The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
UK / Wales
Rank 88 92 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.57% 1.02% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.05% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 36
Median salary £30,000 £30,587 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.91% +0.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1004 1339 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.80% 97.81% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1144 1149
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 28 February 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Wales

Programmer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 2 £48,750 +59.38% 1
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Wales region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) jQuery
5 18 (48.65%) C#
6 13 (35.14%) .NET
6 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
7 12 (32.43%) Degree
7 12 (32.43%) QlikView
7 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (32.43%) CSS3
7 12 (32.43%) Neo4j
7 12 (32.43%) HTML5
7 12 (32.43%) Feasibility Study
7 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
7 12 (32.43%) Banking
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.03%) WCF
9 9 (24.32%) Web Services
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
10 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Ajax
11 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (16.22%) iSeries
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) GitHub
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
1 12 (32.43%) Neo4j
1 12 (32.43%) QlikView
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) JMeter
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Toad
4 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (32.43%) Banking
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) CSS
1 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) jQuery
3 13 (35.14%) .NET
4 12 (32.43%) CSS3
4 12 (32.43%) HTML5
5 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.03%) WCF
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
9 4 (10.81%) Java EE
9 4 (10.81%) JPA
9 4 (10.81%) JSF
9 4 (10.81%) Spring
9 4 (10.81%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (16.22%) iSeries
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
2 12 (32.43%) Feasibility Study
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
5 4 (10.81%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) UML
7 1 (2.70%) Android Development
7 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) RPG
6 4 (10.81%) RPG IV
6 4 (10.81%) RPG/400
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) HND
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
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