Period
to 19 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 101 143 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.07% 10.48% 9.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.12% 45.40% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 232 231
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +5.88% -6.85%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,625 £55,000 £45,577
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -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 219 315 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.68% 23.09% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 189 254 389
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,075 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £38,425 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -3.94% +5.26% +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 19 January 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 January 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 -2 87 £29,000 -19.44% 6
Kettering +8 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Daventry - 2 £40,000 -
Corby -17 1 £33,000 +40.43%
Wellingborough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 76 (75.25%) Computer Science
2 60 (59.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (37.62%) Java
4 36 (35.64%) Software Engineering
5 35 (34.65%) Python
6 34 (33.66%) MongoDB
7 33 (32.67%) SQL
8 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (30.69%) Scrum
9 31 (30.69%) C++
10 30 (29.70%) Banking
11 28 (27.72%) Finance
11 28 (27.72%) Linux
11 28 (27.72%) Computer Vision
12 27 (26.73%) GitHub
13 26 (25.74%) Machine Learning
13 26 (25.74%) C#
14 24 (23.76%) Mathematics
15 23 (22.77%) OLTP
15 23 (22.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (22.77%) NoSQL
15 23 (22.77%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (21.78%) Algorithms
17 21 (20.79%) Windows
18 19 (18.81%) Physics
19 18 (17.82%) Games
19 18 (17.82%) PhD
20 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
20 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
20 17 (16.83%) SQL Server

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 (22.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) GitHub
2 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) LAN
1 1 (0.99%) RIP
1 1 (0.99%) WAN
1 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) MongoDB
2 23 (22.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 23 (22.77%) NoSQL
2 23 (22.77%) OLTP
3 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
1 13 (12.87%) Subversion
1 13 (12.87%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.99%) JMeter
3 1 (0.99%) JUnit
3 1 (0.99%) NUnit
3 1 (0.99%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
3 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.99%) TestNG
3 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (29.70%) Banking
2 28 (27.72%) Finance
3 18 (17.82%) Games
4 16 (15.84%) Electronics
5 10 (9.90%) Retail Banking
6 8 (7.92%) Law
7 7 (6.93%) Retail
8 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.97%) Marketing
9 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.98%) International Banking
11 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (48.51%) Developer
2 29 (28.71%) Software Engineer
3 28 (27.72%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (22.77%) Graduate
5 19 (18.81%) Senior Developer
6 18 (17.82%) Analyst
7 17 (16.83%) Java Developer
8 14 (13.86%) C++ Developer
8 14 (13.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 14 (13.86%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (13.86%) Support Analyst
9 13 (12.87%) C++ Software Developer
9 13 (12.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 13 (12.87%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
9 13 (12.87%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (12.87%) Graduate Software Developer
9 13 (12.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 13 (12.87%) Software Developer
10 11 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (10.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.84%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
3 11 (10.89%) Angular 2
3 11 (10.89%) D3.js
3 11 (10.89%) Electron Framework
3 11 (10.89%) Node.js
3 11 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (9.90%) HTML5
5 9 (8.91%) Polymer
5 9 (8.91%) Web Components
6 7 (6.93%) .NET
6 7 (6.93%) CSS
7 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.96%) React
8 2 (1.98%) Middleware
9 1 (0.99%) CSS3
9 1 (0.99%) Django
9 1 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (75.25%) Computer Science
2 22 (21.78%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.91%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Blog
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Linux
2 21 (20.79%) Windows
3 16 (15.84%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.85%) Windows 7
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.86%) Windows 8
6 13 (12.87%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.99%) Unix
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Software Engineering
2 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (30.69%) Scrum
4 28 (27.72%) Computer Vision
5 26 (25.74%) Machine Learning
6 24 (23.76%) Mathematics
7 19 (18.81%) Physics
8 14 (13.86%) Software Testing
8 14 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.90%) Document Management
9 10 (9.90%) Open Source
10 9 (8.91%) Front End Development
10 9 (8.91%) Multithreading
10 9 (8.91%) Neural Network
11 8 (7.92%) SDLC
12 7 (6.93%) OO
12 7 (6.93%) People Management
13 6 (5.94%) OOP
13 6 (5.94%) Wealth Management
13 6 (5.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) Java
2 35 (34.65%) Python
3 33 (32.67%) SQL
4 31 (30.69%) C++
5 26 (25.74%) C#
6 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.95%) C
8 3 (2.97%) Scala
8 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (59.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (17.82%) PhD
3 1 (0.99%) CCNA
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.99%) VCP5
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Google
3 5 (4.95%) SAP
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Twitter