Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 119 103 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.38% 9.33% 11.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 10.12% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 104 139 283
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,500 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,174 1,018 1,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 92.51% 92.21% 92.46%
Number of salaries quoted 915 781 859
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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 -3 89 £50,000 +66.67% 12
Corby - 13 £70,000 -
Wellingborough +16 8 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Kettering - 4 £38,750 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 63 (52.94%) Java
2 58 (48.74%) JavaScript
3 45 (37.82%) Microservices
4 42 (35.29%) HTML
5 41 (34.45%) CSS
5 41 (34.45%) jQuery
6 40 (33.61%) C#
7 38 (31.93%) Finance
8 34 (28.57%) .NET
9 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
9 33 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (27.73%) Web Development
10 31 (26.05%) Spring
11 30 (25.21%) SQL
11 30 (25.21%) RESTful
12 28 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
13 27 (22.69%) AngularJS
13 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET
14 25 (21.01%) MVC
14 25 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (20.17%) Ajax
15 24 (20.17%) JSON
16 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (19.33%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (18.49%) TDD
18 21 (17.65%) Degree
18 21 (17.65%) QA
18 21 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
18 21 (17.65%) LINQ

Software Engineering
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 11 (9.24%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.56%) SAS
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
4 3 (2.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.68%) Ethereum
5 2 (1.68%) Hyperledger
5 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) SPSS
2 6 (5.04%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (4.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.52%) GitHub
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.84%) G Suite
5 1 (0.84%) Office 365
5 1 (0.84%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.61%) OLTP
4 10 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.56%) BigQuery
5 9 (7.56%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.20%) MySQL
7 3 (2.52%) Big Data
7 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.68%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 17 (14.29%) Gradle
4 14 (11.76%) JUnit
5 11 (9.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (9.24%) Mockito
6 10 (8.40%) Hudson
7 5 (4.20%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (4.20%) Subversion
8 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.52%) JIRA
9 3 (2.52%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.68%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.68%) Grunt
10 2 (1.68%) gulp
10 2 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.68%) Maven
10 2 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (31.93%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 16 (13.45%) Banking
4 11 (9.24%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (63.03%) Developer
2 38 (31.93%) Java Developer
3 33 (27.73%) Software Engineer
4 26 (21.85%) .NET Developer
5 25 (21.01%) Software Developer
6 23 (19.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (18.49%) Senior Developer
8 20 (16.81%) C# Developer
9 19 (15.97%) C# Software Developer
9 19 (15.97%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (15.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (11.76%) Java Engineer
12 13 (10.92%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (8.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (7.56%) JavaScript Developer
15 7 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
15 7 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
15 7 (5.88%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.29%) HTML
2 41 (34.45%) CSS
2 41 (34.45%) jQuery
3 34 (28.57%) .NET
4 31 (26.05%) Spring
5 30 (25.21%) RESTful
6 27 (22.69%) AngularJS
6 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET
7 25 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (20.17%) Ajax
8 24 (20.17%) JSON
9 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 21 (17.65%) LINQ
10 21 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
11 20 (16.81%) Hibernate
11 20 (16.81%) Web Services
12 19 (15.97%) .NET Framework
13 18 (15.13%) Spring Boot
14 17 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.40%) Fintech
4 6 (5.04%) EPoS
5 5 (4.20%) User Experience
6 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.45%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Linux
3 6 (5.04%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.68%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Unix
5 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.82%) Microservices
2 33 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) Web Development
3 25 (21.01%) MVC
4 23 (19.33%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (18.49%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) Progressive Web App
7 20 (16.81%) SDLC
8 19 (15.97%) OO
9 18 (15.13%) Coaching
9 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
9 18 (15.13%) Mathematics
9 18 (15.13%) Physics
10 16 (13.45%) SOA
11 15 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (12.61%) Machine Learning
12 14 (11.76%) Open Source
13 13 (10.92%) Scrum
13 13 (10.92%) Test Automation
14 11 (9.24%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.94%) Java
2 58 (48.74%) JavaScript
3 40 (33.61%) C#
4 30 (25.21%) SQL
5 20 (16.81%) Java 8
6 14 (11.76%) C++
7 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.88%) PHP
9 6 (5.04%) Python
10 5 (4.20%) Scala
11 3 (2.52%) C
11 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.68%) ES6
12 2 (1.68%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.84%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.84%) Ruby
13 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (16.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Google
3 9 (7.56%) Infor
3 9 (7.56%) Tableau
3 9 (7.56%) Talend
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle
5 6 (5.04%) Adobe
6 1 (0.84%) hybris
6 1 (0.84%) IBM