Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 55 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.34% 3.61% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 3.79% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 47
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £42,500 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -

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 866 712 927
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 95.31% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 634 541 645
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,939
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.73% -6.56%
10th Percentile £27,150 £22,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,150
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -10.02%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 33 (84.62%) C#
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 30 (76.92%) .NET
3 28 (71.79%) HTML
4 27 (69.23%) CSS
5 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
5 25 (64.10%) jQuery
6 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
7 23 (58.97%) MVC
8 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
9 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
9 21 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (53.85%) AngularJS
10 20 (51.28%) Web Development
11 19 (48.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (46.15%) Ajax
13 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
14 15 (38.46%) QA
14 15 (38.46%) JSON
14 15 (38.46%) LINQ
14 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (38.46%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (38.46%) Progressive Web App
15 14 (35.90%) SQL
16 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
17 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
18 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
18 6 (15.38%) T-SQL

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 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) K2 blackpearl
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) G Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Appium
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Buildbot
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Gatling
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) NeoLoad
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 27 (69.23%) CSS
4 25 (64.10%) jQuery
5 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 21 (53.85%) AngularJS
6 21 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (46.15%) Ajax
8 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (38.46%) JSON
9 15 (38.46%) LINQ
9 15 (38.46%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (7.69%) HTML5
11 3 (7.69%) REST
11 3 (7.69%) Sass
11 3 (7.69%) SOAP
11 3 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) MVC
2 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
3 20 (51.28%) Web Development
4 15 (38.46%) Progressive Web App
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.69%) Service Management
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.56%) Change Management
9 1 (2.56%) DSDM
9 1 (2.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) SOA
9 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) C#
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.82%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kibana
1 1 (2.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.56%) Tableau