The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 52 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 10 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.05% 2.41% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.56% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Average salary £30,750 £42,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.78% +68.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £36,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £27,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
455 587 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.24% 94.37% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 410 478 641
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Programmer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Somerset

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Programmer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Bath - 6 £35,750 - 1
Street +3 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) MFC
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) STL
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 4 (18.18%) RPG
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (18.18%) AS400
5 4 (18.18%) ERP
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (18.18%) C
5 4 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.64%) Image Processing
6 3 (13.64%) WordPress

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (13.64%) WordPress
1 3 (13.64%) Drupal
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) MFC
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) STL
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) Ext JS
4 2 (9.09%) Qt
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) AS400
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) OO
1 4 (18.18%) ERP
2 3 (13.64%) Image Processing
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
2 3 (13.64%) PDM
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (13.64%) CAD
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Scrum
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) RPG
4 4 (18.18%) C
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) RPG IV
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
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