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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 27 26 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 55 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.72% 8.30% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.07% 8.45% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 11
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £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
545 651 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.61% 98.19% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 363 582 582
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 £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,200
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 24 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (55.07%) C++
4 33 (47.83%) Scrum
5 31 (44.93%) Degree
6 30 (43.48%) Computer Science
7 27 (39.13%) Linux
7 27 (39.13%) SDLC
8 26 (37.68%) C#
8 26 (37.68%) .NET
9 25 (36.23%) User Stories
9 25 (36.23%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (34.78%) Physics
11 23 (33.33%) Web Services
12 22 (31.88%) OO
12 22 (31.88%) Windows
12 22 (31.88%) Mathematics
13 20 (28.99%) BDD
13 20 (28.99%) TDD
13 20 (28.99%) SQL
14 17 (24.64%) Java
14 17 (24.64%) Retail
14 17 (24.64%) Games
15 16 (23.19%) MVC
15 16 (23.19%) Spring
15 16 (23.19%) JUnit
15 16 (23.19%) Python
15 16 (23.19%) PhD
15 16 (23.19%) OOP
15 16 (23.19%) OOD

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 (10.14%) SaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) RTP
2 3 (4.35%) RTSP
2 3 (4.35%) STUN
3 2 (2.90%) RFID
3 2 (2.90%) RS-232
3 2 (2.90%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) MySQL
2 7 (10.14%) Apache Hive
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) JUnit
2 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) Artifactory
3 5 (7.25%) GitLab
3 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.25%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (24.64%) Games
1 17 (24.64%) Retail
2 11 (15.94%) Aerospace
3 5 (7.25%) Avionics
4 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) .NET
2 23 (33.33%) Web Services
3 16 (23.19%) JSON
3 16 (23.19%) REST
3 16 (23.19%) Spring
3 16 (23.19%) Spring MVC
4 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
5 12 (17.39%) OpenGL
6 10 (14.49%) J2EE
7 8 (11.59%) HTML
8 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.14%) Entity Framework
9 6 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (8.70%) MFC
9 6 (8.70%) OpenCV
9 6 (8.70%) STL
9 6 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (4.35%) FFmpeg
11 1 (1.45%) CSS3
11 1 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 24 (34.78%) Physics
3 22 (31.88%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 6 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (8.70%) Mainframe
5 5 (7.25%) Robotics
6 3 (4.35%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 22 (31.88%) Windows
3 8 (11.59%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (47.83%) Scrum
4 27 (39.13%) SDLC
5 25 (36.23%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (36.23%) User Stories
6 22 (31.88%) OO
7 20 (28.99%) BDD
7 20 (28.99%) TDD
8 16 (23.19%) MVC
8 16 (23.19%) OOD
8 16 (23.19%) OOP
9 15 (21.74%) Mentoring
10 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (18.84%) Embedded Software Development
11 11 (15.94%) Image Processing
12 9 (13.04%) Procedural Programming
13 6 (8.70%) Machine Learning
13 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
14 5 (7.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) C++
2 26 (37.68%) C#
3 20 (28.99%) SQL
4 17 (24.64%) Java
5 16 (23.19%) Python
6 14 (20.29%) C
7 10 (14.49%) COBOL
8 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
8 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.90%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (44.93%) Degree
2 16 (23.19%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Kamailio
1 3 (4.35%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Ansible
1 5 (7.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) hybris
2 2 (2.90%) EMC
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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