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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 344 286 237
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 770 1135 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 1.11% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.16% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 704 982 1273
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
UK

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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 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
London -45 296 £55,000 +1.85% 17
South East -58 147 £40,000 - 9
East of England -26 120 £45,000 +12.50% 18
North West +25 51 £40,000 +12.72% 4
West Midlands -13 46 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Yorkshire +14 43 £35,000 -6.66% 6
South West -5 42 £35,000 -16.66% 6
East Midlands -8 17 £40,000 +9.58% 10
North East +3 6 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 699 (42.96%) SQL
2 687 (42.22%) C#
3 610 (37.49%) .NET
4 541 (33.25%) JavaScript
5 503 (30.92%) HTML
6 479 (29.44%) SQL Server
7 478 (29.38%) Java
8 464 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
9 400 (24.59%) MVC
10 384 (23.60%) Software Engineering
11 374 (22.99%) Degree
12 373 (22.93%) ASP.NET
13 372 (22.86%) CSS
14 343 (21.08%) C++
15 336 (20.65%) Finance
16 271 (16.66%) Computer Science
17 255 (15.67%) OO
18 234 (14.38%) TDD
19 231 (14.20%) Oracle
20 214 (13.15%) Linux
21 202 (12.42%) jQuery
22 201 (12.35%) Microsoft
23 199 (12.23%) Python
24 197 (12.11%) Web Services
25 174 (10.69%) HTML5
26 170 (10.45%) AngularJS
27 167 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
28 152 (9.34%) XML
28 152 (9.34%) WCF
29 150 (9.22%) OOP

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 65 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 65 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 55 (3.38%) JBoss
3 45 (2.77%) IIS
4 43 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 40 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 37 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 34 (2.09%) CMS
7 34 (2.09%) WebLogic
8 29 (1.78%) Apache
9 28 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (1.66%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (1.29%) SAS
12 12 (0.74%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.49%) CICS
13 8 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.31%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 105 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.25%) 3ds Max
4 4 (0.25%) MS Project
5 3 (0.18%) MS Office
5 3 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.061%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.25%) Magento
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.12%) Odoo
5 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.061%) Exstream
5 1 (0.061%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.061%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.061%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.60%) GitHub
4 23 (1.41%) SaaS
5 17 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.12%) Office 365
10 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.061%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.061%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.061%) Force.com
11 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.061%) Google Play
11 1 (0.061%) Heroku
11 1 (0.061%) IaaS
11 1 (0.061%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.15%) Internet
2 21 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.92%) FTP
3 15 (0.92%) HTTP
4 10 (0.61%) DNS
4 10 (0.61%) Firewall
5 8 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.18%) IPv4
6 3 (0.18%) IPv6
6 3 (0.18%) SSL
7 2 (0.12%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.12%) RS-232
7 2 (0.12%) SMTP
7 2 (0.12%) SNA
8 1 (0.061%) Intranet
8 1 (0.061%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (29.44%) SQL Server
2 140 (8.60%) MySQL
3 102 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 80 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 59 (3.63%) MongoDB
5 59 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (3.32%) Hadoop
6 54 (3.32%) Oracle Database
7 49 (3.01%) Redis
8 45 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (2.27%) Big Data
13 35 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (1.54%) DB2
16 23 (1.41%) RDBMS
17 18 (1.11%) Data Mining
17 18 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 146 (8.97%) Visual Studio
2 121 (7.44%) Git (software)
3 72 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (4.00%) Subversion
5 46 (2.83%) JUnit
6 40 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 29 (1.78%) Maven
8 27 (1.66%) Selenium
9 24 (1.48%) JIRA
9 24 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 22 (1.35%) SpecFlow
11 20 (1.23%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.17%) Mockito
13 18 (1.11%) Cucumber
14 15 (0.92%) Mercurial
15 12 (0.74%) FxCop
15 12 (0.74%) NUnit
15 12 (0.74%) StyleCop
16 11 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 336 (20.65%) Finance
2 122 (7.50%) Banking
3 97 (5.96%) Games
