The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 100 100 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 19 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.03% 1.24% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.32% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 18
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1727 1515 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.06% 93.87% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1166 1547
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 10 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 2 £45,000 - 1
Warrington +5 1 - -
Chester -1 1 - -
Programmer
North West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) jQuery
3 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 26 (68.42%) MVC
4 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (65.79%) C#
4 25 (65.79%) .NET
5 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 24 (63.16%) HTML5
6 23 (60.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (60.53%) CSS3
6 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
6 23 (60.53%) Scrum
7 22 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (57.89%) AngularJS
7 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (57.89%) JSON
8 21 (55.26%) TDD
9 20 (52.63%) Finance
9 20 (52.63%) Visual Studio
9 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
9 20 (52.63%) Windows
9 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
9 20 (52.63%) NHibernate
9 20 (52.63%) Selenium
9 20 (52.63%) WCF
9 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (52.63%) NServiceBus

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 20 (52.63%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (52.63%) SpecFlow
2 20 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 20 (52.63%) Selenium
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) jQuery
3 26 (68.42%) CSS
4 25 (65.79%) .NET
5 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 24 (63.16%) HTML5
6 23 (60.53%) CSS3
7 22 (57.89%) AngularJS
7 22 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (57.89%) JSON
8 20 (52.63%) WCF
8 20 (52.63%) NHibernate
8 20 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (10.53%) Ajax
10 3 (7.89%) Django
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.26%) XML
11 2 (5.26%) WinForms
11 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) STB
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) MVC
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) Scrum
4 21 (55.26%) TDD
5 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 1 (2.63%) Analytics
10 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) OOD
10 1 (2.63%) SOA
10 1 (2.63%) ETL
10 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (2.63%) Zend
2 1 (2.63%) Tableau
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago