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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 143 115 175
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 113 179 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.74% 2.37% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.45% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 105 172 94
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,200
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
6255 7311 7749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 96.69% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 6085 6465
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -7 47 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Essex -9 34 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Hertfordshire +1 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bedfordshire +30 9 £33,000 -26.66%
Suffolk -15 2 £29,750 +19.00% 1
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 149 (56.44%) JavaScript
2 126 (47.73%) HTML
3 122 (46.21%) Java
4 97 (36.74%) C#
5 95 (35.98%) SQL Server
6 92 (34.85%) Software Engineering
7 90 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (34.09%) .NET
7 90 (34.09%) SQL
7 90 (34.09%) CSS
8 83 (31.44%) Degree
9 70 (26.52%) ASP.NET
10 63 (23.86%) MVC
11 62 (23.48%) Computer Science
12 60 (22.73%) OOP
13 55 (20.83%) HTML5
14 51 (19.32%) OO
15 49 (18.56%) J2EE
16 46 (17.42%) Oracle
17 45 (17.05%) jQuery
18 42 (15.91%) C++
19 39 (14.77%) Relational Database
20 38 (14.39%) REST
20 38 (14.39%) SDLC
20 38 (14.39%) Python
20 38 (14.39%) Web Development
21 37 (14.02%) Ajax
22 36 (13.64%) Microsoft
22 36 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
23 34 (12.88%) AngularJS

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 34 (12.88%) JBoss
2 33 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 29 (10.98%) WebLogic
4 19 (7.20%) SharePoint
5 17 (6.44%) Tomcat
6 16 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (4.55%) Apache
8 6 (2.27%) CMS
9 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.14%) IIS
10 3 (1.14%) Moodle
10 3 (1.14%) WordPress
11 1 (0.38%) CICS
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
11 1 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.38%) Force.com
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.68%) Internet
2 6 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.14%) IPv4
3 3 (1.14%) IPv6
3 3 (1.14%) SSL
4 2 (0.76%) HTTP
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (35.98%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.77%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.61%) Oracle Database
4 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (6.82%) MySQL
6 10 (3.79%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.65%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.27%) Big Data
8 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.52%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.52%) DB2
9 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.14%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.38%) OpenQM
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.38%) UniData
Development Applications
1 25 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.17%) Subversion
3 10 (3.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.14%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.38%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.38%) Gradle
5 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 20 (7.58%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (3.03%) Banking
4 7 (2.65%) Automotive
4 7 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.52%) Retail
7 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (47.73%) HTML
2 90 (34.09%) .NET
2 90 (34.09%) CSS
3 70 (26.52%) ASP.NET
4 55 (20.83%) HTML5
5 49 (18.56%) J2EE
6 45 (17.05%) jQuery
7 38 (14.39%) REST
8 37 (14.02%) Ajax
9 36 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (12.88%) AngularJS
11 26 (9.85%) Swing
12 25 (9.47%) CSS3
13 20 (7.58%) Java EE
13 20 (7.58%) Web Services
14 16 (6.06%) SOAP
14 16 (6.06%) Spring
15 15 (5.68%) WCF
16 10 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 10 (3.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 62 (23.48%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.92%) Internet of Things
2 13 (4.92%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.03%) User Experience
6 5 (1.89%) Economics
6 5 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.52%) iSeries
8 3 (1.14%) AS400
8 3 (1.14%) Life Science
8 3 (1.14%) VLE
9 2 (0.76%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) Fintech
9 2 (0.76%) NHS
9 2 (0.76%) Telematics
9 2 (0.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.36%) Linux
2 16 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 16 (6.06%) Unix
3 14 (5.30%) Windows
4 10 (3.79%) Android
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.85%) Software Engineering
2 90 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (23.86%) MVC
4 60 (22.73%) OOP
5 51 (19.32%) OO
6 38 (14.39%) SDLC
6 38 (14.39%) Web Development
7 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.85%) Unit Testing
9 23 (8.71%) Scrum
10 22 (8.33%) Open Source
11 15 (5.68%) TDD
12 14 (5.30%) Multithreading
13 11 (4.17%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.17%) Process Improvement
14 10 (3.79%) SOA
15 9 (3.41%) Analytics
16 8 (3.03%) Front End Development
16 8 (3.03%) Full Text Search
16 8 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 149 (56.44%) JavaScript
2 122 (46.21%) Java
3 97 (36.74%) C#
4 90 (34.09%) SQL
5 42 (15.91%) C++
6 38 (14.39%) Python
7 25 (9.47%) PHP
8 24 (9.09%) Perl
9 18 (6.82%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.79%) C
11 7 (2.65%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.65%) RPG
11 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.27%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.14%) COBOL
13 3 (1.14%) Ruby
14 2 (0.76%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.38%) JCL
15 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 83 (31.44%) Degree
2 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.38%) Kibana
1 1 (0.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (17.42%) Oracle
2 36 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.03%) Google
4 5 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.14%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) Siemens
7 1 (0.38%) Wonderware
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