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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 41 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.06% 0.84% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 0.85% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 9
Average salary £30,750 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,731
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.97%
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
441 468 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.50% 98.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 368 411 463
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) C#
4 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 12 (44.44%) UNIX
4 12 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) CorVu
6 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Games
7 6 (22.22%) C
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
9 4 (14.81%) Android
9 4 (14.81%) Java
10 3 (11.11%) SOAP
10 3 (11.11%) XML
10 3 (11.11%) XSLT
10 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 3 (11.11%) XPath
11 2 (7.41%) Data Management
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (7.41%) Spring
11 2 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (33.33%) CorVu
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Ingres
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) XSLT
5 2 (7.41%) ODBC
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Qt
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) WebSockets
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.70%) LINQ
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (7.41%) Release Management
2 2 (7.41%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Workflow
2 2 (7.41%) Data Management
2 2 (7.41%) Android Development
3 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) MVC
3 1 (3.70%) UML
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) MapReduce
3 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (3.70%) Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) C
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) XPath
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VB
8 1 (3.70%) SAS Macro
8 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) AWK
8 1 (3.70%) VB6
8 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) ESRI
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik