Period
to 19 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 199 508 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.79% 34.94% 28.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.92% 35.98% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 152 421 341
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £65,000 £55,000
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 832 1,412 1,099
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 97.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 568 1,107 921
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £59,875
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 0 144 £45,000 +8.43% 41
Kettering -4 17 £31,500 -33.68% 13
Brackley -5 13 £23,000 - 1
Daventry -1 3 £40,000 - 4
Corby -4 3 £43,500 -27.50% 2
Towcester 0 2 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Wellingborough -5 2 £46,250 +15.63% 4
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 87 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 84 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (40.70%) CSS
4 80 (40.20%) JavaScript
5 75 (37.69%) .NET
6 72 (36.18%) C#
6 72 (36.18%) HTML
7 69 (34.67%) SQL
8 55 (27.64%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (24.12%) Scrum
11 46 (23.12%) Microsoft
12 42 (21.11%) ASP.NET
13 40 (20.10%) Test Automation
14 38 (19.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (17.59%) Software Engineering
15 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (17.09%) Power BI
16 34 (17.09%) Power Platform
17 33 (16.58%) PHP
18 29 (14.57%) Dimensional Modelling
18 29 (14.57%) Visualisation
18 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (14.07%) TDD
19 28 (14.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 26 (13.07%) LAMP
20 26 (13.07%) MVC
21 25 (12.56%) Drupal
22 24 (12.06%) .NET Framework

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 25 (12.56%) Drupal
2 13 (6.53%) SAS
3 8 (4.02%) NServiceBus
4 7 (3.52%) IIS
5 2 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) SPSS
2 2 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.50%) Figma
3 1 (0.50%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.50%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) SAP Hybris
1 4 (2.01%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.09%) Power Platform
2 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.52%) Sage Pay
5 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) GitHub
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 55 (27.64%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (19.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 35 (17.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (17.09%) Power BI
6 23 (11.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (8.04%) BigQuery
7 16 (8.04%) Data Lake
8 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (4.52%) MySQL
10 7 (3.52%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
11 6 (3.02%) OLAP
11 6 (3.02%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2017
12 4 (2.01%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (1.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (9.05%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.54%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.53%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.02%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.02%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (3.02%) SonarQube
7 5 (2.51%) Gradle
7 5 (2.51%) JIRA
7 5 (2.51%) Subversion
8 4 (2.01%) git-flow
9 3 (1.51%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.01%) MbUnit
10 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.01%) MSTest
10 2 (1.01%) NUnit
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.01%) Selenium
10 2 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 24 (12.06%) Retail
2 23 (11.56%) Finance
3 14 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.02%) Marketing
5 6 (3.02%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Games
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.70%) CSS
2 75 (37.69%) .NET
3 72 (36.18%) HTML
4 42 (21.11%) ASP.NET
5 26 (13.07%) LAMP
6 24 (12.06%) .NET Framework
7 20 (10.05%) AngularJS
8 19 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (8.54%) RESTful
10 16 (8.04%) Spring
10 16 (8.04%) WinForms
11 15 (7.54%) jQuery
12 14 (7.04%) .NET Core
12 14 (7.04%) Web Services
13 12 (6.03%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.53%) MSMQ
14 11 (5.53%) Node.js
15 9 (4.52%) React
16 8 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (4.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.53%) EPoS
3 9 (4.52%) User Experience
4 6 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.51%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.51%) Life Science
8 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.01%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.03%) Windows
2 7 (3.52%) Linux
3 5 (2.51%) Android
3 5 (2.51%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (24.12%) Scrum
4 40 (20.10%) Test Automation
5 35 (17.59%) Software Engineering
6 29 (14.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 29 (14.57%) Visualisation
7 28 (14.07%) TDD
8 26 (13.07%) MVC
9 22 (11.06%) Web Development
10 21 (10.55%) Microservices
11 18 (9.05%) Analytics
11 18 (9.05%) Machine Learning
11 18 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (8.04%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (8.04%) SDLC
13 14 (7.04%) Multichannel Retail
13 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.03%) BDD
14 12 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (40.20%) JavaScript
2 72 (36.18%) C#
3 69 (34.67%) SQL
4 33 (16.58%) PHP
5 28 (14.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 21 (10.55%) Java
7 19 (9.55%) T-SQL
8 18 (9.05%) Python
9 15 (7.54%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.02%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.01%) C++
11 4 (2.01%) R
11 4 (2.01%) Ruby
12 3 (1.51%) Java 8
12 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.51%) XAML
13 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.50%) VBA
14 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.02%) Degree
2 4 (2.01%) BC Cleared
2 4 (2.01%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) WCAG
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (23.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.05%) Tableau
3 16 (8.04%) Google
4 5 (2.51%) SAP
5 4 (2.01%) Adobe
5 4 (2.01%) hybris
5 4 (2.01%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) Avature