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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 90 93 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 0.79% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.81% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 30
Median salary £37,500 £33,173 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,009 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
UK

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
1283 1362 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.72% 97.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1117 1110
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 June 2016.

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 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 9 £37,500 +13.04%
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) RPG
4 6 (31.58%) AS400
4 6 (31.58%) iSeries
5 5 (26.32%) Banking
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) C
6 4 (21.05%) Billing
6 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) Struts
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) RPG/400
6 4 (21.05%) RPG IV
6 4 (21.05%) Guidewire
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) Unix
7 3 (15.79%) Linux

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 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Billing
3 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Advertising
5 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) Struts
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) AS400
1 6 (31.58%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) IPTV
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) OOD
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) System Testing
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) RPG
4 4 (21.05%) C
4 4 (21.05%) RPG IV
4 4 (21.05%) RPG/400
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) COBOL
7 1 (5.26%) JCL
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Guidewire
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Rally