The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank - 61 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.35% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Programmer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
359 500 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.29% 96.71% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 282 445 360
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Programmer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 6 (42.86%) CorVu
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Release Management
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) CorVu
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.14%) Ingres
6 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) LINQ
4 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) AWK
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Macro
5 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) ESRI
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik