Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 79 69 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.63% 6.06% 11.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 6.68% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 112 207
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £36,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,125 £47,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

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 1,281 1,033 1,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 91.37% 90.69% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,016 869 978
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -12 48 £54,000 +72.80% 9
Corby - 19 £70,000 - 2
Kettering - 4 £38,750 - 2
Wellingborough - 2 - - 3
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 48 (60.76%) Java
2 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.77%) Microservices
4 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
5 28 (35.44%) Spring
6 27 (34.18%) E-Commerce
7 25 (31.65%) TDD
7 25 (31.65%) RESTful
8 24 (30.38%) Web Services
9 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
9 23 (29.11%) jQuery
10 21 (26.58%) J2EE
10 21 (26.58%) SDLC
11 18 (22.78%) Java 8
12 17 (21.52%) JUnit
12 17 (21.52%) Finance
12 17 (21.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
12 17 (21.52%) Mockito
13 16 (20.25%) Hudson
14 15 (18.99%) Degree
15 13 (16.46%) Scrum
15 13 (16.46%) Banking
15 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
16 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
16 11 (13.92%) CSS
16 11 (13.92%) Linux
16 11 (13.92%) SQL
16 11 (13.92%) C#
16 11 (13.92%) HTML

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 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.80%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.53%) Ethereum
3 2 (2.53%) Hyperledger
3 2 (2.53%) JBoss
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
4 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Serverless
5 1 (1.27%) G Suite
5 1 (1.27%) Office 365
5 1 (1.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) MQTT
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.13%) OLTP
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) Big Data
6 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.27%) MySQL
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 17 (21.52%) JUnit
1 17 (21.52%) Mockito
2 16 (20.25%) Hudson
3 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.86%) JIRA
5 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.33%) Gradle
7 4 (5.06%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (5.06%) Subversion
7 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.53%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.53%) Grunt
8 2 (2.53%) gulp
8 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.53%) Maven
8 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Banking
3 10 (12.66%) Retail Banking
4 8 (10.13%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Law
6 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.53%) Front Office
7 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 31 (39.24%) Java Developer
3 25 (31.65%) Senior Developer
4 22 (27.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) Agile Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Development Manager
9 8 (10.13%) Architect
9 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce Manager
10 7 (8.86%) Agile Development Manager
10 7 (8.86%) Designer
10 7 (8.86%) Java Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
11 6 (7.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (7.59%) Java Architect
11 6 (7.59%) Senior Architect
12 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) Spring
2 25 (31.65%) RESTful
3 24 (30.38%) Web Services
4 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
4 23 (29.11%) jQuery
5 21 (26.58%) J2EE
6 11 (13.92%) CSS
6 11 (13.92%) HTML
7 10 (12.66%) .NET
8 8 (10.13%) REST
8 8 (10.13%) SOAP
9 6 (7.59%) Java EE
10 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.06%) Ajax
11 4 (5.06%) JSON
11 4 (5.06%) Sass
11 4 (5.06%) Spring Boot
12 3 (3.80%) Node.js
12 3 (3.80%) WCF
12 3 (3.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) Fintech
3 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.27%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) FreeRTOS
4 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.77%) Microservices
3 27 (34.18%) E-Commerce
4 25 (31.65%) TDD
5 21 (26.58%) SDLC
6 13 (16.46%) Scrum
7 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.13%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.13%) OO
9 8 (10.13%) Resource Allocation
10 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.86%) DevOps
10 7 (8.86%) Multichannel Retail
10 7 (8.86%) SOA
11 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
11 6 (7.59%) Open Source
11 6 (7.59%) Physics
11 6 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.78%) Java 8
4 11 (13.92%) C#
4 11 (13.92%) SQL
5 9 (11.39%) C++
6 6 (7.59%) C
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.06%) Python
9 3 (3.80%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) ES6
10 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.53%) Scala
10 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) hybris
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Adobe
3 2 (2.53%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Teradata
4 1 (1.27%) Yahoo!