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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 220 207 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 120 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 1.14% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.20% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 117 137
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £75,000 £67,500
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
6014 9983 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.04% 95.14% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 8558 9850
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 £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 38 (46.34%) Degree
3 36 (43.90%) Python
4 32 (39.02%) C++
5 31 (37.80%) Linux
6 30 (36.59%) Unix
7 28 (34.15%) Hedge funds
8 27 (32.93%) Multithreading
8 27 (32.93%) SQL
8 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
10 23 (28.05%) Low Latency
10 23 (28.05%) C#
11 20 (24.39%) .NET
12 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.73%) Windows
14 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET
15 14 (17.07%) Banking
15 14 (17.07%) OO
16 13 (15.85%) Java
16 13 (15.85%) Fixed Income
17 12 (14.63%) MVC
18 11 (13.41%) Asset Management
18 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (12.20%) TDD
19 10 (12.20%) CSS
20 9 (10.98%) HTML
20 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
20 9 (10.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 9 (10.98%) Data Analysis

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 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.22%) IPython
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) GitHub
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Heroku
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) FTP
1 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.44%) Redis
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.22%) Big Data
8 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.10%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.66%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.66%) ZenHub
4 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.44%) NUnit
4 2 (2.44%) YouTrack
5 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 9 (10.98%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Front Office
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) .NET
2 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (12.20%) CSS
5 9 (10.98%) HTML
6 8 (9.76%) STL
7 7 (8.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.32%) WPF
9 4 (4.88%) jQuery
9 4 (4.88%) WCF
10 3 (3.66%) Ajax
10 3 (3.66%) HTML5
10 3 (3.66%) Java EE
10 3 (3.66%) NumPy
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (3.66%) Web Services
11 2 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (2.44%) Spring
11 2 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.15%) Hedge funds
2 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.85%) Fixed Income
4 9 (10.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (9.76%) Derivative
6 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.44%) Equities
7 2 (2.44%) User Experience
8 1 (1.22%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.22%) Physics
8 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 30 (36.59%) Unix
3 17 (20.73%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (32.93%) Multithreading
2 23 (28.05%) Low Latency
3 14 (17.07%) OO
4 12 (14.63%) MVC
5 11 (13.41%) Asset Management
6 10 (12.20%) TDD
7 9 (10.98%) Data Analysis
7 9 (10.98%) Market Making
8 7 (8.54%) Functional Programming
9 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 5 (6.10%) OOD
11 4 (4.88%) Algorithmic Trading
11 4 (4.88%) Open Source
11 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.66%) High Availability
12 3 (3.66%) SOA
12 3 (3.66%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (2.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) Python
2 32 (39.02%) C++
3 27 (32.93%) SQL
4 23 (28.05%) C#
5 13 (15.85%) Java
6 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.54%) C
7 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.32%) Perl
9 4 (4.88%) Erlang
10 3 (3.66%) OCaml
11 2 (2.44%) Haskell
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 2 (2.44%) Scala
11 2 (2.44%) VB
11 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.22%) Lua
12 1 (1.22%) PHP
12 1 (1.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 38 (46.34%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (1.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) Rally
4 1 (1.22%) iManage
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase
4 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago