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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 69 64 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 37 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.13% 3.07% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 3.17% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 25
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1153 1356 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.86% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1141 1347
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 45 (51.14%) HTML
1 45 (51.14%) JavaScript
2 42 (47.73%) Java
3 38 (43.18%) CSS
4 35 (39.77%) C#
5 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
6 30 (34.09%) Degree
6 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
6 30 (34.09%) .NET
7 28 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (30.68%) Python
8 27 (30.68%) C++
9 26 (29.55%) MVC
10 25 (28.41%) HTML5
11 22 (25.00%) SDLC
12 21 (23.86%) OOP
13 20 (22.73%) Computer Science
13 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (21.59%) OO
15 18 (20.45%) Perl
15 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
16 16 (18.18%) jQuery
17 15 (17.05%) SQL
17 15 (17.05%) REST
17 15 (17.05%) CSS3
18 14 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (15.91%) Linux
18 14 (15.91%) Oracle
19 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing

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 6 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) IPv4
2 3 (3.41%) IPv6
3 2 (2.27%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.41%) Text Mining
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
2 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (51.14%) HTML
2 38 (43.18%) CSS
3 30 (34.09%) .NET
4 28 (31.82%) ASP.NET
5 25 (28.41%) HTML5
6 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
8 16 (18.18%) jQuery
9 15 (17.05%) CSS3
9 15 (17.05%) REST
10 8 (9.09%) Web Services
11 7 (7.95%) Ember.js
12 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (6.82%) Backbone.js
12 6 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.82%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (6.82%) WCF
12 6 (6.82%) XSD
12 6 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.95%) Internet of Things
2 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Raspberry Pi
3 5 (5.68%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.41%) Life Science
5 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 2 (2.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 12 (13.64%) Windows
3 10 (11.36%) Android
4 2 (2.27%) Unix
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
2 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.55%) MVC
4 22 (25.00%) SDLC
5 21 (23.86%) OOP
6 19 (21.59%) OO
7 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
9 9 (10.23%) Scrum
10 8 (9.09%) Full Text Search
10 8 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 6 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (6.82%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.82%) OOD
11 6 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (6.82%) Web Design
11 6 (6.82%) Web Development
12 5 (5.68%) TDD
13 3 (3.41%) Market Research
14 2 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) JavaScript
2 42 (47.73%) Java
3 35 (39.77%) C#
4 27 (30.68%) C++
4 27 (30.68%) Python
5 18 (20.45%) Perl
6 15 (17.05%) SQL
7 8 (9.09%) PHP
8 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 2 (2.27%) C
10 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Google
4 5 (5.68%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.14%) Perforce
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