The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software 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
Software Programmer
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Software 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
1246 1205 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.04% 94.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1077 941
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Wales

Software 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 Software Programmer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 - 17 - -
North Wales - 1 £21,500 -
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 29 (78.38%) Statistics
1 29 (78.38%) Visualisation
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) Ingres
4 10 (27.03%) SAS
4 10 (27.03%) OpenROAD
4 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
5 8 (21.62%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) Degree
6 7 (18.92%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) Spring
8 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) VB
8 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
8 5 (13.51%) Windows
8 5 (13.51%) OO
8 5 (13.51%) CRM
8 5 (13.51%) ERP
8 5 (13.51%) Sage
8 5 (13.51%) Internet
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) Games
8 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.51%) JSF
8 5 (13.51%) Time Management
8 5 (13.51%) Open Source
8 5 (13.51%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) SAS
1 10 (27.03%) OpenROAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Ingres
2 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Xcode
General
1 5 (13.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Spring
3 5 (13.51%) JSF
3 5 (13.51%) PrimeFaces
3 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Statistics
1 29 (78.38%) Visualisation
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) OO
1 5 (13.51%) CRM
1 5 (13.51%) ERP
1 5 (13.51%) Change Management
1 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (13.51%) Time Management
2 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.41%) Android Development
3 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
4 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Sage