The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 66 34 64
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.95% 6.03% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 6.23% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 3
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Programmer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 514 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.73% 96.80% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 529 448 525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Guildford

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (37.50%) Games
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 4 (25.00%) MVVM
5 4 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) NUnit
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Online Games
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.25%) Physics
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) MVVM
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Game Development
6 1 (6.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft