The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 24 26 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 5.03% 5.16% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 5.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -11.11%  
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 High Wycombe. 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
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 194 208 293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 97.49% 97.65% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 166 178 246
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 High Wycombe

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in High Wycombe

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 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 High Wycombe region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Product Management
6 1 (9.09%) Qt
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
6 1 (9.09%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
4 1 (9.09%) Qt
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Product Management
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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