The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 74 77 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 7 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.00% 0.79% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.82% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Median salary £33,000 £61,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.12% +122.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,250 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £62,500 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
669 736 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.30% 96.46% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 582 626 598
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Programmer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the North East

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the North East

Programmer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 5 £26,750 -56.32% 1
Durham - 2 £35,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 10 (55.56%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 7 (38.89%) Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
6 4 (22.22%) RPG IV
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) RPG
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) DB2
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) WPF
8 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.11%) Qt
8 2 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
8 2 (11.11%) Linux

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) DB2
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) WCF
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Qt
2 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
1 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) RPG
3 4 (22.22%) RPG IV
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree