The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 89 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 0.63% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.65% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 28
Median salary £40,000 £36,888 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1095 1689 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.77% 97.35% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1378 1459
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 24 August 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -4 6 £45,000 +16.04%
Chester +17 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Runcorn - 1 £20,500 -
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Cheshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) AS400
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) RPG
2 12 (40.00%) iSeries
3 7 (23.33%) JSON
3 7 (23.33%) Advertising
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (16.67%) RPG IV
5 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.33%) PMI
6 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) OO

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SNA
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) FxCop
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.67%) StyleCop
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Mockito
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (23.33%) JSON
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (16.67%) WCF
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.67%) ISPF
6 2 (6.67%) SignalR
6 2 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) AS400
1 12 (40.00%) iSeries
2 4 (13.33%) PMI
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) MVS
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) OO
3 3 (10.00%) OOP
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.33%) BDD
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (3.33%) People Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) RPG
2 7 (23.33%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) RPG IV
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.67%) JCL
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (6.67%) RACF
1 2 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago