The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 62 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.35% 0.99% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.04% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.48% +2.14%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 480 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.63% 95.43% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 603 404 552
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Programmer
South Yorkshire

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Programmer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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%) HTML
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) WinForms
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 8 (32.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (24.00%) TDD
10 6 (24.00%) MVC
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (24.00%) XHTML
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Computer Science

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
1 16 (64.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) WinForms
4 8 (32.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 6 (24.00%) WF
5 6 (24.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (24.00%) XHTML
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (20.00%) LAMP
6 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) WAMP
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (24.00%) Social Media
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Scrum
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) OOD
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) PHP5
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) DevExpress