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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
UK / England
Rank 389 314 292
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 568 984 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 1.03% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.06% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 482 878 976
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -3 230 £60,000 - 31
East of England -1 108 £45,000 - 10
South East -33 85 £45,000 +3.44% 11
North West +11 52 £40,000 +11.11% 3
South West +34 39 £45,000 +9.75% 2
Yorkshire -28 23 £37,000 -1.33% 3
West Midlands -44 21 £36,500 +4.28% 5
East Midlands -26 10 £41,500 +12.16% 2
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 403 (35.44%) SQL
2 382 (33.60%) Java
3 367 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
4 348 (30.61%) JavaScript
5 343 (30.17%) C#
6 307 (27.00%) .NET
7 297 (26.12%) HTML
8 267 (23.48%) Software Engineering
9 243 (21.37%) Finance
10 231 (20.32%) Degree
11 230 (20.23%) CSS
12 227 (19.96%) SQL Server
13 211 (18.56%) MVC
14 192 (16.89%) TDD
15 191 (16.80%) ASP.NET
16 178 (15.66%) OO
17 176 (15.48%) Computer Science
18 152 (13.37%) Oracle
19 150 (13.19%) Linux
20 148 (13.02%) Web Services
21 147 (12.93%) MySQL
22 143 (12.58%) AngularJS
23 142 (12.49%) C++
24 131 (11.52%) Python
25 127 (11.17%) Microsoft
26 113 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
27 112 (9.85%) Spring
28 107 (9.41%) Banking
29 106 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
30 104 (9.15%) HTML5

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 (4.75%) Apache
2 46 (4.05%) JBoss
3 40 (3.52%) Tomcat
4 30 (2.64%) WebLogic
4 30 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 24 (2.11%) CICS
5 24 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.11%) Umbraco
6 23 (2.02%) CMS
7 20 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 18 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.41%) SAS
10 15 (1.32%) IIS
10 15 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (1.06%) NServiceBus
12 8 (0.70%) Confluence
13 7 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 53 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.06%) MS Office
3 10 (0.88%) GIMP
4 6 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.44%) InDesign
5 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.18%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.088%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.44%) Movex
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.26%) OpenText Process Suite
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle ASCP
5 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP VC
7 1 (0.088%) Magento
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.088%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.29%) SaaS
4 6 (0.53%) GitHub
5 4 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (0.35%) Heroku
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.18%) Google Play
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.088%) G Suite
7 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.66%) Internet
2 21 (1.85%) DSL
3 20 (1.76%) Skype
4 12 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 12 (1.06%) RS-232
5 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.79%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.53%) DNS
7 6 (0.53%) HTTP
8 4 (0.35%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.35%) iBeacon
8 4 (0.35%) SMTP
9 3 (0.26%) DHCP
9 3 (0.26%) FTP
9 3 (0.26%) SNMP
10 2 (0.18%) VoIP
11 1 (0.088%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.088%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.088%) LDAP
11 1 (0.088%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 147 (12.93%) MySQL
3 104 (9.15%) Relational Database
4 91 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 85 (7.48%) MongoDB
6 59 (5.19%) Big Data
7 52 (4.57%) Oracle Database
8 51 (4.49%) Hadoop
9 41 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (3.17%) Redis
11 30 (2.64%) DB2
12 29 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 23 (2.02%) RDBMS
14 19 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.06%) Blockchain
18 11 (0.97%) Base SAS
19 10 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 74 (6.51%) Git (software)
2 42 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (3.52%) Visual Studio
4 38 (3.34%) Jenkins
5 37 (3.25%) Maven
5 37 (3.25%) Selenium
6 33 (2.90%) JUnit
7 25 (2.20%) Subversion
8 22 (1.93%) Gradle
9 18 (1.58%) Mockito
10 17 (1.50%) Ant
10 17 (1.50%) JIRA
10 17 (1.50%) SpecFlow
11 15 (1.32%) FxCop
11 15 (1.32%) StyleCop
12 14 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (1.23%) webpack
13 12 (1.06%) Babel
13 12 (1.06%) Codeship
13 12 (1.06%) Protractor
General
1 243 (21.37%) Finance
2 107 (9.41%) Banking
3 54 (4.75%) Games
4 46 (4.05%) Investment Banking
5 39 (3.43%) Retail
6 36 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.73%) Marketing
8 21 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.76%) Publishing
