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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
UK / Wales
Rank 67 91 62
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 28 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.54% 1.12% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.14% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 42
Median salary £33,173 £30,587 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +0.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
1061 1223 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 98.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1058 1110
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +19 17 £33,173 - 1
North Wales - 6 £45,000 -
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (52.27%) CSS
3 23 (52.27%) jQuery
4 19 (43.18%) C#
5 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
6 16 (36.36%) Degree
6 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 16 (36.36%) Banking
6 16 (36.36%) Feasibility Study
7 15 (34.09%) .NET
8 14 (31.82%) Web Services
9 13 (29.55%) Java
10 12 (27.27%) HTML5
10 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
10 12 (27.27%) CSS3
10 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
10 12 (27.27%) QlikView
11 10 (22.73%) WCF
11 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
11 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
13 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 8 (18.18%) J2EE
13 8 (18.18%) XML
13 8 (18.18%) Eclipse
13 8 (18.18%) Ajax
14 7 (15.91%) Scrum

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 (9.09%) ColdFusion
1 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
1 12 (27.27%) QlikView
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) JMeter
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
2 4 (9.09%) Toad
3 1 (2.27%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (36.36%) Banking
1 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) CSS
2 23 (52.27%) jQuery
3 15 (34.09%) .NET
4 14 (31.82%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) CSS3
5 12 (27.27%) HTML5
6 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.73%) WCF
7 8 (18.18%) Ajax
7 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 8 (18.18%) J2EE
7 8 (18.18%) XML
8 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (9.09%) Java EE
9 4 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (13.64%) iSeries
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
2 16 (36.36%) Feasibility Study
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) MVC
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.09%) UML
6 4 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (2.27%) Android Development
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (43.18%) C#
4 13 (29.55%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) RPG
6 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.09%) RPG IV
6 4 (9.09%) RPG/400
7 2 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HND
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (9.09%) Guidewire
2 4 (9.09%) IBM
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Sony
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £40,000+ DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago