The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 56 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.01% 3.33% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 3.38% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 18
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
570 918 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.32% 98.50% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 386 816 861
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +15 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 23 (67.65%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
4 13 (38.24%) Degree
5 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) OOP
7 8 (23.53%) C++
7 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 7 (20.59%) WCF
8 7 (20.59%) WPF
8 7 (20.59%) OO
8 7 (20.59%) VCL
8 7 (20.59%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) C
9 6 (17.65%) Games
9 6 (17.65%) PhD
9 6 (17.65%) Delphi
9 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
9 6 (17.65%) HTML5
9 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
9 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
9 6 (17.65%) Physics
9 6 (17.65%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) HTML
3 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) jQuery
5 7 (20.59%) VCL
5 7 (20.59%) WCF
5 7 (20.59%) WPF
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) WinForms
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) LINQ
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 2 (5.88%) XML
10 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 6 (17.65%) Physics
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) OOP
1 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) OO
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Image Processing
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) MVVM
7 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C
3 6 (17.65%) Delphi
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) F#
7 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) MCSD
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Nintex