Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes 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.

Programmer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 84 119
Rank change year-on-year -32 +35 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 13 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.78% 2.74% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 2.79% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 42
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £38,500 £25,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £51,875 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1593 1651 2559
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 98.33% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1443 2143
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Milton Keynes

Programmer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Programmer in Milton Keynes

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Milton Keynes

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Programmer 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) BBC
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GoogleTest
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Flask
4 1 (7.69%) Grails
4 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
4 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
4 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) BBC
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) API Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com