The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 36 36 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.35% 5.57% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 5.65% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 16
Median salary £36,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Software Engineer
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
588 902 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.30% 98.58% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 401 803 884
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,000
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +9 33 £36,000 -2.70% 2
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 63 (86.30%) C++
3 45 (61.64%) Linux
4 41 (56.16%) Degree
5 37 (50.68%) C#
6 33 (45.21%) Physics
6 33 (45.21%) Computer Science
7 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (39.73%) Python
8 29 (39.73%) Mathematics
9 25 (34.25%) Scrum
10 23 (31.51%) Windows
11 22 (30.14%) PhD
12 21 (28.77%) C
13 20 (27.40%) Bash Shell
14 19 (26.03%) Embedded Linux
14 19 (26.03%) .NET
14 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
15 18 (24.66%) Games
15 18 (24.66%) Java
15 18 (24.66%) Embedded Software Development
16 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
17 15 (20.55%) Computer Vision
18 13 (17.81%) OpenGL
19 12 (16.44%) Image Processing
19 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
19 12 (16.44%) SDLC
19 12 (16.44%) OO
19 12 (16.44%) Unix
20 11 (15.07%) HTML

Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.11%) RTP
2 3 (4.11%) RTSP
2 3 (4.11%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.22%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) Gradle
5 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (24.66%) Games
2 11 (15.07%) Aerospace
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Electronics
5 5 (6.85%) Avionics
6 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.37%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) .NET
2 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (17.81%) OpenGL
4 11 (15.07%) HTML
5 10 (13.70%) Web Services
5 10 (13.70%) Yocto
6 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
7 7 (9.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (9.59%) OpenCV
7 7 (9.59%) STL
7 7 (9.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 6 (8.22%) J2EE
8 6 (8.22%) JSON
8 6 (8.22%) MFC
8 6 (8.22%) REST
8 6 (8.22%) Spring
8 6 (8.22%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.11%) FFmpeg
10 2 (2.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.21%) Computer Science
1 33 (45.21%) Physics
2 29 (39.73%) Mathematics
3 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.59%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (6.85%) Robotics
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.11%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 23 (31.51%) Windows
3 19 (26.03%) Embedded Linux
4 12 (16.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.25%) Scrum
4 18 (24.66%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (20.55%) Computer Vision
6 12 (16.44%) Image Processing
6 12 (16.44%) OO
6 12 (16.44%) SDLC
7 7 (9.59%) Machine Learning
8 6 (8.22%) BDD
8 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.22%) MVC
8 6 (8.22%) TDD
9 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.85%) OOD
9 5 (6.85%) OOP
9 5 (6.85%) User Stories
10 4 (5.48%) Open Source
11 1 (1.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (86.30%) C++
2 37 (50.68%) C#
3 29 (39.73%) Python
4 21 (28.77%) C
5 20 (27.40%) Bash Shell
6 18 (24.66%) Java
7 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.33%) SQL
9 2 (2.74%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 41 (56.16%) Degree
2 22 (30.14%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Firmware
2 3 (4.11%) Kamailio
2 3 (4.11%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) hybris
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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