The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 56 65 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 1.54% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.61% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 12
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +22.95%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
457 622 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.27% 95.55% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 338 545 369
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Programmer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Programmer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 1 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Programmer
North West

Programmer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Magento

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
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