Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 113 136 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.35% 13.67% 11.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.13% 49.28% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 140 280 272
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,175 £23,950 £23,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £44,925
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +2.49%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 179 276 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.90% 27.74% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 150 200 371
Northampton median annual salary £33,000 £38,542 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.38% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Northampton

Degree
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Northampton.

Salary trend for Degree in Northampton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 92 (81.42%) Computer Science
2 64 (56.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (43.36%) Software Engineering
4 44 (38.94%) C++
5 43 (38.05%) C#
6 41 (36.28%) Python
7 40 (35.40%) Java
7 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (33.63%) SQL
9 37 (32.74%) Scrum
9 37 (32.74%) Computer Vision
10 36 (31.86%) Linux
11 34 (30.09%) GitHub
12 33 (29.20%) Mathematics
13 32 (28.32%) Windows
14 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
15 27 (23.89%) PhD
16 26 (23.01%) JavaScript
16 26 (23.01%) Games
17 25 (22.12%) HTML
17 25 (22.12%) Algorithms
18 24 (21.24%) Physics
19 23 (20.35%) MongoDB
20 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
20 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
20 22 (19.47%) Windows Server
20 22 (19.47%) Machine Learning
20 22 (19.47%) Electronics
21 21 (18.58%) Finance
22 20 (17.70%) Visual Studio

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.50%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.09%) GitHub
2 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (7.08%) Office 365
5 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) LAN
1 8 (7.08%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.35%) MongoDB
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (11.50%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.50%) OLTP
4 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Visual Studio
2 17 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.04%) Subversion
3 4 (3.54%) NUnit
4 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.65%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.65%) JMeter
4 3 (2.65%) JUnit
4 3 (2.65%) Ranorex
4 3 (2.65%) Selenium
4 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.65%) TestNG
4 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (23.01%) Games
2 22 (19.47%) Electronics
3 21 (18.58%) Finance
4 17 (15.04%) Banking
5 8 (7.08%) Retail Banking
6 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.19%) Retail
7 5 (4.42%) Law
7 5 (4.42%) Marketing
7 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (48.67%) Developer
2 39 (34.51%) C++ Software Engineer
2 39 (34.51%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.12%) Graduate
4 19 (16.81%) Software Developer
5 16 (14.16%) C++ Developer
5 16 (14.16%) C++ Software Developer
5 16 (14.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate Software Developer
5 16 (14.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 15 (13.27%) Analyst
7 14 (12.39%) Senior Developer
7 14 (12.39%) Support Analyst
8 12 (10.62%) Python Software Engineer
9 11 (9.73%) .NET Developer
10 10 (8.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.12%) HTML
2 17 (15.04%) .NET
3 13 (11.50%) CSS
3 13 (11.50%) HTML5
4 10 (8.85%) Angular 2
4 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.85%) D3.js
4 10 (8.85%) Electron Framework
4 10 (8.85%) Node.js
4 10 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.96%) Polymer
5 9 (7.96%) Web Components
6 8 (7.08%) WCF
7 7 (6.19%) LINQ
8 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.42%) Web Services
10 4 (3.54%) React
11 3 (2.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 92 (81.42%) Computer Science
2 25 (22.12%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.96%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.96%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.86%) Linux
2 32 (28.32%) Windows
3 22 (19.47%) Windows Server
3 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (15.04%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (12.39%) Windows 7
5 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) Software Engineering
2 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (32.74%) Computer Vision
3 37 (32.74%) Scrum
4 33 (29.20%) Mathematics
5 24 (21.24%) Physics
6 22 (19.47%) Machine Learning
7 19 (16.81%) OO
8 14 (12.39%) Software Testing
8 14 (12.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (11.50%) MVC
10 12 (10.62%) OOP
10 12 (10.62%) Open Source
11 11 (9.73%) Front End Development
12 10 (8.85%) Document Management
13 9 (7.96%) Image Processing
13 9 (7.96%) ITIL
13 9 (7.96%) Migration
13 9 (7.96%) Multithreading
13 9 (7.96%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.94%) C++
2 43 (38.05%) C#
3 41 (36.28%) Python
4 40 (35.40%) Java
5 38 (33.63%) SQL
6 26 (23.01%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.96%) C
8 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.54%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (56.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 27 (23.89%) PhD
3 8 (7.08%) CCNA
3 8 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.08%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.08%) VCP5
3 8 (7.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.77%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Google
3 8 (7.08%) VMware
4 6 (5.31%) SAP
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle
5 3 (2.65%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.77%) Sun
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin