The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 73 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 1.04% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Programmer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
711 642 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.20% 95.25% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 640 560 484
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Games
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Game Development
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (20.00%) User Experience
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) VB
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) JPA
2 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Game Development
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
1 5 (33.33%) C++
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sony
1 1 (6.67%) Google
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