The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 24 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.84% 2.50% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 2.53% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 79 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.40% 98.75% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 137 77 160
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Programmer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Preston

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Preston region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Preston

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) VB6
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) iSeries
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
2 7 (77.78%) VB
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) AS400
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Advertising
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Degree

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (77.78%) Advertising
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) AS400
1 7 (77.78%) iSeries
1 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) VB
2 7 (77.78%) VB6
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Xamarin