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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 62 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.30% 2.58% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.70% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £42,450
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
599 592 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.40% 95.33% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 512 536 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (78.79%) C#
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) TDD
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
6 13 (39.39%) CruiseControl
6 13 (39.39%) WCF
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (36.36%) Android
8 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 8 (24.24%) LINQ
9 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (21.21%) Android Development
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) CSS
11 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
11 6 (18.18%) Refactoring
11 6 (18.18%) Scrum
11 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.18%) User Stories
12 5 (15.15%) Coaching
12 5 (15.15%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) CruiseControl
2 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 13 (39.39%) WCF
4 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 8 (24.24%) LINQ
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 5 (15.15%) CSS3
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) WinForms
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.06%) Velocity
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) Flash
9 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) TDD
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Android Development
6 6 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.18%) User Stories
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
7 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Validation
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
9 1 (3.03%) Procedural Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.15%) Ruby
6 5 (15.15%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Xamarin
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
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