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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.79% 91.43% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 192 84 106
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (94.12%) C++
2 47 (92.16%) Games
3 45 (88.24%) Java
3 45 (88.24%) Android
3 45 (88.24%) Apple iOS
4 42 (82.35%) Objective-C
5 22 (43.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) COBOL
6 2 (3.92%) DB2
6 2 (3.92%) Adabas
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) CICS
6 2 (3.92%) NATURAL
6 2 (3.92%) JCL
6 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.92%) VSAM
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.92%) CA Endevor
7 1 (1.96%) HTML
7 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) CSS
7 1 (1.96%) UNIX
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
7 1 (1.96%) Apple

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.92%) CICS
1 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) DB2
1 2 (3.92%) Adabas
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
General
1 47 (92.16%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.92%) VSAM
2 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Android
1 45 (88.24%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
3 1 (1.96%) Game Development
3 1 (1.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) C++
2 45 (88.24%) Java
3 42 (82.35%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.92%) COBOL
4 2 (3.92%) NATURAL
4 2 (3.92%) JCL
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) IBM
2 1 (1.96%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) Facebook