10 17 (1.50%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.32%) Front Office
12 13 (1.14%) Advertising
13 10 (0.88%) Electronics
14 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.44%) Automotive
15 5 (0.44%) Back Office
16 4 (0.35%) Law
17 3 (0.26%) Legal
17 3 (0.26%) Military
18 2 (0.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (27.00%) .NET
2 297 (26.12%) HTML
3 230 (20.23%) CSS
4 191 (16.80%) ASP.NET
5 148 (13.02%) Web Services
6 143 (12.58%) AngularJS
7 112 (9.85%) Spring
8 106 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 104 (9.15%) HTML5
10 102 (8.97%) WCF
11 90 (7.92%) REST
12 83 (7.30%) Hibernate
13 81 (7.12%) XML
14 78 (6.86%) jQuery
15 68 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 65 (5.72%) .NET Framework
16 65 (5.72%) RESTful
17 61 (5.36%) Node.js
18 53 (4.66%) J2EE
19 52 (4.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 176 (15.48%) Computer Science
2 94 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (7.21%) Mobile App
4 74 (6.51%) Fintech
5 72 (6.33%) Data Structures
6 51 (4.49%) User Experience
7 48 (4.22%) AS400
8 46 (4.05%) Derivative
9 43 (3.78%) Algorithms
10 41 (3.61%) iSeries
11 38 (3.34%) Equities
12 34 (2.99%) Mainframe
13 31 (2.73%) Fixed Income
13 31 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (2.46%) Client/Server
15 27 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (2.29%) OTC Derivatives
17 22 (1.93%) mHealth
18 15 (1.32%) Spread Betting
19 14 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 150 (13.19%) Linux
2 100 (8.80%) Apple iOS
3 92 (8.09%) Android
4 89 (7.83%) Windows
5 69 (6.07%) Unix
6 10 (0.88%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.79%) MVS
8 5 (0.44%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.088%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.088%) Solaris
12 1 (0.088%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (23.48%) Software Engineering
3 211 (18.56%) MVC
4 192 (16.89%) TDD
5 178 (15.66%) OO
6 113 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (8.62%) Scrum
8 82 (7.21%) Unit Testing
9 80 (7.04%) Analytics
10 79 (6.95%) Mentoring
11 78 (6.86%) SDLC
12 76 (6.68%) OOP
13 68 (5.98%) iOS Development
14 65 (5.72%) Android Development
14 65 (5.72%) Mathematics
15 61 (5.36%) Multithreading
16 59 (5.19%) E-Commerce
16 59 (5.19%) SOA
17 58 (5.10%) Microservices
18 56 (4.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 403 (35.44%) SQL
2 382 (33.60%) Java
3 348 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 343 (30.17%) C#
5 142 (12.49%) C++
6 131 (11.52%) Python
7 69 (6.07%) Scala
8 65 (5.72%) Perl
9 63 (5.54%) PHP
10 61 (5.36%) C
11 53 (4.66%) Apple Swift
11 53 (4.66%) Objective-C
12 49 (4.31%) RPG
12 49 (4.31%) VB.NET
13 45 (3.96%) Haskell
14 38 (3.34%) F#
15 37 (3.25%) PL/SQL
16 34 (2.99%) OCaml
17 29 (2.55%) COBOL
17 29 (2.55%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 231 (20.32%) Degree
2 23 (2.02%) PhD
3 10 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.35%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.26%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.088%) PMP
8 1 (0.088%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.25%) QA
2 9 (0.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.18%) HL7
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) SDET
6 1 (0.088%) Basel III
6 1 (0.088%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (1.41%) Docker
2 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.18%) LXC
4 1 (0.088%) ACF2
4 1 (0.088%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.088%) GridGain
4 1 (0.088%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (1.41%) Ansible
2 12 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.06%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.44%) Terraform
5 4 (0.35%) Kibana
5 4 (0.35%) logstash
5 4 (0.35%) Packer
6 3 (0.26%) Control-M
7 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.088%) Puppet
8 1 (0.088%) zSecure
Vendors
1 152 (13.37%) Oracle
2 127 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.81%) IBM
4 19 (1.67%) SAP
5 17 (1.50%) Xamarin
6 16 (1.41%) Google
7 14 (1.23%) Adobe
7 14 (1.23%) TIBCO
8 11 (0.97%) Apple
9 10 (0.88%) Sybase
10 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.79%) Sun
11 7 (0.62%) Infor
12 6 (0.53%) ATG
12 6 (0.53%) Splunk
13 5 (0.44%) EMC
13 5 (0.44%) Perforce
13 5 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.44%) Solace
13 5 (0.44%) Telerik
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum HIGHLY COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + career progress and training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + Remote Working, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 5% Pension, 25 Days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45k + 3% Pension, 24 days and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10 % Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10% Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary up to 32k + very good benefits (see advert)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago