The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 130 78 114
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 44 115 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.24% 3.10% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 3.23% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 113 47
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3414 3556 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.98% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2982 2521
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 £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Programmer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Programmer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
Leicestershire +25 15 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -35 14 £34,000 +17.24%
Northamptonshire -7 7 £37,000 +10.44%
Lincolnshire -11 3 £27,000 -40.00%
Derbyshire -12 2 £36,250 +5.07%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (48.44%) HTML
2 29 (45.31%) JavaScript
2 29 (45.31%) .NET
2 29 (45.31%) CSS
3 28 (43.75%) XML
3 28 (43.75%) SQL
3 28 (43.75%) C#
4 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
5 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
6 18 (28.13%) COBOL
6 18 (28.13%) Java
6 18 (28.13%) JCL
7 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
7 17 (26.56%) DB2
8 16 (25.00%) PHP
9 15 (23.44%) MySQL
10 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.31%) XSLT
11 13 (20.31%) Web Services
12 12 (18.75%) Adabas
12 12 (18.75%) NATURAL
12 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
13 11 (17.19%) Degree
13 11 (17.19%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (17.19%) IBM
13 11 (17.19%) Windows
13 11 (17.19%) CA Endevor
14 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
14 10 (15.63%) PHP5

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) CICS
3 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JDE World
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) RTP
1 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.56%) DB2
3 15 (23.44%) MySQL
4 12 (18.75%) Adabas
5 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) Riak
10 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Liquibase
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.56%) Ant
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 9 (14.06%) Games
2 8 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) HTML
2 29 (45.31%) .NET
2 29 (45.31%) CSS
3 28 (43.75%) XML
4 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
5 13 (20.31%) XSLT
5 13 (20.31%) Web Services
6 11 (17.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
8 9 (14.06%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (12.50%) jQuery
9 8 (12.50%) Ajax
10 5 (7.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (7.81%) HTML5
11 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.25%) LINQ
11 4 (6.25%) Symfony
11 4 (6.25%) RESTful
11 4 (6.25%) CSS3
11 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.63%) OO
3 9 (14.06%) OOP
3 9 (14.06%) OO PHP
4 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (9.38%) Line Management
5 6 (9.38%) ETL
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.13%) Product Management
9 2 (3.13%) MVVM
9 2 (3.13%) Game Development
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) C#
3 18 (28.13%) COBOL
3 18 (28.13%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) JCL
4 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
5 16 (25.00%) PHP
6 12 (18.75%) NATURAL
7 10 (15.63%) PHP5
7 10 (15.63%) VB
7 10 (15.63%) VB6
8 9 (14.06%) Delphi
9 6 (9.38%) PL/1
10 5 (7.81%) C++
10 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (6.25%) Python
12 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.56%) RPG
12 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) IBM
2 3 (4.69%) Zend
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.56%) Telerik
4 1 (1.56%) XMPie