Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

Software Developer
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 35 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 3.23% 2.82% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 2.89% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 28
High Wycombe median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -12.26% -13.89%
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -6.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. 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
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies in High Wycombe with a recognized job title 277 346 422
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.28% 97.46% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 244 288 371
High Wycombe median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,350 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £66,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in High Wycombe

Software Developer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in High Wycombe

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the High Wycombe region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) C++
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (33.33%) API Design
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) C

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) API Design
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft