The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 83 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.54% 1.71% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.76% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
900 851 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.61% 96.81% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 782 784 592
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kettering - 3 £32,500 -
Northampton -12 1 £22,500 -32.83%
Programmer
East Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) LAMP
5 3 (25.00%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) PHP5
5 3 (25.00%) Laravel
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 3 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (25.00%) Laravel
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Telerik
2 1 (8.33%) XMPie