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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 63 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.91% 2.46% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.50% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 20
Median salary £75,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
501 721 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.79% 98.63% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 316 615 672
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 17 (77.27%) C#
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) OOP
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) Delphi
7 6 (27.27%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) VCL
7 6 (27.27%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 4 (18.18%) LESS
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (18.18%) Bitcoin
9 4 (18.18%) React

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) AppVeyor
2 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) VCL
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) LESS
6 4 (18.18%) LINQ
6 4 (18.18%) Ninject
6 4 (18.18%) React
6 4 (18.18%) RESTful
6 4 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Bitcoin
2 4 (18.18%) Blockchain
2 4 (18.18%) Fintech
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) SOLID
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
9 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
9 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Delphi
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PhD
3 1 (4.55%) MCSD
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Nintex