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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 78 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.13% 0.71% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.74% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 18
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
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
712 679 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.23% 95.77% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 662 609 560
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
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
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 29 January 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
Northampton -5 1 £27,000 -46.00%
Programmer
East Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) Subversion
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (28.57%) PHP
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 5 (23.81%) MySQL
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) WordPress
7 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) Drupal
8 4 (19.05%) GitHub
8 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (19.05%) Twitter
8 4 (19.05%) Joomla!
8 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
8 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) CMS
8 4 (19.05%) LAMP
8 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
9 3 (14.29%) Photoshop

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (23.81%) WordPress
2 4 (19.05%) Drupal
2 4 (19.05%) Joomla!
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.76%) JBoss
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (19.05%) LAMP
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) ExpressJS
8 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 2 (9.52%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) Swing
9 1 (4.76%) AWT
9 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) Java EE
9 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.76%) OOP
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) OOD
3 1 (4.76%) SEO
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
3 1 (4.76%) Business Development
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) VBScript
6 2 (9.52%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Delphi
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Twitter
3 3 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (9.52%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) hybris