The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 73 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.41% 1.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Programmer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
710 604 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.34% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 574 494 424
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Programmer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Swindon

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) YUI
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) FreeMarker
4 3 (30.00%) Spring Security
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Spring Batch
4 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) Linux

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) YUI
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (30.00%) FreeMarker
3 3 (30.00%) Spring Security
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) Spring Batch
3 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) Java RMI
3 3 (30.00%) JAXB
3 3 (30.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Sun
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft