The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank - 227 208
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 21
Median salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -8.33%
Software 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
5394 5927 5607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.79% 97.44% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4536 4876 4680
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the South West region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) X++
4 1 (16.67%) MorphX
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion

Software 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Drupal
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) MorphX
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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