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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 162 101 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 22.88% 25.25% 27.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.00% 26.93% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 148 100 117
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
675 375 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.34% 93.75% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 636 349 438
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 184 (57.68%) JavaScript
2 170 (53.29%) HTML
3 159 (49.84%) CSS
4 141 (44.20%) C#
5 140 (43.89%) .NET
6 136 (42.63%) jQuery
7 113 (35.42%) ASP.NET
8 104 (32.60%) SQL Server
9 103 (32.29%) SQL
10 102 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (27.27%) MVC
12 82 (25.71%) Software Engineering
13 80 (25.08%) XML
14 79 (24.76%) Linux
15 75 (23.51%) Java
16 72 (22.57%) Ajax
17 70 (21.94%) Computer Science
18 69 (21.63%) Web Development
18 69 (21.63%) Degree
19 68 (21.32%) PHP
20 62 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 56 (17.55%) Web Services
22 53 (16.61%) HTML5
23 52 (16.30%) J2EE
24 51 (15.99%) MySQL
24 51 (15.99%) Unit Testing
25 44 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
26 43 (13.48%) Apache
27 42 (13.17%) Struts
27 42 (13.17%) Sun

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (13.48%) Apache
2 36 (11.29%) CMS
3 23 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 20 (6.27%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.02%) Node.js
6 14 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (4.08%) DNN
8 11 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.82%) WordPress
10 6 (1.88%) Drupal
11 4 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.25%) IIS
12 3 (0.94%) Lync
12 3 (0.94%) SAS
13 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 25 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.88%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) GitHub
2 2 (0.63%) Trello
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.08%) Intranet
2 12 (3.76%) HTTP
3 10 (3.13%) Extranet
4 6 (1.88%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (1.25%) Broadband
5 4 (1.25%) VoIP
6 3 (0.94%) Internet
7 2 (0.63%) PBX
8 1 (0.31%) FTP
8 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (32.60%) SQL Server
2 51 (15.99%) MySQL
3 29 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (4.39%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.76%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.76%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 9 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.94%) DTS
13 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.63%) Pentaho
13 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (11.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 32 (10.03%) Git (software)
4 27 (8.46%) JUnit
5 11 (3.45%) Subversion
5 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (2.19%) NUnit
6 7 (2.19%) MSTest
7 3 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.94%) Moq
7 3 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.63%) JIRA
9 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.31%) ProC
9 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (9.09%) Finance
2 25 (7.84%) Marketing
3 20 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.08%) Games
5 8 (2.51%) Retail
6 6 (1.88%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.88%) Automotive
7 3 (0.94%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (53.29%) HTML
2 159 (49.84%) CSS
3 140 (43.89%) .NET
4 136 (42.63%) jQuery
5 113 (35.42%) ASP.NET
6 80 (25.08%) XML
7 72 (22.57%) Ajax
8 62 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (17.55%) Web Services
10 53 (16.61%) HTML5
11 52 (16.30%) J2EE
12 42 (13.17%) Struts
13 41 (12.85%) CSS3
14 40 (12.54%) JSP
15 38 (11.91%) WCF
16 36 (11.29%) EJB
17 35 (10.97%) .NET Framework
18 33 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 27 (8.46%) Servlets
20 21 (6.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (21.94%) Computer Science
2 44 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.64%) Open Source
4 16 (5.02%) User Experience
5 13 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.08%) Physics
6 12 (3.76%) N-Tier
7 11 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.88%) NHS
8 6 (1.88%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.94%) BBC
9 3 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.94%) iPhone
10 2 (0.63%) iSeries
11 1 (0.31%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (24.76%) Linux
2 39 (12.23%) Windows
3 21 (6.58%) UNIX
4 10 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.19%) CentOS
7 4 (1.25%) Fedora
7 4 (1.25%) Android
8 3 (0.94%) Debian
8 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (27.27%) MVC
3 82 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 69 (21.63%) Web Development
5 51 (15.99%) Unit Testing
6 36 (11.29%) OO
7 31 (9.72%) TDD
8 30 (9.40%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (6.58%) OO PHP
10 18 (5.64%) Web Design
11 17 (5.33%) Web Application Development
12 16 (5.02%) UML
13 13 (4.08%) OOP
13 13 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (3.76%) BDD
14 12 (3.76%) SOA
14 12 (3.76%) Scrum
15 11 (3.45%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 184 (57.68%) JavaScript
2 141 (44.20%) C#
3 103 (32.29%) SQL
4 75 (23.51%) Java
5 68 (21.32%) PHP
6 27 (8.46%) VB.NET
7 25 (7.84%) VB
8 23 (7.21%) PHP5
9 18 (5.64%) T-SQL
10 17 (5.33%) PHP4
11 12 (3.76%) Ruby
12 11 (3.45%) C++
13 8 (2.51%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.19%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.57%) C
16 3 (0.94%) ABAP
17 2 (0.63%) RPG
17 2 (0.63%) Groovy
18 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 69 (21.63%) Degree
2 42 (13.17%) Sun Certification
3 23 (7.21%) PhD
4 16 (5.02%) OCPJP
4 16 (5.02%) OCMJD
5 12 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.19%) MCP
6 7 (2.19%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.82%) QA
2 8 (2.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) HDFS
Vendors
1 42 (13.17%) Sun
2 36 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.29%) Oracle
3 14 (4.39%) SAP
4 10 (3.13%) Adobe
5 6 (1.88%) Zend
6 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.94%) Teradata
8 2 (0.63%) Google
8 2 (0.63%) Twitter
8 2 (0.63%) Talend
8 2 (0.63%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.31%) Tableau
9 1 (0.31%) HP
9 1 (0.31%) Cognos
9 1 (0.31%) Siebel
9 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
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