The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 16 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 7.06% 0.93% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 0.95% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 105 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 97.65% 98.13% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 92 102
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Programmer
Worcestershire

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Worcester

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) MCSD
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) PHP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MCSD
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification