The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank - 67 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.78% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
424 494 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.19% 96.86% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 340 443 521
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Programmer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) OOCSS
6 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) OOCSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft