Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 25 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +33
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 49 85 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.99% 9.42% 13.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.88% 10.39% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54 139 201
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.68% +2.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £50,000 £47,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -26.11% +4.67% +1.35%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 622 818 1,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 88.73% 90.69% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 515 577 927
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,550 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Northampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Northampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Degree
2 30 (61.22%) Computer Science
3 24 (48.98%) C++
4 23 (46.94%) Java
5 22 (44.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (42.86%) Linux
7 19 (38.78%) Scrum
7 19 (38.78%) Computer Vision
7 19 (38.78%) GitHub
8 17 (34.69%) C#
9 16 (32.65%) Python
9 16 (32.65%) Algorithms
10 15 (30.61%) Banking
11 14 (28.57%) HTML
11 14 (28.57%) HTML5
12 13 (26.53%) Machine Learning
13 12 (24.49%) Finance
14 11 (22.45%) PhD
14 11 (22.45%) Games
14 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
14 11 (22.45%) Mathematics
15 10 (20.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
15 10 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (20.41%) Retail
15 10 (20.41%) Retail Banking
15 10 (20.41%) OLTP
16 9 (18.37%) Windows
16 9 (18.37%) Mentoring

Software Engineering
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 10 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) GitHub
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
2 10 (20.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
2 10 (20.41%) OLTP
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) Subversion
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (30.61%) Banking
2 12 (24.49%) Finance
3 11 (22.45%) Games
4 10 (20.41%) Retail
4 10 (20.41%) Retail Banking
5 8 (16.33%) Electronics
6 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
6 5 (10.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 19 (38.78%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Graduate
5 9 (18.37%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) C++ Developer
6 8 (16.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Graduate Software Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Python Software Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) HTML
1 14 (28.57%) HTML5
2 8 (16.33%) Polymer
2 8 (16.33%) Web Components
3 6 (12.24%) .NET
3 6 (12.24%) CSS
4 5 (10.20%) RESTful
5 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.16%) Java EE
5 4 (8.16%) SOAP
5 4 (8.16%) Spring
6 1 (2.04%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Computer Science
2 16 (32.65%) Algorithms
3 8 (16.33%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (12.24%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Embedded Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Computer Vision
2 19 (38.78%) Scrum
3 13 (26.53%) Machine Learning
4 11 (22.45%) Mathematics
5 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
6 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
6 8 (16.33%) Neural Network
6 8 (16.33%) Open Source
6 8 (16.33%) Physics
7 6 (12.24%) People Management
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) Microservices
8 5 (10.20%) Resource Allocation
8 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.20%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) C++
2 23 (46.94%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) C#
4 16 (32.65%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.29%) SQL
6 6 (12.24%) VB
7 4 (8.16%) C
8 1 (2.04%) ES6
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Degree
2 22 (44.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (22.45%) PhD
4 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Google
2 5 (10.20%) hybris
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle