The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 36 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.57% 10.34% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 10.42% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 2
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 144 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.14% 99.31% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 127 137 74
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Programmer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Programmer Salary Trend in St Albans

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) Release Management
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) LINQ
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) Laravel
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (11.11%) SignalR
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (11.11%) Open Source
8 1 (11.11%) Struts2

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) SignalR
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) Struts2
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle