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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 102 159 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.59% 25.60% 19.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.03% 26.86% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 93 144 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
599 592 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.40% 95.33% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 512 536 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 118 (58.71%) C#
2 116 (57.71%) .NET
3 103 (51.24%) MVC
4 96 (47.76%) SQL Server
5 94 (46.77%) ASP.NET
6 91 (45.27%) JavaScript
7 86 (42.79%) HTML
7 86 (42.79%) SQL
8 77 (38.31%) CSS
9 71 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (34.33%) VB.NET
11 57 (28.36%) TDD
12 47 (23.38%) Git (software)
13 46 (22.89%) WCF
14 45 (22.39%) Java
15 42 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 41 (20.40%) jQuery
17 40 (19.90%) Finance
18 39 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
19 34 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (16.92%) Software Engineering
20 33 (16.42%) Degree
20 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
20 33 (16.42%) OO
20 33 (16.42%) Web Services
21 31 (15.42%) JSON
21 31 (15.42%) .NET Framework
22 30 (14.93%) HTML5
23 28 (13.93%) BDD
23 28 (13.93%) Ruby

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (11.44%) Node.js
2 11 (5.47%) CMS
3 10 (4.98%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.99%) SAS
5 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.49%) Apache
5 3 (1.49%) WordPress
5 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.00%) IIS
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.50%) DNN
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) SSL
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (47.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.94%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.96%) MySQL
3 18 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (7.46%) Big Data
5 14 (6.97%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.50%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 47 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.44%) Visual Studio
3 22 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.46%) CruiseControl
5 10 (4.98%) Mercurial
6 8 (3.98%) Subversion
7 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.99%) JUnit
8 4 (1.99%) Bower
8 4 (1.99%) Grunt
9 2 (1.00%) JIRA
9 2 (1.00%) Selenium
9 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.50%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.50%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 40 (19.90%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Law
2 7 (3.48%) Back Office
3 6 (2.99%) Retail
4 5 (2.49%) Games
4 5 (2.49%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (57.71%) .NET
2 94 (46.77%) ASP.NET
3 86 (42.79%) HTML
4 77 (38.31%) CSS
5 46 (22.89%) WCF
6 42 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (20.40%) jQuery
8 39 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (16.42%) Web Services
10 31 (15.42%) JSON
10 31 (15.42%) .NET Framework
11 30 (14.93%) HTML5
12 27 (13.43%) RESTful
12 27 (13.43%) XML
13 21 (10.45%) CSS3
14 19 (9.45%) WinForms
15 17 (8.46%) Ajax
15 17 (8.46%) Spring
15 17 (8.46%) Entity Framework
16 16 (7.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.98%) User Experience
5 9 (4.48%) Open Source
6 5 (2.49%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.49%) Physics
7 4 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.49%) NHS
8 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.00%) iPhone
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.96%) Windows
2 17 (8.46%) Linux
2 17 (8.46%) Android
3 9 (4.48%) UNIX
4 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (51.24%) MVC
2 71 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (28.36%) TDD
4 34 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (16.92%) Software Engineering
5 33 (16.42%) OO
6 28 (13.93%) BDD
7 25 (12.44%) OOP
8 23 (11.44%) Web Application Development
9 21 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.96%) E-Commerce
11 17 (8.46%) Web Development
12 15 (7.46%) Data Modelling
12 15 (7.46%) ETL
13 13 (6.47%) Scrum
14 12 (5.97%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.47%) Mentoring
16 10 (4.98%) Android Development
17 8 (3.98%) Business Analysis
18 6 (2.99%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (58.71%) C#
2 91 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 86 (42.79%) SQL
4 69 (34.33%) VB.NET
5 45 (22.39%) Java
6 28 (13.93%) Ruby
7 24 (11.94%) T-SQL
7 24 (11.94%) VB
8 19 (9.45%) PHP
9 5 (2.49%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (16.42%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) PhD
3 3 (1.49%) MCP
3 3 (1.49%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.00%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.00%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) HDFS
Vendors
1 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.97%) Oracle
3 11 (5.47%) Sybase
4 9 (4.48%) Xamarin
5 7 (3.48%) Teradata
6 5 (2.49%) Zend
7 3 (1.49%) Sun
8 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.50%) Informatica
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) MKS
9 1 (0.50%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.50%) hybris
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
9 1 (0.50%) Google
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