The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 36 15 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 70 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.27% 12.70% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 14.17% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 23
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
358 494 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.95% 89.66% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 293 328 448
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) Scrum
3 35 (43.75%) HTML
4 34 (42.50%) C#
5 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
6 31 (38.75%) Java
7 30 (37.50%) CSS
7 30 (37.50%) MVC
8 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
9 26 (32.50%) Degree
9 26 (32.50%) .NET
10 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
11 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 22 (27.50%) Web Services
12 21 (26.25%) TDD
12 21 (26.25%) Spring
12 21 (26.25%) HTML5
13 20 (25.00%) C++
14 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
15 18 (22.50%) J2EE
15 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
16 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (21.25%) Linux
17 16 (20.00%) REST
18 15 (18.75%) Web Development
18 15 (18.75%) Spring MVC
18 15 (18.75%) OOP
19 14 (17.50%) JUnit
19 14 (17.50%) JSON
19 14 (17.50%) BDD

Software Engineering
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 5 (6.25%) SAS
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SPSS
2 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) MySQL
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.75%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.25%) DB2
8 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) JUnit
3 11 (13.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.00%) Grunt
6 8 (10.00%) gulp
7 6 (7.50%) Selenium
8 5 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 5 (6.25%) Gradle
8 5 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.75%) GitLab
10 3 (3.75%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.25%) JMeter
12 1 (1.25%) NUnit
12 1 (1.25%) TestNG
12 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (15.00%) Retail
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Games
4 5 (6.25%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (48.75%) Developer
2 35 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.25%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Architect
8 7 (8.75%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) HTML
2 30 (37.50%) CSS
3 26 (32.50%) .NET
4 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 22 (27.50%) Web Services
5 21 (26.25%) HTML5
5 21 (26.25%) Spring
6 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.50%) J2EE
8 16 (20.00%) REST
9 15 (18.75%) Spring MVC
10 14 (17.50%) JSON
11 12 (15.00%) CSS3
11 12 (15.00%) jQuery
12 11 (13.75%) XML
13 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
14 5 (6.25%) JMS
14 5 (6.25%) JSP
14 5 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) Blog
3 3 (3.75%) iPhone
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Windows
3 7 (8.75%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (6.25%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) Android
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) Scrum
3 30 (37.50%) MVC
4 21 (26.25%) TDD
5 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.75%) OOP
7 15 (18.75%) Web Development
8 14 (17.50%) BDD
9 13 (16.25%) Computer Vision
9 13 (16.25%) Physics
10 12 (15.00%) SDLC
11 9 (11.25%) OO
12 7 (8.75%) Mathematics
12 7 (8.75%) OOD
12 7 (8.75%) User Stories
13 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
14 5 (6.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) C#
2 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.75%) Java
4 20 (25.00%) C++
5 10 (12.50%) SQL
6 8 (10.00%) Python
7 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.25%) COBOL
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.25%) JCL
9 1 (1.25%) Scala
9 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) PhD
3 5 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
1 3 (3.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) hybris
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.25%) Sun
1 5 (6.25%) Tableau
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Talend
3 2 (2.50%) WSO2
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) TOWER Software