The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 64 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.31% 5.28% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 5.38% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 9
Average salary £33,173 £30,565 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% -18.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 650 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.53% 98.04% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 557 570 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Programmer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
1 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) J2EE
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) JSF
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) JMeter
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) RPG
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (26.67%) Load Testing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Toad
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Ajax
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Java EE
3 4 (26.67%) JPA
3 4 (26.67%) JSF
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) Struts
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Case Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) RPG
3 4 (26.67%) RPG IV
3 4 (26.67%) RPG/400
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Guidewire
3 2 (13.33%) Rally
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago