The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 67 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.28% 0.77% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.82% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Programmer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 366 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.15% 93.61% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 628 340 438
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) JSP
5 4 (21.05%) Ajax
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) Adobe
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Subversion
6 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) WordPress
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) User Experience
7 2 (10.53%) Trello
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
7 2 (10.53%) Drupal

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (15.79%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Trello
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.26%) ProC
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) JSP
4 4 (21.05%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) ExpressJS
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.53%) LAMP
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) Grails
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
2 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) SEO
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) OOD
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) RPG
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) PHP5
6 1 (5.26%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
2 2 (10.53%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle