Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Programmer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 268 210
Rank change year-on-year +16 -58 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 61 70 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.63% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.64% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 68 117
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £35,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £62,500 £58,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9553 10958 12964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8006 9262 10632
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Yorkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -20 20 £37,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +20 13 £36,378 +4.68%
South Yorkshire +12 4 £40,000 +4.58%
East Yorkshire -7 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 21 (34.43%) AS400
3 19 (31.15%) RPG
3 19 (31.15%) RPG IV
4 14 (22.95%) SAP
4 14 (22.95%) ABAP
5 9 (14.75%) Java
6 8 (13.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle
6 8 (13.11%) OO
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (13.11%) CRM
6 8 (13.11%) BAPI
6 8 (13.11%) NHS
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (13.11%) Electronic Patient Records
6 8 (13.11%) IDoc
7 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 7 (11.48%) Spring
7 7 (11.48%) Unix
7 7 (11.48%) XML
7 7 (11.48%) J2EE
7 7 (11.48%) HTML
8 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
8 6 (9.84%) Struts
8 6 (9.84%) JSP
8 6 (9.84%) SAP Smart Forms
8 6 (9.84%) Hibernate

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Electronic Patient Records
2 6 (9.84%) SAP HANA
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (9.84%) LSMW
3 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) BAPI
1 8 (13.11%) IDoc
2 7 (11.48%) HTML
2 7 (11.48%) J2EE
2 7 (11.48%) Spring
2 7 (11.48%) XML
3 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
3 6 (9.84%) Java EE
3 6 (9.84%) JSP
3 6 (9.84%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (9.84%) SAP PI
3 6 (9.84%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (9.84%) Struts
4 5 (8.20%) .NET
5 4 (6.56%) RESTful
5 4 (6.56%) SOAP
6 1 (1.64%) Ajax
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) Java SE
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) AS400
2 8 (13.11%) NHS
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.84%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.28%) iSeries
6 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (13.11%) CRM
1 8 (13.11%) OO
2 6 (9.84%) Quantitative Research
2 6 (9.84%) Systematic Trading
2 6 (9.84%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.92%) TDD
5 2 (3.28%) ERP
5 2 (3.28%) iOS Development
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile Development
5 2 (3.28%) SDLC
5 2 (3.28%) System Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Validation
6 1 (1.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) Microservices
6 1 (1.64%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) RPG
2 19 (31.15%) RPG IV
3 14 (22.95%) ABAP
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) Assembly Language
7 5 (8.20%) C#
7 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.28%) COBOL
8 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.28%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) SAP
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) Siemens
5 1 (1.64%) Teradata
5 1 (1.64%) webMethods