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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 123 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 145 176 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 2.29% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.34% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 135 163 151
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,769 £26,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
6575 7522 8412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.78% 97.69% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5458 6173 6993
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Cambridgeshire -12 60 £45,000 +6.50% 3
Essex +12 38 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Hertfordshire +6 30 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Suffolk +10 13 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Bedfordshire +4 4 £50,000 - 1
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 134 (45.73%) HTML
2 132 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 123 (41.98%) .NET
4 122 (41.64%) C#
5 116 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (38.91%) SQL Server
7 108 (36.86%) Java
8 100 (34.13%) CSS
9 96 (32.76%) Degree
10 91 (31.06%) ASP.NET
11 82 (27.99%) Software Engineering
12 80 (27.30%) MVC
13 74 (25.26%) Computer Science
14 73 (24.91%) SQL
15 57 (19.45%) HTML5
15 57 (19.45%) OO
16 56 (19.11%) jQuery
17 54 (18.43%) OOP
18 50 (17.06%) Microsoft
19 49 (16.72%) Python
19 49 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
20 48 (16.38%) Oracle
21 45 (15.36%) AngularJS
22 41 (13.99%) JBoss
23 40 (13.65%) REST
24 37 (12.63%) C++
24 37 (12.63%) SDLC
25 36 (12.29%) Ajax
26 35 (11.95%) Visual Studio
27 34 (11.60%) Web Development

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 41 (13.99%) JBoss
2 32 (10.92%) WebSphere
3 30 (10.24%) WebLogic
4 16 (5.46%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (4.10%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.73%) Apache
9 5 (1.71%) CMS
9 5 (1.71%) IIS
10 2 (0.68%) Node.js
11 1 (0.34%) CICS
11 1 (0.34%) Moodle
11 1 (0.34%) nginx
11 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.34%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.71%) GitHub
5 4 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.75%) Internet
2 3 (1.02%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.02%) Intranet
3 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.34%) Extranet
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (38.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.26%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (8.19%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.17%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.44%) MySQL
6 13 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.71%) Text Mining
9 3 (1.02%) Big Data
9 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.34%) Informix
10 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.34%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 35 (11.95%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.78%) Subversion
4 5 (1.71%) Moq
4 5 (1.71%) NUnit
4 5 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.37%) CruiseControl
5 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.02%) JIRA
7 2 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.34%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.34%) Maven
8 1 (0.34%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.34%) Selenium
8 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (7.85%) Finance
2 17 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (5.46%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.12%) Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Advertising
5 2 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (45.73%) HTML
2 123 (41.98%) .NET
3 100 (34.13%) CSS
4 91 (31.06%) ASP.NET
5 57 (19.45%) HTML5
6 56 (19.11%) jQuery
7 49 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (15.36%) AngularJS
9 40 (13.65%) REST
10 36 (12.29%) Ajax
11 32 (10.92%) CSS3
11 32 (10.92%) J2EE
12 30 (10.24%) Web Services
13 28 (9.56%) Swing
14 26 (8.87%) Java EE
14 26 (8.87%) WCF
15 18 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 17 (5.80%) XML
17 16 (5.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (25.26%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.10%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.41%) Internet of Things
5 9 (3.07%) Life Science
6 8 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.73%) User Experience
7 6 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.71%) NHS
9 4 (1.37%) Biology
9 4 (1.37%) iSeries
9 4 (1.37%) SCADA
10 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.68%) AS400
11 2 (0.68%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.68%) Physics
11 2 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.90%) Linux
2 25 (8.53%) Windows
3 17 (5.80%) Unix
4 8 (2.73%) Android
4 8 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) HPUX
6 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (27.99%) Software Engineering
3 80 (27.30%) MVC
4 57 (19.45%) OO
5 54 (18.43%) OOP
6 37 (12.63%) SDLC
7 34 (11.60%) Web Development
8 31 (10.58%) E-Commerce
9 29 (9.90%) Scrum
10 24 (8.19%) Open Source
10 24 (8.19%) TDD
11 20 (6.83%) Front End Development
12 19 (6.48%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.46%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (4.44%) Process Improvement
14 13 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (4.10%) Analytics
15 12 (4.10%) Mobile Development
15 12 (4.10%) Web Design
16 10 (3.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 132 (45.05%) JavaScript
2 122 (41.64%) C#
3 108 (36.86%) Java
4 73 (24.91%) SQL
5 49 (16.72%) Python
6 37 (12.63%) C++
7 23 (7.85%) Perl
7 23 (7.85%) PL/SQL
8 17 (5.80%) PHP
9 9 (3.07%) C
10 8 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.73%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.05%) RPG
12 4 (1.37%) RPG IV
12 4 (1.37%) RPG/400
12 4 (1.37%) VB
13 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 96 (32.76%) Degree
2 7 (2.39%) PhD
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 50 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 48 (16.38%) Oracle
3 12 (4.10%) Google
4 4 (1.37%) Siemens
4 4 (1.37%) Wonderware
5 3 (1.02%) IBM
5 3 (1.02%) Perforce
6 2 (0.68%) VMware
6 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.34%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) QNX
7 1 (0.34%) Remedy
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