The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 50 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 15 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.72% 4.58% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 4.70% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,550 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 362 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.82% 97.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 477 317 373
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
Leicestershire

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 25 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Web Development
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) MySQL
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (19.05%) Time Management
9 4 (19.05%) JSON
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (14.29%) Ajax
10 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) CICS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) REST
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) Modernizr
9 1 (4.76%) Direct3D
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) Symfony
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
9 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
9 1 (4.76%) DirectX
9 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) VSAM
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
6 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) COBOL
7 2 (9.52%) Delphi
7 2 (9.52%) PHP5
7 2 (9.52%) JCL
8 1 (4.76%) Java
8 1 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Progress