The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank - 31 43
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.74% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.80% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 249 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.56% 91.54% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 187 205
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Programmer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree