Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Senior Software Engineer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 80 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.35% 0.25% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Northampton median annual salary £49,500 £43,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% - -
Northamptonshire median annual salary £49,500 £43,500 -
% change year-on-year +13.79% - -

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 840 767 1,051
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.72% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 674 634 777
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,125 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Northampton

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Northampton

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) FreeRTOS
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

Senior Software Engineer 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++