The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - - 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Programmer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster 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
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 85.71% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 10
Average salary £50,000 £43,913 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.86% -2.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Programmer
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Westminster

Programmer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SPSS
1 7 (100.00%) Statistics
1 7 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 7 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 7 (100.00%) R
1 7 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 7 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Statistics
1 7 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 7 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Data Quality