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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 32 35 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 56 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.91% 6.36% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 6.53% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 18
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,000 £37,500
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
668 857 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.25% 97.39% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 531 733 750
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Kettering +10 20 £38,250 -4.37%
Northampton -14 20 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 93 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (64.52%) Java
3 50 (53.76%) C#
4 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (46.24%) C++
6 42 (45.16%) C
6 42 (45.16%) Linux
7 39 (41.94%) Scrum
7 39 (41.94%) User Stories
8 38 (40.86%) Unix
9 37 (39.78%) SDLC
10 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (35.48%) TDD
11 32 (34.41%) Web Services
11 32 (34.41%) BDD
12 31 (33.33%) Mentoring
13 27 (29.03%) Retail
14 24 (25.81%) SQL
15 22 (23.66%) JUnit
15 22 (23.66%) OOP
15 22 (23.66%) OO
15 22 (23.66%) MVC
15 22 (23.66%) OOD
15 22 (23.66%) REST
15 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
15 22 (23.66%) Spring MVC
15 22 (23.66%) Spring
15 22 (23.66%) JSON
16 21 (22.58%) MySQL
17 19 (20.43%) .NET

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 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) RFID
1 8 (8.60%) RS-232
1 8 (8.60%) RS-485
1 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) MySQL
2 15 (16.13%) Apache Hive
3 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
1 22 (23.66%) JUnit
2 7 (7.53%) Artifactory
2 7 (7.53%) GitLab
2 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (29.03%) Retail
2 9 (9.68%) Electronics
3 7 (7.53%) Aerospace
4 6 (6.45%) Games
5 3 (3.23%) Avionics
6 2 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) Web Services
2 22 (23.66%) JSON
2 22 (23.66%) REST
2 22 (23.66%) Spring
2 22 (23.66%) Spring MVC
3 19 (20.43%) .NET
4 16 (17.20%) J2EE
5 4 (4.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (4.30%) HTML
5 4 (4.30%) MFC
5 4 (4.30%) OpenGL
5 4 (4.30%) STL
6 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
6 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.08%) CSS3
7 1 (1.08%) Django
7 1 (1.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.60%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.45%) Physics
5 3 (3.23%) Robotics
6 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.15%) Animation
7 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.16%) Linux
2 38 (40.86%) Unix
3 9 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (41.94%) Scrum
3 39 (41.94%) User Stories
4 37 (39.78%) SDLC
5 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (35.48%) TDD
6 32 (34.41%) BDD
7 31 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 22 (23.66%) MVC
8 22 (23.66%) OO
8 22 (23.66%) OOD
8 22 (23.66%) OOP
9 17 (18.28%) Procedural Programming
10 15 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.53%) DevOps
11 7 (7.53%) Release Management
12 4 (4.30%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (4.30%) Multithreading
13 2 (2.15%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 60 (64.52%) Java
2 50 (53.76%) C#
3 43 (46.24%) C++
4 42 (45.16%) C
5 24 (25.81%) SQL
6 10 (10.75%) COBOL
7 8 (8.60%) Assembly Language
7 8 (8.60%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.23%) Python
10 2 (2.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 9 (9.68%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Ansible
1 7 (7.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) EMC
2 7 (7.53%) hybris
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago