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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 60 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 74 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.56% 1.48% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 1.55% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 71 32 43
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
2005 2317 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.35% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1931 2166
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 +48 62 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Peterborough -8 9 £39,325 -1.87% 1
Huntingdon +3 1 £19,000 -35.59% 1
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 67 (48.91%) C#
1 67 (48.91%) Degree
2 66 (48.18%) .NET
3 53 (38.69%) ASP.NET
4 51 (37.23%) Software Engineering
5 49 (35.77%) SQL Server
5 49 (35.77%) HTML
6 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (31.39%) C++
8 41 (29.93%) Python
9 37 (27.01%) JavaScript
10 34 (24.82%) Computer Science
11 32 (23.36%) SQL
11 32 (23.36%) MVC
12 31 (22.63%) CSS
13 27 (19.71%) Windows
13 27 (19.71%) Scrum
14 25 (18.25%) C
15 24 (17.52%) WCF
15 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (17.52%) HTML5
16 21 (15.33%) Linux
17 20 (14.60%) Java
18 19 (13.87%) OO
19 17 (12.41%) Test Automation
20 16 (11.68%) WPF
20 16 (11.68%) XML
20 16 (11.68%) Finance
21 15 (10.95%) TDD
21 15 (10.95%) QA

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (4.38%) Node.js
2 4 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.73%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.73%) SAS
3 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.73%) CMS
3 1 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.73%) Drupal
3 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.46%) Blender
3 2 (1.46%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.57%) ICMP
3 5 (3.65%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.92%) HTTP
5 3 (2.19%) SMS
6 2 (1.46%) SSL
6 2 (1.46%) Internet
7 1 (0.73%) Intranet
7 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Eclipse
1 9 (6.57%) JIRA
2 7 (5.11%) NUnit
3 6 (4.38%) Android Studio
4 5 (3.65%) MSTest
5 4 (2.92%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.92%) Xcode
6 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.46%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.46%) Subversion
7 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.73%) JMeter
8 1 (0.73%) Maven
8 1 (0.73%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.73%) SCons
8 1 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (11.68%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Electronics
3 6 (4.38%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (48.18%) .NET
2 53 (38.69%) ASP.NET
3 49 (35.77%) HTML
4 31 (22.63%) CSS
5 24 (17.52%) WCF
5 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (17.52%) HTML5
6 16 (11.68%) WPF
6 16 (11.68%) XML
7 15 (10.95%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (9.49%) CSS3
8 13 (9.49%) jQuery
9 12 (8.76%) AngularJS
10 11 (8.03%) REST
11 10 (7.30%) Web Services
12 9 (6.57%) LINQ
13 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (4.38%) XSD
13 6 (4.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.84%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.38%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (3.65%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.65%) User Experience
5 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.92%) CUDA
7 3 (2.19%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (2.19%) Statistics
8 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.46%) Social Network
8 2 (1.46%) Social Media
8 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.46%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.46%) Clustering
8 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.73%) Handset
9 1 (0.73%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.71%) Windows
2 21 (15.33%) Linux
3 14 (10.22%) Android
4 8 (5.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.19%) UNIX
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.23%) Software Engineering
2 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (23.36%) MVC
4 27 (19.71%) Scrum
5 19 (13.87%) OO
6 17 (12.41%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.95%) TDD
7 15 (10.95%) Unit Testing
8 14 (10.22%) SDLC
8 14 (10.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (7.30%) Web Design
10 10 (7.30%) Mobile Development
11 8 (5.84%) OOD
12 7 (5.11%) Regression Testing
12 7 (5.11%) Android Development
13 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (3.65%) UML
14 5 (3.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.91%) C#
2 43 (31.39%) C++
3 41 (29.93%) Python
4 37 (27.01%) JavaScript
5 32 (23.36%) SQL
6 25 (18.25%) C
7 20 (14.60%) Java
8 10 (7.30%) XAML
9 9 (6.57%) Perl
10 8 (5.84%) MATLAB
11 6 (4.38%) PHP
12 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.19%) VB
13 3 (2.19%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.19%) GLSL
13 3 (2.19%) F#
13 3 (2.19%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.46%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 67 (48.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) HNC
2 1 (0.73%) HND
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.95%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (6.57%) Perforce
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.92%) Google
4 4 (2.92%) Sencha
4 4 (2.92%) Facebook
4 4 (2.92%) Unisys
5 1 (0.73%) IBM
5 1 (0.73%) Symbian
5 1 (0.73%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.73%) Coverity
5 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
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