The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 85 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 13 46 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.11% 3.79% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 3.85% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 11
Average salary £33,173 £30,565 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% -15.09%
UK excluding London average 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
1150 1194 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1045 738
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Cardiff -31 10 £33,173 +8.53% 2
Newport +6 3 £21,500 -29.65%
Programmer
Wales

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
3 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) XML
5 7 (30.43%) PHP
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
6 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) JMeter
8 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) RPG
8 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
8 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) CRM

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.70%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (17.39%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Toad
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (47.83%) Banking
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.04%) Billing
5 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
3 7 (30.43%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) Java EE
5 4 (17.39%) JPA
5 4 (17.39%) JSF
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (13.04%) Struts
7 2 (8.70%) Flash
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) SEO
5 2 (8.70%) System Testing
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Video Processing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Case Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) RPG
6 4 (17.39%) RPG IV
6 4 (17.39%) RPG/400
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.70%) C
8 2 (8.70%) VB
8 2 (8.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) IBM
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Rally
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