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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 29 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 39 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.51% 9.09% 8.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 10.51% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 50
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £46,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
466 552 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.79% 86.52% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 364 477 469
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 95 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (66.67%) Java
3 69 (57.50%) Scrum
4 65 (54.17%) Web Services
5 53 (44.17%) SQL
6 52 (43.33%) J2EE
7 48 (40.00%) TDD
7 48 (40.00%) User Stories
8 45 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 44 (36.67%) Spring
10 42 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (33.33%) MVC
12 39 (32.50%) BDD
13 38 (31.67%) SDLC
13 38 (31.67%) Retail
14 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
15 34 (28.33%) JUnit
15 34 (28.33%) OO
16 33 (27.50%) Linux
16 33 (27.50%) Spring MVC
17 32 (26.67%) Computer Science
17 32 (26.67%) REST
17 32 (26.67%) OOD
17 32 (26.67%) JSON
18 27 (22.50%) OOP
19 26 (21.67%) MySQL
20 25 (20.83%) Degree
20 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
21 23 (19.17%) .NET
21 23 (19.17%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 6 (5.00%) Liferay
1 6 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.83%) Node.js
2 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.67%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) RFID
1 10 (8.33%) RS-232
1 10 (8.33%) RS-485
1 10 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) MySQL
2 19 (15.83%) Apache Hive
3 15 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.83%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (28.33%) JUnit
2 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.17%) Artifactory
4 11 (9.17%) GitLab
4 11 (9.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.83%) Gatling
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 38 (31.67%) Retail
2 11 (9.17%) Finance
3 10 (8.33%) Electronics
4 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (55.83%) Software Engineer
2 36 (30.00%) Developer
3 25 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) C# Software Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (10.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Automation Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Assembler Software Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (54.17%) Web Services
2 52 (43.33%) J2EE
3 44 (36.67%) Spring
4 33 (27.50%) Spring MVC
5 32 (26.67%) JSON
5 32 (26.67%) REST
6 23 (19.17%) .NET
6 23 (19.17%) XML
7 18 (15.00%) JSP
8 15 (12.50%) HTML
9 14 (11.67%) CSS
10 13 (10.83%) EJB
11 12 (10.00%) Ajax
12 11 (9.17%) Hibernate
13 9 (7.50%) jQuery
14 8 (6.67%) Struts
15 7 (5.83%) AngularJS
15 7 (5.83%) Java EE
15 7 (5.83%) JPA
15 7 (5.83%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (6.67%) User Experience
5 7 (5.83%) Mainframe
6 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.67%) Animation
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.50%) Linux
2 19 (15.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (57.50%) Scrum
3 48 (40.00%) TDD
3 48 (40.00%) User Stories
4 45 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 42 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (33.33%) MVC
7 39 (32.50%) BDD
8 38 (31.67%) SDLC
9 34 (28.33%) OO
10 32 (26.67%) OOD
11 27 (22.50%) OOP
12 20 (16.67%) Procedural Programming
13 16 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.50%) Web Development
15 11 (9.17%) DevOps
15 11 (9.17%) Release Management
16 8 (6.67%) Unit Testing
17 6 (5.00%) Coaching
17 6 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (66.67%) Java
2 53 (44.17%) SQL
3 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.33%) C#
5 14 (11.67%) C
6 11 (9.17%) COBOL
7 10 (8.33%) Assembly Language
7 10 (8.33%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.17%) PHP
10 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.50%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) Sun Certification
3 6 (5.00%) PhD
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) HNC
5 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) Ansible
1 11 (9.17%) Terraform
2 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) Sun
3 10 (8.33%) EMC
4 9 (7.50%) hybris
5 7 (5.83%) Sybase
6 6 (5.00%) Adobe
6 6 (5.00%) WSO2
7 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.83%) New Relic
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
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