Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 483 308 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 35.54% 26.85% 24.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.62% 28.05% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 407 330 344
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,200 £27,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,900 £57,625 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%

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 1,319 1,098 1,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 95.73% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 877 911
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -10.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,350 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +1 326 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Kettering +3 41 £31,500 -35.38% 10
Corby -3 33 £70,000 +54.27% 5
Daventry +3 12 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Wellingborough -2 5 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Brackley +5 1 - -
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 263 (54.45%) JavaScript
2 240 (49.69%) SQL
3 226 (46.79%) .NET
4 224 (46.38%) C#
5 219 (45.34%) HTML
6 203 (42.03%) CSS
7 175 (36.23%) SQL Server
8 146 (30.23%) Microsoft
9 145 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (25.47%) MVC
11 121 (25.05%) Java
12 110 (22.77%) ASP.NET
12 110 (22.77%) jQuery
13 98 (20.29%) Web Services
14 92 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 88 (18.22%) Finance
15 88 (18.22%) Spring
16 87 (18.01%) Web Development
17 78 (16.15%) Git (software)
18 70 (14.49%) Oracle
19 69 (14.29%) PHP
19 69 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 68 (14.08%) AngularJS
21 67 (13.87%) Software Engineering
21 67 (13.87%) SharePoint
22 66 (13.66%) .NET Framework
23 64 (13.25%) HTML5
24 61 (12.63%) SOAP
25 59 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
26 58 (12.01%) JUnit

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 67 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.70%) JBoss
3 36 (7.45%) Tomcat
4 35 (7.25%) SharePoint Server
5 34 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 29 (6.00%) K2 blackpearl
6 29 (6.00%) WebLogic
7 26 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 20 (4.14%) CMS
8 20 (4.14%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.11%) WordPress
10 12 (2.48%) NServiceBus
10 12 (2.48%) Sitefinity
11 10 (2.07%) IIS
12 6 (1.24%) Apache
12 6 (1.24%) Drupal
13 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.41%) Ethereum
Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.07%) Magento
2 5 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.83%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.41%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.55%) GitHub
2 19 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.69%) SaaS
5 5 (1.04%) IaaS
6 4 (0.83%) Boomi
6 4 (0.83%) iPaaS
6 4 (0.83%) Office 365
7 3 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.62%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.21%) G Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Serverless
9 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.21%) Intranet
2 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 48 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (9.52%) MySQL
4 24 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (4.76%) SSDT
6 18 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.86%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.66%) Power BI
11 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (1.04%) Big Data
12 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.04%) OLTP
13 4 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (0.83%) Pentaho
13 4 (0.83%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 92 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 58 (12.01%) JUnit
4 38 (7.87%) Maven
5 31 (6.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (3.73%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.31%) Mockito
8 15 (3.11%) Cucumber
8 15 (3.11%) Hudson
9 13 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
10 12 (2.48%) Selenium
11 10 (2.07%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.07%) SpecFlow
11 10 (2.07%) Subversion
12 9 (1.86%) webpack
13 8 (1.66%) Grunt
13 8 (1.66%) gulp
14 6 (1.24%) SonarQube
15 5 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 88 (18.22%) Finance
2 27 (5.59%) Banking
3 23 (4.76%) Law
4 20 (4.14%) Marketing
5 17 (3.52%) Back Office
6 14 (2.90%) Retail
7 10 (2.07%) Advertising
8 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.24%) Automotive
10 5 (1.04%) Legal
10 5 (1.04%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.41%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Front Office
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (46.79%) .NET
2 219 (45.34%) HTML
3 203 (42.03%) CSS
4 110 (22.77%) ASP.NET
4 110 (22.77%) jQuery
5 98 (20.29%) Web Services
6 88 (18.22%) Spring
7 69 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 68 (14.08%) AngularJS
9 66 (13.66%) .NET Framework
10 64 (13.25%) HTML5
11 61 (12.63%) SOAP
12 52 (10.77%) REST
13 47 (9.73%) Ajax
14 44 (9.11%) Hibernate
15 42 (8.70%) Java EE
15 42 (8.70%) RESTful
16 37 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.69%) Fintech
4 11 (2.28%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.66%) EPoS
6 8 (1.66%) Graphic Design
7 6 (1.24%) User Experience
8 5 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.41%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.21%) BBC
11 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.21%) Kindle
11 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.73%) Windows
2 32 (6.63%) Linux
3 17 (3.52%) Mac OS
4 6 (1.24%) Unix
5 5 (1.04%) Android
5 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (25.47%) MVC
3 87 (18.01%) Web Development
4 67 (13.87%) Software Engineering
5 59 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 57 (11.80%) TDD
7 55 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 51 (10.56%) Microservices
9 47 (9.73%) Test Automation
10 46 (9.52%) SDLC
11 43 (8.90%) OOP
12 42 (8.70%) Scrum
12 42 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 41 (8.49%) OO
14 40 (8.28%) SOA
15 39 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (6.63%) Change Management
18 30 (6.21%) Business Analysis
18 30 (6.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 263 (54.45%) JavaScript
2 240 (49.69%) SQL
3 224 (46.38%) C#
4 121 (25.05%) Java
5 69 (14.29%) PHP
6 47 (9.73%) VB.NET
7 42 (8.70%) PowerShell
8 37 (7.66%) PL/SQL
9 26 (5.38%) Java 8
10 23 (4.76%) C++
11 22 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 17 (3.52%) Python
13 13 (2.69%) VB
14 12 (2.48%) Ruby
15 10 (2.07%) VBA
16 7 (1.45%) ES6
17 6 (1.24%) Scala
18 5 (1.04%) ABAP
18 5 (1.04%) Delphi
19 4 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (6.21%) MCP
2 30 (6.21%) MCPD
3 17 (3.52%) BC Cleared
3 17 (3.52%) DBS Check
3 17 (3.52%) Degree
3 17 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.41%) HNC
5 2 (0.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.41%) Ansible
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.21%) Kibana
3 1 (0.21%) logstash
3 1 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 146 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 70 (14.49%) Oracle
3 25 (5.18%) SAP
4 12 (2.48%) Adobe
5 9 (1.86%) Google
6 6 (1.24%) WooCommerce
7 4 (0.83%) Dell
7 4 (0.83%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.83%) Talend
7 4 (0.83%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.83%) webMethods
7 4 (0.83%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.62%) Nintex
8 3 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.62%) Tableau
8 3 (0.62%) Twitter
9 2 (0.41%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.21%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) Informatica
10 1 (0.21%) MicroStrategy