The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 120 118 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 128 179 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.97% 2.31% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.37% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 123 174 111
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6247 7553 8130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.03% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5330 6286 6792
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Programmer in the job title.

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 26 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 44 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Cambridgeshire -17 44 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire +23 26 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +14 7 £36,000 -20.00%
Suffolk -5 7 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East of England region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 147 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 126 (45.82%) HTML
3 119 (43.27%) Java
4 105 (38.18%) C#
4 105 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (37.09%) .NET
5 102 (37.09%) SQL Server
6 96 (34.91%) Software Engineering
7 94 (34.18%) CSS
8 86 (31.27%) SQL
8 86 (31.27%) Degree
9 77 (28.00%) ASP.NET
10 69 (25.09%) Computer Science
11 64 (23.27%) MVC
12 62 (22.55%) OOP
13 54 (19.64%) OO
14 50 (18.18%) Oracle
15 49 (17.82%) jQuery
15 49 (17.82%) HTML5
16 45 (16.36%) J2EE
16 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
17 41 (14.91%) Python
18 40 (14.55%) Ajax
18 40 (14.55%) REST
19 39 (14.18%) SDLC
19 39 (14.18%) Web Development
20 38 (13.82%) JBoss
20 38 (13.82%) C++
20 38 (13.82%) Relational Database
20 38 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 38 (13.82%) JBoss
2 33 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 32 (11.64%) WebLogic
4 20 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (5.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (5.45%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.27%) Apache
8 6 (2.18%) CMS
8 6 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.09%) IIS
9 3 (1.09%) Moodle
10 1 (0.36%) CICS
10 1 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Force.com
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.73%) Internet
2 5 (1.82%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.09%) IPv4
3 3 (1.09%) IPv6
4 2 (0.73%) HTTP
4 2 (0.73%) SSL
4 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (37.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.82%) Relational Database
3 30 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 28 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.82%) MySQL
6 14 (5.09%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.36%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.82%) Big Data
10 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.09%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.36%) DB2
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (11.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.27%) Subversion
3 6 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.73%) JIRA
4 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.36%) NUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (6.91%) Finance
2 16 (5.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.27%) Banking
5 5 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.82%) Automotive
6 2 (0.73%) Advertising
6 2 (0.73%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (45.82%) HTML
2 102 (37.09%) .NET
3 94 (34.18%) CSS
4 77 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 49 (17.82%) HTML5
5 49 (17.82%) jQuery
6 45 (16.36%) J2EE
7 40 (14.55%) Ajax
7 40 (14.55%) REST
8 38 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (13.45%) AngularJS
10 29 (10.55%) Swing
11 25 (9.09%) Java EE
11 25 (9.09%) Web Services
12 24 (8.73%) CSS3
13 16 (5.82%) Spring
13 16 (5.82%) XML
14 15 (5.45%) SOAP
14 15 (5.45%) WCF
15 11 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.73%) Internet of Things
3 12 (4.36%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.91%) User Experience
6 5 (1.82%) Economics
6 5 (1.82%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.09%) AS400
7 3 (1.09%) Life Science
7 3 (1.09%) SCADA
7 3 (1.09%) VLE
8 2 (0.73%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.73%) NHS
8 2 (0.73%) Xbox
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.91%) Linux
2 16 (5.82%) Windows
3 15 (5.45%) Unix
4 13 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (34.91%) Software Engineering
3 64 (23.27%) MVC
4 62 (22.55%) OOP
5 54 (19.64%) OO
6 39 (14.18%) SDLC
6 39 (14.18%) Web Development
7 30 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 25 (9.09%) Open Source
9 23 (8.36%) Unit Testing
10 22 (8.00%) Scrum
11 21 (7.64%) TDD
12 12 (4.36%) Analytics
12 12 (4.36%) Front End Development
12 12 (4.36%) Multithreading
13 11 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (3.64%) Process Improvement
15 9 (3.27%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.27%) Mobile Development
15 9 (3.27%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 147 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 119 (43.27%) Java
3 105 (38.18%) C#
4 86 (31.27%) SQL
5 41 (14.91%) Python
6 38 (13.82%) C++
7 24 (8.73%) Perl
8 23 (8.36%) PL/SQL
9 18 (6.55%) PHP
10 8 (2.91%) C
11 7 (2.55%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.18%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.18%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.45%) RPG
15 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.36%) COBOL
15 1 (0.36%) JCL
15 1 (0.36%) RPG/400
15 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (31.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 50 (18.18%) Oracle
2 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.73%) Google
4 4 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.09%) Siemens
5 3 (1.09%) Wonderware
6 2 (0.73%) Perforce
7 1 (0.36%) Cognos
7 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.36%) Facebook
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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