Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 28 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 50 59 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.75% 7.35% 10.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 7.99% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 100 146
Northampton median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £45,250 £51,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +69.23% -18.75% -

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 801 738 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 92.07% 91.91% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 638 600 708
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £61,625 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.00%) Banking
5 12 (24.00%) Spring
5 12 (24.00%) Degree
5 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (22.00%) HTML
6 11 (22.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.00%) .NET
7 10 (20.00%) CSS
7 10 (20.00%) C#
7 10 (20.00%) Microservices
8 9 (18.00%) SOAP
8 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.00%) Scrum
9 8 (16.00%) Java EE
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
9 8 (16.00%) C++
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (14.00%) hybris
10 7 (14.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
10 7 (14.00%) Resource Allocation
10 7 (14.00%) Oracle
10 7 (14.00%) SOA

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 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.00%) G Suite
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Serverless
3 1 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) OLTP
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.00%) Big Data
4 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) Appium
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) Buildbot
4 1 (2.00%) Gatling
4 1 (2.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 7 (14.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Law
5 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Front Office
7 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Development Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Designer
5 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Development Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Designer
7 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) UX Designer
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) Spring
2 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) .NET
3 10 (20.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.00%) SOAP
5 8 (16.00%) Java EE
6 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.00%) RESTful
8 5 (10.00%) HTML5
8 5 (10.00%) REST
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.00%) J2EE
10 3 (6.00%) WCF
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services
11 2 (4.00%) JSON
11 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
11 2 (4.00%) XML
12 1 (2.00%) Dojo
12 1 (2.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 3 (6.00%) Fintech
4 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
3 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (4.00%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (20.00%) Microservices
4 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Resource Allocation
5 7 (14.00%) SOA
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Multichannel Retail
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) Coaching
8 4 (8.00%) DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Machine Learning
8 4 (8.00%) Open Source
8 4 (8.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) C++
6 5 (10.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) C
7 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) Python
9 1 (2.00%) Java 8
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) hybris
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.00%) Yahoo!