The median annual salary for a Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Programmer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 83 92
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.27% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.72% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Median salary - £37,500 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 717 1104 1220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.29% 98.22% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 618 967 1042
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in South Wales

Programmer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Programmer in South Wales

Programmer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South Wales region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) HND

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CircleCI
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) React
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google