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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 59 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.94% 2.21% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.35% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 20
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +18.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £50,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
591 597 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.79% 94.16% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 522 517 328
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015, 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 34 (80.95%) C#
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) TDD
5 21 (50.00%) SQL
6 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
7 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 18 (42.86%) MVC
8 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
8 16 (38.10%) WCF
8 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
9 15 (35.71%) HTML
9 15 (35.71%) CSS
10 14 (33.33%) Coaching
11 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
11 13 (30.95%) CruiseControl
12 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
12 12 (28.57%) Android
13 11 (26.19%) HTML5
13 11 (26.19%) Degree
13 11 (26.19%) JSON
13 11 (26.19%) CSS3
13 11 (26.19%) Windows
13 11 (26.19%) WinForms
14 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 13 (30.95%) CruiseControl
3 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 16 (38.10%) WCF
4 15 (35.71%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
5 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) JSON
6 11 (26.19%) WinForms
6 11 (26.19%) HTML5
6 11 (26.19%) CSS3
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (21.43%) LINQ
9 8 (19.05%) Velocity
10 6 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (11.90%) jQuery
12 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 3 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 1 (2.38%) Web Services
13 1 (2.38%) XML
13 1 (2.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Android
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) TDD
3 18 (42.86%) MVC
4 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 14 (33.33%) Coaching
7 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Data Validation
8 8 (19.05%) Validation
8 8 (19.05%) Refactoring
9 7 (16.67%) User Stories
9 7 (16.67%) Android Development
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
10 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.52%) Web Development
12 2 (4.76%) ITSM
12 2 (4.76%) ITIL
12 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
12 2 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
4 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 6 (14.29%) Ruby
6 6 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash
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