The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 25 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 46 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.52% 0.96% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 1.00% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 22
Average salary £41,750 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average 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
529 502 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.96% 95.98% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 361 476 446
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

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 13 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (65.91%) Scrum
4 56 (63.64%) User Stories
5 52 (59.09%) Mentoring
6 48 (54.55%) TDD
7 46 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (50.00%) Retail
8 44 (50.00%) Java
9 41 (46.59%) BDD
10 40 (45.45%) SDLC
10 40 (45.45%) Web Services
11 33 (37.50%) C#
12 28 (31.82%) MVC
13 27 (30.68%) SQL
13 27 (30.68%) MySQL
14 26 (29.55%) OOD
14 26 (29.55%) OOP
14 26 (29.55%) Spring
14 26 (29.55%) JSON
14 26 (29.55%) REST
14 26 (29.55%) Spring MVC
15 25 (28.41%) Apache Hive
15 25 (28.41%) OO
15 25 (28.41%) JUnit
16 24 (27.27%) J2EE
16 24 (27.27%) Git (software)
17 20 (22.73%) Procedural Programming
18 18 (20.45%) C
19 17 (19.32%) .NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) RFID
1 10 (11.36%) RS-232
1 10 (11.36%) RS-485
1 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) MySQL
2 25 (28.41%) Apache Hive
3 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) JUnit
2 24 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (19.32%) Artifactory
3 17 (19.32%) GitLab
3 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
3 17 (19.32%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (50.00%) Retail
2 10 (11.36%) Electronics
3 4 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (2.27%) Games
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) Web Services
2 26 (29.55%) JSON
2 26 (29.55%) REST
2 26 (29.55%) Spring
2 26 (29.55%) Spring MVC
3 24 (27.27%) J2EE
4 17 (19.32%) .NET
5 4 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.41%) CSS
7 2 (2.27%) Ajax
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
8 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.14%) CSS3
8 1 (1.14%) Django
8 1 (1.14%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.27%) Animation
3 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Linux
2 15 (17.05%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (65.91%) Scrum
4 56 (63.64%) User Stories
5 52 (59.09%) Mentoring
6 48 (54.55%) TDD
7 46 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (46.59%) BDD
9 40 (45.45%) SDLC
10 28 (31.82%) MVC
11 26 (29.55%) OOD
11 26 (29.55%) OOP
12 25 (28.41%) OO
13 20 (22.73%) Procedural Programming
14 17 (19.32%) DevOps
14 17 (19.32%) Release Management
15 14 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (7.95%) Pair Programming
17 2 (2.27%) CRM
17 2 (2.27%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) C#
3 27 (30.68%) SQL
4 18 (20.45%) C
5 10 (11.36%) Assembly Language
5 10 (11.36%) Embedded C
6 8 (9.09%) COBOL
7 6 (6.82%) C++
7 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (19.32%) Ansible
1 17 (19.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) EMC
2 8 (9.09%) hybris
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
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