The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 88 113 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 20 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.86% 1.07% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.12% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,400 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1770 1781 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.72% 95.09% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1400 1485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Programmer
North West

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Chester +30 27 £45,000 +28.57%
Nantwich - 3 £35,000 -
Warrington - 3 £35,000 -
Crewe +7 2 £30,750 -23.12%
Programmer
North West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) C#
3 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (46.15%) jQuery
5 23 (44.23%) SharePoint
6 17 (32.69%) CSS
7 13 (25.00%) XML
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) Web Services
9 11 (21.15%) HTML
9 11 (21.15%) Java
10 10 (19.23%) C++
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 10 (19.23%) Degree
10 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
12 8 (15.38%) MVC
12 8 (15.38%) MySQL
13 7 (13.46%) PHP
13 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
14 6 (11.54%) Scrum
14 6 (11.54%) TDD
14 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (11.54%) HTML5
15 5 (9.62%) Oracle
15 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
15 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (9.62%) Hibernate

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (44.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) Jetty
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) DNS
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
1 3 (5.77%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) jQuery
3 17 (32.69%) CSS
4 13 (25.00%) XML
5 12 (23.08%) Web Services
6 11 (21.15%) HTML
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.54%) HTML5
9 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.69%) Spring
10 4 (7.69%) SOAP
10 4 (7.69%) REST
11 3 (5.77%) JSP
11 3 (5.77%) Servlets
11 3 (5.77%) XSLT
11 3 (5.77%) Zend Framework
12 2 (3.85%) JPA
12 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Online Games
2 2 (3.85%) W3C
2 2 (3.85%) Social Media
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) GPGPU
3 1 (1.92%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Debian
2 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (15.38%) MVC
3 6 (11.54%) Scrum
3 6 (11.54%) TDD
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) Web Development
5 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 4 (7.69%) OOD
6 3 (5.77%) OOP
6 3 (5.77%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.77%) B2B
7 2 (3.85%) Game Development
7 2 (3.85%) User Stories
7 2 (3.85%) OO
7 2 (3.85%) Search Engine Marketing
7 2 (3.85%) Display Advertising
7 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) C#
2 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) Java
5 10 (19.23%) C++
6 7 (13.46%) PHP
7 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.77%) PHP5
7 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) Python
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.92%) VBA
9 1 (1.92%) COBOL
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
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