Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 70 70
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 64 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.51% 2.73% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 2.84% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 42
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +11.11%

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 1,379 1,127 1,374
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 96.24% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 913 1,010
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Northamptonshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Northamptonshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Northamptonshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -5 29 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Corby - 26 £70,000 - 3
Towcester - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 44 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) Java
4 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 27 (42.19%) jQuery
5 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
6 24 (37.50%) Microservices
7 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
7 23 (35.94%) RESTful
8 22 (34.38%) Mentoring
9 21 (32.81%) Spring
10 20 (31.25%) TDD
10 20 (31.25%) SDLC
11 19 (29.69%) Java 8
11 19 (29.69%) J2EE
11 19 (29.69%) SQL
11 19 (29.69%) Web Services
12 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
12 18 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (26.56%) Mockito
13 17 (26.56%) Hudson
13 17 (26.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
13 17 (26.56%) JUnit
14 15 (23.44%) C#
14 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
15 14 (21.88%) .NET
16 13 (20.31%) Node.js
17 12 (18.75%) Finance
18 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification

Senior 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 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
2 5 (7.81%) NServiceBus
2 5 (7.81%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) GitHub
2 5 (7.81%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) SSDT
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.81%) OLTP
4 5 (7.81%) Power BI
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
6 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (26.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (26.56%) Hudson
2 17 (26.56%) JUnit
2 17 (26.56%) Mockito
3 11 (17.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (9.38%) webpack
5 5 (7.81%) Gradle
6 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.69%) Grunt
7 3 (4.69%) gulp
8 2 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
8 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.13%) Subversion
9 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) jQuery
2 23 (35.94%) RESTful
3 21 (32.81%) Spring
4 19 (29.69%) J2EE
4 19 (29.69%) Web Services
5 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
6 14 (21.88%) .NET
7 13 (20.31%) Node.js
8 10 (15.63%) React
9 8 (12.50%) HTML
10 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.94%) CSS
10 7 (10.94%) Redux
11 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (9.38%) Express
11 6 (9.38%) PhoneGap
11 6 (9.38%) Vue.js
11 6 (9.38%) WinForms
12 4 (6.25%) HTML5
12 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
4 24 (37.50%) Microservices
5 22 (34.38%) Mentoring
6 20 (31.25%) SDLC
6 20 (31.25%) TDD
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
8 10 (15.63%) Front End Development
9 9 (14.06%) MVC
10 6 (9.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 6 (9.38%) Open Source
10 6 (9.38%) Web Development
11 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.81%) Content Management
11 5 (7.81%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (7.81%) Scrum
12 4 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 29 (45.31%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) Java 8
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
4 15 (23.44%) C#
5 10 (15.63%) PHP
6 9 (14.06%) ES6
7 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (3.13%) Python
10 1 (1.56%) C++
10 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) MCP
1 11 (17.19%) MCPD
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.38%) BC Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) DBS Check
2 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Tableau