The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 68 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 58 72 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.12% 3.48% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.62% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 47
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1788 1987 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.28% 95.94% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1711 1904
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 42 £49,000 +15.29% 4
Huntingdon +2 5 £45,000 +125.00%
Ely - 5 £45,000 -
Peterborough -7 4 £38,250 +6.73% 2
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
2 50 (45.05%) Java
3 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
4 47 (42.34%) HTML
5 38 (34.23%) C#
6 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (31.53%) MVC
8 34 (30.63%) C++
8 34 (30.63%) SQL
8 34 (30.63%) .NET
8 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
8 34 (30.63%) CSS
9 32 (28.83%) HTML5
9 32 (28.83%) SDLC
10 31 (27.93%) Degree
11 30 (27.03%) Python
12 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
12 27 (24.32%) OOP
13 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET
14 23 (20.72%) OO
14 23 (20.72%) Linux
14 23 (20.72%) REST
15 22 (19.82%) Computer Science
16 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (15.32%) CSS3
17 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
18 15 (13.51%) Perl
18 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
18 15 (13.51%) Multithreading
18 15 (13.51%) Relational Database

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (7.21%) Apache
1 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Internet
2 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.70%) IPv4
3 3 (2.70%) IPv6
4 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 2 (1.80%) RS-232
4 2 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.01%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.60%) MySQL
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.70%) Big Data
7 3 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Subversion
1 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.90%) MSTest
3 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 11 (9.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (42.34%) HTML
2 34 (30.63%) .NET
2 34 (30.63%) CSS
3 32 (28.83%) HTML5
4 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET
5 23 (20.72%) REST
6 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (15.32%) CSS3
8 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.61%) SOAP
10 12 (10.81%) J2EE
10 12 (10.81%) WCF
11 10 (9.01%) jQuery
12 9 (8.11%) XSD
13 8 (7.21%) Apache Camel
13 8 (7.21%) Node.js
13 8 (7.21%) Web Services
14 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
5 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.50%) Raspberry Pi
5 5 (4.50%) User Experience
6 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.70%) Fintech
6 3 (2.70%) Telematics
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) Informatics
8 1 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Linux
2 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
3 12 (10.81%) Android
4 11 (9.91%) Windows
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
2 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.53%) MVC
4 32 (28.83%) SDLC
5 27 (24.32%) OOP
5 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
6 23 (20.72%) OO
7 15 (13.51%) Multithreading
8 12 (10.81%) Scrum
9 9 (8.11%) TDD
10 8 (7.21%) Process Improvement
11 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.41%) Computer Vision
12 6 (5.41%) Full Text Search
12 6 (5.41%) Image Processing
13 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.50%) OOD
13 5 (4.50%) Web Application Development
14 4 (3.60%) Web Design
14 4 (3.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
2 50 (45.05%) Java
3 38 (34.23%) C#
4 34 (30.63%) C++
4 34 (30.63%) SQL
5 30 (27.03%) Python
6 15 (13.51%) Perl
7 10 (9.01%) PHP
8 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.31%) Objective-C
10 6 (5.41%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.70%) Ruby
12 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.80%) C
14 1 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (27.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (9.91%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Google
3 5 (4.50%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.70%) Unisys
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