The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 213 209 216
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 47 94 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.94% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.99% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 83 148
Median salary £71,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,272 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6327 9523 12065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 94.90% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5786 8127 10219
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the City of London

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 City of London region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 33 (34.38%) Finance
1 33 (34.38%) Python
2 27 (28.13%) Linux
3 26 (27.08%) SQL
3 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.08%) Degree
4 25 (26.04%) C#
5 24 (25.00%) Unix
5 24 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 24 (25.00%) Low Latency
6 23 (23.96%) C++
6 23 (23.96%) .NET
7 20 (20.83%) Java
8 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
9 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
9 17 (17.71%) Hedge funds
10 16 (16.67%) HTML
10 16 (16.67%) OO
10 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 15 (15.63%) CSS
11 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
12 14 (14.58%) Functional Programming
13 13 (13.54%) MVC
13 13 (13.54%) jQuery
13 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (12.50%) Windows
15 11 (11.46%) XML
15 11 (11.46%) Marketing
16 10 (10.42%) HTML5
16 10 (10.42%) PhD

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 6 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.17%) Confluence
4 4 (4.17%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.04%) nginx
7 1 (1.04%) Node.js
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.04%) Heroku
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) FTP
2 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.13%) Redis
4 3 (3.13%) SQLite
5 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.04%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) JIRA
2 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.21%) Subversion
4 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.08%) Gradle
6 2 (2.08%) NUnit
6 2 (2.08%) YouTrack
6 2 (2.08%) ZenHub
7 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Marketing
3 9 (9.38%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Front Office
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.96%) .NET
2 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 16 (16.67%) HTML
3 15 (15.63%) CSS
4 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (13.54%) jQuery
5 11 (11.46%) XML
6 10 (10.42%) HTML5
7 9 (9.38%) Spring
7 9 (9.38%) Web Services
8 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.29%) STL
9 6 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (6.25%) CSS3
10 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.21%) Backbone.js
10 5 (5.21%) J2EE
10 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.21%) WCF
10 5 (5.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Hedge funds
2 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.17%) Derivative
6 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Equities
7 2 (2.08%) Social Network
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.04%) Blog
8 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) Physics
8 1 (1.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Linux
2 24 (25.00%) Unix
3 12 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 24 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (16.67%) OO
4 14 (14.58%) Functional Programming
5 13 (13.54%) MVC
6 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.38%) TDD
7 8 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.29%) OOP
9 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.17%) Android Development
10 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.17%) High Availability
10 4 (4.17%) Market Making
10 4 (4.17%) OOD
10 4 (4.17%) Project Management
11 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.13%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) Python
2 26 (27.08%) SQL
3 25 (26.04%) C#
4 23 (23.96%) C++
5 20 (20.83%) Java
6 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.29%) C
7 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.17%) Erlang
8 4 (4.17%) OCaml
8 4 (4.17%) Perl
9 3 (3.13%) Ruby
9 3 (3.13%) Scala
10 2 (2.08%) Haskell
11 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.04%) Lua
11 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) VB
11 1 (1.04%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
1 1 (1.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Grafana
1 4 (4.17%) Kibana
1 4 (4.17%) logstash
1 4 (4.17%) StatsD
2 1 (1.04%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.04%) Mesos
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.17%) New Relic
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Rally
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.04%) Sybase
5 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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