The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 108 131 130
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 129 92 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.22% 1.71% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.77% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 85 77
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +33 51 £36,000 +33.33% 5
Somerset +22 44 £36,500 +23.20% 2
Gloucestershire +13 16 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Dorset +7 9 £35,000 +4.78%
Wiltshire -17 8 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Devon -25 5 £39,500 +7.48% 1
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 105 (42.17%) C#
2 98 (39.36%) .NET
3 86 (34.54%) HTML
4 84 (33.73%) JavaScript
5 83 (33.33%) CSS
6 79 (31.73%) SQL
7 74 (29.72%) ASP.NET
7 74 (29.72%) Microsoft
8 62 (24.90%) Java
9 60 (24.10%) MVC
10 46 (18.47%) SQL Server
11 38 (15.26%) jQuery
11 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (14.86%) Web Development
13 36 (14.46%) MySQL
13 36 (14.46%) Oracle
14 34 (13.65%) PHP
14 34 (13.65%) Software Engineering
15 33 (13.25%) Windows
16 32 (12.85%) XSLT
17 31 (12.45%) OO
17 31 (12.45%) SharePoint
17 31 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (11.24%) Scrum
18 28 (11.24%) XML
19 27 (10.84%) MS Excel
20 26 (10.44%) VB.NET
21 24 (9.64%) OOP
22 23 (9.24%) E-Commerce
22 23 (9.24%) PHP5

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (12.45%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (4.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (4.02%) Drupal
5 9 (3.61%) CMS
6 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.01%) SAS
6 5 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.61%) CICS
7 4 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.20%) WordPress
9 2 (0.80%) Apache
9 2 (0.80%) IIS
10 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS Office
2 3 (1.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (5.22%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.82%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (4.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) Internet
2 2 (0.80%) Broadband
3 1 (0.40%) SMPP
3 1 (0.40%) Extranet
3 1 (0.40%) PBX
3 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.46%) MySQL
3 19 (7.63%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.22%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (4.02%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.81%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.61%) DB2
11 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.80%) Big Data
12 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 20 (8.03%) JIRA
2 18 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.22%) Subversion
4 12 (4.82%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (4.82%) Toad
4 12 (4.82%) JDeveloper
5 11 (4.42%) JUnit
6 9 (3.61%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.41%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.01%) Maven
8 5 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.61%) TestNG
9 4 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (1.61%) Selenium
9 4 (1.61%) Ant
10 3 (1.20%) MagicDraw
11 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (8.43%) Retail
1 21 (8.43%) Finance
2 18 (7.23%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.23%) Games
3 17 (6.83%) Marketing
4 10 (4.02%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.61%) Law
6 5 (2.01%) Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (39.36%) .NET
2 86 (34.54%) HTML
3 83 (33.33%) CSS
4 74 (29.72%) ASP.NET
5 38 (15.26%) jQuery
5 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (12.85%) XSLT
7 28 (11.24%) XML
8 20 (8.03%) Ajax
9 17 (6.83%) Spring
9 17 (6.83%) Web Services
10 15 (6.02%) .NET Framework
11 13 (5.22%) Hibernate
12 12 (4.82%) LAMP
13 11 (4.42%) HTML5
14 10 (4.02%) J2SE
15 9 (3.61%) JSP
15 9 (3.61%) Ext JS
16 8 (3.21%) STL
17 7 (2.81%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.83%) Open Source
2 14 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.61%) W3C
4 8 (3.21%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.21%) AS400
5 7 (2.81%) Web 2.0
6 5 (2.01%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.80%) iSeries
9 2 (0.80%) Social Network
9 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.40%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.25%) Windows
2 19 (7.63%) Linux
3 7 (2.81%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.81%) Android
4 4 (1.61%) UNIX
5 3 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.10%) MVC
2 37 (14.86%) Web Development
3 34 (13.65%) Software Engineering
4 31 (12.45%) OO
4 31 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (11.24%) Scrum
6 24 (9.64%) OOP
7 23 (9.24%) E-Commerce
8 20 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (7.23%) TDD
10 17 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.43%) Workflow
12 13 (5.22%) Web Application Development
13 12 (4.82%) Pair Programming
13 12 (4.82%) Multithreading
14 11 (4.42%) BDD
15 9 (3.61%) Game Development
16 8 (3.21%) Project Management
16 8 (3.21%) E-business
17 7 (2.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (42.17%) C#
2 84 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 79 (31.73%) SQL
4 62 (24.90%) Java
5 34 (13.65%) PHP
6 26 (10.44%) VB.NET
7 23 (9.24%) PHP5
8 20 (8.03%) PL/SQL
9 18 (7.23%) C++
10 14 (5.62%) RPG
11 13 (5.22%) RPG IV
12 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.21%) Python
13 6 (2.41%) Perl
14 4 (1.61%) Ruby
14 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.20%) C
15 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.80%) VB
17 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (8.84%) Degree
2 15 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) HND
3 1 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.61%) RACF
2 1 (0.40%) ACF2
Vendors
1 74 (29.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.46%) Oracle
3 20 (8.03%) hybris
4 12 (4.82%) Zend
4 12 (4.82%) JBoss
4 12 (4.82%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.01%) Sybase
6 4 (1.61%) Sun
6 4 (1.61%) Symantec
7 3 (1.20%) IBM
7 3 (1.20%) Sencha
8 2 (0.80%) Siemens
9 1 (0.40%) Informatica
9 1 (0.40%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary and excellent training opportunity
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago