The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 116 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £33,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1766 1830 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.72% 94.87% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1438 1491
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Programmer
North West

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software 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 Software Programmer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Software Programmer
North West

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Search Engine Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) OOD

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) OC4J
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) CUDA
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Search Engine Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle