The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 73 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.46% 0.29% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.30% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +1.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.45% 96.47% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 585 308 400
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
Northamptonshire

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Northampton region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Northampton

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) CMS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) DNN
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) MCP
7 1 (12.50%) MCAD
7 1 (12.50%) UML

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (62.50%) Web Design
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCAD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP