Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 153 154 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.58% 13.38% 9.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.88% 52.74% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 116 239 245
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £30,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.74% -17.57% -1.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,625 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%

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 313 292 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 21.65% 25.37% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 246 242 268
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £21,175
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -14 75 £46,250 +54.17% 12
Corby -2 23 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Wellingborough +8 20 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Kettering +3 8 £28,750 -4.17% 3
Brackley +7 5 - -
Daventry -2 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.18%) Computer Science
3 35 (22.88%) Java
4 34 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (18.95%) Oracle
6 26 (16.99%) Finance
6 26 (16.99%) Billing
7 24 (15.69%) Coaching
8 23 (15.03%) Validation
9 22 (14.38%) C#
10 21 (13.73%) SQL
10 21 (13.73%) Decision-Making
11 20 (13.07%) .NET
11 20 (13.07%) Microsoft
11 20 (13.07%) Scrum
12 19 (12.42%) Windows
12 19 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (11.76%) Kanban
14 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
15 15 (9.80%) Python
16 14 (9.15%) SQL Server
16 14 (9.15%) HTML
16 14 (9.15%) MongoDB
16 14 (9.15%) NoSQL
17 13 (8.50%) Mentoring
17 13 (8.50%) CSS
17 13 (8.50%) Service Management
17 13 (8.50%) OLTP
18 12 (7.84%) Banking

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 10 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.61%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.61%) Confluence
3 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.31%) Apache
4 2 (1.31%) CMS
4 2 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.96%) UserZoom
3 2 (1.31%) InVision
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.27%) SaaS
4 4 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.61%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (2.61%) Office 365
5 2 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.31%) Serverless
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) Internet
2 5 (3.27%) Firewall
2 5 (3.27%) LAN
2 5 (3.27%) WAN
3 3 (1.96%) DHCP
3 3 (1.96%) DNS
3 3 (1.96%) Intranet
3 3 (1.96%) LTE
3 3 (1.96%) Network Security
3 3 (1.96%) SAN
4 2 (1.31%) VPN
4 2 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.65%) DWDM
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) MQTT
5 1 (0.65%) SNMP
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.15%) MongoDB
1 14 (9.15%) NoSQL
1 14 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.50%) OLTP
3 10 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.23%) MySQL
5 6 (3.92%) Big Data
5 6 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.61%) BigQuery
6 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.61%) Star Schema
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) JIRA
2 6 (3.92%) Bugzilla
2 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.96%) FrontPage
4 3 (1.96%) Gradle
5 2 (1.31%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.31%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (16.99%) Billing
1 26 (16.99%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Banking
3 10 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.88%) Law
5 8 (5.23%) Marketing
6 7 (4.58%) Legal
7 6 (3.92%) Electronics
7 6 (3.92%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.61%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (22.22%) Developer
2 29 (18.95%) Analyst
3 25 (16.34%) Systems Analyst
4 24 (15.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 19 (12.42%) Scrum Master
6 13 (8.50%) Architect
6 13 (8.50%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.84%) Graduate
8 8 (5.23%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Junior
8 8 (5.23%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.58%) IT Trainer
9 7 (4.58%) Machine Learning Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Trainer
10 6 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.07%) .NET
2 14 (9.15%) HTML
3 13 (8.50%) CSS
4 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.19%) JSON
5 9 (5.88%) XML
6 4 (2.61%) Web Services
7 3 (1.96%) Node.js
7 3 (1.96%) REST
7 3 (1.96%) RESTful
7 3 (1.96%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.31%) boto
8 2 (1.31%) Flask
8 2 (1.31%) jQuery
9 1 (0.65%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.65%) CSS3
9 1 (0.65%) Django
9 1 (0.65%) HTML5
9 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.18%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.88%) User Experience
5 8 (5.23%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.96%) CMDB
7 3 (1.96%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.96%) Replication
7 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.31%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.31%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.31%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.31%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.31%) Android
5 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.31%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.69%) Coaching
3 23 (15.03%) Validation
4 21 (13.73%) Decision-Making
5 20 (13.07%) Scrum
6 19 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (11.76%) Kanban
8 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.50%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.50%) Service Management
10 12 (7.84%) Integration Testing
11 11 (7.19%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (6.54%) Machine Learning
12 10 (6.54%) Microservices
13 9 (5.88%) Data Management
13 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.88%) Network Management
14 8 (5.23%) Change Management
14 8 (5.23%) Open Source
15 7 (4.58%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.88%) Java
2 22 (14.38%) C#
3 21 (13.73%) SQL
4 15 (9.80%) Python
5 12 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.54%) PHP
7 5 (3.27%) C++
7 5 (3.27%) VBA
8 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.96%) Perl
8 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.31%) C
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) Java 8
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (4.58%) HND
3 6 (3.92%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.92%) HNC
4 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) CCNP
5 3 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.96%) MBA
5 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) IIBA
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) COBIT
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.61%) Docker
1 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.96%) TeMIP
3 2 (1.31%) Ansible
3 2 (1.31%) Nagios
3 2 (1.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.31%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.31%) Terraform
4 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.65%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (18.95%) Oracle
2 20 (13.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.92%) Adobe
3 6 (3.92%) OpenText
4 5 (3.27%) Google
4 5 (3.27%) Sage
4 5 (3.27%) Telerik
4 5 (3.27%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.61%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.61%) iManage
5 4 (2.61%) MapR
5 4 (2.61%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.61%) VMware
6 3 (1.96%) Acronis
6 3 (1.96%) BMC
6 3 (1.96%) Remedy
7 2 (1.31%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.31%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.31%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.31%) Veeam