Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 97 128
Rank change year-on-year +52 +31 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 151 84 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.23% 2.69% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 2.75% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 144 88 96
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £28,814 £28,524 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,595 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 70 £35,356 -11.61% 2
Aylesbury +11 27 £44,000 +3.53% 4
Marlow - 18 £40,000 -
High Wycombe +38 16 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Amersham -7 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Gerrards Cross -12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 125 (82.78%) C#
2 112 (74.17%) .NET
3 92 (60.93%) JavaScript
3 92 (60.93%) SQL
4 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (48.34%) ASP.NET
6 69 (45.70%) CSS
7 66 (43.71%) MVC
8 64 (42.38%) SQL Server
9 57 (37.75%) jQuery
9 57 (37.75%) HTML
10 43 (28.48%) Windows
11 41 (27.15%) Visual Studio
12 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
13 39 (25.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (25.17%) VB.NET
15 36 (23.84%) Degree
16 31 (20.53%) Web Services
16 31 (20.53%) AngularJS
17 30 (19.87%) Git (software)
18 29 (19.21%) C++
19 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
20 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
21 24 (15.89%) Scrum
21 24 (15.89%) Computer Science
22 23 (15.23%) .NET Framework
22 23 (15.23%) Oracle
23 22 (14.57%) TDD
23 22 (14.57%) Apple iOS
24 21 (13.91%) XML

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 8 (5.30%) IIS
2 5 (3.31%) CMS
3 4 (2.65%) EPiServer
3 4 (2.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) Drupal
4 1 (0.66%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) Liferay
4 1 (0.66%) Mule
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) SaaS
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.91%) HTTP
2 13 (8.61%) DNS
3 11 (7.28%) Intranet
4 8 (5.30%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.99%) Internet
5 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.66%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (42.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.93%) MySQL
3 12 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.28%) MariaDB
5 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (27.15%) Visual Studio
2 30 (19.87%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (8.61%) Subversion
5 5 (3.31%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.31%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.65%) JIRA
7 3 (1.99%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.99%) Xcode
8 2 (1.32%) Maven
9 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.66%) Gradle
9 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.66%) JUnit
9 1 (0.66%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.66%) NUnit
9 1 (0.66%) Protractor
9 1 (0.66%) Spock
General
1 17 (11.26%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Back Office
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.66%) Games
4 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (74.17%) .NET
2 73 (48.34%) ASP.NET
3 69 (45.70%) CSS
4 57 (37.75%) HTML
4 57 (37.75%) jQuery
5 39 (25.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (20.53%) AngularJS
6 31 (20.53%) Web Services
7 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (15.23%) .NET Framework
9 21 (13.91%) XML
10 20 (13.25%) WPF
11 18 (11.92%) Node.js
12 17 (11.26%) CSS3
12 17 (11.26%) RESTful
13 16 (10.60%) WCF
13 16 (10.60%) WinForms
14 14 (9.27%) HTML5
15 12 (7.95%) Kendo UI
15 12 (7.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (6.62%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.30%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.64%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.66%) EPoS
9 1 (0.66%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.48%) Windows
2 22 (14.57%) Apple iOS
3 19 (12.58%) Android
3 19 (12.58%) Linux
4 14 (9.27%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (43.71%) MVC
3 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.89%) Scrum
5 22 (14.57%) TDD
6 17 (11.26%) Multithreading
6 17 (11.26%) Unit Testing
7 15 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.27%) OOP
9 13 (8.61%) Microservices
10 12 (7.95%) CRM
11 11 (7.28%) Mobile Development
12 10 (6.62%) Android Development
12 10 (6.62%) iOS Development
12 10 (6.62%) OO
13 8 (5.30%) Mathematics
13 8 (5.30%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.97%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (3.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (82.78%) C#
2 92 (60.93%) JavaScript
2 92 (60.93%) SQL
3 38 (25.17%) VB.NET
4 29 (19.21%) C++
5 18 (11.92%) Java
6 15 (9.93%) C
7 9 (5.96%) Objective-C
7 9 (5.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.65%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) Ruby
10 1 (0.66%) Groovy
10 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (23.84%) Degree
2 13 (8.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.99%) MCTS
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.99%) PhD
4 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.23%) Oracle
3 3 (1.99%) Sun
3 3 (1.99%) Telerik
4 2 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) Apigee
5 1 (0.66%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.66%) OpenText
5 1 (0.66%) WSO2