The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 28 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.74% 5.24% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.96% 5.34% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 10
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 359 543 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.77% 98.19% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 308 400 449
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Northampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Northampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Northampton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Northampton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) .NET
3 30 (61.22%) C#
4 29 (59.18%) SQL
5 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 27 (55.10%) VB.NET
7 26 (53.06%) VB
7 26 (53.06%) Client/Server
7 26 (53.06%) Ajax
8 13 (26.53%) TDD
9 11 (22.45%) Java
10 10 (20.41%) J2EE
10 10 (20.41%) Web Services
10 10 (20.41%) MVC
10 10 (20.41%) JSON
10 10 (20.41%) Spring
10 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.37%) Spring MVC
11 9 (18.37%) BDD
11 9 (18.37%) REST
11 9 (18.37%) Scrum
11 9 (18.37%) JUnit
11 9 (18.37%) MySQL
11 9 (18.37%) HTML
12 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
13 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.29%) HTML5
13 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.24%) CSS
14 6 (12.24%) Microsoft

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.12%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.37%) JUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Artifactory
3 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.20%) Gradle
3 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.12%) MSTest
4 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 26 (53.06%) Ajax
4 10 (20.41%) J2EE
4 10 (20.41%) JSON
4 10 (20.41%) Spring
4 10 (20.41%) Web Services
5 9 (18.37%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) REST
5 9 (18.37%) Spring MVC
6 7 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (12.24%) CSS
8 5 (10.20%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (10.20%) JMS
9 3 (6.12%) MDX
10 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) TDD
3 10 (20.41%) MVC
4 9 (18.37%) BDD
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.24%) OO
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.20%) OOD
7 5 (10.20%) OOP
7 5 (10.20%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (6.12%) ETL
9 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.08%) Data Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) Physics
10 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C#
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
3 27 (55.10%) VB.NET
4 26 (53.06%) VB
5 11 (22.45%) Java
6 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) hybris
3 1 (2.04%) Cognizant
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago