The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 191 205 213
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 148 114 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.17% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.04% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 123
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Programmer
London

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 146 (44.65%) Java
2 136 (41.59%) Finance
3 121 (37.00%) C#
4 102 (31.19%) .NET
5 101 (30.89%) SQL
6 98 (29.97%) HTML
7 92 (28.13%) CSS
8 90 (27.52%) JavaScript
9 79 (24.16%) OO
10 78 (23.85%) ASP.NET
11 76 (23.24%) Banking
12 74 (22.63%) Degree
13 65 (19.88%) MVC
13 65 (19.88%) XML
14 62 (18.96%) TDD
15 59 (18.04%) Web Services
16 58 (17.74%) Microsoft
17 55 (16.82%) SQL Server
17 55 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
18 52 (15.90%) Scrum
19 47 (14.37%) OOP
20 44 (13.46%) Computer Science
21 38 (11.62%) jQuery
22 37 (11.31%) Linux
23 36 (11.01%) C++
24 35 (10.70%) Spring
25 34 (10.40%) Multithreading
26 33 (10.09%) Oracle
27 31 (9.48%) Windows
27 31 (9.48%) HTML5

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.73%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.59%) MQSeries
4 14 (4.28%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.98%) NServiceBus
6 12 (3.67%) GemFire
7 10 (3.06%) IIS
8 9 (2.75%) SAS
9 8 (2.45%) Node.js
9 8 (2.45%) Apache
10 7 (2.14%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.22%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.92%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.31%) PowerExchange
14 1 (0.31%) CMS
14 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 21 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.83%) PowerPivot
2 6 (1.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.42%) Internet
2 5 (1.53%) HTTP
3 3 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.65%) Relational Database
3 22 (6.73%) RDBMS
4 20 (6.12%) MySQL
5 18 (5.50%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (5.20%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.98%) DB2
9 12 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.75%) Big Data
12 7 (2.14%) OLAP
13 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.83%) SAP BI
14 5 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.53%) MS Access
14 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 23 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.81%) Subversion
2 19 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.28%) JIRA
3 14 (4.28%) NUnit
4 12 (3.67%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.67%) JUnit
5 8 (2.45%) PowerBuilder
5 8 (2.45%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.83%) Selenium
7 5 (1.53%) Maven
7 5 (1.53%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (1.22%) Emacs
8 4 (1.22%) Xcode
8 4 (1.22%) Ant
9 3 (0.92%) WebSpeed
9 3 (0.92%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (0.92%) WebStorm
9 3 (0.92%) Artifactory
General
1 136 (41.59%) Finance
2 76 (23.24%) Banking
3 30 (9.17%) Games
4 22 (6.73%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.28%) Front Office
6 10 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.53%) Retail
8 3 (0.92%) Advertising
8 3 (0.92%) Publishing
8 3 (0.92%) German Language
8 3 (0.92%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (31.19%) .NET
2 98 (29.97%) HTML
3 92 (28.13%) CSS
4 78 (23.85%) ASP.NET
5 65 (19.88%) XML
6 59 (18.04%) Web Services
7 38 (11.62%) jQuery
8 35 (10.70%) Spring
9 31 (9.48%) HTML5
10 30 (9.17%) WCF
10 30 (9.17%) J2EE
11 22 (6.73%) REST
12 21 (6.42%) Hibernate
12 21 (6.42%) CSS3
12 21 (6.42%) Ajax
12 21 (6.42%) RESTful
13 20 (6.12%) .NET Framework
14 17 (5.20%) WPF
15 16 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.12%) Open Source
4 17 (5.20%) Social Network
5 16 (4.89%) Social Media
6 14 (4.28%) Client/Server
7 13 (3.98%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (3.06%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.83%) Derivative
12 5 (1.53%) Spread Betting
13 4 (1.22%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.22%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.92%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.92%) Mobile Games
14 3 (0.92%) Physics
14 3 (0.92%) Graphic Design
14 3 (0.92%) iPhone
14 3 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.31%) Linux
2 31 (9.48%) Windows
3 21 (6.42%) Apple iOS
4 20 (6.12%) UNIX
5 14 (4.28%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (24.16%) OO
2 65 (19.88%) MVC
3 62 (18.96%) TDD
4 55 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (15.90%) Scrum
6 47 (14.37%) OOP
7 34 (10.40%) Multithreading
8 29 (8.87%) Software Engineering
9 28 (8.56%) Risk Management
10 23 (7.03%) Data Modelling
10 23 (7.03%) UML
11 21 (6.42%) Change Management
12 19 (5.81%) iOS Development
13 18 (5.50%) SOA
13 18 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (5.20%) OOD
15 16 (4.89%) Asset Management
16 15 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
17 14 (4.28%) Low Latency
17 14 (4.28%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 146 (44.65%) Java
2 121 (37.00%) C#
3 101 (30.89%) SQL
4 90 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 36 (11.01%) C++
6 30 (9.17%) VB
7 21 (6.42%) VB.NET
8 20 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 20 (6.12%) PHP
9 18 (5.50%) Clojure
9 18 (5.50%) Objective-C
10 17 (5.20%) C
11 15 (4.59%) VBA
12 14 (4.28%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.28%) MATLAB
13 11 (3.36%) XAML
14 9 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.45%) Python
16 5 (1.53%) VBScript
17 4 (1.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 74 (22.63%) Degree
2 17 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.98%) MCAD
3 13 (3.98%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) CDISC
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 58 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.09%) Oracle
3 24 (7.34%) IBM
4 19 (5.81%) TIBCO
4 19 (5.81%) Telerik
5 18 (5.50%) Sybase
6 15 (4.59%) JBoss
7 13 (3.98%) Google
8 8 (2.45%) Facebook
8 8 (2.45%) DataSynapse
8 8 (2.45%) Perforce
8 8 (2.45%) Apple
9 7 (2.14%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.83%) SAP
10 6 (1.83%) Cognos
10 6 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.53%) webMethods
11 5 (1.53%) Talend
12 3 (0.92%) Progress
13 2 (0.61%) Sencha
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benif
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional package Inc. bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago