The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 65 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 18 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.11% 1.52% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.58% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 9
Average salary £30,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Programmer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
811 888 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.08% 96.52% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 672 758 706
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Programmer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Southampton

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (61.76%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) .NET
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) PHP
3 19 (55.88%) CSS
4 18 (52.94%) HTML
5 16 (47.06%) Java
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
6 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 14 (41.18%) Degree
6 14 (41.18%) jQuery
7 13 (38.24%) XHTML
8 12 (35.29%) Python
8 12 (35.29%) XSLT
8 12 (35.29%) C++
9 9 (26.47%) ISO 9001
9 9 (26.47%) Kindle
10 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
10 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
10 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Subversion
11 6 (17.65%) MySQL
11 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 5 (14.71%) Open Source
13 4 (11.76%) Marketing
13 4 (11.76%) XML
13 4 (11.76%) Windows
13 4 (11.76%) OO
13 4 (11.76%) Apache
14 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 13 (38.24%) XHTML
6 12 (35.29%) XSLT
7 4 (11.76%) XML
8 3 (8.82%) JSP
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.94%) LAMP
10 1 (2.94%) Laravel
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
10 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Kindle
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
2 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) OOP
4 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) SEO
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) PHP
3 16 (47.06%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Python
4 12 (35.29%) C++
5 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) RPG IV
7 2 (5.88%) RPG
8 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Northgate
1 3 (8.82%) NorthgateArinso
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) Zend
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