The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 49 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.65% 5.45% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 5.58% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 22
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £42,500 £50,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
822 591 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.03% 97.69% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 769 517 612
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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 Software Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 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 19 £33,250 -11.33% 3
Brackley - 1 £37,500 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 51 (86.44%) .NET
2 49 (83.05%) C#
3 40 (67.80%) HTML
4 34 (57.63%) ASP.NET
5 27 (45.76%) CSS
5 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
6 24 (40.68%) jQuery
7 22 (37.29%) Degree
7 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
8 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
9 17 (28.81%) XML
9 17 (28.81%) Windows
10 14 (23.73%) WCF
10 14 (23.73%) VB
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
12 11 (18.64%) HTML5
12 11 (18.64%) SLA
13 10 (16.95%) Ajax
13 10 (16.95%) Web Development
13 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
13 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
13 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
13 10 (16.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (16.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (15.25%) Web Services
14 9 (15.25%) MVC
14 9 (15.25%) Silverlight
14 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.25%) TDD

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (16.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.47%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) Lync
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 8 (13.56%) Games
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (86.44%) .NET
2 40 (67.80%) HTML
3 34 (57.63%) ASP.NET
4 27 (45.76%) CSS
5 24 (40.68%) jQuery
6 17 (28.81%) XML
7 14 (23.73%) WCF
8 11 (18.64%) HTML5
9 10 (16.95%) Ajax
9 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
10 9 (15.25%) Web Services
10 9 (15.25%) Silverlight
11 8 (13.56%) WPF
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (8.47%) LAMP
13 3 (5.08%) CSS3
14 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 2 (3.39%) LINQ
14 2 (3.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
1 8 (13.56%) Physics
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) EPoS
2 5 (8.47%) Open Source
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
1 10 (16.95%) Web Development
2 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.25%) TDD
2 9 (15.25%) MVC
3 6 (10.17%) Scrum
3 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.17%) OOP
4 5 (8.47%) Email Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Android Development
6 3 (5.08%) UML
7 2 (3.39%) MVVM
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) OO
7 2 (3.39%) CRM
7 2 (3.39%) ITIL
7 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) C#
2 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) VB
4 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 7 (11.86%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.39%) VBScript
9 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) PhD
3 2 (3.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Zend
3 1 (1.69%) Siebel
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