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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 233 243 245
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 20 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.42% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 44
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6163 6974 7763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.79% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5025 5824 6352
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 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 +3 13 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Essex +15 6 £32,000 +33.33% 2
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 4 December 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 32 (74.42%) Software Engineering
2 31 (72.09%) Java
3 26 (60.47%) Degree
4 25 (58.14%) SQL
5 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
5 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
6 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) Perl
7 14 (32.56%) HTML
7 14 (32.56%) OOP
7 14 (32.56%) HTML5
8 12 (27.91%) SDLC
8 12 (27.91%) Unit Testing
9 11 (25.58%) MVC
10 10 (23.26%) REST
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) Python
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
12 8 (18.60%) Objective-C
12 8 (18.60%) CSS3
12 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (18.60%) QA
12 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) C++
14 6 (13.95%) SOAP
14 6 (13.95%) J2EE
14 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
14 6 (13.95%) OO
14 6 (13.95%) Bioinformatics

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 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
1 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.33%) MSTest
2 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
1 14 (32.56%) HTML5
2 10 (23.26%) REST
3 8 (18.60%) CSS
3 8 (18.60%) CSS3
4 6 (13.95%) Apache Camel
4 6 (13.95%) J2EE
4 6 (13.95%) Node.js
4 6 (13.95%) SOAP
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) D3.js
6 1 (2.33%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.33%) LINQ
6 1 (2.33%) WCF
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Fintech
2 6 (13.95%) Informatics
3 4 (9.30%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Software Engineering
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) OOP
4 12 (27.91%) SDLC
4 12 (27.91%) Unit Testing
5 11 (25.58%) MVC
6 9 (20.93%) Scrum
7 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.95%) Bioinformatics
8 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.95%) OO
8 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
10 4 (9.30%) Multithreaded Programming
11 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.33%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (32.56%) Perl
5 9 (20.93%) Python
6 8 (18.60%) Objective-C
7 7 (16.28%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.30%) C
8 4 (9.30%) PHP
9 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.33%) C#
10 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle
1 1 (2.33%) Perforce
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