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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 40 38 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 36 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.29% 5.40% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 5.50% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 16
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
652 928 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.74% 98.20% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 427 831 815
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 35 £35,000 -5.40%
Kettering -8 1 - -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 67 (82.72%) C++
3 51 (62.96%) Linux
4 44 (54.32%) C#
5 36 (44.44%) Degree
6 33 (40.74%) C
7 31 (38.27%) Computer Science
8 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (34.57%) Java
9 28 (34.57%) Physics
10 26 (32.10%) Mathematics
11 24 (29.63%) Scrum
12 23 (28.40%) Unix
12 23 (28.40%) Python
13 22 (27.16%) Windows
14 20 (24.69%) PhD
15 19 (23.46%) .NET
16 17 (20.99%) Games
17 16 (19.75%) Embedded Software Development
18 15 (18.52%) SDLC
18 15 (18.52%) Bash Shell
19 14 (17.28%) Embedded Linux
19 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
19 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
19 14 (17.28%) Computer Vision
20 13 (16.05%) SQL
21 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
21 12 (14.81%) OpenGL
21 12 (14.81%) Web Services
21 12 (14.81%) OO

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 8 (9.88%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) RTP
2 3 (3.70%) RTSP
2 3 (3.70%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.41%) JUnit
3 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.47%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.47%) GitLab
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (20.99%) Games
2 11 (13.58%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.88%) Retail
4 5 (6.17%) Avionics
4 5 (6.17%) Electronics
5 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) .NET
2 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.81%) OpenGL
3 12 (14.81%) Web Services
4 9 (11.11%) HTML
5 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
5 8 (9.88%) Entity Framework
6 7 (8.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (8.64%) STL
6 7 (8.64%) Yocto
7 6 (7.41%) JSON
7 6 (7.41%) MFC
7 6 (7.41%) OpenCV
7 6 (7.41%) REST
7 6 (7.41%) Spring
7 6 (7.41%) Spring MVC
7 6 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (4.94%) J2EE
9 3 (3.70%) FFmpeg
10 1 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.27%) Computer Science
2 28 (34.57%) Physics
3 26 (32.10%) Mathematics
4 9 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (6.17%) Robotics
7 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.70%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.96%) Linux
2 23 (28.40%) Unix
3 22 (27.16%) Windows
4 14 (17.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.63%) Scrum
4 16 (19.75%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (18.52%) SDLC
6 14 (17.28%) Computer Vision
7 12 (14.81%) OO
8 11 (13.58%) Image Processing
9 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.35%) User Stories
10 8 (9.88%) BDD
10 8 (9.88%) TDD
11 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
11 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.41%) MVC
11 6 (7.41%) OOD
11 6 (7.41%) OOP
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.70%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (82.72%) C++
2 44 (54.32%) C#
3 33 (40.74%) C
4 28 (34.57%) Java
5 23 (28.40%) Python
6 15 (18.52%) Bash Shell
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
8 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Degree
2 20 (24.69%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Firmware
2 3 (3.70%) Kamailio
2 3 (3.70%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (2.47%) hybris
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago