The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wakefield region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 30 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.50% 4.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 4.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London median 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
160 124 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 151 119 111
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region that featured Programmer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Programmer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Xbox
3 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (20.00%) Online Games
3 1 (20.00%) C#

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
1 1 (20.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C#