The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
England / West Midlands
Rank 184 140 172
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 99 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 1.69% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.75% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 99 42
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4572 5644 4869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4659 4166
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Programmer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Programmer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Birmingham -25 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £36,500 -
Staffordshire -11 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Worcestershire -11 3 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Warwickshire +7 1 - -
Coventry +5 1 £40,000 +5.26%
Herefordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 West Midlands region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 19 (40.43%) C#
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 16 (34.04%) C++
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 15 (31.91%) JSON
4 15 (31.91%) MySQL
4 15 (31.91%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 13 (27.66%) XML
5 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
5 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
5 13 (27.66%) Redis
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (25.53%) Games
7 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (23.40%) REST
8 9 (19.15%) Subversion
8 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
8 9 (19.15%) CSS
8 9 (19.15%) Apache
8 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
8 9 (19.15%) HTML5
9 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
10 7 (14.89%) PHP
10 7 (14.89%) Windows
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.89%) MVC
10 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (6.38%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (8.51%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (8.51%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) MySQL
2 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 13 (27.66%) Redis
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) DataStage
7 1 (2.13%) MS Access
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
2 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (25.53%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) JSON
4 13 (27.66%) XML
5 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
6 11 (23.40%) REST
7 9 (19.15%) CSS
7 9 (19.15%) HTML5
8 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.89%) CSS3
9 6 (12.77%) jQuery
10 4 (8.51%) Ajax
10 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.51%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (8.51%) Sass
10 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.51%) WCF
11 3 (6.38%) J2EE
11 3 (6.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.51%) AS400
2 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Animation
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Derivative
3 1 (2.13%) iSeries
3 1 (2.13%) mHealth
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.38%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.89%) MVC
3 5 (10.64%) Analytics
3 5 (10.64%) Scrum
3 5 (10.64%) TDD
4 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) SOLID
4 4 (8.51%) Web Design
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.38%) ETL
5 3 (6.38%) Process Management
5 3 (6.38%) Prototyping
5 3 (6.38%) Web Development
6 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.26%) Game Development
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C#
2 16 (34.04%) C++
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) RPG
8 3 (6.38%) RPG IV
8 3 (6.38%) VB
8 3 (6.38%) XAML
9 1 (2.13%) Clojure
9 1 (2.13%) F#
9 1 (2.13%) Go
9 1 (2.13%) Haskell
9 1 (2.13%) Java
9 1 (2.13%) R
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Google
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Informatica
3 1 (2.13%) Perforce
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 11 days ago