The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 221 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 45 91 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 1.69% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.79% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 72 87
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7076 5086 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.52% 94.69% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 4056 4709
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
West Yorkshire -71 38 £30,000 -20.00% 7
South Yorkshire -17 4 £34,750 +33.65% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 52 (51.49%) C++
2 49 (48.51%) Java
3 46 (45.54%) Games
4 43 (42.57%) Android
4 43 (42.57%) Apple iOS
5 24 (23.76%) Objective-C
6 23 (22.77%) HTML
7 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
8 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (16.83%) XML
9 17 (16.83%) MVC
10 16 (15.84%) Spring
10 16 (15.84%) SQL
10 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
10 16 (15.84%) Game Development
10 16 (15.84%) jQuery
11 14 (13.86%) .NET
11 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
12 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
13 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.88%) JUnit
13 12 (11.88%) J2EE
13 12 (11.88%) VB
13 12 (11.88%) Spring MVC
14 11 (10.89%) Test Scripting
14 11 (10.89%) Servlets
15 10 (9.90%) Degree
15 10 (9.90%) IVR
15 10 (9.90%) Windows
15 10 (9.90%) Flash

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (3.96%) SAS
2 3 (2.97%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
1 1 (0.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) JUnit
2 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.99%) Ant
3 1 (0.99%) Maven
3 1 (0.99%) Mockito
General
1 46 (45.54%) Games
2 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.91%) Finance
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.98%) Front Office
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.77%) HTML
2 17 (16.83%) XML
3 16 (15.84%) Spring
3 16 (15.84%) jQuery
4 14 (13.86%) .NET
4 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.88%) J2EE
5 12 (11.88%) Spring MVC
6 11 (10.89%) Servlets
7 10 (9.90%) Flash
8 9 (8.91%) CSS
9 6 (5.94%) Web Services
10 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.95%) HTML5
11 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (2.97%) JMS
12 3 (2.97%) Classic ASP
12 3 (2.97%) JSON
13 2 (1.98%) JSP
14 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) IVR
1 10 (9.90%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.92%) Xbox
3 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.57%) Android
1 43 (42.57%) Apple iOS
2 10 (9.90%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) Linux
4 4 (3.96%) UNIX
5 2 (1.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
2 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.83%) MVC
4 16 (15.84%) Game Development
5 11 (10.89%) Test Scripting
6 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
6 9 (8.91%) Web Design
7 8 (7.92%) Android Development
7 8 (7.92%) iOS Development
8 4 (3.96%) UML
8 4 (3.96%) OOP
9 3 (2.97%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.97%) TDD
9 3 (2.97%) Web Development
9 3 (2.97%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.97%) Coaching
9 3 (2.97%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.97%) MVVM
10 2 (1.98%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (1.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) C++
2 49 (48.51%) Java
3 24 (23.76%) Objective-C
4 16 (15.84%) SQL
4 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.88%) VB
6 7 (6.93%) C#
7 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.96%) C
8 4 (3.96%) PHP
9 3 (2.97%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.97%) VB6
10 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) Python
11 1 (0.99%) COBOL
11 1 (0.99%) PHP5
11 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (2.97%) TIBCO
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle
2 1 (0.99%) Unisys
2 1 (0.99%) IBM
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.99%) JBoss
2 1 (0.99%) SAP
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