The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,356 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 June 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 / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 74 79
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 54 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.96% 2.11% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 2.19% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 35
Median salary £35,356 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.61% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,905 £40,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91%  

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 874 821 1476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 96.14% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 659 683 1191
Median salary £43,463 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.72% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 68 (77.27%) C#
2 61 (69.32%) Java
3 52 (59.09%) C++
4 47 (53.41%) Linux
5 43 (48.86%) Windows
6 38 (43.18%) C
6 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
7 37 (42.05%) Objective-C
8 34 (38.64%) Android
8 34 (38.64%) Apple iOS
9 33 (37.50%) Mac OS
10 30 (34.09%) OO
11 29 (32.95%) Degree
12 27 (30.68%) HTML
13 26 (29.55%) TDD
14 25 (28.41%) OOP
14 25 (28.41%) Data Structures
15 24 (27.27%) .NET
16 22 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
17 21 (23.86%) MVC
17 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
18 20 (22.73%) Mentoring
19 19 (21.59%) Algorithms
19 19 (21.59%) SQL
20 18 (20.45%) CSS
20 18 (20.45%) Web Services
21 17 (19.32%) XML
21 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration

Software Developer 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 6 (6.82%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) SAS
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) Liferay
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Intranet
2 2 (2.27%) AMQP
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.23%) MySQL
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) Big Data
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) Xcode
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) NUnit
4 3 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.27%) Gradle
5 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) Mockito
5 2 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.27%) Spock
6 1 (1.14%) MSTest
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) HTML
2 24 (27.27%) .NET
3 22 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (20.45%) CSS
4 18 (20.45%) Web Services
5 17 (19.32%) XML
6 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 14 (15.91%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.77%) WCF
9 12 (13.64%) jQuery
9 12 (13.64%) SOAP
10 11 (12.50%) RESTful
11 10 (11.36%) HTML5
11 10 (11.36%) XSLT
12 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (9.09%) WPF
14 7 (7.95%) Entity Framework
14 7 (7.95%) LAMP
14 7 (7.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Data Structures
2 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
3 19 (21.59%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (53.41%) Linux
2 43 (48.86%) Windows
3 34 (38.64%) Android
3 34 (38.64%) Apple iOS
4 33 (37.50%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
3 30 (34.09%) OO
4 26 (29.55%) TDD
5 25 (28.41%) OOP
6 21 (23.86%) MVC
7 20 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (18.18%) Scrum
10 11 (12.50%) Web Development
11 9 (10.23%) Microservices
11 9 (10.23%) SOA
12 7 (7.95%) Open Source
12 7 (7.95%) Prototyping
12 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.82%) Cross-Browser Development
13 6 (6.82%) Information Assurance
13 6 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (6.82%) Web Design
14 4 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (77.27%) C#
2 61 (69.32%) Java
3 52 (59.09%) C++
4 38 (43.18%) C
5 37 (42.05%) Objective-C
6 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (21.59%) SQL
8 14 (15.91%) PHP
9 9 (10.23%) Ruby
10 8 (9.09%) Python
11 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
12 6 (6.82%) XPath
13 3 (3.41%) Groovy
14 2 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (32.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.27%) PhD
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Apigee
4 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.14%) OpenText
4 1 (1.14%) Sun
4 1 (1.14%) WSO2
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