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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 64 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.83% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.12% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
641 627 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.86% 96.76% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 576 587 309
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 31 July 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 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
3 13 (56.52%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 5 (21.74%) Visualfiles
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 5 (21.74%) HTML
9 5 (21.74%) OOP
9 5 (21.74%) OO
10 4 (17.39%) Law
10 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 4 (17.39%) CruiseControl
10 4 (17.39%) WCF
10 4 (17.39%) Android
10 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
2 4 (17.39%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) JSON
5 5 (21.74%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.70%) LINQ
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) WPF
8 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) API Development
8 2 (8.70%) Android Development
8 2 (8.70%) Procedural Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
9 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.35%) Document Management
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Xamarin