The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 54 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 25 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.44% 2.29% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 2.36% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 2
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
696 635 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.74% 96.80% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 567 550 431
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
West Midlands

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 12 £25,750 -
Lichfield -7 4 £26,250 -12.50%
Cannock - 4 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -7 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £27,500 -20.28%
Rugeley - 1 £27,500 - 1
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Software Engineering
3 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 33 (64.71%) C#
5 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
7 19 (37.25%) Degree
8 18 (35.29%) MVC
8 18 (35.29%) SQL
8 18 (35.29%) OO
9 14 (27.45%) Windows
9 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
9 14 (27.45%) TDD
10 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 11 (21.57%) HTML
11 11 (21.57%) CSS
11 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
12 9 (17.65%) WPF
12 9 (17.65%) jQuery
12 9 (17.65%) OOP
13 8 (15.69%) C++
13 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (13.73%) SCADA
14 7 (13.73%) Scrum
14 7 (13.73%) PHP
15 6 (11.76%) Ant
15 6 (11.76%) Photoshop

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.96%) CMS
1 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
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 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.88%) MS Access
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Ant
1 6 (11.76%) Subversion
1 6 (11.76%) Phing
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (74.51%) .NET
2 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 9 (17.65%) WPF
4 9 (17.65%) jQuery
5 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
6 6 (11.76%) Sass
6 6 (11.76%) LESS
7 5 (9.80%) REST
7 5 (9.80%) Web Services
7 5 (9.80%) DOM
8 4 (7.84%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 1 (1.96%) WF
9 1 (1.96%) LINQ
9 1 (1.96%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) SCADA
2 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
3 18 (35.29%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) TDD
5 9 (17.65%) OOP
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) Web Development
7 5 (9.80%) SOA
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.92%) ERP
9 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) Content Management
10 1 (1.96%) Logistics
10 1 (1.96%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) Web Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Workflow
10 1 (1.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
5 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 8 (15.69%) C++
7 7 (13.73%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) C
8 3 (5.88%) VBA
8 3 (5.88%) VBScript
8 3 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) Siemens
2 2 (3.92%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 11 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago