The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 42 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.01% 1.33% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 1.36% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 11
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 550 737 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.52% 98.27% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 472 556 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Northamptonshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Northamptonshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Northamptonshire

Software 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 Software Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +31 10 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Brackley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) OOP
9 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (23.33%) Web Services
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) C++
11 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 5 (16.67%) Physics
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 5 (16.67%) Selenium
12 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (16.67%) HTML5
12 5 (16.67%) Cucumber

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Blockchain
3 3 (10.00%) Spotfire
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
3 4 (13.33%) AppVeyor
3 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) LESS
8 4 (13.33%) LINQ
8 4 (13.33%) Ninject
8 4 (13.33%) React
8 4 (13.33%) RESTful
8 4 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Bitcoin
2 4 (13.33%) Fintech
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) OOP
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.67%) Physics
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (13.33%) SOLID
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) C
7 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
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