The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 30 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.66% 1.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.57% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Programmer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 96 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 93.25% 92.31% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 176 85 95
Average salary £28,930 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.15% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Programmer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Programmer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 31 (91.18%) C++
1 31 (91.18%) Java
1 31 (91.18%) Games
1 31 (91.18%) Android
1 31 (91.18%) Apple iOS
2 28 (82.35%) Objective-C
3 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) CA Endevor
4 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) VSAM
4 2 (5.88%) Adabas
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) CICS
4 2 (5.88%) NATURAL
4 2 (5.88%) JCL
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) COBOL
4 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.88%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Adabas
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 31 (91.18%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) VSAM
1 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Android
1 31 (91.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C++
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.88%) NATURAL
3 2 (5.88%) JCL
3 2 (5.88%) COBOL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) IBM
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago