The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 51 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.82% 1.14% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.23% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £33,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
480 325 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.17% 92.33% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 432 275 431
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Programmer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 9 £37,500 - 1
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) AS400
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) iSeries
4 8 (66.67%) RESTful
4 8 (66.67%) WCF
4 8 (66.67%) VB6
4 8 (66.67%) Ajax
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 8 (66.67%) Advertising
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
4 8 (66.67%) SOAP
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) VB
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) DBS Check

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 8 (66.67%) Advertising
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) AS400
1 9 (75.00%) iSeries
2 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) VB
3 8 (66.67%) VB6
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
Chorley, Lancashire
Crunchposter
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago