The median annual salary for a Programmer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Programmer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 39 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.66% 2.27% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 2.30% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £70,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.62% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 149 174 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 98.68% 98.86% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 125 156 173
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Stoke-on-Trent

Programmer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Stoke-on-Trent

Programmer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) F#
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) F#
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Java