Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 134 175 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.55% 12.15% 10.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.83% 47.17% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 158 326 293
Northamptonshire median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +1.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £23,550
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%

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 240 371 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.47% 25.76% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 200 277 434
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +4 111 £29,500 -15.71% 3
Wellingborough - 7 £40,000 - 3
Kettering +5 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Daventry - 3 £40,000 -
Brackley 0 1 £57,500 +64.29%
Corby -12 1 £33,000 +40.43%
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 96 (71.64%) Computer Science
2 64 (47.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (38.06%) Software Engineering
4 50 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (35.07%) Scrum
6 45 (33.58%) C++
7 44 (32.84%) C#
7 44 (32.84%) Python
8 41 (30.60%) Java
9 39 (29.10%) SQL
10 37 (27.61%) Computer Vision
11 36 (26.87%) Linux
11 36 (26.87%) Mathematics
12 34 (25.37%) GitHub
13 31 (23.13%) Windows
14 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
15 27 (20.15%) PhD
15 27 (20.15%) Microsoft
15 27 (20.15%) MongoDB
16 26 (19.40%) Machine Learning
16 26 (19.40%) Physics
16 26 (19.40%) HTML
16 26 (19.40%) Games
16 26 (19.40%) Finance
16 26 (19.40%) Algorithms
17 22 (16.42%) Electronics
17 22 (16.42%) Banking
18 21 (15.67%) Windows Server
19 20 (14.93%) Visual Studio
19 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008

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 15 (11.19%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.37%) GitHub
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.97%) Office 365
5 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) LAN
1 8 (5.97%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) RIP
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.15%) MongoDB
2 15 (11.19%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (11.19%) NoSQL
2 15 (11.19%) OLTP
3 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.69%) Subversion
3 4 (2.99%) NUnit
4 3 (2.24%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.24%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.24%) JMeter
4 3 (2.24%) JUnit
4 3 (2.24%) Ranorex
4 3 (2.24%) Selenium
4 3 (2.24%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.24%) TestNG
4 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (19.40%) Finance
1 26 (19.40%) Games
2 22 (16.42%) Banking
2 22 (16.42%) Electronics
3 9 (6.72%) Law
3 9 (6.72%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.22%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.22%) Retail
4 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.73%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) International Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (44.03%) Developer
2 39 (29.10%) C++ Software Engineer
2 39 (29.10%) Software Engineer
3 25 (18.66%) Graduate
4 20 (14.93%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.69%) Analyst
6 16 (11.94%) C++ Developer
6 16 (11.94%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate Software Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.96%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.21%) .NET Developer
8 11 (8.21%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.40%) HTML
2 17 (12.69%) .NET
3 14 (10.45%) CSS
3 14 (10.45%) Node.js
4 13 (9.70%) AngularJS
4 13 (9.70%) HTML5
5 12 (8.96%) Angular 2
5 12 (8.96%) D3.js
5 12 (8.96%) Electron Framework
5 12 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.72%) Polymer
6 9 (6.72%) Web Components
7 8 (5.97%) WCF
8 7 (5.22%) LINQ
9 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (4.48%) React
10 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.73%) Web Services
11 3 (2.24%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 96 (71.64%) Computer Science
2 26 (19.40%) Algorithms
3 9 (6.72%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.72%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Blog
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.87%) Linux
2 31 (23.13%) Windows
3 21 (15.67%) Windows Server
4 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (12.69%) Embedded Linux
6 13 (9.70%) Windows 7
7 12 (8.96%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) Unix
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.06%) Software Engineering
2 50 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.07%) Scrum
4 37 (27.61%) Computer Vision
5 36 (26.87%) Mathematics
6 26 (19.40%) Machine Learning
6 26 (19.40%) Physics
7 19 (14.18%) OO
8 13 (9.70%) Front End Development
8 13 (9.70%) MVC
9 12 (8.96%) OOP
9 12 (8.96%) Open Source
9 12 (8.96%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.21%) Project Management
11 10 (7.46%) Document Management
11 10 (7.46%) ITIL
11 10 (7.46%) Web Development
12 9 (6.72%) Multithreading
12 9 (6.72%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.58%) C++
2 44 (32.84%) C#
2 44 (32.84%) Python
3 41 (30.60%) Java
4 39 (29.10%) SQL
5 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.72%) C
7 5 (3.73%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.99%) Scala
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (47.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 27 (20.15%) PhD
3 8 (5.97%) CCNA
3 8 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.97%) VCP5
3 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.49%) MRICS
4 2 (1.49%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.46%) Google
3 9 (6.72%) VMware
4 6 (4.48%) SAP
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle
5 3 (2.24%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.49%) Sun
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Xamarin