The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 54 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.07% 3.08% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 3.19% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 40
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £41,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 564 690 919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.08% 96.64% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 476 507 798
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 14 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Brackley - 2 £46,250 -
Corby +3 1 £45,750 +66.36%
Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 22 (64.71%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
5 11 (32.35%) Physics
6 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) C
7 9 (26.47%) Firmware
7 9 (26.47%) C++
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
8 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (17.65%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.65%) PhD
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) OOP
10 6 (17.65%) Python
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Selenium
10 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
11 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008

Software 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 4 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Appium
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Buildbot
4 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) Yocto
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.88%) Node.js
8 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.94%) Electron Framework
9 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
2 11 (32.35%) Physics
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) OOP
4 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Prototyping
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
8 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.94%) Process Management
8 1 (2.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) C
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
7 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) Scala
9 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (17.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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