Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 16 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 326 365 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 28.95% 26.72% 25.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.16% 27.91% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 296 370 494
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 1,081 1,308 1,718
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.75% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 858 945 1,414
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £22,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%

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 January 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 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 0 190 £37,500 -6.25% 41
Corby -1 34 £50,000 +81.82% 3
Kettering 0 27 £40,000 +92.77% 7
Towcester - 13 £35,000 - 1
Daventry +1 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wellingborough -4 9 £28,000 -30.00% 5
Brackley -1 3 £51,250 +46.43%
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 162 (49.69%) HTML
2 148 (45.40%) C#
2 148 (45.40%) JavaScript
3 138 (42.33%) MVC
4 137 (42.02%) CSS
5 135 (41.41%) .NET
6 118 (36.20%) ASP.NET
7 115 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (34.36%) SQL Server
9 111 (34.05%) SQL
10 98 (30.06%) Java
11 70 (21.47%) HTML5
12 66 (20.25%) jQuery
13 61 (18.71%) AngularJS
14 60 (18.40%) Git (software)
15 58 (17.79%) TDD
16 51 (15.64%) Degree
17 48 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (13.50%) Finance
18 44 (13.50%) Web Development
19 43 (13.19%) NoSQL
20 42 (12.88%) Node.js
21 41 (12.58%) .NET Framework
21 41 (12.58%) Linux
22 40 (12.27%) Microsoft
22 40 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
23 39 (11.96%) Computer Science
23 39 (11.96%) Scrum
23 39 (11.96%) PHP
24 38 (11.66%) VB.NET

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 21 (6.44%) WordPress
2 16 (4.91%) NServiceBus
2 16 (4.91%) Sitefinity
3 15 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.29%) JBoss
5 13 (3.99%) Drupal
6 12 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (3.07%) Hyperledger
8 7 (2.15%) K2 blackpearl
8 7 (2.15%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.84%) CMS
9 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.23%) Apache
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.61%) SAS
13 1 (0.31%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.84%) EPLAN
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.61%) SPSS
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (3.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.29%) GitHub
3 7 (2.15%) Sage Pay
4 6 (1.84%) SaaS
5 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.84%) Profibus
1 6 (1.84%) RFID
2 4 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.36%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.19%) NoSQL
3 31 (9.51%) MongoDB
4 30 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (7.67%) MySQL
6 22 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (6.44%) OLTP
8 19 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (5.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (3.37%) OLAP
10 11 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.76%) Blockchain
12 6 (1.84%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.92%) Big Data
15 3 (0.92%) BigQuery
15 3 (0.92%) Endeca
16 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 60 (18.40%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.36%) Subversion
2 24 (7.36%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (4.29%) JIRA
6 13 (3.99%) JUnit
7 10 (3.07%) Maven
7 10 (3.07%) Selenium
8 9 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 8 (2.45%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.45%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.23%) Grunt
10 4 (1.23%) gulp
11 3 (0.92%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.61%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.61%) Redmine
General
1 44 (13.50%) Finance
2 28 (8.59%) Banking
3 21 (6.44%) Electronics
3 21 (6.44%) Games
4 19 (5.83%) Marketing
5 16 (4.91%) Retail
6 8 (2.45%) Front Office
7 7 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Legal
9 3 (0.92%) Advertising
9 3 (0.92%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (49.69%) HTML
2 137 (42.02%) CSS
3 135 (41.41%) .NET
4 118 (36.20%) ASP.NET
5 70 (21.47%) HTML5
6 66 (20.25%) jQuery
7 61 (18.71%) AngularJS
8 42 (12.88%) Node.js
9 41 (12.58%) .NET Framework
10 40 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (11.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (11.04%) Entity Framework
11 36 (11.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (10.43%) RESTful
13 32 (9.82%) CSS3
14 29 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 29 (8.90%) WCF
15 28 (8.59%) Spring
16 23 (7.06%) Ajax
16 23 (7.06%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.04%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.21%) User Experience
5 13 (3.99%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.68%) Driving Licence
7 11 (3.37%) Fintech
8 10 (3.07%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.76%) W3C
10 6 (1.84%) CAN bus
10 6 (1.84%) SCADA
11 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.61%) Tandem
12 1 (0.31%) BBC
12 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.31%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.58%) Linux
2 13 (3.99%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (2.76%) Android
3 9 (2.76%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.76%) Windows
4 6 (1.84%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (42.33%) MVC
2 115 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (17.79%) TDD
4 48 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (13.50%) Web Development
6 39 (11.96%) Scrum
7 35 (10.74%) E-Commerce
8 27 (8.28%) BDD
9 25 (7.67%) Machine Learning
10 24 (7.36%) OO
10 24 (7.36%) Test Automation
11 23 (7.06%) Web Application Development
12 21 (6.44%) Microservices
13 20 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (6.13%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.83%) Mathematics
14 19 (5.83%) OOP
14 19 (5.83%) Physics
15 16 (4.91%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (4.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 148 (45.40%) C#
1 148 (45.40%) JavaScript
2 111 (34.05%) SQL
3 98 (30.06%) Java
4 39 (11.96%) PHP
5 38 (11.66%) VB.NET
6 29 (8.90%) Python
7 25 (7.67%) VB
8 22 (6.75%) T-SQL
9 18 (5.52%) C++
10 17 (5.21%) Ruby
11 10 (3.07%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.76%) ES6
13 7 (2.15%) Scala
14 5 (1.53%) C
14 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.23%) ABAP
16 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (15.64%) Degree
2 22 (6.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.91%) MCP
3 16 (4.91%) MCPD
3 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.92%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.31%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Kibana
1 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.20%) Google
3 21 (6.44%) Oracle
4 17 (5.21%) SAP
5 6 (1.84%) Siemens
5 6 (1.84%) Twitter
6 5 (1.53%) Zend
7 4 (1.23%) Tableau
8 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe
9 1 (0.31%) Capita
9 1 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Talend
9 1 (0.31%) WooCommerce