The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 34 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.38% 0.65% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.66% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 302 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.41% 98.05% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 284 381
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Programmer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Web Design
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
7 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 2 (15.38%) Drupal
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) FFmpeg
7 1 (7.69%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) XAML
4 1 (7.69%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft