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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 136 134 168
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 97 84 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 1.60% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.68% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 48
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5863 4988 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.75% 95.06% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4317 4725
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +21 46 £42,500 +44.06% 3
Bristol -1 27 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Gloucestershire -9 13 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Dorset -8 6 £40,000 +8.84%
Wiltshire -18 4 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Devon -24 2 £34,500 +4.54% 1
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (38.20%) .NET
2 86 (36.91%) C#
3 82 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 80 (34.33%) HTML
5 70 (30.04%) ASP.NET
6 67 (28.76%) CSS
6 67 (28.76%) SQL
7 65 (27.90%) Java
8 60 (25.75%) MVC
9 50 (21.46%) PHP
10 43 (18.45%) Microsoft
11 42 (18.03%) MySQL
12 40 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (15.02%) SQL Server
13 35 (15.02%) E-Commerce
14 34 (14.59%) Software Engineering
14 34 (14.59%) Web Development
15 33 (14.16%) Scrum
16 32 (13.73%) Web Application Development
17 31 (13.30%) PHP5
17 31 (13.30%) jQuery
18 29 (12.45%) OOP
19 28 (12.02%) Retail
19 28 (12.02%) JIRA
19 28 (12.02%) Degree
19 28 (12.02%) hybris
20 26 (11.16%) Finance
21 21 (9.01%) LAMP
21 21 (9.01%) Linux
21 21 (9.01%) Web Services

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (5.15%) SharePoint
1 12 (5.15%) Drupal
2 11 (4.72%) CMS
3 7 (3.00%) WordPress
3 7 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.15%) SAS
6 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.86%) Apache
7 2 (0.86%) CICS
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.86%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Office 365
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) PBX
3 1 (0.43%) VoIP
3 1 (0.43%) Extranet
3 1 (0.43%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.03%) MySQL
2 35 (15.02%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.58%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.43%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.86%) Big Data
8 2 (0.86%) Ingres
8 2 (0.86%) DB2
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (12.02%) JIRA
2 17 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.86%) JUnit
3 9 (3.86%) Subversion
4 8 (3.43%) Maven
5 6 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (2.58%) Toad
5 6 (2.58%) JDeveloper
5 6 (2.58%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.72%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.72%) Selenium
6 4 (1.72%) Ant
7 2 (0.86%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.86%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.43%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.43%) Synon
8 1 (0.43%) JMeter
8 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (12.02%) Retail
2 26 (11.16%) Finance
3 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.00%) Games
5 5 (2.15%) Banking
5 5 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.72%) Advertising
6 4 (1.72%) Law
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 2 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (38.20%) .NET
2 80 (34.33%) HTML
3 70 (30.04%) ASP.NET
4 67 (28.76%) CSS
5 31 (13.30%) jQuery
6 21 (9.01%) Web Services
6 21 (9.01%) LAMP
7 19 (8.15%) XML
8 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (6.44%) .NET Framework
10 13 (5.58%) HTML5
11 12 (5.15%) XSLT
11 12 (5.15%) Spring
12 11 (4.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (4.72%) Ext JS
12 11 (4.72%) RESTful
13 10 (4.29%) REST
13 10 (4.29%) SOAP
14 9 (3.86%) Symfony
15 8 (3.43%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.58%) AS400
2 13 (5.58%) Open Source
3 10 (4.29%) Social Network
4 9 (3.86%) W3C
5 7 (3.00%) Web 2.0
6 6 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.86%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.43%) iSeries
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.01%) Linux
2 12 (5.15%) Windows
3 7 (3.00%) Android
4 6 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.75%) MVC
2 40 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.02%) E-Commerce
4 34 (14.59%) Software Engineering
4 34 (14.59%) Web Development
5 33 (14.16%) Scrum
6 32 (13.73%) Web Application Development
7 29 (12.45%) OOP
8 16 (6.87%) OO
9 12 (5.15%) TDD
10 11 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.00%) Workflow
13 6 (2.58%) Project Management
14 5 (2.15%) Project Planning
14 5 (2.15%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (2.15%) Computer Forensics
14 5 (2.15%) Analytics
14 5 (2.15%) Game Development
14 5 (2.15%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (36.91%) C#
2 82 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 67 (28.76%) SQL
4 65 (27.90%) Java
5 50 (21.46%) PHP
6 31 (13.30%) PHP5
7 20 (8.58%) RPG
8 16 (6.87%) RPG IV
9 13 (5.58%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.15%) C++
11 9 (3.86%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.43%) Python
13 5 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.72%) COBOL
14 4 (1.72%) Pascal
15 3 (1.29%) C
16 2 (0.86%) Perl
16 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.43%) VB
17 1 (0.43%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) Degree
2 4 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.02%) hybris
3 20 (8.58%) Zend
4 18 (7.73%) Oracle
5 5 (2.15%) JBoss
6 4 (1.72%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.72%) Sun
7 2 (0.86%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Facebook
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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