The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 80 85 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.18% 0.49% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.51% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 821 972 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 95.48% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 664 771 853
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Objective-C
4 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Android
6 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) WCF
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) SAS
8 2 (13.33%) JMS
8 2 (13.33%) VC++
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) CSS

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) NUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Spock
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (13.33%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Redux
4 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) C++
4 8 (53.33%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (13.33%) VC++
6 1 (6.67%) Groovy
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle