The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 70 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.93% 3.61% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 3.69% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 54
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1109 1463 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.79% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1133 1245
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Cambridge region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 26 (41.94%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
3 24 (38.71%) .NET
3 24 (38.71%) Java
4 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
5 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
6 21 (33.87%) MVC
7 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (30.65%) Web Services
8 19 (30.65%) Python
8 19 (30.65%) WCF
9 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (29.03%) SQL
10 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (25.81%) Degree
11 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
11 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
13 14 (22.58%) WF
13 14 (22.58%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (22.58%) SignalR
13 14 (22.58%) Windows
13 14 (22.58%) Workflow
13 14 (22.58%) NHS
13 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 12 (19.35%) Bioinformatics
14 12 (19.35%) Perl
14 12 (19.35%) Informatics
15 11 (17.74%) C++

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) GoogleTest
2 2 (3.23%) MSTest
2 2 (3.23%) NUnit
2 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (30.65%) WCF
4 19 (30.65%) Web Services
5 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 14 (22.58%) Razor View Engine
6 14 (22.58%) SignalR
6 14 (22.58%) WF
7 9 (14.52%) HTML
8 8 (12.90%) HTML5
9 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.06%) CSS
11 4 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (6.45%) Node.js
11 4 (6.45%) REST
11 4 (6.45%) STL
11 4 (6.45%) XSD
11 4 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.58%) NHS
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.87%) MVC
3 14 (22.58%) Workflow
4 12 (19.35%) Bioinformatics
4 12 (19.35%) Informatics
5 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) OO
6 5 (8.06%) OOP
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Analytics
7 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
7 4 (6.45%) OOD
7 4 (6.45%) SOA
7 4 (6.45%) UML
8 3 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (4.84%) SDLC
8 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
9 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) Python
4 18 (29.03%) SQL
5 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.35%) Perl
7 11 (17.74%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.23%) XAML
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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