The median annual salary for a Programmer was £48,840 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 60 46 56
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.25% 0.32% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £48,840 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 313 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.25% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 352 254 345
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Leicester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Leicester

Programmer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicester region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft