The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 59 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 15 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.10% 1.93% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.02% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,150 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,300 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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 Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
685 893 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.80% 95.82% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 585 757 607
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
Leamington Spa +18 5 £52,500 +45.83%
Rugby +2 2 £32,500 +6.55%
Nuneaton -9 1 - -
Programmer
West Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) Games
3 8 (40.00%) Mobile Games
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (15.00%) Game Development
9 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (10.00%) Android
9 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (10.00%) Finance
9 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) Xcode
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) T-SQL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.00%) DataStage
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 9 (45.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.00%) DirectX
4 1 (5.00%) Flash
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.00%) GWT
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Scrum
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.00%) Game Development
2 2 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (10.00%) Web Development
2 2 (10.00%) ETL
2 2 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Android Development
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (5.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sun
2 1 (5.00%) Intel