The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 54 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.18% 1.21% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.26% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £36,250 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programmer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
417 554 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.12% 96.01% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 350 459 383
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Leicester

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) CA Endevor
4 3 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (30.00%) PHP5
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) NATURAL
4 3 (30.00%) JCL
4 3 (30.00%) Adabas
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) COBOL
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Liquibase
4 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) Adabas
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (10.00%) XHTML
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) OOP
1 3 (30.00%) OO
1 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) NATURAL
3 3 (30.00%) JCL
3 3 (30.00%) PHP5
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) RPG/400
4 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi
4 1 (10.00%) RPG
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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