Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 47 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.60% 4.74% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 4.90% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 41
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £50,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +12.50%

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 894 734 1,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 96.58% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 696 615 782
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,050 £23,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -4.76%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (33.33%) PHP
6 8 (33.33%) MCP
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) MCPD
6 8 (33.33%) WinForms
6 8 (33.33%) GitHub
6 8 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) SSDT
6 8 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (25.00%) Web Development
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

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 (20.83%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) GitHub
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SSDT
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.83%) OLTP
5 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (4.17%) Power BI
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (20.83%) Gradle
4 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
1 8 (33.33%) WinForms
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) Kafka
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
5 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Microservices
6 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (12.50%) Physics
10 2 (8.33%) BDD
10 2 (8.33%) TDD
11 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) PHP
2 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (29.17%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCP
1 8 (33.33%) MCPD
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft