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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
London / City of London
Rank 204 180 170
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 25 71 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 1.10% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.15% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 70 129
Median salary £59,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,700 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
4854 6186 9609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.00% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5535 8406
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 29 (55.77%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) Degree
3 18 (34.62%) Mathematics
3 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.69%) Linux
5 15 (28.85%) Java
5 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 15 (28.85%) Banking
5 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
6 14 (26.92%) OO
7 13 (25.00%) Scrum
8 12 (23.08%) Hedge funds
9 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
9 11 (21.15%) TDD
9 11 (21.15%) Unix
9 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
10 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 10 (19.23%) Analytics
11 9 (17.31%) Open Source
11 9 (17.31%) Scala
11 9 (17.31%) SDLC
11 9 (17.31%) Spring
12 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
12 8 (15.38%) Haskell
12 8 (15.38%) Erlang
12 8 (15.38%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) Django
12 8 (15.38%) BDD
12 8 (15.38%) Relational Database

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 8 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.77%) IPython
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) CICS
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.46%) Apache Hive
3 7 (13.46%) Impala
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.77%) Power BI
6 3 (5.77%) PowerPivot
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.85%) Big Data
8 1 (1.92%) DB2
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) MySQL
8 1 (1.92%) OLTP
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.85%) Mockito
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.85%) Banking
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) Spring
2 8 (15.38%) Django
2 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) Web Services
4 6 (11.54%) .NET
5 5 (9.62%) RESTful
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.77%) CSS3
7 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 3 (5.77%) J2EE
7 3 (5.77%) NumPy
7 3 (5.77%) Pandas
7 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.77%) XML
8 2 (3.85%) JPA
8 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.85%) XHTML
8 2 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Mathematics
2 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
3 12 (23.08%) Hedge funds
4 7 (13.46%) Data Extraction
5 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.69%) Fintech
6 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.77%) Reinsurance
7 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.92%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.92%) Physics
8 1 (1.92%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) OO
3 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 11 (21.15%) TDD
5 10 (19.23%) Analytics
6 9 (17.31%) Open Source
6 9 (17.31%) SDLC
7 8 (15.38%) BDD
8 7 (13.46%) MapReduce
9 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.54%) MVC
10 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.62%) Kanban
10 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.69%) Microservices
11 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
11 4 (7.69%) RAD
11 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) Python
3 15 (28.85%) Java
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.31%) Scala
6 8 (15.38%) Erlang
6 8 (15.38%) Haskell
6 8 (15.38%) sed
7 6 (11.54%) C#
8 5 (9.62%) C++
9 3 (5.77%) R
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.85%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.92%) ACF2
2 1 (1.92%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) ATG
3 2 (3.85%) Informatica
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) iManage
4 1 (1.92%) Redback
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum, Benefits 150K Base 100K Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits 20K Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago