The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 58 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.82% 1.67% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 1.72% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +112.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Programmer
West Midlands

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
699 638 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.45% 96.67% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 564 543 413
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 15 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Stafford +2 8 £32,500 +25.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 3 £27,500 -19.11%
Cannock -1 2 £27,500 -42.10%
Tamworth - 2 £32,500 - 1
Rugeley - 2 £27,500 -
Lichfield -5 1 £30,000 -
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 38 (74.51%) .NET
2 36 (70.59%) C#
2 36 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET
4 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
5 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (35.29%) MVC
8 17 (33.33%) SQL
8 17 (33.33%) Degree
9 16 (31.37%) VB.NET
10 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 14 (27.45%) OO
12 12 (23.53%) CSS
12 12 (23.53%) HTML
13 11 (21.57%) jQuery
14 10 (19.61%) WPF
14 10 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (19.61%) C++
14 10 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
15 9 (17.65%) TDD
16 8 (15.69%) LINQ
16 8 (15.69%) SCADA
16 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
16 8 (15.69%) PHP
17 7 (13.73%) Workflow
17 7 (13.73%) Scrum
17 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
17 7 (13.73%) MS Office

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
1 7 (13.73%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 6 (11.76%) Photoshop
3 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.92%) Modbus
1 2 (3.92%) Profibus
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 6 (11.76%) Ant
2 6 (11.76%) Phing
3 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (74.51%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (23.53%) CSS
3 12 (23.53%) HTML
4 11 (21.57%) jQuery
5 10 (19.61%) WPF
6 8 (15.69%) LINQ
7 7 (13.73%) WF
7 7 (13.73%) WinForms
8 6 (11.76%) Web Services
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
8 6 (11.76%) Sass
8 6 (11.76%) LESS
9 5 (9.80%) REST
9 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.80%) DOM
10 4 (7.84%) Ajax
10 4 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (3.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) SCADA
2 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
4 14 (27.45%) OO
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) OOP
6 7 (13.73%) CRM
6 7 (13.73%) Workflow
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) SOA
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) ERP
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.96%) Logistics
11 1 (1.96%) Time Management
11 1 (1.96%) OOD
11 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C#
2 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) VB.NET
5 10 (19.61%) C++
6 8 (15.69%) PHP
7 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.88%) Java
8 3 (5.88%) C
9 2 (3.92%) VBScript
10 1 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) Siemens
2 2 (3.92%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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