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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 197 203 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 54 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.68% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.70% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 63
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
6669 6811 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.71% 96.47% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5460 5433 3927
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,106
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +11 34 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South Yorkshire -3 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 56 (38.10%) C#
2 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
3 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (31.97%) .NET
5 45 (30.61%) SQL
6 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
6 40 (27.21%) Software Engineering
7 34 (23.13%) Java
8 29 (19.73%) Degree
9 24 (16.33%) Retail
10 23 (15.65%) C++
10 23 (15.65%) ASP.NET
11 22 (14.97%) SDLC
12 21 (14.29%) MVC
13 20 (13.61%) Visual Studio
13 20 (13.61%) COBOL
14 19 (12.93%) HTML
14 19 (12.93%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (11.56%) Games
16 17 (11.56%) T-SQL
16 17 (11.56%) XML
17 16 (10.88%) VB
17 16 (10.88%) WinForms
17 16 (10.88%) Finance
17 16 (10.88%) Informatics
17 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (10.20%) SNOMED CT

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.44%) Node.js
3 6 (4.08%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.40%) SAS
4 5 (3.40%) IIS
5 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.04%) Exstream Dialogue
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.36%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) FileNet
8 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Exstream
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) Internet
2 4 (2.72%) SAN
3 2 (1.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (8.16%) Adabas
5 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.80%) DB2
7 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (5.44%) Hadoop
9 7 (4.76%) MySQL
10 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.36%) OLAP
12 2 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (1.36%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 20 (13.61%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.72%) JIRA
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.04%) Toad
4 3 (2.04%) JUnit
5 2 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.36%) NUnit
5 2 (1.36%) Subversion
5 2 (1.36%) Maven
5 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.36%) Moq
5 2 (1.36%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 24 (16.33%) Retail
2 19 (12.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (11.56%) Games
4 16 (10.88%) Finance
5 3 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.97%) .NET
2 23 (15.65%) ASP.NET
3 19 (12.93%) HTML
4 17 (11.56%) XML
5 16 (10.88%) WinForms
6 15 (10.20%) LINQ
6 15 (10.20%) CSS
7 14 (9.52%) Web Services
8 11 (7.48%) .NET Framework
8 11 (7.48%) J2EE
9 10 (6.80%) Spring
9 10 (6.80%) jQuery
10 9 (6.12%) Apache Flex
10 9 (6.12%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.44%) J2SE
12 7 (4.76%) Classic ASP
13 6 (4.08%) Entity Framework
14 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.40%) Ajax
15 4 (2.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Informatics
2 15 (10.20%) NHS
3 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.08%) User Experience
5 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.72%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.04%) LIMS
8 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.68%) Xbox
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) BBC
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.52%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Linux
2 8 (5.44%) zOS
2 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.44%) Android
3 5 (3.40%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.21%) Software Engineering
3 22 (14.97%) SDLC
4 21 (14.29%) MVC
5 12 (8.16%) OOP
5 12 (8.16%) Test Planning
6 11 (7.48%) TDD
6 11 (7.48%) OO
7 10 (6.80%) Scrum
7 10 (6.80%) Web Development
7 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
7 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.44%) Game Development
9 6 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.08%) Multithreading
10 5 (3.40%) Data Analysis
11 4 (2.72%) ETL
11 4 (2.72%) Android Development
11 4 (2.72%) iOS Development
11 4 (2.72%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.10%) C#
2 45 (30.61%) SQL
3 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.13%) Java
5 23 (15.65%) C++
6 20 (13.61%) COBOL
7 17 (11.56%) T-SQL
8 16 (10.88%) VB
9 14 (9.52%) JCL
10 12 (8.16%) NATURAL
11 11 (7.48%) VB.NET
12 9 (6.12%) C
13 7 (4.76%) VB6
13 7 (4.76%) Perl
14 6 (4.08%) PHP
15 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
15 5 (3.40%) Python
16 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
17 2 (1.36%) Scala
18 1 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (19.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.68%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Oracle
1 15 (10.20%) IBM
2 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.04%) HP
4 2 (1.36%) Micro Focus
4 2 (1.36%) ILOG
5 1 (0.68%) Zend
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Sony
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
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