The median annual salary for a Programmer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 71 67 82
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.31% 1.28% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.32% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 629 760 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.67% 97.31% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 534 632 791
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Programmer in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 1 £37,000 -1.33%
Barnsley - 1 £25,000 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) XMPie
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) InDesign
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) C#

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (40.00%) InDesign
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) XMPie
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft