The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 61 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 76 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.64% 2.75% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 2.83% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,956 £27,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2013 2187 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 96.86% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1761 1674
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 61 £45,000 - 6
Peterborough +14 7 £33,173 -17.06%
Huntingdon - 5 £35,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 85 (53.80%) HTML
2 81 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (48.10%) .NET
4 75 (47.47%) ASP.NET
4 75 (47.47%) C#
5 71 (44.94%) JavaScript
6 68 (43.04%) CSS
7 63 (39.87%) MVC
8 61 (38.61%) SQL Server
9 54 (34.18%) Degree
10 41 (25.95%) jQuery
11 40 (25.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (23.42%) HTML5
13 35 (22.15%) Software Engineering
14 33 (20.89%) AngularJS
15 30 (18.99%) Web Services
16 29 (18.35%) SQL
16 29 (18.35%) Python
17 27 (17.09%) Java
18 25 (15.82%) Scrum
19 24 (15.19%) WCF
19 24 (15.19%) OO
20 23 (14.56%) Computer Science
21 21 (13.29%) C++
21 21 (13.29%) SDLC
21 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET Web API
22 20 (12.66%) KnockoutJS
23 19 (12.03%) Windows
24 18 (11.39%) CSS3
25 17 (10.76%) REST

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (10.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.90%) Mule
2 3 (1.90%) Mule ESB
2 3 (1.90%) Node.js
2 3 (1.90%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.27%) Drupal
4 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (4.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.90%) 3ds Max
2 3 (1.90%) Blender
2 3 (1.90%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) GitHub
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) Extranet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (38.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.90%) MySQL
5 3 (1.90%) Neo4j
5 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.90%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.06%) Moq
2 8 (5.06%) NUnit
2 8 (5.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (4.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.43%) JIRA
3 7 (4.43%) Maven
3 7 (4.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (3.16%) Subversion
5 3 (1.90%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.90%) PhantomJS
5 3 (1.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.63%) Android Studio
General
1 15 (9.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (7.59%) Finance
3 7 (4.43%) Banking
3 7 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.80%) HTML
2 76 (48.10%) .NET
3 75 (47.47%) ASP.NET
4 68 (43.04%) CSS
5 41 (25.95%) jQuery
6 40 (25.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (23.42%) HTML5
8 33 (20.89%) AngularJS
9 30 (18.99%) Web Services
10 24 (15.19%) WCF
11 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (12.66%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (11.39%) CSS3
14 17 (10.76%) REST
15 15 (9.49%) XSD
16 13 (8.23%) Django
16 13 (8.23%) XML
17 12 (7.59%) Apache Flex
17 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 12 (7.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.23%) User Experience
3 7 (4.43%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.16%) Life Science
5 4 (2.53%) iSeries
5 4 (2.53%) NHS
6 3 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (1.90%) Clustering
6 3 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.90%) SCADA
6 3 (1.90%) Social Media
6 3 (1.90%) Social Network
6 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.27%) Biology
7 2 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.63%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.03%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Linux
3 9 (5.70%) Android
4 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.87%) MVC
3 35 (22.15%) Software Engineering
4 25 (15.82%) Scrum
5 24 (15.19%) OO
6 21 (13.29%) SDLC
7 15 (9.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (8.86%) OOP
9 13 (8.23%) Mobile Development
10 12 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (7.59%) OOD
10 12 (7.59%) Process Improvement
10 12 (7.59%) Web Design
11 10 (6.33%) TDD
11 10 (6.33%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.43%) Analytics
13 7 (4.43%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (4.43%) Test Automation
14 5 (3.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (47.47%) C#
2 71 (44.94%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.35%) Python
3 29 (18.35%) SQL
4 27 (17.09%) Java
5 21 (13.29%) C++
6 11 (6.96%) Perl
7 10 (6.33%) PHP
8 7 (4.43%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.53%) RPG
9 4 (2.53%) RPG IV
9 4 (2.53%) RPG/400
9 4 (2.53%) XQuery
10 3 (1.90%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.90%) GLSL
10 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.90%) XPath
11 2 (1.27%) R
11 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (34.18%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (10.13%) Oracle
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.43%) Google
3 7 (4.43%) Perforce
4 3 (1.90%) IBM
4 3 (1.90%) Siemens
4 3 (1.90%) Unisys
4 3 (1.90%) Wonderware
5 1 (0.63%) Apple
5 1 (0.63%) QNX
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