The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.04% 1.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 255 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 99.31% 96.96% 99.46%
Number of salaries quoted 203 214 162
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Programmer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Programmer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft