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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 218 223 251
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 23 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.63% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,750 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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
6109 6970 7472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.42% 96.11% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5211 5899 6136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 19 £53,750 +22.85% 1
Essex +4 3 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Hertfordshire +17 1 - -
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (76.00%) Java
3 30 (60.00%) SQL
4 27 (54.00%) Degree
5 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.00%) OOP
7 19 (38.00%) SDLC
8 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (30.00%) HTML5
10 15 (30.00%) HTML
10 15 (30.00%) J2EE
11 13 (26.00%) Perl
11 13 (26.00%) OO
11 13 (26.00%) REST
12 11 (22.00%) C++
13 10 (20.00%) Linux
13 10 (20.00%) MVC
14 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
15 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
15 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
15 8 (16.00%) Apache Camel
15 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
15 8 (16.00%) Scrum
15 8 (16.00%) Apache
15 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
15 8 (16.00%) Python
15 8 (16.00%) SOAP
16 7 (14.00%) CSS

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 (16.00%) Apache
1 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) Informix
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.00%) MSTest
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
1 15 (30.00%) HTML5
1 15 (30.00%) J2EE
2 13 (26.00%) REST
3 8 (16.00%) Apache Camel
3 8 (16.00%) SOAP
4 7 (14.00%) CSS
4 7 (14.00%) CSS3
4 7 (14.00%) Node.js
5 3 (6.00%) Web Services
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) .NET
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.00%) LINQ
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.00%) Internet of Things
4 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.00%) Fintech
6 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.00%) OOP
3 19 (38.00%) SDLC
4 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (26.00%) OO
7 10 (20.00%) MVC
8 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (16.00%) Scrum
10 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
12 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
12 4 (8.00%) Web Application Development
13 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
14 2 (4.00%) Secure Coding
15 1 (2.00%) Bioinformatics
15 1 (2.00%) High Availability
15 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.00%) Perl
5 11 (22.00%) C++
6 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (16.00%) Python
7 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
8 6 (12.00%) PHP
9 4 (8.00%) C
10 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Perforce
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