Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,356 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.

Software Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 76 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 70 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.22% 3.28% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 3.33% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 88
Milton Keynes median annual salary £35,356 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.61% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,817 £52,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%

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

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 November 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 57 (81.43%) C#
2 49 (70.00%) .NET
3 41 (58.57%) SQL
4 38 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 37 (52.86%) MVC
6 36 (51.43%) jQuery
6 36 (51.43%) CSS
7 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (48.57%) HTML
9 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
10 26 (37.14%) VB.NET
10 26 (37.14%) Windows
11 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
12 20 (28.57%) AngularJS
13 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
13 19 (27.14%) Apple iOS
13 19 (27.14%) Android
14 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
14 18 (25.71%) Java
14 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (24.29%) Linux
15 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
16 16 (22.86%) TDD
16 16 (22.86%) Scrum
16 16 (22.86%) RESTful
16 16 (22.86%) CSS3
17 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
17 15 (21.43%) 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 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
1 1 (1.43%) Apache
1 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) Drupal
1 1 (1.43%) JBoss
1 1 (1.43%) Liferay
1 1 (1.43%) Mule
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.71%) Subversion
6 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.29%) Xcode
7 2 (2.86%) Maven
8 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.43%) Gradle
8 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.43%) JIRA
8 1 (1.43%) JUnit
8 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.43%) NUnit
8 1 (1.43%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) Spock
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (70.00%) .NET
2 36 (51.43%) CSS
2 36 (51.43%) jQuery
3 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 34 (48.57%) HTML
5 20 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
6 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (22.86%) CSS3
7 16 (22.86%) RESTful
8 13 (18.57%) HTML5
9 12 (17.14%) Kendo UI
9 12 (17.14%) XML
9 12 (17.14%) XSLT
10 10 (14.29%) Node.js
11 9 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (12.86%) WPF
12 6 (8.57%) React
12 6 (8.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Fintech
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) Android
2 19 (27.14%) Apple iOS
3 17 (24.29%) Linux
4 9 (12.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) MVC
2 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
4 16 (22.86%) Scrum
4 16 (22.86%) TDD
5 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (18.57%) Microservices
8 12 (17.14%) CRM
9 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
10 10 (14.29%) Android Development
10 10 (14.29%) iOS Development
11 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (8.57%) SOLID
13 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
13 5 (7.14%) OO
13 5 (7.14%) SDLC
14 4 (5.71%) Extreme Programming
14 4 (5.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) C#
2 41 (58.57%) SQL
3 38 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 26 (37.14%) VB.NET
5 18 (25.71%) Java
6 12 (17.14%) C++
7 10 (14.29%) C
8 9 (12.86%) Objective-C
9 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.71%) Python
11 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 2 (2.86%) Ruby
12 1 (1.43%) Groovy
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.29%) PhD
4 1 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) Sun
4 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) Telerik
5 1 (1.43%) Apigee
5 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.43%) OpenText
5 1 (1.43%) WSO2