Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 445 304 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 35.43% 27.74% 27.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.54% 28.92% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 422 304 405
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,800 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £50,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,218 1,051 1,385
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 95.89% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 961 818 933
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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 +1 305 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Kettering +1 40 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Corby -6 23 £57,500 +27.78% 4
Wellingborough +3 14 £41,500 +45.61% 3
Daventry +1 8 £39,500 +12.86%
Towcester -3 3 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 248 (55.73%) JavaScript
2 227 (51.01%) HTML
3 208 (46.74%) SQL
4 203 (45.62%) CSS
5 201 (45.17%) .NET
6 198 (44.49%) C#
7 153 (34.38%) SQL Server
8 138 (31.01%) Microsoft
9 137 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
10 125 (28.09%) MVC
11 119 (26.74%) ASP.NET
12 117 (26.29%) Java
13 97 (21.80%) Finance
14 96 (21.57%) Spring
14 96 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
15 93 (20.90%) jQuery
16 92 (20.67%) AngularJS
17 86 (19.33%) Web Development
18 78 (17.53%) Software Engineering
18 78 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 76 (17.08%) Web Services
20 75 (16.85%) .NET Framework
21 73 (16.40%) Git (software)
22 64 (14.38%) Oracle
23 61 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
24 50 (11.24%) HTML5
25 49 (11.01%) PHP
25 49 (11.01%) E-Commerce
25 49 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
26 48 (10.79%) Test Automation

Developer Skill Set
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 30 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.07%) JBoss
3 23 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.49%) CMS
5 19 (4.27%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (4.04%) WebLogic
7 16 (3.60%) NServiceBus
7 16 (3.60%) Sitefinity
8 15 (3.37%) IIS
9 14 (3.15%) K2 blackpearl
10 12 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (2.70%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.12%) WordPress
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.45%) Drupal
14 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (3.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Magento
2 4 (0.90%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.92%) GitHub
2 13 (2.92%) SaaS
3 11 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.90%) Boomi
4 4 (0.90%) iPaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.02%) Internet
2 4 (0.90%) VoIP
3 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (8.99%) MySQL
4 38 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (4.04%) SSDT
7 17 (3.82%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.25%) Power BI
12 9 (2.02%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.80%) Big Data
13 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.57%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.12%) Pentaho
16 4 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
16 4 (0.90%) OLTP
16 4 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 96 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (16.40%) Git (software)
3 41 (9.21%) JUnit
4 29 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (5.62%) Maven
6 18 (4.04%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.60%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.70%) Selenium
8 12 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.25%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.80%) gulp
10 8 (1.80%) Mockito
10 8 (1.80%) Subversion
11 7 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.57%) Hudson
12 6 (1.35%) Grunt
12 6 (1.35%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.35%) webpack
13 5 (1.12%) Gradle
13 5 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 97 (21.80%) Finance
2 31 (6.97%) Banking
3 20 (4.49%) Retail
4 16 (3.60%) Back Office
5 15 (3.37%) Marketing
6 10 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.57%) Automotive
8 4 (0.90%) Advertising
8 4 (0.90%) Law
8 4 (0.90%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (51.01%) HTML
2 203 (45.62%) CSS
3 201 (45.17%) .NET
4 119 (26.74%) ASP.NET
5 96 (21.57%) Spring
6 93 (20.90%) jQuery
7 92 (20.67%) AngularJS
8 78 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 76 (17.08%) Web Services
10 75 (16.85%) .NET Framework
11 50 (11.24%) HTML5
12 46 (10.34%) Hibernate
13 45 (10.11%) Ajax
14 43 (9.66%) SOAP
15 40 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 34 (7.64%) LINQ
16 34 (7.64%) REST
16 34 (7.64%) RESTful
17 33 (7.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
1 15 (3.37%) Mobile App
1 15 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (2.92%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.47%) Graphic Design
4 10 (2.25%) EPoS
5 9 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.80%) Fintech
7 5 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.22%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.22%) BBC
9 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.22%) Kindle
9 1 (0.22%) Social Media
9 1 (0.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.54%) Windows
2 25 (5.62%) Linux
3 13 (2.92%) Mac OS
4 6 (1.35%) Android
4 6 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.90%) Unix
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (28.09%) MVC
3 86 (19.33%) Web Development
4 78 (17.53%) Software Engineering
5 61 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 49 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (11.01%) E-Commerce
7 48 (10.79%) Microservices
7 48 (10.79%) Test Automation
8 47 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (10.34%) TDD
10 41 (9.21%) Scrum
11 35 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 35 (7.87%) OO
11 35 (7.87%) Project Management
12 34 (7.64%) OOP
13 33 (7.42%) SDLC
13 33 (7.42%) SOLID
14 32 (7.19%) Unit Testing
15 31 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 248 (55.73%) JavaScript
2 208 (46.74%) SQL
3 198 (44.49%) C#
4 117 (26.29%) Java
5 49 (11.01%) PHP
6 39 (8.76%) PL/SQL
7 28 (6.29%) PowerShell
8 25 (5.62%) VB.NET
9 23 (5.17%) Java 8
10 21 (4.72%) C++
11 17 (3.82%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.60%) Python
13 7 (1.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (1.35%) Scala
14 6 (1.35%) VB
15 5 (1.12%) Ruby
15 5 (1.12%) VBA
16 3 (0.67%) Java 9
16 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 29 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (6.29%) MCP
2 28 (6.29%) MCPD
3 24 (5.39%) Degree
4 13 (2.92%) BC Cleared
4 13 (2.92%) DBS Check
4 13 (2.92%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.19%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (1.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.67%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.45%) Kibana
2 2 (0.45%) logstash
2 2 (0.45%) Oozie
3 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 138 (31.01%) Microsoft
2 64 (14.38%) Oracle
3 24 (5.39%) Adobe
4 10 (2.25%) SAP
5 6 (1.35%) Google
5 6 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.12%) Dell
6 5 (1.12%) IFS
6 5 (1.12%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.90%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.90%) Talend
7 4 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.90%) VMware
7 4 (0.90%) webMethods
8 3 (0.67%) Tableau
8 3 (0.67%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Facebook
9 1 (0.22%) Sony
9 1 (0.22%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.22%) Zend