Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 66 79 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 7.07% 10.34% 10.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.70% 11.05% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 125 202
Northampton median annual salary £52,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £32,875 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £44,500 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £31,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +74.60% -12.50% -6.49%

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 857 715 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.85% 93.59% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 625 531 676
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 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 35 (53.03%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) Finance
3 23 (34.85%) Microservices
4 19 (28.79%) Degree
5 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
7 15 (22.73%) Open Source
7 15 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (21.21%) RESTful
8 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
8 14 (21.21%) Spring Boot
8 14 (21.21%) Gradle
8 14 (21.21%) Docker
8 14 (21.21%) Coaching
8 14 (21.21%) Retail Banking
8 14 (21.21%) C#
8 14 (21.21%) HTML
8 14 (21.21%) SQL
9 13 (19.70%) .NET
9 13 (19.70%) OO
9 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
9 13 (19.70%) Banking
9 13 (19.70%) Scrum
9 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
10 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
10 12 (18.18%) Physics
10 12 (18.18%) Machine Learning
10 12 (18.18%) Spring
10 12 (18.18%) 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 6 (9.09%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
1 5 (7.58%) SPSS
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.52%) G Suite
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Serverless
4 1 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
2 11 (16.67%) OLTP
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.58%) BigQuery
4 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) MySQL
8 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
1 14 (21.21%) Gradle
2 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (3.03%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (1.52%) Appium
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.52%) Gatling
6 1 (1.52%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.52%) NUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Retail Banking
3 13 (19.70%) Banking
4 9 (13.64%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Software Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Java Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Designer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Designer
10 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
1 14 (21.21%) RESTful
1 14 (21.21%) Spring Boot
2 13 (19.70%) .NET
3 12 (18.18%) CSS
3 12 (18.18%) Spring
4 9 (13.64%) Ajax
4 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.64%) REST
5 8 (12.12%) jQuery
5 8 (12.12%) JSON
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (10.61%) SOAP
7 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.09%) J2EE
7 6 (9.09%) Java EE
7 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.06%) Fintech
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.52%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Microservices
3 15 (22.73%) Open Source
3 15 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (21.21%) Coaching
5 13 (19.70%) OO
5 13 (19.70%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) Machine Learning
6 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 12 (18.18%) Physics
6 12 (18.18%) SOA
7 11 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (16.67%) Web Development
8 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.15%) Fraud Detection
8 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 10 (15.15%) MVC
9 9 (13.64%) TDD
9 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.21%) C#
3 14 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) C++
5 5 (7.58%) Java 8
5 5 (7.58%) Python
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.55%) C
7 3 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) Google
4 5 (7.58%) Adobe
4 5 (7.58%) Infor
4 5 (7.58%) Tableau
4 5 (7.58%) Talend
5 3 (4.55%) hybris
6 1 (1.52%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Teradata
6 1 (1.52%) Yahoo!