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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 40 33 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.56% 7.36% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 7.49% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 10
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £33,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
508 601 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.58% 98.36% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 397 516 556
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (58.21%) Scrum
3 39 (58.21%) User Stories
4 38 (56.72%) SDLC
5 33 (49.25%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (49.25%) TDD
6 32 (47.76%) Web Services
6 32 (47.76%) BDD
7 31 (46.27%) Mentoring
7 31 (46.27%) Java
8 27 (40.30%) Retail
9 24 (35.82%) C#
9 24 (35.82%) SQL
10 22 (32.84%) JUnit
10 22 (32.84%) OOP
10 22 (32.84%) OO
10 22 (32.84%) Spring
10 22 (32.84%) OOD
10 22 (32.84%) MVC
10 22 (32.84%) REST
10 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
10 22 (32.84%) Spring MVC
10 22 (32.84%) JSON
11 21 (31.34%) MySQL
12 20 (29.85%) .NET
13 18 (26.87%) C++
13 18 (26.87%) Degree
14 17 (25.37%) Procedural Programming
15 16 (23.88%) Computer Science

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) RFID
1 8 (11.94%) RS-232
1 8 (11.94%) RS-485
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) MySQL
2 15 (22.39%) Apache Hive
3 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
1 22 (32.84%) JUnit
2 7 (10.45%) Artifactory
2 7 (10.45%) GitLab
2 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.45%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (40.30%) Retail
2 9 (13.43%) Aerospace
3 8 (11.94%) Electronics
3 8 (11.94%) Games
4 4 (5.97%) Avionics
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) Web Services
2 22 (32.84%) JSON
2 22 (32.84%) REST
2 22 (32.84%) Spring
2 22 (32.84%) Spring MVC
3 20 (29.85%) .NET
4 16 (23.88%) J2EE
5 5 (7.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (7.46%) MFC
5 5 (7.46%) OpenGL
5 5 (7.46%) STL
6 4 (5.97%) HTML
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.48%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.49%) CSS
8 1 (1.49%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) Django
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.91%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.94%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (11.94%) Physics
4 6 (8.96%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.97%) Robotics
6 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.99%) Animation
8 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (58.21%) Scrum
3 39 (58.21%) User Stories
4 38 (56.72%) SDLC
5 33 (49.25%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (49.25%) TDD
6 32 (47.76%) BDD
7 31 (46.27%) Mentoring
8 22 (32.84%) MVC
8 22 (32.84%) OO
8 22 (32.84%) OOD
8 22 (32.84%) OOP
9 17 (25.37%) Procedural Programming
10 15 (22.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.45%) DevOps
11 7 (10.45%) Release Management
12 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.97%) Embedded Software Development
14 3 (4.48%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) C#
2 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) C++
4 15 (22.39%) C
5 10 (14.93%) COBOL
6 8 (11.94%) Assembly Language
6 8 (11.94%) Embedded C
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.97%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Ansible
1 7 (10.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) EMC
2 7 (10.45%) hybris
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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