The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 74 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 25 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.64% 1.44% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.49% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 16
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,128 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
900 872 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.04% 96.46% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 756 709 728
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(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
Gloucester -5 7 £50,000 +54.95%
Cheltenham -2 4 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
Cirencester -3 2 £40,000 +27.59%
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.00%) Java
5 15 (30.00%) C#
5 15 (30.00%) C++
6 14 (28.00%) .NET
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) RPG
8 12 (24.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) AS400
9 11 (22.00%) Linux
9 11 (22.00%) OO
9 11 (22.00%) RPG IV
10 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 9 (18.00%) Windows
12 8 (16.00%) MVC
12 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (16.00%) Spring
12 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.00%) TDD
13 7 (14.00%) Ruby
13 7 (14.00%) MySQL
13 7 (14.00%) XML
13 7 (14.00%) Python
14 6 (12.00%) OOP
14 6 (12.00%) C
14 6 (12.00%) jQuery

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (6.00%) Mule
1 3 (6.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) DTS
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) Synon
2 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) TestNG
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) JUnit
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 14 (28.00%) .NET
4 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (16.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) XML
7 6 (12.00%) jQuery
7 6 (12.00%) REST
8 5 (10.00%) Qt
8 5 (10.00%) J2EE
8 5 (10.00%) STL
9 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (8.00%) SOAP
9 4 (8.00%) Synon Analyst Programmer
9 4 (8.00%) Apache Camel
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.00%) CSS3
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (6.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) AS400
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Social Network
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Windows NT
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) OO
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 7 (14.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 5 (10.00%) OOD
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (10.00%) Signal Processing
6 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.00%) Coaching
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.00%) ETL
8 3 (6.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.00%) BDD
8 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) C++
2 15 (30.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) RPG
5 11 (22.00%) RPG IV
6 7 (14.00%) Python
6 7 (14.00%) Ruby
7 6 (12.00%) C
8 5 (10.00%) PHP
8 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.00%) Perl
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.00%) COBOL
11 1 (2.00%) VBA
11 1 (2.00%) VB
11 1 (2.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
1 3 (6.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago