The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 61 107
Rank change year-on-year +13 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 71 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.04% 3.57% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 3.74% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,990 £35,000 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,000 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1363 1684 1945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.80% 95.52% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1350 1485
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 35 £42,133 +5.33% 7
High Wycombe +5 10 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Marlow +2 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Amersham -2 7 £33,000 -12.00%
Aylesbury +17 3 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Newport Pagnell - 2 £41,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £31,500 -
Iver - 1 - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 105 (81.40%) C#
2 72 (55.81%) .NET
3 62 (48.06%) HTML
4 59 (45.74%) JavaScript
5 54 (41.86%) SQL
5 54 (41.86%) ASP.NET
6 51 (39.53%) Java
6 51 (39.53%) MVC
7 48 (37.21%) C++
8 46 (35.66%) jQuery
9 45 (34.88%) CSS
10 42 (32.56%) SQL Server
10 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
11 40 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (30.23%) Windows
13 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (26.36%) Linux
15 33 (25.58%) OO
16 30 (23.26%) C
17 29 (22.48%) Mentoring
18 28 (21.71%) Objective-C
18 28 (21.71%) Degree
19 27 (20.93%) XML
20 25 (19.38%) Computer Science
20 25 (19.38%) OOP
20 25 (19.38%) Apple iOS
20 25 (19.38%) Mac OS
21 24 (18.60%) Android
22 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
23 21 (16.28%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.10%) IIS
3 3 (2.33%) Hubot
4 2 (1.55%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.50%) HTTP
2 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.43%) DNS
4 2 (1.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) AMQP
5 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.40%) MySQL
3 12 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.88%) Big Data
5 5 (3.88%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.10%) JIRA
2 4 (3.10%) Subversion
3 3 (2.33%) NUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) JUnit
4 2 (1.55%) Maven
4 2 (1.55%) Mockito
4 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.78%) Gradle
5 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Moq
5 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.78%) MSTest
5 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) Spock
General
1 11 (8.53%) Marketing
2 8 (6.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.10%) Back Office
3 4 (3.10%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (55.81%) .NET
2 62 (48.06%) HTML
3 54 (41.86%) ASP.NET
4 46 (35.66%) jQuery
5 45 (34.88%) CSS
6 40 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (20.93%) XML
8 21 (16.28%) AngularJS
8 21 (16.28%) Web Services
9 15 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (9.30%) WCF
11 11 (8.53%) Apache Flex
12 10 (7.75%) SOAP
13 9 (6.98%) WPF
14 8 (6.20%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (6.20%) Protocol Buffers
14 8 (6.20%) XSL
15 7 (5.43%) HTML5
16 6 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.38%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.18%) Data Structures
3 13 (10.08%) Algorithms
4 11 (8.53%) Social Media
5 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) CUDA
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.23%) Windows
2 34 (26.36%) Linux
3 25 (19.38%) Apple iOS
3 25 (19.38%) Mac OS
4 24 (18.60%) Android
5 2 (1.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.53%) MVC
2 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (25.58%) OO
5 29 (22.48%) Mentoring
6 25 (19.38%) OOP
7 11 (8.53%) Scrum
7 11 (8.53%) TDD
7 11 (8.53%) Translating Business Requirements
8 10 (7.75%) Web Development
9 7 (5.43%) SDLC
9 7 (5.43%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (3.88%) Open Source
10 5 (3.88%) SOLID
11 4 (3.10%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (3.10%) OOD
11 4 (3.10%) Product Management
12 3 (2.33%) SOA
12 3 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 105 (81.40%) C#
2 59 (45.74%) JavaScript
3 54 (41.86%) SQL
4 51 (39.53%) Java
5 48 (37.21%) C++
6 30 (23.26%) C
7 28 (21.71%) Objective-C
8 16 (12.40%) VB.NET
9 14 (10.85%) PHP
9 14 (10.85%) Python
10 11 (8.53%) T-SQL
11 8 (6.20%) Bash Shell
11 8 (6.20%) Perl
11 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
12 7 (5.43%) VC++
13 5 (3.88%) Ruby
14 2 (1.55%) XPath
15 1 (0.78%) Groovy
15 1 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.78%) QNX
3 1 (0.78%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + B/Hols + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Guanteed Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
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