The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 52 33 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 50 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.17% 7.09% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 7.19% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 9
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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
504 695 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.64% 98.58% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 316 592 651
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (62.96%) C++
3 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (55.56%) Scrum
4 29 (53.70%) Physics
5 25 (46.30%) Linux
5 25 (46.30%) Python
6 23 (42.59%) Degree
7 20 (37.04%) Embedded Linux
7 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
7 20 (37.04%) C#
7 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
8 18 (33.33%) .NET
9 16 (29.63%) OO
9 16 (29.63%) Mathematics
10 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
12 13 (24.07%) Windows
12 13 (24.07%) PhD
12 13 (24.07%) Web Services
12 13 (24.07%) Embedded Software Development
13 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
14 11 (20.37%) Yocto
15 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
15 10 (18.52%) JSON
15 10 (18.52%) BDD
15 10 (18.52%) SDLC
15 10 (18.52%) REST
15 10 (18.52%) JUnit

Software Engineer 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 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) RTP
2 3 (5.56%) RTSP
2 3 (5.56%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.52%) JUnit
3 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Gradle
4 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.52%) Retail
2 9 (16.67%) Games
3 7 (12.96%) Electronics
4 3 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) Web Services
3 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 11 (20.37%) Yocto
5 10 (18.52%) HTML
5 10 (18.52%) J2EE
5 10 (18.52%) JSON
5 10 (18.52%) REST
5 10 (18.52%) Spring
5 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
6 8 (14.81%) OpenGL
7 7 (12.96%) OpenCV
7 7 (12.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
8 5 (9.26%) HTML5
9 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.56%) FFmpeg
11 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Physics
2 16 (29.63%) Mathematics
3 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
6 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.56%) Streaming Video
8 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) Scrum
3 16 (29.63%) OO
4 13 (24.07%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) BDD
5 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) SDLC
5 10 (18.52%) TDD
6 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.67%) OOD
6 9 (16.67%) OOP
6 9 (16.67%) User Stories
7 8 (14.81%) Image Processing
8 7 (12.96%) Machine Learning
9 6 (11.11%) Computer Vision
10 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
10 4 (7.41%) Open Source
11 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) C++
2 25 (46.30%) Python
3 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
3 20 (37.04%) C#
4 10 (18.52%) Java
4 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.81%) SQL
6 6 (11.11%) C
7 2 (3.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 13 (24.07%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Firmware
2 3 (5.56%) Kamailio
2 3 (5.56%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) hybris
1 3 (5.56%) Tableau
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