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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 38 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.45% - 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
206 252 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 93.21% 98.05% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 172 207 134
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft