The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 37 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.54% 1.65% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 2.13% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Programmer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 94 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 96.22% 77.69% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 128 59 66
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Programmer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Arduino
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Arduino
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle