The table below looks at the statistics for the Tools Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tools Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tools Programmer
Rank 854 848 876
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Tools Programmer 17 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
Tools Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Tools Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Tools Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Tools Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Tools Programmer Salary Trend in England

Tools Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tools Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(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
East of England - 8 £40,000 -
London - 6 £35,000 -
North West -14 3 - -
Tools Programmer
UK

Tools Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Tools 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 Tools Programmer in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (38.89%) QA
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Games
4 7 (38.89%) Internet
5 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (33.33%) 3ds Max
5 6 (33.33%) MAXScript
5 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 6 (33.33%) GLSL
5 6 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) Android
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) CFEngine
6 3 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Puppet
6 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (16.67%) Finance

Tools Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) RESTful
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
1 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) MAXScript
4 6 (33.33%) GLSL
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet