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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 78 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.54% 0.17% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.17% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
Average salary £33,397 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.20% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £29,454
10% offered a salary of more than £34,293 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
840 591 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.11% 97.69% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 786 517 613
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 December 2014. 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 -6 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Programmer
East Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) MySQL
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
5 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) WordPress
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) CMS
6 4 (17.39%) LAMP
6 4 (17.39%) Joomla!
6 4 (17.39%) Drupal
6 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
6 4 (17.39%) Twitter
6 4 (17.39%) GitHub
6 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.04%) Photoshop

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (21.74%) WordPress
2 4 (17.39%) Joomla!
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Trello
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) LAMP
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) XHTML
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) ExpressJS
7 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
7 1 (4.35%) AWT
7 1 (4.35%) Swing
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) Java EE
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
2 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.35%) SEO
3 1 (4.35%) Scrum
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
3 1 (4.35%) Business Development
3 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.35%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) OOD
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) hybris
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft