The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 82 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.67% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.58% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Senior Software 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
865 868 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.90% 93.13% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 752 760 520
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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 -3 2 - -
Daventry - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 10 (62.50%) MVC
5 9 (56.25%) CruiseControl
5 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
5 9 (56.25%) WCF
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
6 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) Android Development
7 7 (43.75%) LINQ
7 7 (43.75%) Android
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
10 3 (18.75%) UNIX
10 3 (18.75%) JUnit
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) JSON
10 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
10 3 (18.75%) Spring
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (18.75%) BDD
10 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
10 3 (18.75%) REST
10 3 (18.75%) Retail
10 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) CruiseControl
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 7 (43.75%) LINQ
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (6.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) TDD
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Procedural Programming
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Zend