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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 210 179 131
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 35 69 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 1.16% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.20% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 109
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,028
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5102 5771 5949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.53% 96.99% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4859 4886
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Wiltshire +22 11 £43,000 +22.85%
Gloucestershire -14 10 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Bristol +5 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Somerset -18 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dorset +10 1 - -
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 25 (43.86%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) RPG
2 22 (38.60%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) HTML
4 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (31.58%) iSeries
5 17 (29.82%) MVC
6 15 (26.32%) Web Development
6 15 (26.32%) jQuery
6 15 (26.32%) RPG IV
7 14 (24.56%) System Testing
8 13 (22.81%) AS400
8 13 (22.81%) C#
8 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
9 12 (21.05%) Oracle
9 12 (21.05%) SDLC
10 11 (19.30%) Infor
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) MySQL
10 11 (19.30%) PHP
10 11 (19.30%) ERP
11 10 (17.54%) FTP
11 10 (17.54%) DB2
11 10 (17.54%) Scrum
11 10 (17.54%) CodeIgniter
11 10 (17.54%) RPG III
11 10 (17.54%) Laravel
11 10 (17.54%) IFS
12 8 (14.04%) .NET
13 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET

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 5 (8.77%) CMS
2 4 (7.02%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (7.02%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (1.75%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) FTP
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) MySQL
3 10 (17.54%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.26%) JUnit
4 3 (5.26%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.51%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) MorphX
6 1 (1.75%) ProC
General
1 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 15 (26.32%) jQuery
4 10 (17.54%) CodeIgniter
4 10 (17.54%) Laravel
5 8 (14.04%) .NET
6 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.02%) Spring
8 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
8 3 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.51%) Behat
9 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.75%) Ajax
10 1 (1.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) iSeries
2 13 (22.81%) AS400
3 4 (7.02%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Robotics
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) OS/400
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) MVC
2 15 (26.32%) Web Development
3 14 (24.56%) System Testing
4 12 (21.05%) SDLC
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) ERP
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) CRM
7 4 (7.02%) OOP
8 3 (5.26%) Human Factors
8 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.51%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.51%) Web Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.75%) Data Entry
10 1 (1.75%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.75%) Time Management
10 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) RPG
3 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 15 (26.32%) RPG IV
5 13 (22.81%) C#
6 11 (19.30%) PHP
7 10 (17.54%) RPG III
8 6 (10.53%) C
8 6 (10.53%) C++
9 4 (7.02%) Java
10 1 (1.75%) ABAP
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.75%) VB
10 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.75%) VC++
10 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.02%) MCSD
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Infor
3 10 (17.54%) IFS
4 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benifits
Posted: 26 days ago