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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 72 106 84
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 18 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.72% 0.56% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.58% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 38
Median salary £26,250 £37,888 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.71% -15.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,400 £52,500
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
1005 1556 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.99% 95.99% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 865 1224 1280
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Runcorn - 8 £20,500 -
Chester -7 7 £40,000 -14.89%
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 25 (59.52%) RPG
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
1 25 (59.52%) AS400
1 25 (59.52%) iSeries
2 20 (47.62%) RPG IV
3 10 (23.81%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) JSON
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Advertising
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) MVC
7 4 (9.52%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.14%) OOP
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.14%) .NET
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 3 (7.14%) Ant
8 3 (7.14%) JUnit
8 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.14%) JDBC
8 3 (7.14%) JSP
8 3 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) Struts

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Ant
1 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) JUnit
1 3 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (7.14%) Maven
1 3 (7.14%) Mockito
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
1 6 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.14%) HTML5
2 3 (7.14%) JDBC
2 3 (7.14%) JPA
2 3 (7.14%) jQuery
2 3 (7.14%) JSP
2 3 (7.14%) REST
2 3 (7.14%) SOAP
2 3 (7.14%) Spring
2 3 (7.14%) Spring Integration
2 3 (7.14%) Struts
2 3 (7.14%) WCF
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) AS400
1 25 (59.52%) iSeries
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.52%) MVC
2 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.14%) BDD
3 3 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (7.14%) OO
3 3 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) RPG
2 20 (47.62%) RPG IV
3 10 (23.81%) C++
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
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