The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 79 80 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 17 12 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.59% 1.11% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.12% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 27
Median salary £33,173 £38,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,138 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,904 £39,700 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1045 1067 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 98.43% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 929 926 939
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Programmer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Programmer Salary Trend in South Wales

Programmer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Programmer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 16 £33,173 -12.70%
Newport - 1 £30,000 -
Programmer
Wales

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 16 (59.26%) Telecoms
2 16 (59.26%) Unit Testing
2 16 (59.26%) Feasibility Study
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) RPG
7 8 (29.63%) J2EE
7 8 (29.63%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 8 (29.63%) iSeries
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) RPG/400
9 6 (22.22%) RPG IV
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) WCF
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
10 5 (18.52%) TDD
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 5 (18.52%) CSS

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) ColdFusion
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) JMeter
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Toad
3 1 (3.70%) MorphX
General
1 16 (59.26%) Banking
1 16 (59.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Billing
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) Ajax
4 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
4 8 (29.63%) J2EE
4 8 (29.63%) XML
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) WCF
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (14.81%) Java EE
6 4 (14.81%) JPA
6 4 (14.81%) JSF
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Spring
6 4 (14.81%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (14.81%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) iSeries
2 4 (14.81%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Feasibility Study
1 16 (59.26%) Unit Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.81%) UML
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) RPG
5 6 (22.22%) RPG IV
5 6 (22.22%) RPG/400
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) C
7 2 (7.41%) C#
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (14.81%) Guidewire
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
1 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Sony