The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 13.21% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,731
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.97%
Programmer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin 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
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 5
Average salary £57,500 £39,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.56% +27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Programmer
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Hitchin

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) MCSD
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) OOP
1 7 (63.64%) MCSE
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Silverlight
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
1 7 (63.64%) CentOS
1 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (63.64%) MSTest
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (63.64%) Mingle
1 7 (63.64%) RavenDB

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) RavenDB
1 7 (63.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
1 7 (63.64%) NUnit
1 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) MSTest
1 7 (63.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) Silverlight
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OOP
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) MCSD
1 7 (63.64%) MCSE
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (63.64%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Business Desktop Deployment