Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 21 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 109 114 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.38% 8.74% 8.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.95% 39.86% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 170 158
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.02% -19.33% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £22,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,350 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 248 286 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.06% 21.92% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 198 243 293
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,300 £21,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,350 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Northamptonshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Degree in Northamptonshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Northamptonshire

Degree
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 65 £50,000 +66.67% 8
Wellingborough - 19 - - 2
Kettering +10 5 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Brackley +5 5 - -
Corby -20 3 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Daventry - 3 £40,000 -
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 49 (44.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 48 (44.04%) Computer Science
3 39 (35.78%) Java
4 30 (27.52%) SQL
5 29 (26.61%) Finance
6 28 (25.69%) MongoDB
7 27 (24.77%) Banking
8 23 (21.10%) OLTP
8 23 (21.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (21.10%) NoSQL
8 23 (21.10%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (20.18%) Windows
10 19 (17.43%) C#
10 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (16.51%) Machine Learning
12 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
12 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
13 16 (14.68%) .NET
14 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
15 12 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (11.01%) Python
16 11 (10.09%) Service Management
16 11 (10.09%) Integration Testing
16 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (10.09%) System Integration Testing
16 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
17 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (9.17%) Document Management
18 9 (8.26%) Scrum
18 9 (8.26%) Linux

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 23 (21.10%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.83%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.59%) SaaS
4 4 (3.67%) Office 365
5 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.83%) GitHub
5 2 (1.83%) Serverless
6 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.75%) Firewall
2 3 (2.75%) LAN
2 3 (2.75%) LTE
2 3 (2.75%) SAN
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
3 2 (1.83%) DHCP
3 2 (1.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.92%) MQTT
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) MongoDB
2 23 (21.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 23 (21.10%) NoSQL
2 23 (21.10%) OLTP
3 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.67%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.83%) Big Data
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Bugzilla
1 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.50%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.59%) JIRA
2 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 29 (26.61%) Finance
2 27 (24.77%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.50%) Law
4 6 (5.50%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.67%) Marketing
7 3 (2.75%) Billing
7 3 (2.75%) Retail
8 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (40.37%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
3 13 (11.93%) Machine Learning Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Graduate
7 8 (7.34%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Junior
9 6 (5.50%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Scrum Master
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) .NET
2 7 (6.42%) HTML
2 7 (6.42%) JSON
2 7 (6.42%) Node.js
3 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.50%) CSS
4 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.59%) XML
5 4 (3.67%) Angular 2
5 4 (3.67%) D3.js
5 4 (3.67%) Electron Framework
5 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.75%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) boto
7 2 (1.83%) Flask
7 2 (1.83%) HTML5
7 2 (1.83%) React
7 2 (1.83%) Web Services
8 1 (0.92%) Polymer
8 1 (0.92%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.59%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.75%) CMDB
6 3 (2.75%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Windows
2 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.26%) Linux
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Unix
8 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.51%) Machine Learning
3 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (10.09%) Integration Testing
5 11 (10.09%) Service Management
5 11 (10.09%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (9.17%) Document Management
7 9 (8.26%) Scrum
8 8 (7.34%) Change Management
8 8 (7.34%) Coaching
8 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Network Management
9 7 (6.42%) Project Management
9 7 (6.42%) SDLC
9 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.59%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.59%) DNA
10 5 (4.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.78%) Java
2 30 (27.52%) SQL
3 19 (17.43%) C#
4 12 (11.01%) Python
5 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.42%) C++
7 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 5 (4.59%) VBA
9 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.83%) C
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.92%) Java 8
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (44.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.50%) HNC
2 6 (5.50%) HND
3 3 (2.75%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.75%) MBA
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.92%) CCNA
5 1 (0.92%) CCNP
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.92%) IIBA
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.92%) PhD
5 1 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.75%) TeMIP
3 2 (1.83%) Ansible
3 2 (1.83%) Nagios
3 2 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (1.83%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.83%) Terraform
4 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.92%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) OpenText
3 5 (4.59%) Sage
3 5 (4.59%) Telerik
3 5 (4.59%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.75%) Acronis
4 3 (2.75%) BMC
4 3 (2.75%) Google
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.75%) Remedy
4 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe
5 2 (1.83%) CA
5 2 (1.83%) NetScout
5 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.83%) Veeam
6 1 (0.92%) Teradata
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter