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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 49 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.24% 4.82% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 4.89% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 21
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
717 879 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.76% 98.43% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 491 777 786
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +6 15 £40,000 - 1
Towcester - 3 - -
Kettering -5 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Corby - 1 £27,500 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (85.71%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) .NET
3 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 18 (51.43%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) Windows
6 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
7 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) Web Development
9 8 (22.86%) CSS
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) C++
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) WCF
10 7 (20.00%) WPF
10 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 6 (17.14%) Prototyping
11 6 (17.14%) HTML5
11 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
11 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
11 6 (17.14%) Physics
11 6 (17.14%) Games
11 6 (17.14%) C
11 6 (17.14%) PhD
11 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
12 5 (14.29%) OO
12 5 (14.29%) Java
12 5 (14.29%) Project Management

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 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) DTS
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 18 (51.43%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) CSS
6 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 7 (20.00%) WPF
7 6 (17.14%) HTML5
7 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.57%) VCL
9 3 (8.57%) WinForms
10 2 (5.71%) Ajax
10 2 (5.71%) LINQ
10 2 (5.71%) XML
11 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (2.86%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (17.14%) Physics
4 3 (8.57%) EPoS
5 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Web Development
2 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
2 6 (17.14%) Prototyping
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) OO
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Image Processing
4 4 (11.43%) OOP
4 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.86%) MVVM
7 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (17.14%) C
6 5 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
8 3 (8.57%) PHP
9 2 (5.71%) Delphi
9 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.86%) F#
10 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) MCSD
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) BMC
2 2 (5.71%) Remedy
3 1 (2.86%) Nintex
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brackley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago