The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 29 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 54 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.56% 1.23% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.71% 1.29% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 34
Average salary £39,250 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.61% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
700 700 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 98.04% 96.02% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 491 644 664
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +30 46 £41,750 +7.05% 1
Kettering +5 7 £34,000 -15.00%
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (60.20%) Scrum
4 57 (58.16%) User Stories
5 54 (55.10%) Java
6 53 (54.08%) Mentoring
7 49 (50.00%) TDD
8 47 (47.96%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (44.90%) Retail
10 42 (42.86%) BDD
11 41 (41.84%) SDLC
12 40 (40.82%) Web Services
13 39 (39.80%) C#
14 30 (30.61%) SQL
15 29 (29.59%) MySQL
15 29 (29.59%) MVC
16 27 (27.55%) OOD
16 27 (27.55%) Spring
16 27 (27.55%) OOP
16 27 (27.55%) REST
16 27 (27.55%) JSON
16 27 (27.55%) Spring MVC
17 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
17 25 (25.51%) Apache Hive
17 25 (25.51%) OO
17 25 (25.51%) J2EE
17 25 (25.51%) JUnit
18 24 (24.49%) C
18 24 (24.49%) Linux
19 21 (21.43%) Unix

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.02%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) RFID
1 10 (10.20%) RS-232
1 10 (10.20%) RS-485
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.59%) MySQL
2 25 (25.51%) Apache Hive
3 14 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
1 25 (25.51%) JUnit
2 17 (17.35%) Artifactory
2 17 (17.35%) GitLab
2 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.35%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (44.90%) Retail
2 10 (10.20%) Electronics
3 4 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.82%) Web Services
2 27 (27.55%) JSON
2 27 (27.55%) REST
2 27 (27.55%) Spring
2 27 (27.55%) Spring MVC
3 25 (25.51%) J2EE
4 17 (17.35%) .NET
5 6 (6.12%) HTML
6 5 (5.10%) CSS
7 4 (4.08%) jQuery
8 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.04%) Ajax
10 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.02%) CSS3
10 1 (1.02%) Django
10 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.12%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.04%) Animation
4 2 (2.04%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (60.20%) Scrum
4 57 (58.16%) User Stories
5 53 (54.08%) Mentoring
6 49 (50.00%) TDD
7 47 (47.96%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (42.86%) BDD
9 41 (41.84%) SDLC
10 29 (29.59%) MVC
11 27 (27.55%) OOD
11 27 (27.55%) OOP
12 25 (25.51%) OO
13 20 (20.41%) Procedural Programming
14 17 (17.35%) DevOps
14 17 (17.35%) Release Management
15 15 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (7.14%) Pair Programming
17 2 (2.04%) CRM
17 2 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) Java
2 39 (39.80%) C#
3 30 (30.61%) SQL
4 24 (24.49%) C
5 12 (12.24%) C++
6 10 (10.20%) Assembly Language
6 10 (10.20%) Embedded C
7 8 (8.16%) COBOL
8 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.06%) PHP
10 2 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Ansible
1 17 (17.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) EMC
2 8 (8.16%) hybris
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
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