The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 1 August 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 66 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.21% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £33,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,147 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.27%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 330 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.21% 96.49% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 593 310 401
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
Northamptonshire

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Programmer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Northampton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) JSP
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) J2EE
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) RPG
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.88%) iPhone
8 1 (5.88%) iSeries
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) iPad

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) ProC
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) JSP
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) iSeries
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) MVC
1 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
1 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
2 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) TDD
2 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) RPG
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) RPG IV
6 1 (5.88%) PHP5
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe