The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 127 107 125
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 1.27% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.30% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 14
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2136 1840 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.43% 97.41% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1543 1940
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Programmer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 17 (68.00%) Games
3 16 (64.00%) Subversion
3 16 (64.00%) MySQL
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (64.00%) Redis
4 15 (60.00%) REST
4 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (60.00%) JSON
5 14 (56.00%) Eclipse
5 14 (56.00%) Apache
5 14 (56.00%) XML
5 14 (56.00%) MongoDB
5 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.00%) Perl
9 2 (8.00%) C
9 2 (8.00%) HTML
9 2 (8.00%) Java
9 2 (8.00%) Unix
9 2 (8.00%) Windows
9 2 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) ETL

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (56.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) MySQL
1 16 (64.00%) Redis
2 14 (56.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (64.00%) Subversion
2 14 (56.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (68.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) JSON
1 15 (60.00%) REST
2 14 (56.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) Catalyst
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (8.00%) Memcached
3 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) CryEngine
4 1 (4.00%) MonoGame
4 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.00%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.00%) ETL
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (4.00%) Android Development
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Game Development
3 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (4.00%) MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) Percona
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Perforce
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago