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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 50 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.55% 10.21% 9.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 10.90% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 79
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 535 679 812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 91.45% 93.66% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 446 485 709
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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 +4 40 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 41 (58.57%) Computer Science
2 40 (57.14%) Degree
2 40 (57.14%) C++
3 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.86%) Java
5 29 (41.43%) C#
6 26 (37.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 24 (34.29%) Scrum
7 24 (34.29%) Linux
7 24 (34.29%) PhD
8 23 (32.86%) Mathematics
9 22 (31.43%) HTML
10 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
10 19 (27.14%) Python
10 19 (27.14%) Computer Vision
11 18 (25.71%) Image Processing
12 16 (22.86%) C
12 16 (22.86%) OOP
12 16 (22.86%) Windows
13 15 (21.43%) Test Automation
13 15 (21.43%) Physics
14 14 (20.00%) CSS
14 14 (20.00%) Finance
15 13 (18.57%) Electronics
15 13 (18.57%) XML
15 13 (18.57%) Algorithms
16 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
17 11 (15.71%) OO
17 11 (15.71%) .NET
17 11 (15.71%) Games

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 1 (1.43%) CICS
1 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Maple
2 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) GitHub
2 7 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) LabVIEW
2 7 (10.00%) Selenium
3 6 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.43%) JMeter
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) TestNG
6 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Electronics
3 11 (15.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 26 (37.14%) Developer
3 19 (27.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.71%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Computer Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 9 (12.86%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Graduate
8 8 (11.43%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Architect
9 7 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) HTML
2 14 (20.00%) CSS
3 13 (18.57%) XML
4 11 (15.71%) .NET
5 9 (12.86%) Hibernate
5 9 (12.86%) J2EE
5 9 (12.86%) JSP
5 9 (12.86%) Spring
5 9 (12.86%) Web Services
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 7 (10.00%) RESTful
7 6 (8.57%) JSON
8 4 (5.71%) jQuery
8 4 (5.71%) XSD
8 4 (5.71%) XSLT
8 4 (5.71%) Yocto
9 2 (2.86%) EJB
9 2 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (58.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.57%) Algorithms
3 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.29%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) DataPower
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) Scrum
3 23 (32.86%) Mathematics
4 19 (27.14%) Computer Vision
5 18 (25.71%) Image Processing
6 16 (22.86%) OOP
7 15 (21.43%) Physics
7 15 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.71%) OO
9 9 (12.86%) TDD
10 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.00%) Signal Processing
12 6 (8.57%) IT Strategy
12 6 (8.57%) Microservices
13 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 5 (7.14%) SDLC
13 5 (7.14%) SOA
13 5 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) C++
2 30 (42.86%) Java
3 29 (41.43%) C#
4 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.14%) Python
5 16 (22.86%) C
6 10 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 5 (7.14%) Scala
9 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (57.14%) Degree
2 26 (37.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (34.29%) PhD
4 7 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Oracle
1 7 (10.00%) Sun
2 4 (5.71%) Talend
2 4 (5.71%) WSO2
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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