Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 80 115 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 9.76% 16.76% 13.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.56% 63.89% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 85 148 291
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,775 £24,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,250 £30,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +30.89% -12.14% -

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 213 180 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.98% 26.24% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 161 150 206
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,521
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -14.33% +2.72%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,219
% change year-on-year +1.25% +1.99% +4.58%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (32.50%) Java
3 25 (31.25%) Oracle
4 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
5 22 (27.50%) Finance
5 22 (27.50%) Validation
5 22 (27.50%) Billing
5 22 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 19 (23.75%) Microservices
8 16 (20.00%) SOA
8 16 (20.00%) Physics
8 16 (20.00%) Docker
9 15 (18.75%) MongoDB
10 14 (17.50%) Cucumber
10 14 (17.50%) Gradle
10 14 (17.50%) RESTful
10 14 (17.50%) Spring Boot
10 14 (17.50%) Retail Banking
10 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (16.25%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (15.00%) SQL
13 11 (13.75%) OO
13 11 (13.75%) OLTP
13 11 (13.75%) Open Source
13 11 (13.75%) Machine Learning
14 10 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
14 10 (12.50%) Windows
15 9 (11.25%) JavaScript

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 3 (3.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.50%) JBoss
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DHCP
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
1 2 (2.50%) Firewall
1 2 (2.50%) LAN
1 2 (2.50%) SAN
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.75%) OLTP
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.75%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) HBase
7 1 (1.25%) Impala
7 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Cucumber
1 14 (17.50%) Gradle
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
General
1 22 (27.50%) Billing
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Retail Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Law
4 6 (7.50%) Legal
5 5 (6.25%) Banking
5 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 5 (6.25%) Retail
6 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Analyst
2 23 (28.75%) Systems Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Software Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) Graduate
6 11 (13.75%) Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Java Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Graduate Java Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Consultant
12 4 (5.00%) Analytics Consultant
12 4 (5.00%) Data Consultant
12 4 (5.00%) Development Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) IT Trainer
12 4 (5.00%) Legal IT Trainer
12 4 (5.00%) Systems Development Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) Trainer
13 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) RESTful
1 14 (17.50%) Spring Boot
2 8 (10.00%) HTML
3 7 (8.75%) Spring
4 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.25%) WPF
6 4 (5.00%) .NET
6 4 (5.00%) Kafka
7 3 (3.75%) J2EE
8 2 (2.50%) CSS
8 2 (2.50%) REST
9 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.25%) jQuery
9 1 (1.25%) LINQ
9 1 (1.25%) MLlib
9 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.25%) Pandas
9 1 (1.25%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.50%) Replication
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Android
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.50%) CentOS
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
2 22 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (27.50%) Validation
3 20 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 19 (23.75%) Microservices
5 16 (20.00%) Physics
5 16 (20.00%) SOA
6 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (16.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (13.75%) Machine Learning
8 11 (13.75%) OO
8 11 (13.75%) Open Source
9 9 (11.25%) Coaching
9 9 (11.25%) Fraud Detection
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.50%) Data Science
10 6 (7.50%) Decision-Making
10 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.50%) OOD
10 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) Java
2 12 (15.00%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) C++
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.25%) GCFE
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GDPR
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.50%) QA
1 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) EnCase
1 1 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) iManage
4 3 (3.75%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.50%) Acronis
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.50%) Veeam
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.25%) Cellebrite
6 1 (1.25%) Pega
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Sitecore