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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 24 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 45 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.53% 8.27% 11.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 8.82% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 67
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 351 510 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 92.37% 93.75% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 284 352 530
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 40 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 38 (67.86%) Degree
3 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (55.36%) C++
5 26 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (44.64%) C#
7 24 (42.86%) Java
7 24 (42.86%) PhD
8 23 (41.07%) Linux
9 22 (39.29%) Mathematics
10 21 (37.50%) Scrum
11 20 (35.71%) HTML
12 19 (33.93%) Python
12 19 (33.93%) Computer Vision
13 18 (32.14%) Image Processing
14 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
15 16 (28.57%) Windows
15 16 (28.57%) OOP
16 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
17 14 (25.00%) Physics
18 12 (21.43%) Electronics
18 12 (21.43%) XML
18 12 (21.43%) C
18 12 (21.43%) CSS
18 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
19 11 (19.64%) Games
20 10 (17.86%) Algorithms
20 10 (17.86%) SQL
20 10 (17.86%) OO
21 9 (16.07%) JSP

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 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maple
2 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) GitHub
2 7 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 7 (12.50%) Selenium
3 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.36%) JUnit
5 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.79%) JMeter
6 1 (1.79%) NUnit
6 1 (1.79%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) TestNG
6 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (21.43%) Electronics
2 11 (19.64%) Games
3 9 (16.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 22 (39.29%) Developer
3 19 (33.93%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) Computer Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 9 (16.07%) Graduate
6 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
10 5 (8.93%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (8.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
2 12 (21.43%) XML
3 9 (16.07%) J2EE
3 9 (16.07%) JSP
4 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 8 (14.29%) Spring
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 7 (12.50%) .NET
5 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 7 (12.50%) RESTful
6 5 (8.93%) JSON
7 4 (7.14%) XSD
7 4 (7.14%) XSLT
7 4 (7.14%) Yocto
8 2 (3.57%) EJB
8 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 2 (3.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 16 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Mathematics
3 21 (37.50%) Scrum
4 19 (33.93%) Computer Vision
5 18 (32.14%) Image Processing
6 16 (28.57%) OOP
7 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
8 14 (25.00%) Physics
9 10 (17.86%) OO
10 9 (16.07%) TDD
11 7 (12.50%) Signal Processing
12 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.93%) Web Development
13 4 (7.14%) ETL
13 4 (7.14%) SDLC
14 3 (5.36%) Content Management
15 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
16 1 (1.79%) BDD
16 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) C++
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 24 (42.86%) Java
4 19 (33.93%) Python
5 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (21.43%) C
7 10 (17.86%) SQL
8 7 (12.50%) MATLAB
9 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Degree
2 26 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (42.86%) PhD
4 7 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
1 7 (12.50%) Sun
2 4 (7.14%) Talend
2 4 (7.14%) WSO2
3 1 (1.79%) Tableau
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: ££excllent +15% bonus +health, pension etc etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 4 days ago