The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 177 177 223
Rank change year-on-year
0 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 144 148 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 1.41% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.52% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 143 77
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
9651 9763 10195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.29% 92.82% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 8270 9134
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 112 (41.48%) .NET
2 96 (35.56%) C#
3 94 (34.81%) MVC
4 91 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (32.22%) SQL
6 76 (28.15%) SQL Server
7 73 (27.04%) Finance
8 72 (26.67%) Java
9 66 (24.44%) ASP.NET
10 65 (24.07%) JavaScript
11 58 (21.48%) HTML
12 56 (20.74%) .NET Framework
13 53 (19.63%) Microsoft
14 48 (17.78%) jQuery
14 48 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (15.93%) C++
16 42 (15.56%) Visual Studio
16 42 (15.56%) OOP
17 41 (15.19%) Ajax
18 40 (14.81%) HTML5
19 37 (13.70%) Waterfall
19 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
20 35 (12.96%) Banking
21 33 (12.22%) Scrum
21 33 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
22 32 (11.85%) Business Analysis
22 32 (11.85%) Degree
23 31 (11.48%) Retail
23 31 (11.48%) CSS
24 30 (11.11%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.44%) CICS
4 7 (2.59%) CMS
5 6 (2.22%) SAS
6 4 (1.48%) Node.js
7 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.11%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) WordPress
9 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) IIS
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.37%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Clinical
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.37%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.81%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.70%) MySQL
9 9 (3.33%) FileMaker
10 7 (2.59%) QlikView
10 7 (2.59%) DB2
11 6 (2.22%) DTS
11 6 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.11%) MS Access
14 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.74%) OLAP
14 2 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (15.56%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.67%) Subversion
4 6 (2.22%) Xcode
5 4 (1.48%) JIRA
5 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.11%) NuGet
7 2 (0.74%) Ant
7 2 (0.74%) Maven
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.37%) Robotium
8 1 (0.37%) Robolectric
8 1 (0.37%) JUnit
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 73 (27.04%) Finance
2 35 (12.96%) Banking
3 31 (11.48%) Retail
4 28 (10.37%) Front Office
5 20 (7.41%) Publishing
6 16 (5.93%) Advertising
7 15 (5.56%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.22%) Law
9 4 (1.48%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (41.48%) .NET
2 66 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 58 (21.48%) HTML
4 56 (20.74%) .NET Framework
5 48 (17.78%) jQuery
6 41 (15.19%) Ajax
7 40 (14.81%) HTML5
8 31 (11.48%) CSS
9 30 (11.11%) J2EE
10 29 (10.74%) Web Services
11 26 (9.63%) XML
11 26 (9.63%) Spring
12 24 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (7.78%) Backbone.js
13 21 (7.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (7.78%) WCF
14 19 (7.04%) AngularJS
15 18 (6.67%) Silverlight
16 15 (5.56%) Ember.js
17 11 (4.07%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.56%) Equities
4 12 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.96%) Social Media
8 7 (2.59%) iPhone
8 7 (2.59%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.59%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.22%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.85%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.85%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.48%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.11%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.74%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.11%) Linux
2 27 (10.00%) Windows
3 24 (8.89%) UNIX
4 16 (5.93%) Android
5 6 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.48%) HPUX
7 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.81%) MVC
2 91 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.56%) OOP
4 37 (13.70%) Waterfall
5 33 (12.22%) Scrum
6 32 (11.85%) Business Analysis
7 27 (10.00%) OO
8 26 (9.63%) Multithreading
9 23 (8.52%) TDD
10 22 (8.15%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.78%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.30%) SOA
12 17 (6.30%) Analytics
13 15 (5.56%) Data Analysis
13 15 (5.56%) Release Management
13 15 (5.56%) Risk Management
13 15 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.56%) CRM
13 15 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 96 (35.56%) C#
2 87 (32.22%) SQL
3 72 (26.67%) Java
4 65 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 43 (15.93%) C++
6 22 (8.15%) Python
7 12 (4.44%) C
8 9 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.33%) COBOL
9 8 (2.96%) PHP
9 8 (2.96%) VB
10 7 (2.59%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.22%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.85%) Lua
12 5 (1.85%) VBA
12 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.48%) Perl
13 4 (1.48%) Ruby
13 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.11%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 32 (11.85%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) VCP4
3 2 (0.74%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.37%) CDISC
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) ACF2
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) RACF
Vendors
1 53 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.19%) Oracle
3 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (2.96%) Sybase
4 7 (2.59%) Cognos
5 4 (1.48%) webMethods
5 4 (1.48%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.11%) Google
6 3 (1.11%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.11%) Apple
7 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.37%) Tableau
7 1 (0.37%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.37%) Capita
7 1 (0.37%) IBM
7 1 (0.37%) Informatica
7 1 (0.37%) Charles River
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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