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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 44 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.88% 1.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
325 335 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.87% 93.84% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 225 214 397
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 10 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle