Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 59 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 51 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.73% 3.45% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 3.57% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 56
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 1,326 1,150 1,390
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 96.72% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 967 1,053
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -0.62%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,400 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Corby - 25 £70,000 - 2
Northampton -16 23 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Towcester - 1 £37,500 - 1
Senior Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) Java
4 23 (45.10%) E-Commerce
5 22 (43.14%) jQuery
6 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
6 20 (39.22%) Microservices
7 19 (37.25%) RESTful
8 17 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 16 (31.37%) TDD
9 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
9 16 (31.37%) Web Services
10 15 (29.41%) Spring
10 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
10 15 (29.41%) SDLC
11 14 (27.45%) Java 8
11 14 (27.45%) J2EE
11 14 (27.45%) JUnit
11 14 (27.45%) SQL
11 14 (27.45%) Hudson
11 14 (27.45%) Mockito
11 14 (27.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
12 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (19.61%) Node.js
13 10 (19.61%) Docker
13 10 (19.61%) ES6
14 9 (17.65%) .NET
14 9 (17.65%) Microsoft

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 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) GitHub
2 5 (9.80%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.73%) SSDT
4 5 (9.80%) OLTP
4 5 (9.80%) Power BI
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (27.45%) Hudson
1 14 (27.45%) JUnit
1 14 (27.45%) Mockito
2 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (13.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (13.73%) webpack
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) Gradle
4 3 (5.88%) Grunt
4 3 (5.88%) gulp
5 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) jQuery
2 19 (37.25%) RESTful
3 16 (31.37%) Web Services
4 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
4 15 (29.41%) Spring
5 14 (27.45%) J2EE
6 10 (19.61%) Node.js
7 9 (17.65%) .NET
8 8 (15.69%) React
8 8 (15.69%) Redux
9 7 (13.73%) Express
9 7 (13.73%) PhoneGap
9 7 (13.73%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 7 (13.73%) WinForms
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (9.80%) CSS
11 5 (9.80%) HTML
12 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.88%) Sass
13 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) E-Commerce
3 20 (39.22%) Microservices
3 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
4 17 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 16 (31.37%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) SDLC
7 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
8 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
9 6 (11.76%) MVC
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Web Development
11 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (5.88%) Open Source
12 3 (5.88%) Scrum
13 2 (3.92%) ETL
13 2 (3.92%) SOA
13 2 (3.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
2 24 (47.06%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) Java 8
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
4 10 (19.61%) ES6
5 8 (15.69%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.73%) PHP
7 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) MCP
1 7 (13.73%) MCPD
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kibana
1 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft