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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 78 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.82% 10.69% 14.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.36% 12.64% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
584 554 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 88.48% 84.58% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 519 510 283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 7 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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%) SQL
2 75 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (61.67%) Web Services
4 68 (56.67%) Scrum
5 63 (52.50%) C#
6 58 (48.33%) TDD
7 54 (45.00%) MVC
8 52 (43.33%) BDD
9 51 (42.50%) Git (software)
10 50 (41.67%) Java
11 48 (40.00%) OOP
12 43 (35.83%) JSON
13 41 (34.17%) OO
13 41 (34.17%) User Stories
13 41 (34.17%) Mentoring
13 41 (34.17%) SDLC
14 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
14 38 (31.67%) Spring
15 37 (30.83%) J2EE
16 36 (30.00%) UNIX
17 34 (28.33%) Procedural Programming
18 33 (27.50%) Retail
18 33 (27.50%) Degree
18 33 (27.50%) Computer Science
18 33 (27.50%) Apache Hive
19 31 (25.83%) Spring MVC
20 30 (25.00%) .NET
21 29 (24.17%) HTML
22 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
23 27 (22.50%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.50%) JBoss
2 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.50%) Apache Hive
2 26 (21.67%) MongoDB
3 21 (17.50%) MySQL
4 18 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.50%) SQLite
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (15.00%) Mercurial
4 17 (14.17%) JUnit
5 14 (11.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 33 (27.50%) Retail
2 16 (13.33%) Finance
3 11 (9.17%) Electronics
4 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 41 (34.17%) Developer
3 22 (18.33%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) Junior
6 11 (9.17%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Tester
9 8 (6.67%) Software Tester
9 8 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 8 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Junior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Graduate
13 4 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (61.67%) Web Services
2 43 (35.83%) JSON
3 38 (31.67%) Spring
4 37 (30.83%) J2EE
5 31 (25.83%) Spring MVC
6 30 (25.00%) .NET
7 29 (24.17%) HTML
8 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
9 25 (20.83%) CSS
10 24 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 24 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (17.50%) XML
12 20 (16.67%) REST
13 17 (14.17%) Java EE
14 11 (9.17%) JPA
15 5 (4.17%) jQuery
16 2 (1.67%) Ajax
16 2 (1.67%) HTML5
16 2 (1.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (10.00%) Physics
3 12 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.00%) UNIX
2 22 (18.33%) Linux
3 12 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (56.67%) Scrum
3 58 (48.33%) TDD
4 54 (45.00%) MVC
5 52 (43.33%) BDD
6 48 (40.00%) OOP
7 41 (34.17%) OO
7 41 (34.17%) User Stories
7 41 (34.17%) Mentoring
7 41 (34.17%) SDLC
8 34 (28.33%) Procedural Programming
9 27 (22.50%) OOD
10 26 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.33%) Image Processing
13 9 (7.50%) Pattern Recognition
13 9 (7.50%) E-Commerce
14 8 (6.67%) Pair Programming
15 3 (2.50%) Document Management
15 3 (2.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (79.17%) SQL
2 63 (52.50%) C#
3 50 (41.67%) Java
4 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (17.50%) C++
6 17 (14.17%) VB.NET
7 16 (13.33%) COBOL
8 14 (11.67%) Python
9 7 (5.83%) C
10 1 (0.83%) R
10 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) Degree
2 12 (10.00%) PhD
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle
3 11 (9.17%) Sybase
4 6 (5.00%) hybris
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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