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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 51 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.02% 1.29% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.32% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
195 151 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.48% 97.42% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 176 137 104
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) CMS
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) EPiServer
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) EPiServer CMS
6 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) NUnit
7 4 (30.77%) RESTful
7 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) CMS
2 7 (53.85%) EPiServer CMS
3 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (7.69%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) RavenDB
2 4 (30.77%) Neo4j
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) NUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (30.77%) MSTest
3 1 (7.69%) NuGet
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
8 1 (7.69%) Google Maps API
8 1 (7.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) CQRS
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) MVVM
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 1 (7.69%) Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) EPiServer
2 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
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