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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 52 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.86% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
443 297 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.36% 96.43% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 237 207
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Programmer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) TDD
1 7 (53.85%) Java EE
1 7 (53.85%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Python

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Java EE
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) SQL