The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 302 162 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.18% 26.78% 27.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.97% 28.22% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 274 153 163
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
975 574 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.20% 94.88% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 899 517 600
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 187 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Kettering +8 22 £32,500 +73.33% 2
Daventry - 12 £40,000 - 3
Brackley - 8 £40,000 - 1
Wellingborough 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 301 (59.14%) JavaScript
2 289 (56.78%) HTML
3 273 (53.63%) CSS
4 256 (50.29%) .NET
5 245 (48.13%) C#
6 213 (41.85%) jQuery
7 210 (41.26%) ASP.NET
8 193 (37.92%) SQL Server
9 160 (31.43%) SQL
10 144 (28.29%) MVC
11 139 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
12 117 (22.99%) XML
13 107 (21.02%) Ajax
14 101 (19.84%) Degree
15 99 (19.45%) PHP
16 94 (18.47%) Software Engineering
17 93 (18.27%) Linux
18 90 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
19 85 (16.70%) Web Development
20 83 (16.31%) Web Services
20 83 (16.31%) Java
21 75 (14.73%) VB.NET
22 74 (14.54%) MySQL
23 71 (13.95%) HTML5
23 71 (13.95%) Computer Science
24 64 (12.57%) Microsoft
25 61 (11.98%) Finance
25 61 (11.98%) Unit Testing
26 60 (11.79%) WCF
27 58 (11.39%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (10.81%) CMS
2 51 (10.02%) Apache
3 50 (9.82%) SharePoint
4 28 (5.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 25 (4.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (4.52%) WordPress
7 22 (4.32%) Node.js
8 20 (3.93%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (2.36%) Drupal
10 10 (1.96%) IIS
11 8 (1.57%) Joomla!
12 7 (1.38%) DNN
13 6 (1.18%) SAS
14 5 (0.98%) Lync
15 3 (0.59%) JBoss
16 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.95%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.16%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.77%) MS Office
5 8 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (0.98%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.55%) SaaS
2 6 (1.18%) GitHub
3 4 (0.79%) Office 365
4 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.59%) Trello
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.34%) Intranet
2 12 (2.36%) Extranet
2 12 (2.36%) HTTP
3 10 (1.96%) Internet
4 5 (0.98%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (0.79%) VoIP
5 4 (0.79%) Broadband
6 1 (0.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (37.92%) SQL Server
2 74 (14.54%) MySQL
3 43 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (3.34%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.55%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (1.96%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.18%) OLAP
14 5 (0.98%) DTS
15 3 (0.59%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.39%) Big Data
16 2 (0.39%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (10.22%) Visual Studio
3 43 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.70%) JUnit
5 18 (3.54%) Subversion
6 15 (2.95%) NUnit
6 15 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (2.16%) Moq
9 10 (1.96%) MSTest
10 5 (0.98%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.59%) JIRA
11 3 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.39%) Maven
12 2 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.20%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.20%) ProC
13 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.20%) LSMW
General
1 61 (11.98%) Finance
2 27 (5.30%) Marketing
3 22 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.75%) Games
5 10 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.57%) Retail
7 6 (1.18%) Banking
7 6 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.18%) Automotive
8 5 (0.98%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.79%) Publishing
9 4 (0.79%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (56.78%) HTML
2 273 (53.63%) CSS
3 256 (50.29%) .NET
4 213 (41.85%) jQuery
5 210 (41.26%) ASP.NET
6 117 (22.99%) XML
7 107 (21.02%) Ajax
8 90 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 83 (16.31%) Web Services
10 71 (13.95%) HTML5
11 60 (11.79%) WCF
12 58 (11.39%) CSS3
13 53 (10.41%) J2EE
13 53 (10.41%) .NET Framework
14 47 (9.23%) Struts
15 42 (8.25%) JSP
16 38 (7.47%) JSON
17 35 (6.88%) EJB
18 31 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 28 (5.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 46 (9.04%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (7.27%) User Experience
4 23 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.32%) Open Source
6 17 (3.34%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.95%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.75%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.55%) Physics
10 6 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.98%) iPhone
11 5 (0.98%) NHS
12 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.59%) W3C
14 2 (0.39%) iSeries
14 2 (0.39%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.20%) Social Media
15 1 (0.20%) iPad
15 1 (0.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (18.27%) Linux
2 54 (10.61%) Windows
3 28 (5.50%) UNIX
4 16 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.55%) Android
6 13 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.98%) CentOS
8 3 (0.59%) Debian
8 3 (0.59%) Fedora
8 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (28.29%) MVC
2 139 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (18.47%) Software Engineering
4 85 (16.70%) Web Development
5 61 (11.98%) Unit Testing
6 51 (10.02%) TDD
7 49 (9.63%) OO
8 36 (7.07%) E-Commerce
9 35 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (6.48%) OOP
11 32 (6.29%) Web Application Development
12 25 (4.91%) Scrum
13 23 (4.52%) BDD
14 22 (4.32%) OO PHP
15 21 (4.13%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.13%) UML
16 17 (3.34%) Business Analysis
16 17 (3.34%) Web Design
17 16 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (2.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 301 (59.14%) JavaScript
2 245 (48.13%) C#
3 160 (31.43%) SQL
4 99 (19.45%) PHP
5 83 (16.31%) Java
6 75 (14.73%) VB.NET
7 42 (8.25%) VB
8 28 (5.50%) PHP5
9 24 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 22 (4.32%) PHP4
11 21 (4.13%) C++
12 17 (3.34%) Ruby
13 10 (1.96%) ActionScript
14 7 (1.38%) C
15 6 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.59%) VBScript
16 3 (0.59%) ABAP
17 2 (0.39%) RPG
17 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (19.84%) Degree
2 43 (8.45%) Sun Certification
3 20 (3.93%) PhD
4 16 (3.14%) OCPJP
4 16 (3.14%) OCMJD
5 13 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.59%) MCP
6 3 (0.59%) MCAD
7 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.34%) QA
2 13 (2.55%) SLA
3 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) HDFS
Vendors
1 64 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.84%) Sun
3 41 (8.06%) Oracle
4 16 (3.14%) Adobe
5 8 (1.57%) SAP
6 7 (1.38%) Zend
7 6 (1.18%) Twitter
8 5 (0.98%) Apple
8 5 (0.98%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.79%) IBM
10 3 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.59%) Teradata
10 3 (0.59%) Google
11 2 (0.39%) hybris
11 2 (0.39%) Talend
12 1 (0.20%) Nintex
12 1 (0.20%) Tableau
12 1 (0.20%) Cognos
12 1 (0.20%) Siebel
12 1 (0.20%) HP
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-26k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £3800 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training
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