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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 34 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.29% 8.05% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 8.05% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £34,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,000 £40,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
153 149 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.71% 100.00% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 123 140 95
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Games
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago