The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 163 177 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 11 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 7
Average salary £25,000 £40,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.27% +55.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
Software 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
3371 3508 2982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.93% 97.01% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2845 2904 2637
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software 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 Software Programmer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +20 8 £25,000 -47.36%
Northamptonshire -10 3 £34,293 -31.41%
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (34.78%) PHP
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) STL
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) OOD
8 4 (17.39%) Validation
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
8 4 (17.39%) V-Model
8 4 (17.39%) Chemistry
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Algorithms

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Mocha
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
3 7 (30.43%) CSS3
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) STL
7 2 (8.70%) XHTML
8 1 (4.35%) XML-RPC
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (4.35%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 4 (17.39%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
2 4 (17.39%) V-Model
2 4 (17.39%) OO
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
2 4 (17.39%) Validation
2 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Product Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft