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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 72 57 101
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 28 59 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 4.09% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 4.23% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 20
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
Cambridgeshire

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
1041 1396 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.65% 96.68% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1187 1347
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 34 (47.22%) C#
2 31 (43.06%) Java
3 28 (38.89%) .NET
4 27 (37.50%) Python
5 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
6 23 (31.94%) C++
7 22 (30.56%) MVC
7 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
8 19 (26.39%) Degree
9 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.22%) SQL
11 16 (22.22%) OO
11 16 (22.22%) Linux
12 14 (19.44%) OOP
12 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (18.06%) HTML
13 13 (18.06%) Windows
14 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (16.67%) SDLC
15 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (15.28%) Perl
15 11 (15.28%) WCF
16 10 (13.89%) Web Services
17 9 (12.50%) XSD
17 9 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
17 9 (12.50%) Relational Database

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 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) IPv4
1 2 (2.78%) IPv6
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) MSTest
3 2 (2.78%) NUnit
3 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.78%) webpack
4 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) .NET
2 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (18.06%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (15.28%) WCF
6 10 (13.89%) Web Services
7 9 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (12.50%) SignalR
7 9 (12.50%) XSD
8 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (11.11%) CSS
8 8 (11.11%) HTML5
8 8 (11.11%) WF
9 5 (6.94%) REST
9 5 (6.94%) XML
9 5 (6.94%) XSLT
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.56%) SOAP
10 4 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) NHS
3 6 (8.33%) Informatics
3 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.17%) Telematics
5 3 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Android
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) MVC
1 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.22%) OO
3 14 (19.44%) OOP
4 12 (16.67%) SDLC
5 8 (11.11%) Workflow
6 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.72%) Computer Vision
6 7 (9.72%) Image Processing
7 6 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
7 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
8 5 (6.94%) OOD
9 4 (5.56%) Analytics
9 4 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Market Research
10 3 (4.17%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (4.17%) SOA
10 3 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) C#
2 31 (43.06%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) Python
4 23 (31.94%) C++
5 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
6 16 (22.22%) SQL
7 11 (15.28%) Perl
8 7 (9.72%) Embedded C++
8 7 (9.72%) PHP
9 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.39%) C
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) R
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
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