The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 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 155 102 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 23.00% 27.20% 31.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.14% 28.41% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 147 97 121
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 359 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.25% 95.73% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 593 340 396
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 176 (56.23%) JavaScript
2 167 (53.35%) HTML
3 152 (48.56%) CSS
4 138 (44.09%) .NET
5 132 (42.17%) C#
6 123 (39.30%) jQuery
7 109 (34.82%) ASP.NET
8 106 (33.87%) SQL Server
9 99 (31.63%) SQL
10 81 (25.88%) MVC
11 80 (25.56%) Linux
12 78 (24.92%) PHP
13 74 (23.64%) Software Engineering
14 73 (23.32%) XML
15 69 (22.04%) Ajax
16 68 (21.73%) Java
17 67 (21.41%) Computer Science
18 66 (21.09%) Web Development
19 63 (20.13%) MySQL
20 62 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
20 62 (19.81%) Degree
21 57 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
22 54 (17.25%) Web Services
23 49 (15.65%) Unit Testing
24 47 (15.02%) J2EE
25 45 (14.38%) HTML5
26 43 (13.74%) Windows
27 42 (13.42%) Enterprise Software
28 40 (12.78%) OO
28 40 (12.78%) CMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (12.78%) CMS
2 38 (12.14%) Apache
3 17 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.79%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.47%) DNN
6 12 (3.83%) Node.js
7 11 (3.51%) WordPress
7 11 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.56%) Drupal
9 4 (1.28%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.96%) SAS
11 2 (0.64%) Lync
11 2 (0.64%) IIS
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.83%) HTTP
2 8 (2.56%) Intranet
2 8 (2.56%) Extranet
3 6 (1.92%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (1.60%) Broadband
5 4 (1.28%) VoIP
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
6 2 (0.64%) PBX
7 1 (0.32%) FTP
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 63 (20.13%) MySQL
3 25 (7.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.19%) Data Mining
9 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.88%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.64%) Big Data
11 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.64%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 34 (10.86%) Visual Studio
3 31 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.35%) JUnit
5 12 (3.83%) Subversion
6 9 (2.88%) NUnit
6 9 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.88%) MSTest
7 7 (2.24%) Moq
8 6 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.32%) ProC
11 1 (0.32%) LSMW
11 1 (0.32%) JIRA
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (9.58%) Marketing
2 26 (8.31%) Finance
3 21 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.15%) Games
5 7 (2.24%) Retail
6 6 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.92%) Automotive
7 4 (1.28%) Billing
8 3 (0.96%) Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (53.35%) HTML
2 152 (48.56%) CSS
3 138 (44.09%) .NET
4 123 (39.30%) jQuery
5 109 (34.82%) ASP.NET
6 73 (23.32%) XML
7 69 (22.04%) Ajax
8 57 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (17.25%) Web Services
10 47 (15.02%) J2EE
11 45 (14.38%) HTML5
12 37 (11.82%) JSP
12 37 (11.82%) .NET Framework
13 36 (11.50%) CSS3
13 36 (11.50%) WCF
13 36 (11.50%) Struts
14 34 (10.86%) EJB
15 28 (8.95%) Servlets
15 28 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 26 (8.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.41%) Computer Science
2 42 (13.42%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (6.71%) Open Source
4 13 (4.15%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.15%) Physics
5 12 (3.83%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.88%) BBC
8 8 (2.56%) NHS
9 6 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.64%) iPhone
12 1 (0.32%) AS400
12 1 (0.32%) Replication
12 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.32%) iPad
12 1 (0.32%) iSeries
12 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.56%) Linux
2 43 (13.74%) Windows
3 18 (5.75%) UNIX
4 12 (3.83%) CentOS
5 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.24%) Fedora
7 6 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.96%) Debian
8 3 (0.96%) Android
8 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.88%) MVC
2 74 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 66 (21.09%) Web Development
4 62 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (15.65%) Unit Testing
6 40 (12.78%) OO
7 34 (10.86%) E-Commerce
8 32 (10.22%) TDD
9 24 (7.67%) OO PHP
10 20 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (6.39%) Web Design
11 19 (6.07%) Web Application Development
12 18 (5.75%) UML
13 15 (4.79%) OOP
14 13 (4.15%) Data Modelling
14 13 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (3.83%) OOD
15 12 (3.83%) SOA
15 12 (3.83%) Scrum
16 9 (2.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 176 (56.23%) JavaScript
2 132 (42.17%) C#
3 99 (31.63%) SQL
4 78 (24.92%) PHP
5 68 (21.73%) Java
6 28 (8.95%) VB.NET
7 23 (7.35%) PHP5
8 21 (6.71%) VB
9 19 (6.07%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.47%) PHP4
11 13 (4.15%) ActionScript
12 10 (3.19%) C++
13 9 (2.88%) Ruby
14 6 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.60%) C
16 4 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
17 3 (0.96%) ABAP
18 1 (0.32%) SAPscript
18 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.32%) RPG
Qualifications
1 62 (19.81%) Degree
2 36 (11.50%) Sun Certification
3 24 (7.67%) PhD
4 13 (4.15%) OCPJP
4 13 (4.15%) OCMJD
4 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.88%) MCP
5 9 (2.88%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.19%) SLA
2 5 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) HDFS
1 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (11.50%) Sun
1 36 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.90%) Oracle
3 14 (4.47%) SAP
4 12 (3.83%) Zend
5 8 (2.56%) Adobe
6 7 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.96%) Teradata
8 2 (0.64%) Talend
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos
9 1 (0.32%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.32%) Twitter
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrews
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Health, Pension et al
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago