The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 27 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 0.72% 1.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 74 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 79.86% 100.00% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 92 62 57
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Programmer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Walsall

Programmer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) CSLA

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) CSLA
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore