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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.83% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.72%
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
222 112 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 96.10% 93.33% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 184 93 113
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 13 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Arduino
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (100.00%) SSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Arduino
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree