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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 121 107 179
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 129 178 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.03% 2.50% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.58% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 125 153 92
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6139 6894 7675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.66% 96.84% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 5730 6280
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -4 53 £41,250 -2.94% 6
Hertfordshire -23 37 £52,500 +31.25%
Essex +5 25 £52,500 +31.71%
Suffolk -7 7 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Norfolk -21 3 £27,000 -36.47% 1
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 131 (51.57%) JavaScript
2 99 (38.98%) HTML
3 96 (37.80%) Java
4 95 (37.40%) C#
5 83 (32.68%) .NET
6 80 (31.50%) MVC
7 79 (31.10%) Software Engineering
8 78 (30.71%) SQL Server
9 76 (29.92%) Degree
10 73 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (27.17%) SQL
11 69 (27.17%) CSS
12 67 (26.38%) ASP.NET
13 64 (25.20%) Computer Science
14 51 (20.08%) C++
15 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (17.72%) OOP
16 41 (16.14%) OO
17 40 (15.75%) HTML5
18 38 (14.96%) Python
18 38 (14.96%) AngularJS
18 38 (14.96%) Relational Database
19 36 (14.17%) Linux
20 35 (13.78%) J2EE
20 35 (13.78%) Finance
21 34 (13.39%) Web Development
22 33 (12.99%) Oracle
23 30 (11.81%) WCF
24 28 (11.02%) WebSphere
25 26 (10.24%) 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 28 (11.02%) WebSphere
2 26 (10.24%) JBoss
3 24 (9.45%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.12%) Apache
5 8 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.15%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.76%) CMS
6 7 (2.76%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.18%) SAS
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.79%) WordPress
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) GIMP
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.39%) Force.com
4 1 (0.39%) G Suite
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) RS-232
2 13 (5.12%) Internet
3 12 (4.72%) Ethernet
4 9 (3.54%) Wireshark
5 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.97%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.79%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.79%) IPv4
7 2 (0.79%) IPv6
8 1 (0.39%) HTTP
8 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.96%) Relational Database
3 23 (9.06%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.54%) MySQL
6 8 (3.15%) DB2
6 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.76%) Big Data
7 7 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.79%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.79%) DocumentDB
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.39%) Informix
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.39%) UniData
Development Applications
1 15 (5.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.15%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.76%) Grunt
4 7 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.76%) Selenium
5 6 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.97%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.97%) Subversion
7 2 (0.79%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.79%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.79%) MSTest
7 2 (0.79%) NUnit
7 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.79%) webpack
8 1 (0.39%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.39%) Gradle
8 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (13.78%) Finance
2 8 (3.15%) Retail
3 7 (2.76%) Banking
4 5 (1.97%) Military
4 5 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.57%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (0.79%) Automotive
7 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.79%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (38.98%) HTML
2 83 (32.68%) .NET
3 69 (27.17%) CSS
4 67 (26.38%) ASP.NET
5 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (15.75%) HTML5
7 38 (14.96%) AngularJS
8 35 (13.78%) J2EE
9 30 (11.81%) WCF
10 25 (9.84%) REST
11 23 (9.06%) Ajax
11 23 (9.06%) Web Services
12 22 (8.66%) Swing
13 21 (8.27%) CSS3
13 21 (8.27%) jQuery
14 20 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 19 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (7.48%) SOAP
16 16 (6.30%) SignalR
17 13 (5.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (25.20%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.12%) User Experience
4 10 (3.94%) Internet of Things
5 9 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.15%) Informatics
6 8 (3.15%) NHS
7 7 (2.76%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.76%) Spread Betting
8 6 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.36%) Fintech
9 4 (1.57%) iSeries
9 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.79%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.79%) iPad
10 2 (0.79%) Physics
10 2 (0.79%) Telematics
10 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.17%) Linux
2 18 (7.09%) Windows
3 11 (4.33%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.54%) Android
4 9 (3.54%) Unix
5 3 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.50%) MVC
2 79 (31.10%) Software Engineering
3 73 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (17.72%) OOP
5 41 (16.14%) OO
6 34 (13.39%) Web Development
7 26 (10.24%) SDLC
8 25 (9.84%) E-Commerce
8 25 (9.84%) Open Source
9 23 (9.06%) Unit Testing
10 17 (6.69%) Workflow
11 16 (6.30%) TDD
12 15 (5.91%) Multithreading
13 14 (5.51%) Analytics
13 14 (5.51%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.51%) Scrum
14 11 (4.33%) SOA
15 10 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (3.15%) Bioinformatics
16 8 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 131 (51.57%) JavaScript
2 96 (37.80%) Java
3 95 (37.40%) C#
4 69 (27.17%) SQL
5 51 (20.08%) C++
6 38 (14.96%) Python
7 25 (9.84%) PHP
8 20 (7.87%) Perl
9 16 (6.30%) C
10 9 (3.54%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.76%) Embedded C++
11 7 (2.76%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.97%) RPG
13 5 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.57%) Ruby
15 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.79%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 76 (29.92%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) PhD
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.12%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Kibana
2 1 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (12.99%) Oracle
2 19 (7.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.76%) Unisys
4 5 (1.97%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.57%) Sybase
6 2 (0.79%) EMC
6 2 (0.79%) Google
6 2 (0.79%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.39%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.39%) hybris
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) Perforce
7 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.39%) SAP
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