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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 64 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 72 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.28% 1.51% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 1.60% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 29 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,075 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.18% +0.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2096 2250 2240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 94.42% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1859 1983
Average salary £44,000 £40,150 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +55 57 £42,500 +3.03% 8
Peterborough -8 9 £39,325 -6.53% 1
Huntingdon +1 2 £19,500 -36.06%
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 68 (49.28%) C#
1 68 (49.28%) .NET
2 66 (47.83%) Degree
3 57 (41.30%) HTML
4 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 53 (38.41%) ASP.NET
6 41 (29.71%) C++
6 41 (29.71%) JavaScript
6 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (28.99%) Software Engineering
8 37 (26.81%) SQL
8 37 (26.81%) Python
9 35 (25.36%) CSS
10 33 (23.91%) Computer Science
11 30 (21.74%) HTML5
12 29 (21.01%) MVC
13 25 (18.12%) C
13 25 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (15.94%) WCF
14 22 (15.94%) Windows
14 22 (15.94%) Linux
14 22 (15.94%) Scrum
15 19 (13.77%) OO
16 18 (13.04%) WPF
16 18 (13.04%) Test Automation
17 17 (12.32%) Java
18 16 (11.59%) Finance
18 16 (11.59%) XML
18 16 (11.59%) QA
19 15 (10.87%) CSS3

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (5.80%) Node.js
2 6 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Drupal
3 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.52%) ICMP
3 4 (2.90%) HTTP
3 4 (2.90%) Internet
4 3 (2.17%) SMS
4 3 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.45%) SSL
6 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) JIRA
2 7 (5.07%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.07%) NUnit
3 6 (4.35%) Android Studio
4 5 (3.62%) MSTest
5 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.90%) Xcode
6 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.45%) Selenium
7 2 (1.45%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.45%) Subversion
7 2 (1.45%) Maven
7 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.72%) JMeter
8 1 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.72%) SCons
8 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (11.59%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Electronics
3 6 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (49.28%) .NET
2 57 (41.30%) HTML
3 53 (38.41%) ASP.NET
4 35 (25.36%) CSS
5 30 (21.74%) HTML5
6 25 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (15.94%) WCF
8 18 (13.04%) WPF
9 16 (11.59%) XML
10 15 (10.87%) CSS3
10 15 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (8.70%) jQuery
11 12 (8.70%) Web Services
12 10 (7.25%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.52%) REST
13 9 (6.52%) XSD
13 9 (6.52%) XSLT
13 9 (6.52%) LINQ
14 4 (2.90%) Entity Framework
14 4 (2.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.07%) User Experience
4 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (3.62%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.90%) Clustering
6 4 (2.90%) Social Network
6 4 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.90%) CUDA
6 4 (2.90%) Social Media
6 4 (2.90%) Statistics
7 3 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.45%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.72%) Handset
9 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.94%) Windows
1 22 (15.94%) Linux
2 13 (9.42%) Android
3 8 (5.80%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.17%) UNIX
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.99%) Software Engineering
3 29 (21.01%) MVC
4 22 (15.94%) Scrum
5 19 (13.77%) OO
6 18 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.87%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.87%) SDLC
8 13 (9.42%) OOD
9 11 (7.97%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.25%) TDD
11 9 (6.52%) Android Development
12 8 (5.80%) Mobile Development
12 8 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (4.35%) Web Design
13 6 (4.35%) Multithreading
14 5 (3.62%) UML
14 5 (3.62%) Analytics
14 5 (3.62%) Test Strategy
15 4 (2.90%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.28%) C#
2 41 (29.71%) C++
2 41 (29.71%) JavaScript
3 37 (26.81%) SQL
3 37 (26.81%) Python
4 25 (18.12%) C
5 17 (12.32%) Java
6 10 (7.25%) Perl
7 8 (5.80%) MATLAB
7 8 (5.80%) XAML
8 7 (5.07%) PHP
9 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.90%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.17%) VB
11 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.17%) F#
11 3 (2.17%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.45%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 66 (47.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) HNC
2 2 (1.45%) HND
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (7.97%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) Perforce
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.90%) Sencha
4 4 (2.90%) Facebook
4 4 (2.90%) Google
4 4 (2.90%) Unisys
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Symbian
5 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.72%) Coverity
5 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
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