The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank - 67 61
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Software Programmer
North West

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
481 523 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.78% 93.23% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 409 475 416
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Lancashire