The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 214 219 179
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 34 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.59% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.61% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 71
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £47,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
England

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5028 5584 6295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.14% 96.89% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 4737 5233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the South West

Programmer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 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
Bristol +12 7 £70,000 +47.36% 4
Somerset +8 4 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Devon -20 4 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Wiltshire +11 2 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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 West region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 22 (36.67%) C#
2 20 (33.33%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) Oracle
4 16 (26.67%) HTML
5 15 (25.00%) C++
5 15 (25.00%) MVC
6 14 (23.33%) Finance
6 14 (23.33%) Degree
7 13 (21.67%) Scrum
7 13 (21.67%) RPG
7 13 (21.67%) XML
8 12 (20.00%) Unix
8 12 (20.00%) .NET
8 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
10 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 10 (16.67%) Spring
10 10 (16.67%) CSS
11 9 (15.00%) Web Services
11 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
11 9 (15.00%) ERP
11 9 (15.00%) Linux
11 9 (15.00%) Manufacturing
12 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
12 8 (13.33%) Web Development
13 7 (11.67%) Infor
13 7 (11.67%) NoSQL

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) CMS
3 4 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.00%) Big Data
3 5 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.67%) MS Access
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) Ant
3 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Maven
3 4 (6.67%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.67%) GitLab
5 1 (1.67%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Avionics
4 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) XML
3 12 (20.00%) .NET
4 10 (16.67%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (16.67%) Spring
5 9 (15.00%) Web Services
6 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.00%) J2EE
7 6 (10.00%) Java EE
7 6 (10.00%) JDBC
7 6 (10.00%) jQuery
7 6 (10.00%) JSP
7 6 (10.00%) Struts
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (5.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.00%) iSeries
4 4 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.00%) Physics
6 1 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Unix
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) MVC
3 13 (21.67%) Scrum
4 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) ERP
6 8 (13.33%) Web Development
7 6 (10.00%) SDLC
7 6 (10.00%) System Testing
8 5 (8.33%) TDD
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
9 4 (6.67%) Human Factors
9 4 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (6.67%) OOD
9 4 (6.67%) OOP
9 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) OO
11 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C#
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) C++
5 13 (21.67%) RPG
6 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.00%) Python
9 5 (8.33%) C
10 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.00%) Perl
12 2 (3.33%) PHP
13 1 (1.67%) ABAP
13 1 (1.67%) Ruby
13 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
13 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) MCSD
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Infor
3 4 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
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