The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties 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 18 April 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 Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 13 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 2.78% 3.45% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.45% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 29 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 100.00% 100.00% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 31
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,500 £96,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Programmer
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Programmer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL