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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 124 101 171
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 124 190 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.99% 2.62% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 2.73% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 182 92
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5973 6968 7360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 96.03% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 5921 5977
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -9 58 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire -14 28 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Essex 0 25 £47,500 +11.76%
Suffolk -5 5 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £33,000 -
Norfolk -28 3 - - 1
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 137 (54.37%) JavaScript
2 115 (45.63%) Java
3 105 (41.67%) HTML
4 98 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 92 (36.51%) C#
6 90 (35.71%) SQL
7 79 (31.35%) .NET
8 78 (30.95%) SQL Server
9 76 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (28.57%) CSS
11 70 (27.78%) Degree
12 59 (23.41%) ASP.NET
12 59 (23.41%) MVC
13 58 (23.02%) OOP
13 58 (23.02%) Computer Science
14 53 (21.03%) OO
15 52 (20.63%) J2EE
16 45 (17.86%) C++
17 43 (17.06%) Oracle
17 43 (17.06%) HTML5
17 43 (17.06%) Relational Database
18 41 (16.27%) Linux
19 38 (15.08%) jQuery
20 35 (13.89%) Python
20 35 (13.89%) SDLC
21 34 (13.49%) REST
22 32 (12.70%) Web Development
23 31 (12.30%) WebSphere
23 31 (12.30%) Ajax
24 29 (11.51%) JBoss

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 31 (12.30%) WebSphere
2 29 (11.51%) JBoss
3 27 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 19 (7.54%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (5.16%) Apache
6 13 (5.16%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.38%) CMS
8 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.19%) Moodle
9 3 (1.19%) WordPress
10 1 (0.40%) CICS
10 1 (0.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (1.19%) GIMP
2 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.76%) Internet
2 9 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.38%) RS-232
3 6 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.19%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.19%) IPv4
4 3 (1.19%) IPv6
4 3 (1.19%) SSL
4 3 (1.19%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.79%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.06%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 19 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.35%) MySQL
6 14 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.97%) Big Data
8 7 (2.78%) DB2
9 6 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.40%) Informix
12 1 (0.40%) OpenQM
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.40%) UniData
Development Applications
1 18 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.17%) Subversion
3 8 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.19%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.19%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.40%) Gradle
6 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.40%) JIRA
6 1 (0.40%) JUnit
6 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.40%) MSTest
6 1 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 28 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (3.17%) Aerospace
3 7 (2.78%) Automotive
4 5 (1.98%) Retail
5 4 (1.59%) Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.19%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (41.67%) HTML
2 79 (31.35%) .NET
3 72 (28.57%) CSS
4 59 (23.41%) ASP.NET
5 52 (20.63%) J2EE
6 43 (17.06%) HTML5
7 38 (15.08%) jQuery
8 34 (13.49%) REST
9 31 (12.30%) Ajax
10 26 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (9.92%) AngularJS
11 25 (9.92%) Swing
12 21 (8.33%) Web Services
13 19 (7.54%) SOAP
14 18 (7.14%) CSS3
15 16 (6.35%) Spring
16 12 (4.76%) WCF
17 10 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 10 (3.97%) Java EE
17 10 (3.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.02%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.95%) Mathematics
3 14 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.97%) User Experience
6 9 (3.57%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.98%) Economics
8 5 (1.98%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (1.59%) Fintech
9 4 (1.59%) iSeries
10 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.19%) Telematics
10 3 (1.19%) VLE
11 2 (0.79%) AS400
11 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.79%) Informatics
11 2 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.27%) Linux
2 18 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 16 (6.35%) Unix
4 14 (5.56%) Android
5 11 (4.37%) Windows
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 76 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (23.41%) MVC
4 58 (23.02%) OOP
5 53 (21.03%) OO
6 35 (13.89%) SDLC
7 32 (12.70%) Web Development
8 26 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 24 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 22 (8.73%) Open Source
11 18 (7.14%) Scrum
12 16 (6.35%) Multithreading
13 13 (5.16%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.37%) Analytics
15 9 (3.57%) SOA
15 9 (3.57%) TDD
16 8 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (2.78%) Computer Vision
17 7 (2.78%) Image Processing
17 7 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (54.37%) JavaScript
2 115 (45.63%) Java
3 92 (36.51%) C#
4 90 (35.71%) SQL
5 45 (17.86%) C++
6 35 (13.89%) Python
7 28 (11.11%) PHP
8 17 (6.75%) Perl
9 10 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.17%) C
11 8 (3.17%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.78%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.38%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.38%) RPG
14 4 (1.59%) Ruby
15 3 (1.19%) COBOL
15 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Kibana
2 1 (0.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (17.06%) Oracle
2 26 (10.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.98%) Google
3 5 (1.98%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.19%) Micro Focus
4 3 (1.19%) Sybase
4 3 (1.19%) Unisys
5 2 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.40%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.40%) Cognos
6 1 (0.40%) EMC
6 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.40%) Facebook
6 1 (0.40%) hybris
6 1 (0.40%) Perforce
6 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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