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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 74 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.94% 3.35% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 3.50% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 33
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,900 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
723 715 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.57% 95.84% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 517 658 632
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -22 2 £20,000 -46.66%
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) C#
2 32 (86.49%) .NET
3 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
5 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 15 (40.54%) HTML
9 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
9 13 (35.14%) Degree
10 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
11 11 (29.73%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) Middleware
12 10 (27.03%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
12 10 (27.03%) Front Office
12 10 (27.03%) Back Office
12 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
12 10 (27.03%) Scrum
13 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
14 8 (21.62%) CSS
14 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
15 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (18.92%) OO
15 7 (18.92%) C++
15 7 (18.92%) WinForms
15 7 (18.92%) Finance
16 6 (16.22%) Java
16 6 (16.22%) jQuery

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (27.03%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Moq
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Back Office
1 10 (27.03%) Front Office
1 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 15 (40.54%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
5 11 (29.73%) Middleware
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) WinForms
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
9 5 (13.51%) WPF
10 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (10.81%) HTML5
10 4 (10.81%) LINQ
10 4 (10.81%) XML
11 3 (8.11%) J2EE
11 3 (8.11%) JSON
11 3 (8.11%) WCF
12 2 (5.41%) JSP
12 2 (5.41%) SOAP
12 2 (5.41%) Struts
12 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) EPoS
5 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.41%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) OO
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
4 5 (13.51%) OOP
5 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) OOD
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) KYC
8 1 (2.70%) Line Management
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) SOLID
8 1 (2.70%) Time Management
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCSD
4 2 (5.41%) MCAD
4 2 (5.41%) OCMJD
4 2 (5.41%) OCPJP
4 2 (5.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Sun
2 2 (5.41%) Typemock
3 1 (2.70%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) Nintex
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