Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 500 317 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.92% 27.86% 25.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.89% 28.82% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 413 340 380
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £55,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,393 1,100 1,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 96.66% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 928 1,052
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,280 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £57,500
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 16 July 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 16 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 +1 328 £41,500 +3.75% 35
Corby -2 49 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Kettering +2 26 £47,500 +143.59% 18
Daventry +4 15 £40,000 +14.29%
Brackley +6 5 - -
Wellingborough -9 3 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Towcester - 2 £47,500 - 1
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 232 (46.40%) JavaScript
2 213 (42.60%) SQL
3 212 (42.40%) .NET
4 201 (40.20%) HTML
5 194 (38.80%) C#
6 192 (38.40%) CSS
7 177 (35.40%) SQL Server
8 149 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
9 140 (28.00%) Java
10 122 (24.40%) Microsoft
11 117 (23.40%) MVC
12 102 (20.40%) ASP.NET
13 93 (18.60%) jQuery
14 91 (18.20%) PHP
15 86 (17.20%) Spring
16 82 (16.40%) Web Services
17 76 (15.20%) TDD
18 74 (14.80%) Git (software)
19 73 (14.60%) VB.NET
20 69 (13.80%) HTML5
21 67 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
21 67 (13.40%) E-Commerce
22 66 (13.20%) Web Development
23 65 (13.00%) SharePoint
24 60 (12.00%) JUnit
25 58 (11.60%) Finance
26 55 (11.00%) Oracle
26 55 (11.00%) Windows
27 54 (10.80%) SOAP
28 52 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 65 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.40%) JBoss
3 39 (7.80%) Tomcat
4 34 (6.80%) WordPress
5 30 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 29 (5.80%) SharePoint Server
7 28 (5.60%) K2 blackpearl
7 28 (5.60%) WebLogic
8 24 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (4.00%) WebSphere
10 18 (3.60%) CMS
11 14 (2.80%) Drupal
12 11 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.20%) Apache
13 6 (1.20%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.20%) Sitefinity
13 6 (1.20%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.40%) Ethereum
14 2 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (3.60%) Magento
2 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.60%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.40%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.40%) GitHub
2 15 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.60%) SaaS
4 8 (1.60%) Sage Pay
5 7 (1.40%) Office 365
6 5 (1.00%) IaaS
7 4 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.40%) Serverless
9 1 (0.20%) Boomi
9 1 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.80%) Internet
2 2 (0.40%) Intranet
2 2 (0.40%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) MQTT
3 1 (0.20%) SMS
3 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (35.40%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (9.20%) MySQL
4 45 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.60%) SSDT
7 24 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (4.40%) Relational Database
9 17 (3.40%) MongoDB
10 15 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (3.00%) OLTP
10 15 (3.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (2.60%) Power BI
11 13 (2.60%) SAP HANA
12 10 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.80%) SAP BW
17 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (14.80%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (12.00%) JUnit
4 41 (8.20%) Maven
5 31 (6.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 20 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (3.80%) Hudson
7 19 (3.80%) Mockito
8 17 (3.40%) Visual Studio
9 15 (3.00%) Subversion
10 14 (2.80%) webpack
11 13 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (2.40%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.80%) Selenium
14 7 (1.40%) Grunt
14 7 (1.40%) gulp
14 7 (1.40%) Jenkins
15 6 (1.20%) SonarQube
16 5 (1.00%) Gradle
16 5 (1.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 58 (11.60%) Finance
2 27 (5.40%) Law
3 23 (4.60%) Marketing
4 21 (4.20%) Banking
5 19 (3.80%) Back Office
6 14 (2.80%) Advertising
6 14 (2.80%) Retail
7 8 (1.60%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.20%) Front Office
9 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (42.40%) .NET
2 201 (40.20%) HTML
3 192 (38.40%) CSS
4 102 (20.40%) ASP.NET
5 93 (18.60%) jQuery
6 86 (17.20%) Spring
7 82 (16.40%) Web Services
8 69 (13.80%) HTML5
9 54 (10.80%) SOAP
10 52 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 51 (10.20%) RESTful
12 48 (9.60%) AngularJS
13 47 (9.40%) Hibernate
14 45 (9.00%) Java EE
15 44 (8.80%) REST
16 43 (8.60%) Node.js
17 42 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (8.20%) Ajax
19 39 (7.80%) .NET Framework
20 38 (7.60%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.60%) User Experience
6 7 (1.40%) Fintech
7 6 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.40%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.40%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.20%) Clustering
9 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.20%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.20%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.20%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 1 (0.20%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.00%) Windows
2 33 (6.60%) Linux
3 18 (3.60%) Mac OS
4 9 (1.80%) Android
4 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (23.40%) MVC
3 76 (15.20%) TDD
4 67 (13.40%) E-Commerce
5 66 (13.20%) Web Development
6 51 (10.20%) Software Engineering
7 48 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (9.20%) OO
9 45 (9.00%) Test Automation
10 43 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 43 (8.60%) Microservices
11 42 (8.40%) OOP
12 38 (7.60%) Mentoring
13 37 (7.40%) SDLC
14 36 (7.20%) BDD
14 36 (7.20%) SOA
15 34 (6.80%) Unit Testing
16 29 (5.80%) Scrum
17 28 (5.60%) Event-Driven Architecture
18 27 (5.40%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 232 (46.40%) JavaScript
2 213 (42.60%) SQL
3 194 (38.80%) C#
4 140 (28.00%) Java
5 91 (18.20%) PHP
6 73 (14.60%) VB.NET
7 34 (6.80%) PL/SQL
7 34 (6.80%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.60%) Java 8
9 22 (4.40%) Ruby
9 22 (4.40%) VB
10 15 (3.00%) ABAP
11 13 (2.60%) C++
11 13 (2.60%) ES6
11 13 (2.60%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.60%) VBA
12 11 (2.20%) Python
13 10 (2.00%) R
14 6 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (6.60%) Degree
2 32 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (6.20%) MCP
3 31 (6.20%) MCPD
4 16 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.20%) BC Cleared
5 11 (2.20%) DBS Check
5 11 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.40%) HNC
6 2 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.80%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Ansible
1 2 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (0.40%) Oozie
1 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.40%) Puppet
1 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.20%) Kibana
2 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 122 (24.40%) Microsoft
2 55 (11.00%) Oracle
3 36 (7.20%) SAP
4 15 (3.00%) Google
4 15 (3.00%) WooCommerce
5 5 (1.00%) Sage
5 5 (1.00%) Telerik
5 5 (1.00%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.80%) Adobe
7 3 (0.60%) Nintex
7 3 (0.60%) Twitter
8 2 (0.40%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.40%) Informatica
8 2 (0.40%) Samsung
8 2 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.20%) Dell
9 1 (0.20%) Teradata
9 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.20%) webMethods
9 1 (0.20%) Yahoo!