Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 70 138 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.07% 13.72% 11.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 14.90% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 257 231
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -2.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £47,500 £47,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -18.06% -2.70% +5.71%

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 630 926 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 90.65% 92.05% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 463 566 1176
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,000 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 50 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 49 (70.00%) Degree
3 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (67.14%) C++
5 43 (61.43%) Scrum
6 38 (54.29%) Linux
7 37 (52.86%) Computer Vision
8 36 (51.43%) Java
9 34 (48.57%) GitHub
10 33 (47.14%) C#
11 31 (44.29%) Python
11 31 (44.29%) Computer Science Degree
12 28 (40.00%) Algorithms
13 27 (38.57%) Mathematics
14 26 (37.14%) PhD
15 25 (35.71%) Games
16 21 (30.00%) HTML
17 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
18 19 (27.14%) Electronics
19 18 (25.71%) Physics
20 17 (24.29%) Embedded Linux
20 17 (24.29%) Machine Learning
21 16 (22.86%) HTML5
21 16 (22.86%) C
21 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
21 16 (22.86%) Subversion
22 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
23 12 (17.14%) Finance
24 11 (15.71%) Google
24 11 (15.71%) OOP

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 6 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SPSS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (48.57%) GitHub
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.43%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.57%) OLTP
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (22.86%) Subversion
2 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) Gradle
5 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (35.71%) Games
2 19 (27.14%) Electronics
3 12 (17.14%) Finance
4 10 (14.29%) Retail
5 8 (11.43%) Banking
6 6 (8.57%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.86%) Marketing
7 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (68.57%) Software Engineer
2 39 (55.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Developer
4 17 (24.29%) Software Developer
5 16 (22.86%) C++ Developer
5 16 (22.86%) C++ Software Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate Software Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Python Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) C Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Computer Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
2 16 (22.86%) HTML5
3 10 (14.29%) CSS
4 9 (12.86%) Polymer
4 9 (12.86%) Web Components
5 6 (8.57%) .NET
6 5 (7.14%) Spring
6 5 (7.14%) Web Services
7 4 (5.71%) CSS3
7 4 (5.71%) J2EE
7 4 (5.71%) JSON
7 4 (5.71%) REST
8 3 (4.29%) Django
8 3 (4.29%) RESTful
8 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.29%) XML
9 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.86%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.86%) JSP
9 2 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 28 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (12.86%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (15.71%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (61.43%) Scrum
3 37 (52.86%) Computer Vision
4 27 (38.57%) Mathematics
5 18 (25.71%) Physics
6 17 (24.29%) Machine Learning
7 11 (15.71%) OO
7 11 (15.71%) OOP
8 10 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 9 (12.86%) Image Processing
9 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
9 9 (12.86%) Neural Network
9 9 (12.86%) Open Source
10 8 (11.43%) SDLC
11 7 (10.00%) People Management
12 5 (7.14%) Signal Processing
12 5 (7.14%) TDD
13 4 (5.71%) BDD
13 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) C++
2 36 (51.43%) Java
3 33 (47.14%) C#
4 31 (44.29%) Python
5 16 (22.86%) C
6 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.86%) SQL
8 5 (7.14%) Assembly Language
8 5 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.86%) COBOL
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
9 2 (2.86%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) ES6
10 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (70.00%) Degree
2 31 (44.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (37.14%) PhD
4 2 (2.86%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.43%) HNC
5 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) hybris
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Sun
4 2 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Talend
5 1 (1.43%) WSO2