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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 71 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% 1.27% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.28% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 28
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +19.65%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
607 546 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.86% 99.27% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 515 478 571
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Stoke-on-Trent -12 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) JSON
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
2 9 (52.94%) Sass
2 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) JPA
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
5 6 (35.29%) Node.js
5 6 (35.29%) REST
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Development
5 6 (35.29%) Apple Swift
5 6 (35.29%) gulp
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
5 6 (35.29%) Content Management
5 6 (35.29%) Maven
5 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
5 6 (35.29%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (17.65%) Google Compute Engine
1 3 (17.65%) Heroku
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (17.65%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) gulp
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) HTML5
1 9 (52.94%) jQuery
1 9 (52.94%) JSON
1 9 (52.94%) Sass
1 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (52.94%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
2 6 (35.29%) JPA
2 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 6 (35.29%) REST
2 6 (35.29%) SOAP
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) ELK Stack
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Content Management
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile Development
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
1 6 (35.29%) SEO
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Apple Swift
4 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) C
8 2 (11.76%) Python
8 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (5.88%) Go
9 1 (5.88%) Perl
9 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin