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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 70 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.49% 3.53% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 3.77% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,850 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,600 £39,850
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
922 584 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.74% 93.74% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 842 530 620
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -17 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 46 (80.70%) C#
3 36 (63.16%) HTML
4 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET
5 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
5 28 (49.12%) jQuery
6 24 (42.11%) XML
6 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 24 (42.11%) CSS
7 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (38.60%) HTML5
8 21 (36.84%) Ajax
8 21 (36.84%) Web Development
9 20 (35.09%) Open Source
10 18 (31.58%) Marketing
11 17 (29.82%) Computer Science
11 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 16 (28.07%) Degree
13 15 (26.32%) Windows
13 15 (26.32%) CSS3
14 13 (22.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (22.81%) DNN
14 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
14 13 (22.81%) Physics
14 13 (22.81%) PhD
14 13 (22.81%) Web Design
14 13 (22.81%) CMS
14 13 (22.81%) Games
15 12 (21.05%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (22.81%) DNN
1 13 (22.81%) CMS
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Lync
4 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Extranet
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 18 (31.58%) Marketing
2 13 (22.81%) Games
3 6 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 6 (10.53%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 36 (63.16%) HTML
3 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET
4 28 (49.12%) jQuery
5 24 (42.11%) XML
5 24 (42.11%) CSS
6 22 (38.60%) HTML5
7 21 (36.84%) Ajax
8 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 15 (26.32%) CSS3
11 12 (21.05%) WPF
12 10 (17.54%) WCF
13 9 (15.79%) Silverlight
14 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
14 6 (10.53%) Web Services
14 6 (10.53%) LAMP
15 3 (5.26%) WinForms
16 2 (3.51%) Ext JS
17 1 (1.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Open Source
2 17 (29.82%) Computer Science
3 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
3 13 (22.81%) Physics
4 6 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Web Development
3 13 (22.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (22.81%) Web Design
4 9 (15.79%) OOD
5 8 (14.04%) UML
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) OOP
8 5 (8.77%) MVC
8 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) Email Marketing
8 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.02%) TDD
10 3 (5.26%) Project Management
11 2 (3.51%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.51%) OO
11 2 (3.51%) Scrum
12 1 (1.75%) Data Modelling
12 1 (1.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) VB
4 9 (15.79%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) PHP5
8 1 (1.75%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) PhD
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) SAP
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Siebel
3 1 (1.75%) Zend
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