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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 89 86 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 54 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.18% 2.28% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.42% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £56,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,731
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.97%
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
2360 2151 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.35% 94.30% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1850 2486
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +2 38 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Peterborough +7 16 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Huntingdon - 3 £35,000 -
St Neots - 2 £32,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 41 (45.05%) .NET
2 36 (39.56%) C#
3 30 (32.97%) SQL
4 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET
5 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering
6 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
7 19 (20.88%) Java
8 18 (19.78%) CSS
8 18 (19.78%) MySQL
8 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
9 17 (18.68%) HTML
10 16 (17.58%) MVC
10 16 (17.58%) Degree
10 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (16.48%) WCF
12 14 (15.38%) Finance
12 14 (15.38%) C++
12 14 (15.38%) Python
13 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
13 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
13 12 (13.19%) TDD
14 11 (12.09%) Subversion
14 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.09%) Ajax
15 10 (10.99%) LINQ
15 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
16 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (9.89%) LINQ to SQL
16 9 (9.89%) Retail

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.59%) WordPress
3 4 (4.40%) Mule
4 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.20%) IIS
5 2 (2.20%) SAS
5 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) SSL
3 1 (1.10%) SNMP
3 1 (1.10%) LDAP
3 1 (1.10%) SMTP
3 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) IPsec
3 1 (1.10%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) MySQL
3 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.30%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.09%) Subversion
3 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.30%) NUnit
5 3 (3.30%) Ant
5 3 (3.30%) Maven
5 3 (3.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (2.20%) Hudson
7 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Publishing
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.05%) .NET
2 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET
3 18 (19.78%) CSS
4 17 (18.68%) HTML
5 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (16.48%) WCF
7 11 (12.09%) Ajax
8 10 (10.99%) LINQ
9 9 (9.89%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (8.79%) WPF
10 8 (8.79%) XML
10 8 (8.79%) Spring
11 7 (7.69%) J2EE
12 6 (6.59%) XHTML
12 6 (6.59%) Symfony
12 6 (6.59%) CakePHP
12 6 (6.59%) HTML5
12 6 (6.59%) jQuery
12 6 (6.59%) Laravel
13 5 (5.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.59%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (5.49%) Biology
5 4 (4.40%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.10%) Physics
7 1 (1.10%) Life Science
7 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
7 1 (1.10%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.10%) Statistics
7 1 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Android
2 7 (7.69%) Windows
3 5 (5.49%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.30%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering
2 16 (17.58%) MVC
3 12 (13.19%) TDD
4 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.79%) CRM
5 8 (8.79%) Web Development
5 8 (8.79%) SOA
5 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
6 7 (7.69%) BDD
6 7 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.69%) Analytics
6 7 (7.69%) Pair Programming
7 6 (6.59%) OOP
7 6 (6.59%) OO
8 5 (5.49%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (4.40%) 3D Modelling
9 4 (4.40%) UML
9 4 (4.40%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.40%) Scrum
10 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) C#
2 30 (32.97%) SQL
3 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.88%) Java
5 14 (15.38%) C++
5 14 (15.38%) Python
6 8 (8.79%) Perl
7 6 (6.59%) PHP
7 6 (6.59%) C
7 6 (6.59%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.40%) MAXScript
8 4 (4.40%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.40%) Ruby
8 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.40%) GLSL
9 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.10%) LINC
10 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) JBoss
3 6 (6.59%) Zend
4 4 (4.40%) Unisys
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
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