4 52 (3.20%) Marketing
5 51 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.09%) Retail
8 32 (1.97%) Front Office
9 27 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.35%) Legal
11 16 (0.98%) Back Office
12 15 (0.92%) Advertising
13 13 (0.80%) Law
13 13 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.68%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.68%) Automotive
15 7 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.31%) Electronics
17 3 (0.18%) French Language
18 2 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 610 (37.49%) .NET
2 503 (30.92%) HTML
3 373 (22.93%) ASP.NET
4 372 (22.86%) CSS
5 202 (12.42%) jQuery
6 197 (12.11%) Web Services
7 174 (10.69%) HTML5
8 170 (10.45%) AngularJS
9 167 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 152 (9.34%) WCF
10 152 (9.34%) XML
11 126 (7.74%) Spring
12 114 (7.01%) .NET Framework
13 102 (6.27%) WPF
14 100 (6.15%) REST
15 98 (6.02%) Hibernate
16 81 (4.98%) Ajax
17 79 (4.86%) Entity Framework
18 77 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 74 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 271 (16.66%) Computer Science
2 95 (5.84%) Mathematics
3 79 (4.86%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.73%) Hedge funds
5 76 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (4.24%) iSeries
7 66 (4.06%) Derivative
8 59 (3.63%) AS400
8 59 (3.63%) User Experience
9 56 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 51 (3.13%) Fixed Income
11 47 (2.89%) Equities
12 45 (2.77%) Algorithms
13 43 (2.64%) Visualisation
14 42 (2.58%) Client/Server
15 39 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (1.84%) OTC Derivatives
17 28 (1.72%) Physics
18 25 (1.54%) Data Structures
19 17 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 214 (13.15%) Linux
2 147 (9.04%) Unix
3 129 (7.93%) Windows
4 66 (4.06%) Apple iOS
5 63 (3.87%) Android
6 11 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.25%) zOS
10 3 (0.18%) OS/400
10 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.12%) MVS
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (24.59%) MVC
3 384 (23.60%) Software Engineering
4 255 (15.67%) OO
5 234 (14.38%) TDD
6 150 (9.22%) OOP
7 137 (8.42%) Multithreading
8 130 (7.99%) Scrum
9 129 (7.93%) SDLC
10 118 (7.25%) Web Development
11 114 (7.01%) Unit Testing
12 98 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (4.98%) SOA
14 79 (4.86%) Mentoring
15 65 (4.00%) Analytics
16 62 (3.81%) Open Source
17 60 (3.69%) E-Commerce
18 55 (3.38%) SOLID
19 49 (3.01%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (2.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 699 (42.96%) SQL
2 687 (42.22%) C#
3 541 (33.25%) JavaScript
4 478 (29.38%) Java
5 343 (21.08%) C++
6 199 (12.23%) Python
7 98 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 90 (5.53%) RPG
9 87 (5.35%) PHP
10 85 (5.22%) T-SQL
11 77 (4.73%) PL/SQL
12 76 (4.67%) C
13 60 (3.69%) Perl
14 48 (2.95%) RPG IV
15 44 (2.70%) Scala
16 32 (1.97%) Objective-C
17 30 (1.84%) F#
17 30 (1.84%) Haskell
18 28 (1.72%) Ruby
19 26 (1.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 374 (22.99%) Degree
2 20 (1.23%) PhD
3 18 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.92%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.43%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.31%) MCSD
7 4 (0.25%) HND
8 1 (0.061%) MCTS
8 1 (0.061%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.061%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.061%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.72%) QA
2 9 (0.55%) SLA
3 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.25%) HL7
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.061%) MiFID
7 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (1.60%) Docker
2 9 (0.55%) HDFS
3 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.18%) LXC
5 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (0.12%) RACF
5 2 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.061%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 14 (0.86%) Ansible
2 9 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.49%) Puppet
4 6 (0.37%) Salt
5 3 (0.18%) logstash
6 2 (0.12%) Kibana
7 1 (0.061%) Control-M
7 1 (0.061%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.061%) Mesos
Vendors
1 231 (14.20%) Oracle
2 201 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (1.23%) Google
4 17 (1.04%) Telerik
5 14 (0.86%) Tableau
6 11 (0.68%) Infor
7 10 (0.61%) Adobe
7 10 (0.61%) IFS
7 10 (0.61%) Perforce
7 10 (0.61%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.55%) Cognos
9 8 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.43%) SAP
10 7 (0.43%) Sybase
10 7 (0.43%) webMethods
11 5 (0.31%) Autodesk
11 5 (0.31%) IBM
11 5 (0.31%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.25%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.18%) Micro Focus
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, healthcare, flexitime and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + very good benefits (see advert)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sealed Envelope Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago