Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +38 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 5.21% 0.36% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 0.37% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
High Wycombe median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -15.79% +35.71%
10th Percentile £28,250 £37,500 £41,625
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £53,375
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%

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 305 541 641
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.35% 98.01% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 254 450 505
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £22,150 £23,450 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £72,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in High Wycombe

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

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 High Wycombe region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) WinForms
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) OOP
5 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
5 5 (31.25%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Qt
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) Algorithms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
1 9 (56.25%) WinForms
1 9 (56.25%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) Qt
3 3 (18.75%) React Native
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (50.00%) OOP
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) API Design
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft