The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 45 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.39% 0.26% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.27% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Programmer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 366 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.86% 95.31% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 256 329 158
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Programmer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) LINQ
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Data Extraction
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) ATDD
5 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (22.22%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) ATDD
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle