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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 192 183 220
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 130 143 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.27% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.37% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 108 135 90
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
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
9750 10469 10312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.27% 92.66% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8310 8802 9165
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 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 30 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.

1 120 (43.80%) .NET
2 108 (39.42%) C#
3 100 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (35.04%) MVC
5 93 (33.94%) SQL
6 84 (30.66%) SQL Server
7 78 (28.47%) Finance
8 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
9 73 (26.64%) Java
10 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
11 58 (21.17%) .NET Framework
12 57 (20.80%) JavaScript
13 55 (20.07%) HTML
14 50 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 44 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (16.06%) jQuery
16 43 (15.69%) Visual Studio
16 43 (15.69%) OOP
17 42 (15.33%) Waterfall
18 41 (14.96%) C++
18 41 (14.96%) Ajax
19 39 (14.23%) Banking
20 38 (13.87%) Scrum
21 35 (12.77%) Degree
22 34 (12.41%) HTML5
22 34 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (11.68%) Multithreading
24 31 (11.31%) Business Analysis
25 30 (10.95%) Retail
25 30 (10.95%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 15 (5.47%) CICS
2 13 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.19%) SAS
5 5 (1.82%) CMS
6 3 (1.09%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.36%) Misys Equation
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Clinical
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.36%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (30.66%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (7.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.93%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.84%) RDBMS
7 15 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.65%) DB2
9 9 (3.28%) FileMaker
10 7 (2.55%) MySQL
11 6 (2.19%) QlikView
12 5 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.82%) DTS
13 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.73%) Base SAS
14 2 (0.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 50 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (15.69%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.20%) Subversion
4 5 (1.82%) NuGet
5 4 (1.46%) JIRA
5 4 (1.46%) Xcode
6 2 (0.73%) Ant
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.73%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) Gradle
7 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 78 (28.47%) Finance
2 39 (14.23%) Banking
3 30 (10.95%) Retail
3 30 (10.95%) Front Office
4 20 (7.30%) Publishing
5 15 (5.47%) Advertising
6 14 (5.11%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.82%) Law
8 4 (1.46%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (43.80%) .NET
2 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
3 58 (21.17%) .NET Framework
4 55 (20.07%) HTML
5 44 (16.06%) jQuery
6 41 (14.96%) Ajax
7 34 (12.41%) HTML5
8 27 (9.85%) J2EE
8 27 (9.85%) Web Services
9 26 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (8.76%) CSS
11 23 (8.39%) Spring
11 23 (8.39%) Entity Framework
12 22 (8.03%) WCF
13 21 (7.66%) XML
14 20 (7.30%) Backbone.js
15 17 (6.20%) Silverlight
16 15 (5.47%) AngularJS
17 14 (5.11%) Ember.js
18 13 (4.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.49%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.57%) Equities
4 12 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (4.38%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.92%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.92%) Social Media
5 8 (2.92%) SWIFT
6 7 (2.55%) iPhone
6 7 (2.55%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.82%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.46%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.46%) Derivative
9 4 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.73%) iPad
10 2 (0.73%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.73%) Open Source
10 2 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.22%) Linux
2 27 (9.85%) Windows
3 26 (9.49%) UNIX
4 15 (5.47%) Android
5 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.09%) HPUX
7 1 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (35.04%) MVC
3 43 (15.69%) OOP
4 42 (15.33%) Waterfall
5 38 (13.87%) Scrum
6 32 (11.68%) Multithreading
7 31 (11.31%) Business Analysis
8 28 (10.22%) OO
9 26 (9.49%) TDD
9 26 (9.49%) Unit Testing
10 22 (8.03%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.66%) SOA
12 18 (6.57%) Risk Management
12 18 (6.57%) Electronic Trading
13 16 (5.84%) Analytics
13 16 (5.84%) CRM
14 15 (5.47%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.11%) Release Management
15 14 (5.11%) Data Analysis
15 14 (5.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (39.42%) C#
2 93 (33.94%) SQL
3 73 (26.64%) Java
4 57 (20.80%) JavaScript
5 41 (14.96%) C++
6 20 (7.30%) Python
7 13 (4.74%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.01%) COBOL
9 9 (3.28%) C
10 8 (2.92%) Lua
11 7 (2.55%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.55%) Perl
12 6 (2.19%) VB
13 5 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.46%) VBA
14 4 (1.46%) PHP
14 4 (1.46%) Ruby
14 4 (1.46%) Pascal
14 4 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (12.77%) Degree
2 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.82%) MCAD
3 5 (1.82%) MCSD
4 1 (0.36%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.74%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) CDISC
2 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.36%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) RACF
2 1 (0.36%) ACF2
Vendors
1 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.38%) Oracle
3 8 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.55%) Sybase
4 7 (2.55%) Cognos
5 3 (1.09%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.09%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.09%) webMethods
6 2 (0.73%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) Misys
7 1 (0.36%) Informatica
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Charles River
7 1 (0.36%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.36%) Capita
7 1 (0.36%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.36%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
City, London
Networking People
Salary: banking benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum £60 - £80K - AVP C# Developer - Lond
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension & Perks
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago