Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 175 273 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.51% 26.98% 20.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.80% 28.03% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 181 289 330
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £51,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 653 974 1437
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 96.25% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 496 620 1279
Northampton median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,800 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Northampton

Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Northampton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Northampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Northampton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Developer 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 Northampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 95 (54.29%) C#
2 86 (49.14%) MVC
3 81 (46.29%) .NET
4 80 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (43.43%) HTML
6 67 (38.29%) JavaScript
7 65 (37.14%) ASP.NET
8 61 (34.86%) SQL
9 59 (33.71%) CSS
10 58 (33.14%) Degree
11 56 (32.00%) Java
12 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
13 46 (26.29%) SQL Server
14 42 (24.00%) Git (software)
15 37 (21.14%) HTML5
16 36 (20.57%) TDD
17 35 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (18.86%) WCF
18 33 (18.86%) Web Development
19 31 (17.71%) Linux
19 31 (17.71%) jQuery
20 30 (17.14%) OO
20 30 (17.14%) Python
20 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
21 28 (16.00%) NoSQL
21 28 (16.00%) Node.js
22 27 (15.43%) Scrum
22 27 (15.43%) Finance
22 27 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
23 26 (14.86%) Business Intelligence

Developer Skill Set
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 14 (8.00%) NServiceBus
1 14 (8.00%) Sitefinity
2 4 (2.29%) Apache
2 4 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.71%) Drupal
3 3 (1.71%) JBoss
3 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.71%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.71%) WordPress
4 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.14%) SPSS
2 1 (0.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.14%) GitHub
2 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.71%) Sage Pay
4 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) HTTP
1 1 (0.57%) LTE
1 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.29%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (6.86%) MySQL
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.29%) OLTP
8 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.71%) BigQuery
10 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.14%) OLAP
10 2 (1.14%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 25 (14.29%) Subversion
4 15 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (4.57%) JUnit
7 4 (2.29%) NUnit
7 4 (2.29%) Selenium
7 4 (2.29%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.29%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.71%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.71%) FitNesse
8 3 (1.71%) JMeter
8 3 (1.71%) Ranorex
8 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.71%) TestNG
9 2 (1.14%) Grunt
9 2 (1.14%) gulp
9 2 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 27 (15.43%) Finance
2 23 (13.14%) Electronics
3 21 (12.00%) Games
4 18 (10.29%) Banking
5 11 (6.29%) Retail
6 8 (4.57%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.00%) Marketing
8 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.14%) Advertising
10 2 (1.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.57%) Law
11 1 (0.57%) Local Government
11 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (46.29%) .NET
2 76 (43.43%) HTML
3 65 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 59 (33.71%) CSS
5 37 (21.14%) HTML5
6 35 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (18.86%) WCF
8 31 (17.71%) jQuery
9 28 (16.00%) Node.js
10 27 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (14.86%) Web Services
12 24 (13.71%) AngularJS
13 22 (12.57%) .NET Framework
13 22 (12.57%) Spring
14 21 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (10.86%) Hibernate
15 19 (10.86%) RESTful
16 15 (8.57%) CSS3
16 15 (8.57%) SOAP
17 14 (8.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.71%) Algorithms
3 16 (9.14%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.29%) User Experience
5 4 (2.29%) W3C
6 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.71%) Linux
2 17 (9.71%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.43%) Windows
4 5 (2.86%) Android
5 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.29%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.14%) Unix
7 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (49.14%) MVC
2 80 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.57%) TDD
4 33 (18.86%) Web Development
5 30 (17.14%) OO
6 27 (15.43%) Scrum
7 26 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (13.14%) Machine Learning
8 23 (13.14%) Mathematics
8 23 (13.14%) Physics
9 22 (12.57%) Software Engineering
9 22 (12.57%) Test Automation
10 18 (10.29%) BDD
11 16 (9.14%) Computer Vision
12 15 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (8.57%) Microservices
12 15 (8.57%) SOLID
12 15 (8.57%) Web Application Development
13 14 (8.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 14 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (54.29%) C#
2 67 (38.29%) JavaScript
3 61 (34.86%) SQL
4 56 (32.00%) Java
5 30 (17.14%) Python
6 22 (12.57%) C++
7 21 (12.00%) VB.NET
8 16 (9.14%) VB
9 14 (8.00%) PHP
9 14 (8.00%) Ruby
10 13 (7.43%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.29%) Scala
12 3 (1.71%) C
13 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.57%) ES6
13 1 (0.57%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (33.14%) Degree
2 21 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (10.86%) PhD
4 14 (8.00%) MCP
4 14 (8.00%) MCPD
4 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.14%) Google
3 7 (4.00%) SAP
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle
5 5 (2.86%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.29%) Twitter
7 3 (1.71%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.71%) Sun
7 3 (1.71%) Tableau
8 2 (1.14%) Zend
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe
9 1 (0.57%) Capita
9 1 (0.57%) Facebook
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.57%) Talend