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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 35 25 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 63 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.39% 9.40% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 9.56% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £60,000
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
515 659 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.72% 98.36% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 370 580 611
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (52.24%) Scrum
4 32 (47.76%) User Stories
4 32 (47.76%) SDLC
5 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (43.28%) C++
7 26 (38.81%) C#
7 26 (38.81%) Degree
8 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
8 25 (37.31%) BDD
8 25 (37.31%) Web Services
8 25 (37.31%) TDD
9 23 (34.33%) Retail
9 23 (34.33%) Java
9 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
10 22 (32.84%) .NET
10 22 (32.84%) OO
11 21 (31.34%) Linux
11 21 (31.34%) SQL
12 19 (28.36%) JUnit
12 19 (28.36%) OOP
12 19 (28.36%) Windows
12 19 (28.36%) OOD
12 19 (28.36%) Spring
12 19 (28.36%) MVC
12 19 (28.36%) REST
12 19 (28.36%) Spring MVC
12 19 (28.36%) JSON
12 19 (28.36%) Mathematics

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 5 (7.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.46%) RFID
2 5 (7.46%) RS-232
2 5 (7.46%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) MySQL
2 11 (16.42%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) JUnit
2 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.45%) Artifactory
3 7 (10.45%) GitLab
3 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.45%) Vagrant
4 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (34.33%) Retail
2 14 (20.90%) Games
3 11 (16.42%) Aerospace
4 5 (7.46%) Avionics
4 5 (7.46%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Finance
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) Web Services
2 22 (32.84%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) JSON
3 19 (28.36%) REST
3 19 (28.36%) Spring
3 19 (28.36%) Spring MVC
4 13 (19.40%) J2EE
5 9 (13.43%) OpenGL
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (8.96%) HTML
7 6 (8.96%) MFC
7 6 (8.96%) STL
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.46%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.48%) OpenCV
9 3 (4.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (1.49%) CSS3
10 1 (1.49%) Django
10 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
2 19 (28.36%) Mathematics
3 17 (25.37%) Physics
4 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (7.46%) Mainframe
4 5 (7.46%) Robotics
5 3 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.49%) Animation
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 19 (28.36%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (52.24%) Scrum
4 32 (47.76%) SDLC
4 32 (47.76%) User Stories
5 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (37.31%) BDD
6 25 (37.31%) TDD
7 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
8 22 (32.84%) OO
9 19 (28.36%) MVC
9 19 (28.36%) OOD
9 19 (28.36%) OOP
10 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (17.91%) Procedural Programming
12 8 (11.94%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (11.94%) Image Processing
13 7 (10.45%) DevOps
13 7 (10.45%) Release Management
14 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) C++
2 26 (38.81%) C#
3 23 (34.33%) Java
4 21 (31.34%) SQL
5 14 (20.90%) C
6 9 (13.43%) COBOL
6 9 (13.43%) Python
7 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.46%) Assembly Language
8 5 (7.46%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Degree
2 16 (23.88%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Ansible
1 7 (10.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) EMC
2 4 (5.97%) hybris
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago