The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 40 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.10% 4.26% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 4.29% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £41,250 £34,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.43% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 420 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 95.45% 99.29% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 248 376 347
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Programmer
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Bath region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Bath

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) RPG
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) AS400
4 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 4 (36.36%) Ext JS
5 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
5 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) STL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) Ext JS
3 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (27.27%) STL
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) AS400
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (9.09%) Video Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) RPG
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
6 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft