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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 52 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 12 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.23% 2.80% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.85% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 18
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £32,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
521 491 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.84% 98.20% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 464 408 405
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +6 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Stafford -4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £35,000 - 1
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) C#
3 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
4 21 (52.50%) SQL
5 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
6 17 (42.50%) PHP
6 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
7 16 (40.00%) MVC
8 15 (37.50%) CSS
9 14 (35.00%) HTML
10 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (32.50%) jQuery
11 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (30.00%) VB.NET
11 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.00%) Scrum
12 11 (27.50%) OO
12 11 (27.50%) XML
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (22.50%) VB
14 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
15 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 8 (20.00%) HTML5
16 7 (17.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (17.50%) WCF
16 7 (17.50%) TDD
16 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
16 7 (17.50%) MS Office
16 7 (17.50%) N-Tier
17 6 (15.00%) Microsoft

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.00%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 13 (32.50%) jQuery
6 11 (27.50%) XML
7 8 (20.00%) HTML5
8 7 (17.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (17.50%) WCF
8 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.00%) JDBC
9 4 (10.00%) JSP
9 4 (10.00%) Servlets
9 4 (10.00%) Web Services
9 4 (10.00%) iOS SDK
9 4 (10.00%) CSS3
9 4 (10.00%) Sass
9 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.00%) Android SDK
9 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.00%) SCADA
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Android
1 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) OO
5 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) Web Design
7 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) QMS
8 5 (12.50%) ERP
9 4 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) Time Management
9 4 (10.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Content Management
9 4 (10.00%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 17 (42.50%) PHP
5 12 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (22.50%) VB
7 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (15.00%) Java
8 6 (15.00%) C++
8 6 (15.00%) VBA
9 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 4 (10.00%) COBOL
9 4 (10.00%) VBScript
10 2 (5.00%) Python
11 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) Epicor
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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