The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 176 144 178
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 65 69 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 1.36% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.43% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £25,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Somerset -1 25 £42,500 +54.54%
Gloucestershire +3 17 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol -25 10 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Wiltshire -9 6 £36,000 -3.35%
Dorset -14 2 £32,500 -1.51%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 83 (41.92%) .NET
2 78 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 74 (37.37%) HTML
4 72 (36.36%) C#
5 67 (33.84%) ASP.NET
6 62 (31.31%) SQL
7 57 (28.79%) CSS
8 54 (27.27%) MVC
9 53 (26.77%) Java
10 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (20.71%) SQL Server
12 40 (20.20%) PHP
13 34 (17.17%) Microsoft
14 31 (15.66%) E-Commerce
14 31 (15.66%) Web Application Development
15 29 (14.65%) MySQL
15 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
15 29 (14.65%) Degree
16 26 (13.13%) Scrum
17 23 (11.62%) Web Development
17 23 (11.62%) JIRA
17 23 (11.62%) jQuery
17 23 (11.62%) OOP
17 23 (11.62%) hybris
18 22 (11.11%) Linux
18 22 (11.11%) Retail
19 21 (10.61%) Finance
20 19 (9.60%) Oracle
21 18 (9.09%) Mentoring
22 17 (8.59%) RPG

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.54%) Drupal
2 7 (3.54%) CMS
3 6 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.53%) WordPress
5 4 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.01%) CICS
8 1 (0.51%) Node.js
8 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.01%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Office 365
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Broadband
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Extranet
2 1 (0.51%) PBX
2 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.65%) MySQL
3 14 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.01%) DB2
8 2 (1.01%) Ingres
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.01%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (11.62%) JIRA
2 15 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.05%) Subversion
4 6 (3.03%) Maven
5 5 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.53%) JUnit
6 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (1.52%) Selenium
7 3 (1.52%) Ant
8 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.01%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.01%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.51%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.51%) Xcode
9 1 (0.51%) JMeter
9 1 (0.51%) Synon
9 1 (0.51%) JDeveloper
General
1 22 (11.11%) Retail
2 21 (10.61%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.03%) Games
3 6 (3.03%) Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Advertising
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.51%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (41.92%) .NET
2 74 (37.37%) HTML
3 67 (33.84%) ASP.NET
4 57 (28.79%) CSS
5 23 (11.62%) jQuery
6 17 (8.59%) Web Services
7 14 (7.07%) LAMP
8 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (6.57%) .NET Framework
9 12 (6.06%) HTML5
9 12 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (5.56%) Ext JS
10 11 (5.56%) XML
11 7 (3.54%) REST
11 7 (3.54%) Spring
11 7 (3.54%) RESTful
11 7 (3.54%) SOAP
12 5 (2.53%) Symfony
13 4 (2.02%) JSP
13 4 (2.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.57%) AS400
3 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.55%) Social Network
4 7 (3.54%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.53%) Open Source
6 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) W3C
8 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.01%) Physics
8 2 (1.01%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.01%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.51%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.51%) iSeries
9 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.11%) Linux
2 16 (8.08%) Windows
3 7 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.54%) Android
4 4 (2.02%) UNIX
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.27%) MVC
2 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.66%) E-Commerce
3 31 (15.66%) Web Application Development
4 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.13%) Scrum
6 23 (11.62%) Web Development
6 23 (11.62%) OOP
7 18 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.08%) OO
9 8 (4.04%) TDD
9 8 (4.04%) Analytics
10 7 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.03%) iOS Development
12 5 (2.53%) Android Development
12 5 (2.53%) Computer Forensics
12 5 (2.53%) Project Management
12 5 (2.53%) ERP
13 4 (2.02%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 72 (36.36%) C#
3 62 (31.31%) SQL
4 53 (26.77%) Java
5 40 (20.20%) PHP
6 17 (8.59%) RPG
6 17 (8.59%) PHP5
7 13 (6.57%) C++
8 12 (6.06%) RPG IV
9 10 (5.05%) Python
9 10 (5.05%) VB.NET
9 10 (5.05%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.02%) Perl
10 4 (2.02%) COBOL
10 4 (2.02%) Pascal
10 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.52%) Ruby
11 3 (1.52%) C
12 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (14.65%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) HND
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.51%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.62%) hybris
3 19 (9.60%) Oracle
4 15 (7.58%) Zend
5 3 (1.52%) Sun
5 3 (1.52%) JBoss
5 3 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (0.51%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Interwoven
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