The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 43 21 49
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.31% 9.94% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 10.10% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Programmer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
302 307 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.21% 98.40% 92.49%
Number of salaries quoted 236 265 305
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,235 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Programmer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) Mule
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Struts
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Perl

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (25.00%) Mule
1 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Struts
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) Swing
5 1 (8.33%) AWT
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Zend