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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
England / South West
Rank 188 229 184
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 40 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.38% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.39% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 51
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -

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
4881 5577 5801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.48% 97.21% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4650 4905
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +24 10 £45,000 +9.75%
Somerset +5 9 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Bristol +5 9 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Devon - 9 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire -8 1 £30,000 -21.56% 1
Cornwall - 1 £50,000 -
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 22 (39.29%) MVC
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
3 19 (33.93%) Java
4 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.36%) Finance
6 15 (26.79%) C#
6 15 (26.79%) .NET
6 15 (26.79%) TDD
7 14 (25.00%) Spring
8 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
10 11 (19.64%) Scrum
10 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
11 10 (17.86%) Big Data
11 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
11 10 (17.86%) Oracle
11 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
11 10 (17.86%) HTML
11 10 (17.86%) ERP
12 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
12 9 (16.07%) Ant
12 9 (16.07%) JUnit
12 9 (16.07%) Web Services
12 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
12 9 (16.07%) Maven
12 9 (16.07%) Couchbase
12 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
12 9 (16.07%) Analytics

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 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.93%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.79%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle ASCP
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (17.86%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) Couchbase
4 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.71%) MySQL
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Ant
1 9 (16.07%) Cucumber
1 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
1 9 (16.07%) JUnit
1 9 (16.07%) Maven
1 9 (16.07%) Selenium
2 5 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Gradle
2 5 (8.93%) IntelliJ
2 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) JMeter
2 5 (8.93%) Liquibase
2 5 (8.93%) Mockito
2 5 (8.93%) Robot Framework
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.79%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Avionics
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) Spring
3 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
4 10 (17.86%) HTML
5 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (16.07%) Web Services
6 7 (12.50%) XML
7 6 (10.71%) Spring Boot
8 5 (8.93%) CSS
8 5 (8.93%) JPA
8 5 (8.93%) JSF
8 5 (8.93%) JSP
8 5 (8.93%) Lambda Expressions
8 5 (8.93%) Spring Security
8 5 (8.93%) Thymeleaf
9 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) MVC
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) ERP
7 9 (16.07%) Analytics
7 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
7 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.29%) Logistics
8 8 (14.29%) Statistics
9 7 (12.50%) Mathematical Modelling
9 7 (12.50%) Operations Research
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) OO
11 5 (8.93%) AOP
11 5 (8.93%) Migration
11 5 (8.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.29%) RPG
6 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 7 (12.50%) R
7 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.36%) Perl
8 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) Clojure
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Python
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Infor
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) Sybase
3 2 (3.57%) XMPie
4 1 (1.79%) Apigee
4 1 (1.79%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Informatica
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