The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
Software 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
467 371 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.70% 97.63% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 410 336 366
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Programmer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) REST

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Google