The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Software Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 77 101
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 4 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 2.17% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 4
Median salary £36,250 £33,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.84% +10.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £33,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 845 1006 1158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.46% 95.00% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 680 790 874
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Milton Keynes

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Milton Keynes

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Software Analyst 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 Software Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) QA
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

Software Analyst 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA