The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software 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
Software Programmer
Rank 222 232 248
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 23 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 20
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Software 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% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the East of England region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software 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 Software 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 +5 20 £52,500 +23.52%
Hertfordshire +11 1 - -
Essex -1 1 £24,000 -40.00%
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 41 (89.13%) Software Engineering
2 34 (73.91%) Java
3 27 (58.70%) SQL
4 24 (52.17%) Degree
5 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (43.48%) OOP
6 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.96%) SDLC
8 16 (34.78%) HTML5
8 16 (34.78%) HTML
9 15 (32.61%) J2EE
9 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
10 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
10 13 (28.26%) REST
11 12 (26.09%) OO
12 11 (23.91%) MVC
13 10 (21.74%) Perl
14 9 (19.57%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
15 8 (17.39%) C++
15 8 (17.39%) CSS
15 8 (17.39%) SOAP
15 8 (17.39%) Linux
15 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
15 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
15 8 (17.39%) Node.js
15 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
15 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
15 8 (17.39%) CSS3
15 8 (17.39%) Apache Camel

Software 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 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Informix
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.17%) MSTest
2 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
1 16 (34.78%) HTML5
2 15 (32.61%) J2EE
3 13 (28.26%) REST
4 8 (17.39%) Apache Camel
4 8 (17.39%) CSS
4 8 (17.39%) CSS3
4 8 (17.39%) Node.js
4 8 (17.39%) SOAP
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
6 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.70%) Fintech
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.35%) Informatics
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) Software Engineering
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) OOP
3 17 (36.96%) SDLC
4 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
5 12 (26.09%) OO
6 11 (23.91%) MVC
7 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
10 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
11 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement
11 4 (8.70%) Software Architecture
11 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
12 2 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
12 2 (4.35%) Secure Coding
13 1 (2.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) Perl
5 8 (17.39%) C++
5 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
6 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.04%) Python
7 5 (10.87%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) C
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.17%) Perforce