The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 62 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.54% 1.72% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 1.83% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 26
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
669 383 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.49% 93.87% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 634 344 431
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £23,776
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Northampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 21 (77.78%) .NET
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
4 20 (74.07%) CSS
5 19 (70.37%) HTML
6 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 14 (51.85%) MVC
8 14 (51.85%) jQuery
9 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) CSS3
10 8 (29.63%) Ajax
11 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
12 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
12 6 (22.22%) Web Development
13 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
13 5 (18.52%) Web Services
13 5 (18.52%) CMS
14 4 (14.81%) NUnit
14 4 (14.81%) Finance
14 4 (14.81%) XML
14 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
14 4 (14.81%) MSTest
14 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) DNN
3 2 (7.41%) WordPress
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) NUnit
2 4 (14.81%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 19 (70.37%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (51.85%) jQuery
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (29.63%) HTML5
7 8 (29.63%) CSS3
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
8 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (11.11%) JSON
10 3 (11.11%) WinForms
11 2 (7.41%) Velocity
11 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.11%) Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Data Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) SEO
7 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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