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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 59 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 10 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.50% 1.63% 7.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.70% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 32
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,250 £42,500
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
635 352 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.35% 95.65% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 586 333 396
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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (80.77%) C#
1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
5 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (53.85%) Ajax
7 11 (42.31%) XML
7 11 (42.31%) jQuery
8 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) MVC
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 7 (26.92%) HTML5
10 7 (26.92%) CSS3
11 6 (23.08%) CMS
12 5 (19.23%) PHP
12 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
12 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
12 5 (19.23%) Web Design
12 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (19.23%) Marketing
12 5 (19.23%) Web Development
12 5 (19.23%) DNN
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (19.23%) Open Source
12 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (15.38%) VB.NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (23.08%) CMS
2 5 (19.23%) DNN
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Node.js
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.85%) Drupal
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) MSTest
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (53.85%) Ajax
6 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 11 (42.31%) XML
7 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (26.92%) HTML5
9 7 (26.92%) CSS3
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (11.54%) XSLT
10 3 (11.54%) WPF
10 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 1 (3.85%) ExpressJS
12 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) Web Design
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
2 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Database Security
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) OpenUP
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCAD
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter