Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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

Software Developer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 58 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.21% 3.05% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 3.15% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 40
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £42,500 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% -6.25%

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 880 730 1,054
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 96.95% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 692 617 773
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,125 £23,600
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Northampton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Northampton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Northampton over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Law
8 3 (15.00%) CMS
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP

Software 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 4 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Appium
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) Buildbot
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Gatling
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.00%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 3 (15.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Microservices
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Google