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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 227 212 180
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.69% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.71% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 61
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5461 5782 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 97.03% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4907 5035
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +5 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Somerset -5 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wiltshire +4 2 £47,500 +20.25%
Gloucestershire -18 1 £45,000 +7.14%
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) HTML
3 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.26%) Oracle
4 19 (30.65%) CSS
5 18 (29.03%) C#
5 18 (29.03%) MVC
6 17 (27.42%) Web Development
7 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (25.81%) C++
7 16 (25.81%) Java
7 16 (25.81%) RPG
8 15 (24.19%) Scrum
8 15 (24.19%) jQuery
8 15 (24.19%) System Testing
8 15 (24.19%) iSeries
9 14 (22.58%) Degree
10 13 (20.97%) SDLC
11 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
11 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.74%) Spring
12 10 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
12 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 10 (16.13%) PHP
12 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.13%) MySQL
12 10 (16.13%) Laravel
13 9 (14.52%) XML
13 9 (14.52%) Unix
13 9 (14.52%) AS400

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 (8.06%) CMS
1 5 (8.06%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (8.06%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) MS Access
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.06%) JUnit
1 5 (8.06%) Selenium
1 5 (8.06%) Subversion
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Ant
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) HTML
2 19 (30.65%) CSS
3 15 (24.19%) jQuery
4 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
4 11 (17.74%) Spring
5 10 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (16.13%) Laravel
6 9 (14.52%) XML
7 6 (9.68%) .NET
7 6 (9.68%) J2EE
7 6 (9.68%) Java EE
7 6 (9.68%) JDBC
7 6 (9.68%) JSP
7 6 (9.68%) Struts
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.84%) STL
10 2 (3.23%) Qt
11 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) iSeries
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.52%) AS400
4 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.06%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.84%) Physics
7 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Unix
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) OS/400
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) MVC
2 17 (27.42%) Web Development
3 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.19%) Scrum
4 15 (24.19%) System Testing
5 13 (20.97%) SDLC
6 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.90%) ERP
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) Human Factors
8 5 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (8.06%) OOP
9 3 (4.84%) OOD
9 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
10 2 (3.23%) OO
10 2 (3.23%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.03%) C#
4 16 (25.81%) C++
4 16 (25.81%) Java
4 16 (25.81%) RPG
5 10 (16.13%) PHP
6 8 (12.90%) RPG III
6 8 (12.90%) RPG IV
7 5 (8.06%) C
7 5 (8.06%) Python
8 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) ABAP
10 1 (1.61%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) MCSD
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PhD
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) IFS
2 8 (12.90%) Infor
3 5 (8.06%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum strictly depending on experience
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Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
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