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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 71 51 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 18.73% 9.48% 10.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.39% 38.06% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 66
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% -6.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 112 134 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 29.55% 24.91% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 93 113 145
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 79 (73.15%) Computer Science
2 61 (56.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (37.04%) Windows
4 38 (35.19%) Software Engineering
5 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (30.56%) C#
6 33 (30.56%) C++
7 29 (26.85%) Mathematics
8 26 (24.07%) HTML
8 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
9 24 (22.22%) PhD
10 23 (21.30%) SQL
10 23 (21.30%) Image Processing
11 22 (20.37%) Linux
12 20 (18.52%) OOP
13 19 (17.59%) OO
13 19 (17.59%) Python
13 19 (17.59%) Java
13 19 (17.59%) Computer Vision
14 18 (16.67%) Finance
14 18 (16.67%) C
14 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
15 17 (15.74%) CSS
15 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (15.74%) Scrum
16 16 (14.81%) Physics
17 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
18 13 (12.04%) JUnit
18 13 (12.04%) Games

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 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (6.48%) Maple
4 2 (1.85%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) BASE24
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.11%) SaaS
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.41%) GitHub
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) LAN
1 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.70%) WAN
2 2 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.85%) IPsec
2 2 (1.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.70%) Big Data
4 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.85%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
7 1 (0.93%) QlikView
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) JUnit
2 12 (11.11%) NUnit
3 11 (10.19%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.19%) FitNesse
3 11 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.19%) JMeter
3 11 (10.19%) Ranorex
3 11 (10.19%) Selenium
3 11 (10.19%) SoapUI
3 11 (10.19%) TestNG
3 11 (10.19%) WebDriver
4 7 (6.48%) LabVIEW
5 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Games
3 12 (11.11%) Electronics
4 7 (6.48%) Banking
4 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.74%) Analyst
4 15 (13.89%) Graduate
5 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.19%) C Software Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Computer Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
7 9 (8.33%) IT Manager
8 8 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) IT Graduate
8 8 (7.41%) IT Support
9 7 (6.48%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) HTML
2 17 (15.74%) CSS
3 12 (11.11%) Web Services
4 11 (10.19%) .NET
5 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.26%) XML
6 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.48%) Entity Framework
7 7 (6.48%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.48%) J2EE
7 7 (6.48%) JSP
7 7 (6.48%) RESTful
7 7 (6.48%) Spring
8 4 (3.70%) jQuery
8 4 (3.70%) Yocto
9 3 (2.78%) HTML5
9 3 (2.78%) WCF
10 2 (1.85%) Ajax
10 2 (1.85%) Silverlight
10 2 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (73.15%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.85%) APACS
5 2 (1.85%) CESG
5 2 (1.85%) EPoS
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) PKI
5 2 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.85%) Tandem
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.04%) Windows
2 22 (20.37%) Linux
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.63%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.19%) Software Engineering
2 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.85%) Mathematics
4 23 (21.30%) Image Processing
5 20 (18.52%) OOP
6 19 (17.59%) Computer Vision
6 19 (17.59%) OO
7 17 (15.74%) Scrum
8 16 (14.81%) Physics
9 11 (10.19%) ITIL
9 11 (10.19%) TDD
9 11 (10.19%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.33%) BDD
11 9 (8.33%) Open Source
12 8 (7.41%) CRM
12 8 (7.41%) Test Strategy
13 7 (6.48%) Project Management
13 7 (6.48%) Signal Processing
14 6 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) C#
1 33 (30.56%) C++
2 23 (21.30%) SQL
3 19 (17.59%) Java
3 19 (17.59%) Python
4 18 (16.67%) C
5 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.48%) MATLAB
7 6 (5.56%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.70%) VBA
9 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.85%) COBOL
11 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 61 (56.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 24 (22.22%) PhD
3 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.41%) MCITP
5 7 (6.48%) Sun Certification
6 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.63%) CCNA
8 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.70%) VCP5
8 4 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.78%) ACCA
9 3 (2.78%) CIMA
9 3 (2.78%) CISA
9 3 (2.78%) CISM
9 3 (2.78%) CISSP
9 3 (2.78%) CRISC
10 2 (1.85%) MCSE
11 1 (0.93%) CCIE
11 1 (0.93%) MCSA
11 1 (0.93%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.85%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (1.85%) ISO 22301
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Firmware
2 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Sun
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (4.63%) SAP
4 5 (4.63%) VMware
5 4 (3.70%) HP
5 4 (3.70%) Tableau
6 2 (1.85%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.85%) BMC
6 2 (1.85%) Remedy
6 2 (1.85%) Splunk
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Facebook
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Howdens
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Excellent salary plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago