Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 121 84 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.09% 7.71% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.80% 8.37% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 116 96 234
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £29,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -19.44% -2.70%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £60,625 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.96%

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 1,120 1,004 1,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 93.41% 92.11% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 855 782 889
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,775 £22,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £64,875 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +1 89 £50,000 +72.41% 4
Wellingborough +13 13 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Corby - 5 £70,000 - 3
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 58 (47.93%) Java
2 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
3 46 (38.02%) C#
4 41 (33.88%) HTML
5 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
6 39 (32.23%) .NET
7 38 (31.40%) CSS
8 37 (30.58%) ASP.NET
8 37 (30.58%) SQL
9 36 (29.75%) MVC
9 36 (29.75%) Microservices
10 35 (28.93%) Web Development
10 35 (28.93%) jQuery
11 32 (26.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (24.79%) Spring
13 29 (23.97%) JSON
13 29 (23.97%) Finance
13 29 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (23.14%) AngularJS
14 28 (23.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (21.49%) Ajax
15 26 (21.49%) LINQ
15 26 (21.49%) Degree
15 26 (21.49%) Razor View Engine
15 26 (21.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (21.49%) Progressive Web App
16 24 (19.83%) Git (software)
17 23 (19.01%) QA
18 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (18.18%) Business Intelligence

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 9 (7.44%) SAS
2 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.31%) IIS
4 2 (1.65%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) SPSS
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.13%) SaaS
3 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.92%) MongoDB
2 12 (9.92%) OLTP
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.44%) BigQuery
4 9 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.13%) MySQL
6 3 (2.48%) Big Data
6 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (26.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (19.83%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.57%) Cucumber
3 14 (11.57%) Gradle
4 8 (6.61%) JUnit
5 5 (4.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.13%) Hudson
5 5 (4.13%) Mockito
6 3 (2.48%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.48%) Subversion
6 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 29 (23.97%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Retail Banking
3 12 (9.92%) Banking
4 9 (7.44%) Retail
5 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (61.98%) Developer
2 35 (28.93%) .NET Developer
3 33 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 29 (23.97%) .NET Software Developer
5 28 (23.14%) Software Engineer
6 26 (21.49%) C# Developer
6 26 (21.49%) Software Developer
7 25 (20.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (19.01%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (9.92%) Java Engineer
9 12 (9.92%) Senior Developer
10 11 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (8.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (5.79%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (5.79%) Junior .NET Developer
13 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
13 7 (5.79%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) HTML
2 39 (32.23%) .NET
3 38 (31.40%) CSS
4 37 (30.58%) ASP.NET
5 35 (28.93%) jQuery
6 30 (24.79%) Spring
7 29 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (23.97%) JSON
8 28 (23.14%) AngularJS
8 28 (23.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 26 (21.49%) Ajax
9 26 (21.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (21.49%) LINQ
9 26 (21.49%) Razor View Engine
10 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
10 20 (16.53%) RESTful
11 16 (13.22%) Spring Boot
12 15 (12.40%) Web Services
13 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
13 13 (10.74%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.96%) EPoS
3 5 (4.13%) Fintech
4 4 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.31%) PKI
5 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Windows
2 12 (9.92%) Linux
3 6 (4.96%) Mac OS
4 5 (4.13%) Android
5 3 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.48%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Microservices
1 36 (29.75%) MVC
2 35 (28.93%) Web Development
3 26 (21.49%) Progressive Web App
4 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (14.88%) Coaching
7 17 (14.05%) Computer Science
7 17 (14.05%) SDLC
8 16 (13.22%) Machine Learning
9 15 (12.40%) OO
10 14 (11.57%) SOA
10 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.74%) Mathematics
11 13 (10.74%) Physics
12 12 (9.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (9.92%) TDD
12 12 (9.92%) Technical Leadership
13 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.93%) Java
2 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
3 46 (38.02%) C#
4 37 (30.58%) SQL
5 16 (13.22%) Java 8
6 13 (10.74%) C++
6 13 (10.74%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.79%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.48%) Scala
10 2 (1.65%) C
10 2 (1.65%) Go
11 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.49%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (3.31%) CEH
2 4 (3.31%) CEPT
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.31%) CISSP
2 4 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.31%) GPEN
2 4 (3.31%) OSCP
3 2 (1.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.01%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.65%) etcd
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.65%) Consul
2 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) Google
2 9 (7.44%) Infor
2 9 (7.44%) Tableau
2 9 (7.44%) Talend
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle
4 2 (1.65%) Adobe
4 2 (1.65%) Splunk