The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 104 162 112
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 183 114 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.37% 1.40% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.47% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 176 102 160
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £27,844
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the East of England region.

Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +35 72 £40,000 -0.18% 12
Essex +29 50 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Hertfordshire -8 28 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Suffolk +14 24 £25,000 -54.54%
Bedfordshire +4 4 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Norfolk - 4 £40,000 -
East Anglia - 1 £50,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 182 (52.45%) .NET
2 179 (51.59%) C#
3 152 (43.80%) HTML
4 149 (42.94%) SQL Server
5 131 (37.75%) JavaScript
6 127 (36.60%) ASP.NET
7 121 (34.87%) SQL
8 106 (30.55%) Software Engineering
9 103 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (28.24%) Degree
11 94 (27.09%) CSS
12 81 (23.34%) MVC
13 72 (20.75%) Java
14 68 (19.60%) Finance
15 65 (18.73%) jQuery
16 61 (17.58%) Microsoft
17 56 (16.14%) TDD
17 56 (16.14%) Computer Science
18 53 (15.27%) C++
18 53 (15.27%) Linux
19 50 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 49 (14.12%) Windows
21 46 (13.26%) HTML5
22 45 (12.97%) Python
23 41 (11.82%) Web Services
23 41 (11.82%) C
24 39 (11.24%) XML
24 39 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
25 38 (10.95%) Oracle
26 37 (10.66%) WCF

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (2.59%) CMS
1 9 (2.59%) Node.js
2 8 (2.31%) EPiServer CMS
3 7 (2.02%) JBoss
3 7 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.86%) WordPress
7 2 (0.58%) Drupal
7 2 (0.58%) Tuxedo
7 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.58%) Apache
7 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.58%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.29%) Liferay
Applications
1 17 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.31%) Mingle
3 3 (0.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.58%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.29%) InDesign
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.58%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.58%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.58%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.02%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.17%) Internet
3 9 (2.59%) ICMP
4 8 (2.31%) HTTP
5 6 (1.73%) SSL
6 4 (1.15%) FTP
7 3 (0.86%) SMS
7 3 (0.86%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (42.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.46%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.31%) RavenDB
8 8 (2.31%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.44%) MySQL
11 5 (1.44%) Informix
12 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.58%) Firebird
13 2 (0.58%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.58%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.32%) NUnit
3 14 (4.03%) Eclipse
3 14 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.75%) MSTest
5 10 (2.88%) JIRA
6 9 (2.59%) Subversion
6 9 (2.59%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.73%) Android Studio
9 6 (1.73%) Maven
9 6 (1.73%) JUnit
10 4 (1.15%) Xcode
11 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.58%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.58%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.58%) LSMW
12 2 (0.58%) PowerBuilder
General
1 68 (19.60%) Finance
2 20 (5.76%) Banking
3 11 (3.17%) Electronics
4 9 (2.59%) Automotive
5 8 (2.31%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.15%) Front Office
9 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Retail
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (52.45%) .NET
2 152 (43.80%) HTML
3 127 (36.60%) ASP.NET
4 94 (27.09%) CSS
5 65 (18.73%) jQuery
6 50 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (13.26%) HTML5
8 41 (11.82%) Web Services
9 39 (11.24%) XML
10 37 (10.66%) WCF
11 33 (9.51%) WPF
11 33 (9.51%) Spring
12 29 (8.36%) J2EE
13 28 (8.07%) CSS3
14 27 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (7.49%) .NET Framework
16 23 (6.63%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (4.32%) REST
18 13 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (3.75%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.14%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.75%) User Experience
4 11 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.88%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.31%) Economics
7 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (1.73%) FMCG
9 5 (1.44%) iSeries
9 5 (1.44%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.44%) AS400
10 4 (1.15%) Clustering
10 4 (1.15%) Statistics
10 4 (1.15%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.15%) CUDA
10 4 (1.15%) Social Media
10 4 (1.15%) Social Network
11 3 (0.86%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.27%) Linux
2 49 (14.12%) Windows
3 27 (7.78%) UNIX
4 14 (4.03%) Android
5 9 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.44%) CentOS
7 4 (1.15%) AIX
7 4 (1.15%) HPUX
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.55%) Software Engineering
2 103 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.34%) MVC
4 56 (16.14%) TDD
5 34 (9.80%) Unit Testing
6 32 (9.22%) Scrum
6 32 (9.22%) OO
7 29 (8.36%) SDLC
8 25 (7.20%) Mentoring
9 18 (5.19%) Test Automation
10 14 (4.03%) Web Development
10 14 (4.03%) OOP
10 14 (4.03%) Migration
11 13 (3.75%) OOD
12 12 (3.46%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.46%) Workflow
12 12 (3.46%) Data Mapping
12 12 (3.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (2.88%) BDD
13 10 (2.88%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 179 (51.59%) C#
2 131 (37.75%) JavaScript
3 121 (34.87%) SQL
4 72 (20.75%) Java
5 53 (15.27%) C++
6 45 (12.97%) Python
7 41 (11.82%) C
8 30 (8.65%) VB
9 23 (6.63%) T-SQL
10 22 (6.34%) PHP
11 21 (6.05%) VB.NET
12 19 (5.48%) PL/SQL
12 19 (5.48%) Shell Script
13 16 (4.61%) Perl
14 14 (4.03%) VB6
15 10 (2.88%) XAML
15 10 (2.88%) COBOL
16 9 (2.59%) RPG
17 8 (2.31%) VBScript
17 8 (2.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 98 (28.24%) Degree
2 39 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.44%) MCTS
3 5 (1.44%) MCSD
3 5 (1.44%) MCSE
4 2 (0.58%) HNC
4 2 (0.58%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) RosettaNet
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 61 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.95%) Oracle
3 11 (3.17%) EPiServer
3 11 (3.17%) Perforce
4 7 (2.02%) SAP
4 7 (2.02%) IBM
5 6 (1.73%) Facebook
5 6 (1.73%) Google
6 5 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.44%) Micro Focus
7 4 (1.15%) Remedy
7 4 (1.15%) BMC
7 4 (1.15%) Unisys
7 4 (1.15%) Computacenter
7 4 (1.15%) Blue Martini
7 4 (1.15%) Sencha
8 3 (0.86%) Epicor
8 3 (0.86%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.58%) Sybase
9 2 (0.58%) Red Gate
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