The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 259 243 238
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 22 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 18
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +23 14 £32,000 -9.85%
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -14 1 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 27 (65.85%) C++
2 19 (46.34%) Ethernet
3 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
4 10 (24.39%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) .NET
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 6 (14.63%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Finance
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle
9 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.76%) UNIX
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) XML
9 4 (9.76%) VB
9 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (7.32%) JSON
10 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (7.32%) HTML5

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Informix
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Xcode
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
4 4 (9.76%) XML
5 3 (7.32%) JSON
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) FFmpeg
5 3 (7.32%) LAMP
6 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) WPF
6 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.44%) RESTful
7 1 (2.44%) Bing Maps
7 1 (2.44%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (2.44%) Core Animation
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) CGI
7 1 (2.44%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.44%) XSL
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) MPEG
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
3 3 (7.32%) HPUX
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.76%) CRM
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.32%) Network Design
3 3 (7.32%) RAD
3 3 (7.32%) MVC
4 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.44%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.44%) Video Processing
5 1 (2.44%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (2.44%) Web Development
5 1 (2.44%) OOP
5 1 (2.44%) OO
5 1 (2.44%) Analytics
5 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C++
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) VB
6 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) XAML
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) VC++
7 2 (4.88%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) C
8 1 (2.44%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) Pascal
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Delphi
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Veeam
4 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.44%) Apple