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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 78 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
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
927 891 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.78% 96.64% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 834 803 555
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Procedural Programming
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Procedural Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET