The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 78 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 10 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.06% 1.01% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.08% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
924 834 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.09% 93.18% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 801 737 672
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
Sheffield -10 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Rotherham - 3 £37,500 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) C
2 9 (39.13%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Games
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) MySQL
5 4 (17.39%) MS Office
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Internet
5 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
5 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
5 4 (17.39%) Game Development
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.04%) JPA

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) JPA
2 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Game Development
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
5 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C
1 9 (39.13%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Sony
1 1 (4.35%) Google