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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 164 109 199
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 105 153 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 2.14% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.24% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 96 138 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
7201 6824 8831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5885 5870 7509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +4 48 £40,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -32 31 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Essex -10 12 £40,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire -13 12 £35,000 -17.64%
Suffolk +12 7 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Norfolk +9 1 £35,000 +18.64%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 108 (44.08%) C#
2 103 (42.04%) SQL
3 102 (41.63%) .NET
4 95 (38.78%) JavaScript
5 77 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 76 (31.02%) ASP.NET
7 74 (30.20%) HTML
8 72 (29.39%) CSS
9 63 (25.71%) Degree
10 59 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (23.27%) Java
12 55 (22.45%) Software Engineering
13 54 (22.04%) Linux
13 54 (22.04%) Finance
14 52 (21.22%) MVC
15 50 (20.41%) Oracle
16 47 (19.18%) Web Services
17 45 (18.37%) Relational Database
18 44 (17.96%) TDD
19 43 (17.55%) Microsoft
20 41 (16.73%) Computer Science
20 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (16.33%) UNIX
22 37 (15.10%) C++
23 36 (14.69%) XML
23 36 (14.69%) WCF
24 35 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
25 32 (13.06%) OO
26 31 (12.65%) Windows
27 30 (12.24%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 16 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.08%) Tuxedo
4 8 (3.27%) CMS
4 8 (3.27%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.04%) WordPress
5 5 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.04%) IIS
5 5 (2.04%) SAS
5 5 (2.04%) Node.js
6 4 (1.63%) Mule
7 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.22%) Liferay
7 3 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.22%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.82%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.82%) Drupal
8 2 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.82%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) MS Office
1 11 (4.49%) Mingle
2 6 (2.45%) 3ds Max
3 5 (2.04%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.63%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Force.com
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.31%) Internet
2 6 (2.45%) HTTP
3 5 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.41%) SNMP
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) VPN
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) SSL
4 1 (0.41%) IPsec
4 1 (0.41%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 24 (9.80%) MySQL
5 23 (9.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (8.16%) Informix
7 15 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.49%) RavenDB
9 11 (4.49%) Neo4j
10 10 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 8 (3.27%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.86%) DB2
13 5 (2.04%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.04%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 28 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.20%) Eclipse
3 24 (9.80%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.12%) NUnit
4 15 (6.12%) Subversion
5 12 (4.90%) Maven
6 11 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 11 (4.49%) MSTest
6 11 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (4.08%) JUnit
8 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.27%) Ant
9 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.63%) Gradle
11 3 (1.22%) Grunt
11 3 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.22%) Mocha
12 2 (0.82%) Hudson
12 2 (0.82%) Rational Application Developer
12 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 54 (22.04%) Finance
2 16 (6.53%) Marketing
3 12 (4.90%) Retail
4 11 (4.49%) Banking
5 7 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.63%) Games
6 4 (1.63%) Advertising
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Automotive
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (41.63%) .NET
2 76 (31.02%) ASP.NET
3 74 (30.20%) HTML
4 72 (29.39%) CSS
5 47 (19.18%) Web Services
6 36 (14.69%) XML
6 36 (14.69%) WCF
7 35 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (11.02%) jQuery
8 27 (11.02%) Spring
9 26 (10.61%) Ajax
10 24 (9.80%) Hibernate
11 21 (8.57%) J2EE
12 16 (6.53%) XHTML
13 15 (6.12%) CSS3
14 14 (5.71%) HTML5
14 14 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (5.71%) Struts
15 11 (4.49%) WPF
15 11 (4.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.73%) Computer Science
1 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.27%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.27%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 7 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (2.45%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.04%) Biology
6 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.63%) iPhone
6 4 (1.63%) iPad
7 3 (1.22%) User Experience
7 3 (1.22%) Life Science
7 3 (1.22%) Biotechnology
7 3 (1.22%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.22%) Statistics
8 2 (0.82%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.82%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.04%) Linux
2 40 (16.33%) UNIX
3 31 (12.65%) Windows
4 12 (4.90%) Android
5 8 (3.27%) AIX
6 7 (2.86%) CentOS
7 6 (2.45%) HPUX
8 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.82%) Solaris
10 2 (0.82%) zOS
10 2 (0.82%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.45%) Software Engineering
3 52 (21.22%) MVC
4 44 (17.96%) TDD
5 32 (13.06%) OO
6 30 (12.24%) OOP
7 21 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 21 (8.57%) BDD
8 20 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 17 (6.94%) CRM
9 17 (6.94%) Web Development
10 11 (4.49%) CQRS
11 10 (4.08%) SOA
12 9 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.27%) Multithreading
13 8 (3.27%) Data Transformation
13 8 (3.27%) ETL
14 7 (2.86%) Scrum
14 7 (2.86%) Pair Programming
14 7 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 108 (44.08%) C#
2 103 (42.04%) SQL
3 95 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 57 (23.27%) Java
5 37 (15.10%) C++
6 30 (12.24%) Python
7 27 (11.02%) C
8 25 (10.20%) Perl
8 25 (10.20%) VB.NET
9 18 (7.35%) PHP
10 15 (6.12%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.90%) T-SQL
12 11 (4.49%) PL/SQL
12 11 (4.49%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.67%) VB
14 8 (3.27%) Groovy
15 7 (2.86%) F#
16 6 (2.45%) GLSL
16 6 (2.45%) MAXScript
16 6 (2.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.86%) MCSD
3 7 (2.86%) MCSE
3 7 (2.86%) MCTS
4 5 (2.04%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.45%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (20.41%) Oracle
2 43 (17.55%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.16%) JBoss
4 9 (3.67%) Perforce
5 5 (2.04%) Zend
6 4 (1.63%) IBM
6 4 (1.63%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.22%) Unisys
7 3 (1.22%) Adobe
8 2 (0.82%) Sun
8 2 (0.82%) CA
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.41%) BMC
9 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
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