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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
London / City of London
Rank 203 213 173
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 48 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.71% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.74% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 132
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -

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
4840 6482 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.43% 95.75% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4432 5784 8546
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Scala
4 11 (28.21%) Hadoop
5 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 10 (25.64%) TDD
5 10 (25.64%) Banking
5 10 (25.64%) BDD
6 9 (23.08%) SDLC
6 9 (23.08%) Spring
6 9 (23.08%) Web Services
6 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.51%) OO
7 8 (20.51%) Finance
7 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
7 8 (20.51%) Apache Spark
7 8 (20.51%) Analytics
8 7 (17.95%) Impala
8 7 (17.95%) Apache Hive
8 7 (17.95%) MapReduce
8 7 (17.95%) Retail
8 7 (17.95%) RESTful
8 7 (17.95%) Kanban
8 7 (17.95%) Data Extraction
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server

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 (20.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) CICS
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Hadoop
2 7 (17.95%) Apache Hive
2 7 (17.95%) Impala
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) Power BI
4 3 (7.69%) PowerPivot
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) DB2
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) OLTP
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) MSTest
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Spring
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.95%) RESTful
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) Django
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.13%) CSS3
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) REST
8 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.13%) XHTML
8 2 (5.13%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) XSL
9 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.56%) LESS
9 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Fintech
2 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (2.56%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 10 (25.64%) BDD
3 10 (25.64%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) TDD
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
5 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) OO
6 7 (17.95%) Data Extraction
6 7 (17.95%) Kanban
6 7 (17.95%) MapReduce
7 6 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Open Source
9 4 (10.26%) Microservices
9 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
9 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (28.21%) Scala
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) C#
7 4 (10.26%) Erlang
7 4 (10.26%) Haskell
7 4 (10.26%) sed
8 3 (7.69%) C++
9 2 (5.13%) R
10 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) ACF2
1 1 (2.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) ATG
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Redback
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