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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 50 15
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 78 16 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.16% 2.99% 11.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.85% 3.35% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 54
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £36,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
Northamptonshire

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
492 477 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.29% 89.16% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 330 454 369
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 118 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (66.07%) Java
3 85 (50.60%) J2EE
4 84 (50.00%) Web Services
5 76 (45.24%) SQL
6 69 (41.07%) JavaScript
7 68 (40.48%) Scrum
8 64 (38.10%) Linux
9 58 (34.52%) TDD
10 54 (32.14%) Spring
11 52 (30.95%) User Stories
12 51 (30.36%) MVC
13 50 (29.76%) Enterprise Software
13 50 (29.76%) Mentoring
14 48 (28.57%) Computer Science
15 44 (26.19%) Retail
16 43 (25.60%) Spring MVC
17 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (25.00%) C#
17 42 (25.00%) JUnit
18 38 (22.62%) BDD
19 37 (22.02%) REST
19 37 (22.02%) Web Development
19 37 (22.02%) SDLC
20 36 (21.43%) Degree
20 36 (21.43%) JSON
20 36 (21.43%) OO
21 34 (20.24%) OOD
22 33 (19.64%) Oracle
23 32 (19.05%) EJB

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.55%) Liferay
3 3 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.79%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) SSL
2 10 (5.95%) RFID
2 10 (5.95%) RS-232
2 10 (5.95%) RS-485
2 10 (5.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.48%) MySQL
3 24 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 15 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 12 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (25.00%) JUnit
2 22 (13.10%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.52%) Artifactory
3 16 (9.52%) GitLab
3 16 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.52%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) NetBeans
General
1 44 (26.19%) Retail
2 28 (16.67%) Finance
3 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.95%) Electronics
5 5 (2.98%) Legal
5 5 (2.98%) Marketing
6 4 (2.38%) Automotive
7 2 (1.19%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 85 (50.60%) Software Engineer
2 66 (39.29%) Developer
3 53 (31.55%) Java Developer
4 26 (15.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (11.31%) C# Software Engineer
5 19 (11.31%) J2EE Developer
5 19 (11.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (11.31%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Agile Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Linux Developer
7 17 (10.12%) Java Engineer
7 17 (10.12%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (8.93%) Graduate
10 14 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
10 14 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
11 12 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
12 11 (6.55%) Architect
13 10 (5.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (50.60%) J2EE
2 84 (50.00%) Web Services
3 54 (32.14%) Spring
4 43 (25.60%) Spring MVC
5 37 (22.02%) REST
6 36 (21.43%) JSON
7 32 (19.05%) EJB
7 32 (19.05%) JSP
8 30 (17.86%) XML
9 22 (13.10%) .NET
9 22 (13.10%) Servlets
10 19 (11.31%) jQuery
11 18 (10.71%) Java EE
11 18 (10.71%) JPA
11 18 (10.71%) Struts
12 17 (10.12%) HTML
13 15 (8.93%) Ajax
13 15 (8.93%) CSS
14 12 (7.14%) SOAP
15 11 (6.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (29.76%) Enterprise Software
2 48 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.95%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.57%) User Experience
6 5 (2.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.19%) Animation
7 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 64 (38.10%) Linux
2 25 (14.88%) Unix
3 3 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (40.48%) Scrum
3 58 (34.52%) TDD
4 52 (30.95%) User Stories
5 51 (30.36%) MVC
6 50 (29.76%) Mentoring
7 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (22.62%) BDD
9 37 (22.02%) SDLC
9 37 (22.02%) Web Development
10 36 (21.43%) OO
11 34 (20.24%) OOD
12 26 (15.48%) OOP
13 20 (11.90%) Procedural Programming
14 18 (10.71%) Unit Testing
15 16 (9.52%) DevOps
15 16 (9.52%) Release Management
16 15 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (6.55%) Coaching
17 11 (6.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 111 (66.07%) Java
2 76 (45.24%) SQL
3 69 (41.07%) JavaScript
4 42 (25.00%) C#
5 17 (10.12%) C
6 11 (6.55%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.95%) Assembly Language
7 10 (5.95%) Embedded C
8 6 (3.57%) C++
8 6 (3.57%) PHP
9 5 (2.98%) COBOL
10 2 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (21.43%) Degree
2 18 (10.71%) Sun Certification
3 16 (9.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) HNC
4 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) Ansible
1 16 (9.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (19.64%) Oracle
2 18 (10.71%) Sun
2 18 (10.71%) Sybase
3 11 (6.55%) WSO2
4 10 (5.95%) EMC
5 7 (4.17%) hybris
5 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago