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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 39 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.35% 1.57% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.67% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 239 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.61% 94.09% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 207 314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Programmer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Programmer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Korn
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle