The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 29 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.74% 4.03% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 4.07% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 6
Average salary £38,783 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,160 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,400 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 589 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.80% 98.83% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 470 536 391
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Programmer
South Wales

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 29 (61.70%) Unit Testing
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) Telecoms
4 21 (44.68%) Degree
4 21 (44.68%) XML
5 20 (42.55%) Banking
6 19 (40.43%) Java
7 17 (36.17%) Web Services
8 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
8 15 (31.91%) J2EE
8 15 (31.91%) HTML
9 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.53%) RPG
10 12 (25.53%) RPG IV
11 11 (23.40%) Spring
11 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
11 11 (23.40%) IBM
11 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
12 10 (21.28%) Scrum
12 10 (21.28%) .NET
12 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
12 10 (21.28%) Scala
13 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (19.15%) TDD
13 9 (19.15%) JSP
13 9 (19.15%) OO
13 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
14 8 (17.02%) DB2

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.77%) FileNet
2 6 (12.77%) LiveCycle
2 6 (12.77%) Confluence
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) INSURE/90
2 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
3 8 (17.02%) DB2
3 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Maven
1 6 (12.77%) Subversion
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
1 6 (12.77%) Hudson
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.51%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (48.94%) Telecoms
2 20 (42.55%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Finance
4 4 (8.51%) Billing
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 3 (6.38%) Electronics
5 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) XML
2 17 (36.17%) Web Services
3 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
3 15 (31.91%) J2EE
3 15 (31.91%) HTML
4 11 (23.40%) Spring
5 10 (21.28%) .NET
6 9 (19.15%) JSP
7 7 (14.89%) SOAP
7 7 (14.89%) CSS
8 6 (12.77%) XSLT
8 6 (12.77%) JSF
8 6 (12.77%) jQuery
8 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (10.64%) Struts
10 4 (8.51%) OAuth
10 4 (8.51%) RESTful
10 4 (8.51%) JSON
10 4 (8.51%) Mojolicious
11 3 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) DTV
3 2 (4.26%) iSeries
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Unit Testing
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.28%) Scrum
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) RUP
6 6 (12.77%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (12.77%) DSDM
6 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Release Management
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) RAD
7 4 (8.51%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) RPG
3 12 (25.53%) RPG IV
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) Scala
5 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.77%) Groovy
5 6 (12.77%) Clojure
6 5 (10.64%) VB
7 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) RPG/400
8 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.26%) VB6
10 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) IBM
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe
2 6 (12.77%) Twitter
3 4 (8.51%) Guidewire
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32227 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago