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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 21 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.99% - 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% - 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £35,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
96 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.05% 93.69% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 61 85
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,600 £42,500
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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 1 £35,500 -
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Toad

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle