The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
UK / England
Rank 362 284 293
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 607 1008 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 1.10% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.14% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 519 893 960
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £61,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Programmer Salary Trend in England

Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
London -22 228 £60,000 - 22
East of England +9 130 £42,500 -2.85% 15
South East -15 112 £45,000 - 16
North West +16 54 £40,000 - 5
South West +34 37 £45,000 +9.75% 3
West Midlands -37 19 £40,000 - 7
Yorkshire -74 18 £30,000 -22.07% 2
East Midlands -25 9 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 453 (36.50%) SQL
2 420 (33.84%) C#
3 407 (32.80%) Java
4 372 (29.98%) JavaScript
4 372 (29.98%) .NET
5 368 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
6 311 (25.06%) HTML
7 286 (23.05%) Software Engineering
8 280 (22.56%) SQL Server
9 277 (22.32%) Degree
10 261 (21.03%) Finance
11 249 (20.06%) MVC
12 239 (19.26%) CSS
13 230 (18.53%) ASP.NET
14 207 (16.68%) Computer Science
15 204 (16.44%) C++
16 199 (16.04%) Linux
17 195 (15.71%) TDD
18 183 (14.75%) OO
19 162 (13.05%) Web Services
20 160 (12.89%) Oracle
21 157 (12.65%) Python
22 146 (11.76%) AngularJS
23 143 (11.52%) Microsoft
24 139 (11.20%) MySQL
24 139 (11.20%) XML
25 124 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
26 118 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC
27 117 (9.43%) WCF
28 113 (9.11%) Banking

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 54 (4.35%) Apache
2 46 (3.71%) JBoss
3 40 (3.22%) Tomcat
4 34 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 34 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 33 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 32 (2.58%) IIS
7 24 (1.93%) Apache Spark
8 23 (1.85%) CICS
9 22 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (1.69%) Umbraco
11 19 (1.53%) SAS
12 17 (1.37%) CMS
13 15 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.05%) NServiceBus
14 13 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.64%) Confluence
17 5 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 71 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.81%) MS Office
3 9 (0.73%) GIMP
4 7 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.40%) InDesign
7 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.081%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.081%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Movex
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.24%) Magento
4 3 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.24%) OpenText Process Suite
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.081%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.081%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.01%) SaaS
4 6 (0.48%) GitHub
4 6 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (0.32%) Heroku
6 3 (0.24%) IaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.16%) Google Play
8 1 (0.081%) G Suite
8 1 (0.081%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.55%) Internet
2 15 (1.21%) DSL
3 14 (1.13%) RS-232
3 14 (1.13%) Skype
4 13 (1.05%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.73%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.48%) DNS
7 6 (0.48%) HTTP
8 4 (0.32%) SMTP
9 3 (0.24%) DHCP
9 3 (0.24%) Firewall
9 3 (0.24%) FTP
9 3 (0.24%) SNMP
10 2 (0.16%) iBeacon
10 2 (0.16%) VoIP
11 1 (0.081%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.081%) LDAP
11 1 (0.081%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 139 (11.20%) MySQL
3 111 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 89 (7.17%) MongoDB
5 87 (7.01%) NoSQL
6 60 (4.83%) Big Data
7 54 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 52 (4.19%) Oracle Database
9 42 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 41 (3.30%) Redis
11 38 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (2.10%) DB2
14 25 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 24 (1.93%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
20 12 (0.97%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 78 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 65 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (5.24%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.66%) Subversion
4 32 (2.58%) Selenium
5 31 (2.50%) JUnit
6 29 (2.34%) Jenkins
6 29 (2.34%) Maven
7 25 (2.01%) SpecFlow
8 20 (1.61%) JIRA
9 16 (1.29%) FxCop
9 16 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (1.29%) StyleCop
10 15 (1.21%) Gradle
11 14 (1.13%) Mockito
11 14 (1.13%) webpack
12 13 (1.05%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.97%) Babel
13 12 (0.97%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 261 (21.03%) Finance
2 113 (9.11%) Banking
3 77 (6.20%) Games
4 52 (4.19%) Investment Banking
5 32 (2.58%) Retail
6 24 (1.93%) Marketing
7 23 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.61%) Publishing
10 19 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.13%) Advertising
12 11 (0.89%) Legal
13 9 (0.73%) Electronics
14 8 (0.64%) Back Office
14 8 (0.64%) Front Office
15 7 (0.56%) Law
16 6 (0.48%) Automotive
17 5 (0.40%) French Language
17 5 (0.40%) Military
18 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (29.98%) .NET
2 311 (25.06%) HTML
3 239 (19.26%) CSS
4 230 (18.53%) ASP.NET
5 162 (13.05%) Web Services
6 146 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 139 (11.20%) XML
8 118 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (9.43%) WCF
10 109 (8.78%) HTML5
11 106 (8.54%) REST
12 104 (8.38%) Spring
13 94 (7.57%) jQuery
14 75 (6.04%) Hibernate
14 75 (6.04%) RESTful
15 74 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 65 (5.24%) JSON
17 61 (4.92%) .NET Framework
17 61 (4.92%) SOAP
18 60 (4.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 207 (16.68%) Computer Science
2 81 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.48%) Mathematics
3 68 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 60 (4.83%) Data Structures
5 55 (4.43%) Fintech
6 51 (4.11%) User Experience
7 49 (3.95%) Derivative
8 45 (3.63%) Algorithms
9 41 (3.30%) Equities
10 38 (3.06%) AS400
11 36 (2.90%) Mainframe
12 35 (2.82%) Fixed Income
13 34 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 33 (2.66%) iSeries
15 30 (2.42%) Client/Server
16 29 (2.34%) OTC Derivatives
17 28 (2.26%) Data Integration
18 23 (1.85%) Hedge funds
19 22 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 199 (16.04%) Linux
2 101 (8.14%) Unix
3 88 (7.09%) Windows
4 87 (7.01%) Apple iOS
5 77 (6.20%) Android
6 9 (0.73%) MVS
6 9 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.16%) zOS
10 1 (0.081%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.081%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (23.05%) Software Engineering
3 249 (20.06%) MVC
4 195 (15.71%) TDD
5 183 (14.75%) OO
6 124 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (7.74%) Scrum
7 96 (7.74%) SDLC
8 85 (6.85%) Analytics
9 82 (6.61%) OOP
10 79 (6.37%) Multithreading
11 76 (6.12%) Mentoring
12 72 (5.80%) SOA
13 69 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 57 (4.59%) Open Source
15 55 (4.43%) iOS Development
16 52 (4.19%) Microservices
16 52 (4.19%) Web Development
17 51 (4.11%) Android Development
18 50 (4.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 453 (36.50%) SQL
2 420 (33.84%) C#
3 407 (32.80%) Java
4 372 (29.98%) JavaScript
5 204 (16.44%) C++
6 157 (12.65%) Python
7 72 (5.80%) Perl
8 70 (5.64%) C
9 68 (5.48%) PHP
9 68 (5.48%) Scala
10 51 (4.11%) Haskell
11 49 (3.95%) VB.NET
12 46 (3.71%) Objective-C
13 44 (3.55%) Apple Swift
14 41 (3.30%) F#
15 37 (2.98%) RPG
16 36 (2.90%) PL/SQL
17 32 (2.58%) OCaml
17 32 (2.58%) VB
18 30 (2.42%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 277 (22.32%) Degree
2 26 (2.10%) PhD
3 14 (1.13%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.32%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.081%) PMP
7 1 (0.081%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.081%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.90%) QA
2 15 (1.21%) SLA
3 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) SDET
6 1 (0.081%) Basel III
6 1 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 23 (1.85%) Docker
2 5 (0.40%) LXC
2 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.081%) ACF2
4 1 (0.081%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.081%) GridGain
4 1 (0.081%) HDFS
4 1 (0.081%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (1.21%) Ansible
2 12 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.97%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.24%) Control-M
4 3 (0.24%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.081%) Salt
6 1 (0.081%) Terraform
6 1 (0.081%) zSecure
Vendors
1 160 (12.89%) Oracle
2 143 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 23 (1.85%) Adobe
4 22 (1.77%) IBM
5 16 (1.29%) Google
6 15 (1.21%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.13%) Perforce
8 13 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 10 (0.81%) SAP
10 9 (0.73%) Apple
10 9 (0.73%) Sybase
11 8 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.56%) Infor
12 7 (0.56%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.56%) Unisys
12 7 (0.56%) webMethods
13 6 (0.48%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.48%) Splunk
14 5 (0.40%) Cloudera
14 5 (0.40%) Telerik
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