The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 58 50 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.73% 2.99% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 3.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
597 479 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.87% 95.61% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 497 425 521
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Programmer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Slough

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Slough

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (46.15%) QMS
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft