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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 243 170 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 25.23% 26.86% 29.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.38% 28.62% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 220 157 182
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
921 594 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.64% 93.84% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 839 541 633
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -1 159 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Kettering - 16 £20,000 - 3
Brackley - 8 £40,000 - 2
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 3
Towcester - 2 £30,000 - 1
Wellingborough +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 262 (56.22%) JavaScript
2 242 (51.93%) HTML
3 229 (49.14%) CSS
4 218 (46.78%) .NET
5 203 (43.56%) C#
6 178 (38.20%) jQuery
7 174 (37.34%) ASP.NET
8 159 (34.12%) SQL Server
9 145 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (28.97%) SQL
11 126 (27.04%) MVC
12 110 (23.61%) PHP
13 96 (20.60%) Software Engineering
13 96 (20.60%) XML
14 95 (20.39%) Ajax
15 93 (19.96%) Linux
16 89 (19.10%) Java
17 84 (18.03%) Web Development
17 84 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 83 (17.81%) MySQL
19 82 (17.60%) Degree
20 75 (16.09%) Computer Science
21 67 (14.38%) Web Services
22 64 (13.73%) HTML5
23 58 (12.45%) WCF
24 55 (11.80%) J2EE
25 54 (11.59%) TDD
25 54 (11.59%) Unit Testing
25 54 (11.59%) CSS3
26 52 (11.16%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 51 (10.94%) Apache
2 45 (9.66%) CMS
3 42 (9.01%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (4.51%) Node.js
6 16 (3.43%) WordPress
7 13 (2.79%) DNN
8 9 (1.93%) Drupal
8 9 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.50%) IIS
10 6 (1.29%) SAS
11 5 (1.07%) Lync
11 5 (1.07%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.72%) MS Office
3 8 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) TIBCO iProcess
1 5 (1.07%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.79%) SaaS
2 4 (0.86%) Office 365
3 3 (0.64%) GitHub
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.22%) Intranet
2 13 (2.79%) HTTP
3 12 (2.58%) Internet
3 12 (2.58%) Extranet
4 6 (1.29%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (0.86%) Broadband
5 4 (0.86%) VoIP
5 4 (0.86%) Network Security
6 2 (0.43%) PBX
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 83 (17.81%) MySQL
3 41 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (4.51%) Relational Database
8 19 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.22%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (2.58%) Data Mining
11 12 (2.58%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.86%) DTS
13 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
15 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 44 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (9.01%) Visual Studio
3 37 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 28 (6.01%) JUnit
5 21 (4.51%) NUnit
6 18 (3.86%) Subversion
7 17 (3.65%) Rhino Mocks
7 17 (3.65%) Moq
8 11 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (2.15%) MSTest
10 3 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.43%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.43%) Maven
11 2 (0.43%) JIRA
11 2 (0.43%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (8.37%) Finance
2 38 (8.15%) Marketing
3 21 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.00%) Games
5 11 (2.36%) Music Industry
6 10 (2.15%) Retail
7 6 (1.29%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.29%) Automotive
8 4 (0.86%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Law
9 3 (0.64%) Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (51.93%) HTML
2 229 (49.14%) CSS
3 218 (46.78%) .NET
4 178 (38.20%) jQuery
5 174 (37.34%) ASP.NET
6 96 (20.60%) XML
7 95 (20.39%) Ajax
8 84 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (14.38%) Web Services
10 64 (13.73%) HTML5
11 58 (12.45%) WCF
12 55 (11.80%) J2EE
13 54 (11.59%) CSS3
14 51 (10.94%) .NET Framework
15 44 (9.44%) Struts
16 42 (9.01%) JSP
17 36 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 36 (7.73%) EJB
18 27 (5.79%) Servlets
19 26 (5.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.09%) Computer Science
2 48 (10.30%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (6.65%) User Experience
4 30 (6.44%) Open Source
5 22 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.43%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.00%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.79%) Physics
8 13 (2.79%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.29%) NHS
9 6 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (1.29%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.07%) iPhone
11 3 (0.64%) BBC
11 3 (0.64%) W3C
12 2 (0.43%) iSeries
13 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.21%) New Media
13 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.96%) Linux
2 48 (10.30%) Windows
3 26 (5.58%) UNIX
4 14 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.58%) Android
6 11 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.50%) CentOS
8 3 (0.64%) Debian
8 3 (0.64%) Fedora
8 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (27.04%) MVC
3 96 (20.60%) Software Engineering
4 84 (18.03%) Web Development
5 54 (11.59%) TDD
5 54 (11.59%) Unit Testing
6 49 (10.52%) OO
7 40 (8.58%) E-Commerce
8 35 (7.51%) Scrum
9 34 (7.30%) Web Application Development
10 33 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (6.22%) OOP
12 26 (5.58%) Web Design
13 24 (5.15%) BDD
14 23 (4.94%) OO PHP
15 18 (3.86%) Data Modelling
15 18 (3.86%) Kanban
16 16 (3.43%) UML
16 16 (3.43%) Mentoring
17 14 (3.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 262 (56.22%) JavaScript
2 203 (43.56%) C#
3 135 (28.97%) SQL
4 110 (23.61%) PHP
5 89 (19.10%) Java
6 43 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 30 (6.44%) VB
8 28 (6.01%) PHP5
9 24 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 21 (4.51%) PHP4
11 16 (3.43%) C++
12 12 (2.58%) Ruby
13 11 (2.36%) ActionScript
14 8 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.72%) C
15 3 (0.64%) ABAP
16 2 (0.43%) RPG
16 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.43%) Groovy
17 1 (0.21%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 82 (17.60%) Degree
2 42 (9.01%) Sun Certification
3 23 (4.94%) PhD
4 17 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.43%) OCPJP
5 16 (3.43%) OCMJD
6 7 (1.50%) MCP
6 7 (1.50%) MCAD
7 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.00%) QA
2 11 (2.36%) SLA
3 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) HDFS
Vendors
1 52 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.44%) Sun
3 42 (9.01%) Oracle
4 17 (3.65%) Adobe
5 15 (3.22%) SAP
6 8 (1.72%) Zend
7 5 (1.07%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.86%) Apple
8 4 (0.86%) IBM
9 3 (0.64%) Twitter
9 3 (0.64%) Teradata
9 3 (0.64%) JBoss
9 3 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.43%) Google
10 2 (0.43%) hybris
10 2 (0.43%) Talend
11 1 (0.21%) Tableau
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + £4K Car Allowance, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits!
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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Daventry, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Good benefits
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TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
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Salary: £20k per year
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