The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 62 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.90% 1.72% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.73% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 18
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
544 578 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.02% 99.48% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 452 515 487
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield -2 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Stoke-on-Trent -8 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Heroku
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Redis
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (50.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (50.00%) Publishing
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) CSS

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (50.00%) Heroku
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) ELK Stack
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (50.00%) Sass
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin