The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 34 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.97% 1.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 123 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.52% 93.18% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 190 98 140
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
West Yorkshire

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 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft