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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 66 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 14 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.05% 1.39% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.43% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 25
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
661 628 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.92% 96.76% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 596 536 577
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £21,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -17 2 £41,000 -23.72%
Tamworth - 2 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £27,500 -
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) Web Development
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (29.63%) REST
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) SOAP
6 6 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) SEO
6 6 (22.22%) CMS
6 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 6 (22.22%) Content Management
6 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) JSON
6 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 6 (22.22%) Node.js
6 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (22.22%) JPA
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5

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 (22.22%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) gulp
2 6 (22.22%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) jQuery
2 10 (37.04%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) REST
4 7 (25.93%) SOAP
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) JPA
5 6 (22.22%) JSON
5 6 (22.22%) Node.js
5 6 (22.22%) Sass
5 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) Middleware
7 2 (7.41%) WinForms
7 2 (7.41%) WPF
8 1 (3.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (18.52%) AS400
2 5 (18.52%) iSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Content Management
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 6 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 6 (22.22%) SEO
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) API Integration
4 5 (18.52%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.70%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 5 (18.52%) RPG
5 5 (18.52%) RPG IV
6 3 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) C
7 2 (7.41%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (7.41%) Scala
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.70%) Clojure
8 1 (3.70%) Erlang
8 1 (3.70%) Haskell
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Xamarin