The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 76 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.93% 1.17% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.22% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 5
Average salary £30,565 £31,331 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.44% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,300 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £34,038 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1233 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.66% 96.03% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1094 841
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
UK

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Programmer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Wales

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Wales

Programmer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 17 £30,565 +1.88%
North Wales - 9 £25,000 - 1
Programmer
UK

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 42 (56.76%) Java
2 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
3 29 (39.19%) Web Services
4 28 (37.84%) Degree
5 27 (36.49%) Telecoms
5 27 (36.49%) XML
6 26 (35.14%) J2EE
6 26 (35.14%) Hibernate
7 24 (32.43%) Banking
8 21 (28.38%) SQL
9 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 18 (24.32%) Spring
10 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.97%) HTML
11 17 (22.97%) IBM
12 16 (21.62%) OO
13 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.92%) Scrum
13 14 (18.92%) Scala
13 14 (18.92%) MongoDB
14 13 (17.57%) TDD
14 13 (17.57%) JSF
14 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
15 12 (16.22%) .NET
16 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
17 9 (12.16%) FileNet
17 9 (12.16%) Pair Programming
17 9 (12.16%) Maven
17 9 (12.16%) Subversion

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (12.16%) FileNet
1 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
1 9 (12.16%) Confluence
1 9 (12.16%) LiveCycle
2 8 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) SAS
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) INSURE/90
2 3 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 4 (5.41%) DB2
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Maven
1 9 (12.16%) Subversion
1 9 (12.16%) JIRA
1 9 (12.16%) Hudson
1 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.41%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.41%) JMeter
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 27 (36.49%) Telecoms
2 24 (32.43%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
4 8 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (10.81%) Billing
5 6 (8.11%) Finance
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
6 3 (4.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Games
7 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.19%) Web Services
2 27 (36.49%) XML
3 26 (35.14%) J2EE
3 26 (35.14%) Hibernate
4 18 (24.32%) Spring
5 17 (22.97%) HTML
6 13 (17.57%) JSF
7 12 (16.22%) .NET
8 9 (12.16%) XSLT
8 9 (12.16%) SOAP
8 9 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.81%) Struts
9 8 (10.81%) CSS
10 7 (9.46%) jQuery
11 5 (6.76%) JSON
11 5 (6.76%) RESTful
11 5 (6.76%) JPA
11 5 (6.76%) OAuth
11 5 (6.76%) Mojolicious
12 4 (5.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Open Source
2 7 (9.46%) Life Science
2 7 (9.46%) DTV
3 2 (2.70%) iPhone
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
4 1 (1.35%) W3C
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Android
1 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
2 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 16 (21.62%) OO
4 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.92%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) TDD
6 9 (12.16%) Pair Programming
6 9 (12.16%) Release Management
6 9 (12.16%) RUP
6 9 (12.16%) DSDM
6 9 (12.16%) SOA
6 9 (12.16%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.16%) DevOps
7 7 (9.46%) Content Management
7 7 (9.46%) Migration
7 7 (9.46%) OOP
8 5 (6.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) Scala
4 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) Clojure
4 9 (12.16%) Groovy
5 8 (10.81%) RPG IV
5 8 (10.81%) RPG
6 7 (9.46%) C#
7 5 (6.76%) Perl
8 4 (5.41%) RPG/400
8 4 (5.41%) C++
8 4 (5.41%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) PHP
11 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) CDISC
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) IBM
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.16%) Adobe
3 9 (12.16%) Twitter
4 8 (10.81%) Guidewire
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
North Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Development
Posted: 23 days ago