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 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 41 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.39% 5.94% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 5.98% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 8
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
335 301 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.31% 99.34% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 252 271 335
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) Struts
7 3 (17.65%) JBoss
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Middleware
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) Subversion
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) Mule
7 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Mule
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) Struts
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware
4 3 (17.65%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) Cocoa
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.88%) Laravel
6 1 (5.88%) OOCSS
6 1 (5.88%) Swing
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Zend