The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 49 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.41% 1.26% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.28% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 11
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software 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
475 705 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.38% 98.46% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 292 640 589
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Northampton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) OOP
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) WPF
7 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
7 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (26.09%) Physics
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
7 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 6 (26.09%) Games
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) VCL
7 6 (26.09%) PhD
7 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 6 (26.09%) C++
8 5 (21.74%) Delphi
8 5 (21.74%) C
8 5 (21.74%) Firmware
9 4 (17.39%) Image Processing
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Embedded C

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LabWindows
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DTS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) WCF
4 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
4 6 (26.09%) VCL
4 6 (26.09%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 6 (26.09%) Physics
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) OOP
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
2 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Image Processing
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) C
3 5 (21.74%) Delphi
4 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) HND
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
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