Period
to 21 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 108 200 484
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 41.06% 26.01% 35.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.38% 27.06% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 110 168 434
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,725 £25,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £66,425
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 261 739 1,309
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.24% 96.10% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 213 544 1,024
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 63 £45,000 +5.88% 31
Daventry -1 13 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Corby +4 6 £43,500 -24.35% 1
Kettering +1 5 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Wellingborough - 3 £45,625 -
Towcester -1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 52 (48.15%) SQL
2 50 (46.30%) C#
3 46 (42.59%) .NET
4 43 (39.81%) SQL Server
5 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (32.41%) JavaScript
7 31 (28.70%) HTML
8 30 (27.78%) CSS
9 28 (25.93%) DevOps
10 27 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
12 22 (20.37%) AngularJS
12 22 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
13 21 (19.44%) Azure
14 19 (17.59%) MVC
14 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
14 19 (17.59%) AWS
14 19 (17.59%) RESTful
14 19 (17.59%) .NET Core
15 18 (16.67%) Finance
16 17 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
18 15 (13.89%) Analytics
18 15 (13.89%) Web Services
18 15 (13.89%) Scrum
18 15 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 13 (12.04%) Oracle
20 13 (12.04%) T-SQL

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 7 (6.48%) WordPress
2 3 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (1.85%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Magento
1 3 (2.78%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Azure
2 19 (17.59%) AWS
3 9 (8.33%) Power Platform
4 7 (6.48%) SaaS
5 4 (3.70%) npm
6 3 (2.78%) Boomi
6 3 (2.78%) G Suite
6 3 (2.78%) GCP
6 3 (2.78%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (39.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (11.11%) Big Data
5 12 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 9 (8.33%) Power BI
7 8 (7.41%) Data Lake
7 8 (7.41%) MySQL
7 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.56%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.56%) HBase
8 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (4.63%) Impala
9 5 (4.63%) QlikView
9 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.70%) Spark SQL
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.63%) JIRA
3 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.70%) Grunt
4 4 (3.70%) gulp
4 4 (3.70%) jspm
4 4 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.93%) CF BOSH
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Legal
3 4 (3.70%) Advertising
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
3 4 (3.70%) Billing
3 4 (3.70%) Marketing
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Law
4 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.93%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.59%) .NET
2 31 (28.70%) HTML
3 30 (27.78%) CSS
4 22 (20.37%) AngularJS
5 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
6 19 (17.59%) .NET Core
6 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
6 19 (17.59%) RESTful
7 15 (13.89%) Web Services
8 13 (12.04%) jQuery
9 12 (11.11%) CSS3
9 12 (11.11%) HTML5
10 11 (10.19%) Entity Framework
10 11 (10.19%) React
11 8 (7.41%) LINQ
11 8 (7.41%) REST
11 8 (7.41%) Vue.js
12 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (4.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Animation
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.93%) DevOps
3 27 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (17.59%) MVC
5 15 (13.89%) Analytics
5 15 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (13.89%) Scrum
6 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.04%) SOLID
7 12 (11.11%) ETL
7 12 (11.11%) OO
7 12 (11.11%) Web Development
8 10 (9.26%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.41%) BDD
10 8 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (7.41%) OOP
10 8 (7.41%) TDD
11 7 (6.48%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 52 (48.15%) SQL
2 50 (46.30%) C#
3 35 (32.41%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.04%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.11%) Python
6 10 (9.26%) Java
7 6 (5.56%) VB
8 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.70%) Scala
9 4 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.78%) Google Apps Script
10 3 (2.78%) PHP
10 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.85%) ES6
11 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.85%) Ruby
12 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) IFRS
3 1 (0.93%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) HDFS
2 5 (4.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.85%) Ansible
2 2 (1.85%) Terraform
3 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle
3 9 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 8 (7.41%) Cloudera
5 7 (6.48%) Teradata
6 6 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.70%) Google
7 4 (3.70%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.78%) Dell
8 3 (2.78%) Informatica
8 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.78%) SAP
9 2 (1.85%) Tableau
9 2 (1.85%) Telerik
10 1 (0.93%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.93%) Solace