Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Senior Developer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 60 63
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.89% 2.49% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 2.62% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 31
Northampton median annual salary £55,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.73% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £46,000 £34,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £48,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +38.55% -2.35% -

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 818 687 957
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 95.15% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 609 520 618
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) .NET
8 10 (30.30%) C#
8 10 (30.30%) Retail
9 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (27.27%) Oracle
9 9 (27.27%) MCP
9 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 9 (27.27%) Spring
9 9 (27.27%) MCPD
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (27.27%) SSDT
9 9 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
11 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
12 6 (18.18%) SDLC
12 6 (18.18%) DBS Check
12 6 (18.18%) Microservices
12 6 (18.18%) BC Cleared
12 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Senior 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
1 5 (15.15%) NServiceBus
1 5 (15.15%) Sitefinity
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SSDT
3 5 (15.15%) OLTP
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.09%) Power BI
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data
6 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (15.15%) Gradle
4 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Automotive
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) Spring
3 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 6 (18.18%) J2EE
4 6 (18.18%) Node.js
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) React
6 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 4 (12.12%) WinForms
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) Java EE
8 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.03%) MDX
9 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
6 6 (18.18%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Content Management
7 5 (15.15%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
7 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) MVC
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) Java 8
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (3.03%) Java 9
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) MCP
1 9 (27.27%) MCPD
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) BC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) DBS Check
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle