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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.11% 1.85% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.96% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 17
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
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
517 560 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.69% 94.28% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 462 485 296
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 £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
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 27 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (85.11%) C#
2 38 (80.85%) .NET
3 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
4 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (48.94%) TDD
7 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
7 22 (46.81%) SQL
8 20 (42.55%) MVC
8 20 (42.55%) T-SQL
9 18 (38.30%) CSS
9 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
10 17 (36.17%) WCF
10 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
11 16 (34.04%) Coaching
11 16 (34.04%) HTML
12 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
12 15 (31.91%) .NET Framework
13 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (27.66%) VB.NET
13 13 (27.66%) WinForms
13 13 (27.66%) CruiseControl
14 12 (25.53%) Windows
14 12 (25.53%) Android
14 12 (25.53%) JSON
14 12 (25.53%) HTML5
14 12 (25.53%) CSS3
15 11 (23.40%) Degree
16 10 (21.28%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
2 13 (27.66%) CruiseControl
3 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.51%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
3 18 (38.30%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) WCF
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 15 (31.91%) .NET Framework
7 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (27.66%) WinForms
8 12 (25.53%) HTML5
8 12 (25.53%) CSS3
8 12 (25.53%) JSON
9 9 (19.15%) Velocity
9 9 (19.15%) LINQ
10 8 (17.02%) jQuery
11 6 (12.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
12 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (4.26%) Ajax
14 1 (2.13%) XML
14 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
1 12 (25.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 20 (42.55%) MVC
4 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
5 16 (34.04%) Coaching
6 9 (19.15%) Data Validation
6 9 (19.15%) Validation
6 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Refactoring
8 7 (14.89%) Android Development
9 6 (12.77%) User Stories
9 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
9 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) Web Development
10 5 (10.64%) Scrum
11 4 (8.51%) OO
12 2 (4.26%) ITSM
12 2 (4.26%) ITIL
12 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) T-SQL
4 13 (27.66%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.77%) Ruby
5 6 (12.77%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCP
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle