The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.67% 2.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 132 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.67% 91.67% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 164
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Programmer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Halifax

Programmer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Banking

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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