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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 16 38
Rank change year-on-year -25 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 89 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.29% 12.08% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 13.59% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 36
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 480 655 647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 87.75% 88.87% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 406 481 575
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -17 14 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Brackley - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) C#
3 26 (37.14%) HTML
3 26 (37.14%) Java
4 25 (35.71%) Scrum
5 24 (34.29%) MVC
6 23 (32.86%) .NET
7 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
8 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 20 (28.57%) CSS
9 20 (28.57%) TDD
10 18 (25.71%) Degree
11 17 (24.29%) HTML5
11 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
11 17 (24.29%) Web Services
11 17 (24.29%) C++
12 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.43%) JSON
13 15 (21.43%) Linux
13 15 (21.43%) Spring
14 14 (20.00%) Finance
14 14 (20.00%) OOP
14 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 14 (20.00%) PhD
15 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
15 13 (18.57%) Physics
15 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
16 12 (17.14%) SDLC
16 12 (17.14%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 5 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (1.43%) Maple
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
5 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) DB2
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.71%) JUnit
3 10 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.57%) Selenium
5 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.14%) Grunt
6 5 (7.14%) gulp
7 4 (5.71%) Artifactory
7 4 (5.71%) GitLab
7 4 (5.71%) Gradle
7 4 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.43%) JMeter
9 1 (1.43%) LabVIEW
9 1 (1.43%) NUnit
9 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Retail
3 9 (12.86%) Games
4 5 (7.14%) Electronics
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Software Engineer
2 30 (42.86%) Developer
3 14 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Graduate
9 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) HTML
2 23 (32.86%) .NET
3 20 (28.57%) CSS
4 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
4 17 (24.29%) HTML5
4 17 (24.29%) Web Services
5 15 (21.43%) JSON
5 15 (21.43%) Spring
6 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
8 11 (15.71%) REST
9 10 (14.29%) J2EE
10 9 (12.86%) CSS3
11 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.43%) XML
12 6 (8.57%) jQuery
13 4 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (5.71%) JMS
14 3 (4.29%) XSD
14 3 (4.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.29%) Blog
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.43%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.71%) Scrum
3 24 (34.29%) MVC
4 20 (28.57%) TDD
5 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.00%) OOP
7 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
7 13 (18.57%) Physics
8 12 (17.14%) SDLC
9 11 (15.71%) BDD
9 11 (15.71%) Computer Vision
10 10 (14.29%) Web Development
11 9 (12.86%) Mathematics
11 9 (12.86%) OO
12 7 (10.00%) Microservices
13 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.57%) OOD
13 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
13 6 (8.57%) User Stories
14 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) C#
2 26 (37.14%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.29%) C++
5 9 (12.86%) SQL
6 5 (7.14%) Python
7 4 (5.71%) C
7 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) COBOL
10 1 (1.43%) JCL
10 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 14 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Ansible
1 3 (4.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Tableau
2 4 (5.71%) hybris
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Talend
3 3 (4.29%) WSO2
4 1 (1.43%) TOWER Software
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