The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 161 94 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.39% 27.49% 31.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.35% 28.48% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 157 88 125
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 330 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.21% 96.49% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 593 310 401
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Northamptonshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Northampton region.

Developer Salary Trend in Northampton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 167 (49.26%) JavaScript
2 165 (48.67%) .NET
3 157 (46.31%) HTML
4 151 (44.54%) C#
5 138 (40.71%) CSS
6 121 (35.69%) ASP.NET
7 119 (35.10%) SQL
8 115 (33.92%) SQL Server
9 113 (33.33%) jQuery
10 79 (23.30%) Linux
11 76 (22.42%) PHP
11 76 (22.42%) MVC
12 75 (22.12%) Software Engineering
13 74 (21.83%) Computer Science
14 69 (20.35%) Web Development
15 68 (20.06%) Java
15 68 (20.06%) XML
16 64 (18.88%) Degree
16 64 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
17 62 (18.29%) MySQL
18 60 (17.70%) Ajax
19 52 (15.34%) Unit Testing
19 52 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 49 (14.45%) J2EE
20 49 (14.45%) Web Services
20 49 (14.45%) Windows
21 46 (13.57%) Enterprise Software
21 46 (13.57%) VB.NET
21 46 (13.57%) Microsoft
22 45 (13.27%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (11.80%) CMS
2 35 (10.32%) Apache
3 30 (8.85%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (4.72%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.13%) DNN
7 11 (3.24%) WordPress
8 9 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (2.36%) Drupal
9 8 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (2.06%) Node.js
10 7 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.18%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.59%) SAS
12 2 (0.59%) IIS
12 2 (0.59%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.95%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.59%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) GitHub
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.54%) HTTP
2 8 (2.36%) Intranet
2 8 (2.36%) Extranet
3 7 (2.06%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (1.77%) Broadband
5 4 (1.18%) VoIP
6 3 (0.88%) PBX
7 2 (0.59%) Internet
8 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.29%) FTP
8 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (33.92%) SQL Server
2 62 (18.29%) MySQL
3 43 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (5.01%) Oracle Database
8 14 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.95%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.06%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.77%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.59%) SAP BW
16 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.59%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (11.50%) Visual Studio
2 33 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 32 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (7.37%) JUnit
5 12 (3.54%) Subversion
6 10 (2.95%) NUnit
6 10 (2.95%) Moq
6 10 (2.95%) MSTest
7 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.29%) LSMW
10 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.29%) Selenium
10 1 (0.29%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 31 (9.14%) Marketing
2 28 (8.26%) Finance
3 23 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.42%) Games
5 7 (2.06%) Retail
6 6 (1.77%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.77%) Automotive
7 4 (1.18%) Billing
8 2 (0.59%) Law
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
8 2 (0.59%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (48.67%) .NET
2 157 (46.31%) HTML
3 138 (40.71%) CSS
4 121 (35.69%) ASP.NET
5 113 (33.33%) jQuery
6 68 (20.06%) XML
7 60 (17.70%) Ajax
8 52 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (14.45%) J2EE
9 49 (14.45%) Web Services
10 45 (13.27%) .NET Framework
10 45 (13.27%) HTML5
11 39 (11.50%) JSP
12 37 (10.91%) EJB
12 37 (10.91%) WCF
13 36 (10.62%) Struts
14 35 (10.32%) WPF
15 33 (9.73%) CSS3
16 31 (9.14%) Servlets
17 26 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (21.83%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.57%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.49%) Open Source
4 15 (4.42%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.42%) Physics
5 14 (4.13%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (2.65%) BBC
7 8 (2.36%) NHS
8 6 (1.77%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.59%) iPhone
11 1 (0.29%) iSeries
11 1 (0.29%) Social Media
11 1 (0.29%) iPad
11 1 (0.29%) Replication
11 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 79 (23.30%) Linux
2 49 (14.45%) Windows
3 15 (4.42%) UNIX
4 14 (4.13%) CentOS
5 8 (2.36%) Fedora
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.18%) Android
7 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.88%) Debian
7 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.42%) MVC
2 75 (22.12%) Software Engineering
3 69 (20.35%) Web Development
4 64 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (15.34%) Unit Testing
6 37 (10.91%) OO
7 36 (10.62%) TDD
8 35 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 29 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (6.19%) OO PHP
11 19 (5.60%) UML
11 19 (5.60%) Web Design
11 19 (5.60%) Web Application Development
12 17 (5.01%) OOP
13 16 (4.72%) OOD
13 16 (4.72%) Scrum
14 15 (4.42%) Data Modelling
15 13 (3.83%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (3.83%) Change Management
16 12 (3.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 167 (49.26%) JavaScript
2 151 (44.54%) C#
3 119 (35.10%) SQL
4 76 (22.42%) PHP
5 68 (20.06%) Java
6 46 (13.57%) VB.NET
7 33 (9.73%) T-SQL
8 26 (7.67%) VB
9 21 (6.19%) PHP5
10 15 (4.42%) VB6
11 14 (4.13%) ActionScript
12 13 (3.83%) VBA
13 11 (3.24%) PHP4
14 7 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.06%) C++
15 6 (1.77%) C
15 6 (1.77%) Ruby
16 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
18 3 (0.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (18.88%) Degree
2 36 (10.62%) Sun Certification
3 28 (8.26%) PhD
4 14 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.54%) OCPJP
5 12 (3.54%) OCMJD
6 11 (3.24%) MCP
6 11 (3.24%) MCAD
7 9 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) SLA
2 4 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) HDFS
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.62%) Sun
3 31 (9.14%) Oracle
4 29 (8.55%) SAP
5 15 (4.42%) Zend
6 8 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.77%) Adobe
8 2 (0.59%) Teradata
8 2 (0.59%) Talend
9 1 (0.29%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.29%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.29%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.29%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Loads of Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens + Superb working Enviroment +
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Retail Assist
Salary: Attractive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago