The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 39 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.65% 2.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,267 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Programmer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 181 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.83% 96.79% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 232 146 152
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (64.29%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) STL
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Symfony
7 1 (7.14%) Zend
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) STL
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Symfony
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OOP
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) COBOL
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) RPG
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) Pascal
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Zend