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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 32 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 16 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.65% 5.78% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 5.90% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 14
Average salary £35,837 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.39% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £24,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,250 £39,595
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
318 271 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 92.44% 97.83% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 254 269
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) Banking
5 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Unisys
5 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (32.00%) SDLC
6 8 (32.00%) UML
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (20.00%) J2EE
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) MVC

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Mule
2 4 (16.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Java EE
3 5 (20.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
3 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (16.00%) XSD
4 4 (16.00%) XSL
4 4 (16.00%) JMS
4 4 (16.00%) JAXB
4 4 (16.00%) JDBC
4 4 (16.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (32.00%) UML
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (32.00%) SDLC
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) XPath
6 4 (16.00%) XQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Unisys
2 5 (20.00%) IBM