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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 90 68 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.10% 9.44% 11.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.90% 40.72% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 64 93
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 161 167 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 27.01% 23.19% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 134 141 187
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 73 £32,500 -5.79% 9
Wellingborough - 4 £40,000 - 2
Brackley - 2 £57,500 - 1
Daventry - 2 £45,000 -
Kettering +9 1 - - 2
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 95 (67.86%) Computer Science
2 61 (43.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (30.71%) Mathematics
4 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (30.00%) Windows
5 40 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 38 (27.14%) C++
7 36 (25.71%) C#
8 29 (20.71%) Physics
9 27 (19.29%) HTML
9 27 (19.29%) Microsoft
10 26 (18.57%) SQL
11 25 (17.86%) Linux
12 24 (17.14%) C
12 24 (17.14%) PhD
13 23 (16.43%) Python
13 23 (16.43%) Image Processing
14 22 (15.71%) Scrum
14 22 (15.71%) JavaScript
15 21 (15.00%) Finance
16 20 (14.29%) Java
16 20 (14.29%) OOP
17 19 (13.57%) OO
17 19 (13.57%) Computer Vision
18 18 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (12.86%) CSS
18 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
19 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
20 15 (10.71%) Algorithms
21 14 (10.00%) .NET

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 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.71%) JBoss
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.00%) Maple
4 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.43%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) BASE24
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.57%) SaaS
2 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.71%) GitHub
2 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) LAN
1 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.86%) WAN
2 2 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.43%) IPsec
2 2 (1.43%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.86%) Big Data
4 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.14%) MySQL
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.43%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.71%) Power BI
7 1 (0.71%) QlikView
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) JUnit
2 12 (8.57%) NUnit
3 11 (7.86%) Cucumber
3 11 (7.86%) FitNesse
3 11 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.86%) JMeter
3 11 (7.86%) Ranorex
3 11 (7.86%) Selenium
3 11 (7.86%) SoapUI
3 11 (7.86%) TestNG
3 11 (7.86%) WebDriver
4 7 (5.00%) LabVIEW
5 4 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 21 (15.00%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Games
3 12 (8.57%) Electronics
4 9 (6.43%) Banking
5 7 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.00%) Retail
6 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.14%) Advertising
7 3 (2.14%) Law
7 3 (2.14%) Marketing
8 2 (1.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
9 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.71%) Local Government
9 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Analyst
3 19 (13.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (13.57%) Software Engineer
4 18 (12.86%) Graduate
5 17 (12.14%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 11 (7.86%) C Software Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Computer Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Embedded Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Embedded Software Developer
8 9 (6.43%) IT Support
9 8 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) IT Graduate
10 7 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) HTML
2 18 (12.86%) CSS
3 14 (10.00%) .NET
4 12 (8.57%) Web Services
5 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.14%) XML
6 8 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (5.00%) J2EE
7 7 (5.00%) JSP
7 7 (5.00%) RESTful
7 7 (5.00%) Spring
8 5 (3.57%) jQuery
8 5 (3.57%) Node.js
9 4 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.86%) Yocto
10 3 (2.14%) Angular 2
10 3 (2.14%) D3.js
10 3 (2.14%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 95 (67.86%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.43%) APACS
7 2 (1.43%) CESG
7 2 (1.43%) EPoS
7 2 (1.43%) PKI
7 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.43%) Social Media
7 2 (1.43%) Tandem
7 2 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.00%) Windows
2 25 (17.86%) Linux
3 8 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.71%) Mathematics
2 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 29 (20.71%) Physics
5 23 (16.43%) Image Processing
6 22 (15.71%) Scrum
7 20 (14.29%) OOP
8 19 (13.57%) Computer Vision
8 19 (13.57%) OO
9 14 (10.00%) ITIL
10 12 (8.57%) Project Management
11 11 (7.86%) TDD
11 11 (7.86%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2
12 10 (7.14%) Test Strategy
13 9 (6.43%) BDD
13 9 (6.43%) CRM
13 9 (6.43%) Open Source
14 8 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.14%) C++
2 36 (25.71%) C#
3 26 (18.57%) SQL
4 24 (17.14%) C
5 23 (16.43%) Python
6 22 (15.71%) JavaScript
7 20 (14.29%) Java
8 8 (5.71%) MATLAB
9 6 (4.29%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.86%) VBA
12 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.43%) COBOL
13 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.71%) PHP
14 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (43.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 24 (17.14%) PhD
3 18 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.71%) MCITP
5 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.00%) Sun Certification
6 6 (4.29%) CCNA
7 5 (3.57%) CISA
7 5 (3.57%) CISM
7 5 (3.57%) CISSP
7 5 (3.57%) CRISC
8 4 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.86%) VCP5
8 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.14%) ACCA
9 3 (2.14%) CIMA
9 3 (2.14%) MCSE
10 2 (1.43%) MCSA
10 2 (1.43%) MRICS
10 2 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.43%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (1.43%) ISO 22301
2 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Firmware
2 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle
2 7 (5.00%) Sun
2 7 (5.00%) VMware
3 5 (3.57%) SAP
4 4 (2.86%) HP
4 4 (2.86%) Tableau
5 2 (1.43%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.43%) BMC
5 2 (1.43%) Remedy
5 2 (1.43%) Splunk
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) Facebook
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.71%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £38,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
TD Group
Salary: From £17,500 to £18,500 per annum Plus bonus, 25 days holiday, healthc
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Volt
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum great benefits, excellent car scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Excellent salary plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago