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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 58 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 35 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.38% 3.97% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 4.18% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 25
Average salary £34,647 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £44,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
975 574 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.20% 94.88% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 899 517 600
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 21 £32,500 -10.34% 2
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 47 (83.93%) .NET
2 45 (80.36%) C#
3 38 (67.86%) HTML
4 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
6 28 (50.00%) jQuery
7 25 (44.64%) CSS
8 23 (41.07%) XML
9 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.93%) Degree
11 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (32.14%) Ajax
12 16 (28.57%) Web Development
12 16 (28.57%) HTML5
13 14 (25.00%) VB
13 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 13 (23.21%) PhD
14 13 (23.21%) Games
14 13 (23.21%) Open Source
14 13 (23.21%) Mathematics
14 13 (23.21%) Physics
14 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
15 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (21.43%) Marketing
15 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
16 11 (19.64%) SLA
16 11 (19.64%) Windows
17 10 (17.86%) SQL
17 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (14.29%) CMS
4 7 (12.50%) DNN
5 5 (8.93%) Apache
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 1 (1.79%) Lync
7 1 (1.79%) Drupal
7 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (23.21%) Games
2 12 (21.43%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Aerospace
3 6 (10.71%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (83.93%) .NET
2 38 (67.86%) HTML
3 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 28 (50.00%) jQuery
5 25 (44.64%) CSS
6 23 (41.07%) XML
7 18 (32.14%) Ajax
8 16 (28.57%) HTML5
9 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (16.07%) CSS3
11 9 (16.07%) WCF
11 9 (16.07%) Silverlight
12 8 (14.29%) WPF
12 8 (14.29%) Web Services
13 6 (10.71%) LAMP
14 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
15 2 (3.57%) XHTML
16 1 (1.79%) JavaBeans
16 1 (1.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Mathematics
1 13 (23.21%) Physics
1 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
1 13 (23.21%) Open Source
2 6 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Web Development
3 8 (14.29%) UML
3 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.50%) Web Design
5 6 (10.71%) OOP
5 6 (10.71%) OOD
5 6 (10.71%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) Email Marketing
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.14%) TDD
8 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) OO
9 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.79%) Android Development
10 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) VB
4 10 (17.86%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) PHP
6 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.36%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) VBScript
9 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Degree
2 13 (23.21%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Siebel
3 1 (1.79%) Zend
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