The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 197 192 206
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1596 1479 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.45% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.54% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1281 1338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
UK

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 23 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 679 £55,000 +10.00% 51
South East +2 365 £45,000 +20.00% 26
East of England -67 105 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East Midlands +22 95 £35,000 +4.47% 1
South West -1 95 £40,000 +14.28% 9
North West +3 89 £35,000 +12.90% 4
West Midlands -6 88 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Yorkshire -63 47 £38,750 +19.23% 6
North East - 47 £27,500 - 6
Midlands +11 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Programmer
UK

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 1531 (43.64%) C#
2 1422 (40.54%) .NET
3 1316 (37.51%) SQL
4 1138 (32.44%) JavaScript
5 1043 (29.73%) HTML
6 1037 (29.56%) Java
7 932 (26.57%) SQL Server
8 883 (25.17%) ASP.NET
9 876 (24.97%) CSS
10 779 (22.21%) MVC
11 770 (21.95%) Finance
12 768 (21.89%) Software Engineering
13 707 (20.15%) Degree
14 595 (16.96%) C++
15 583 (16.62%) jQuery
16 575 (16.39%) Microsoft
17 574 (16.36%) OO
18 557 (15.88%) TDD
19 522 (14.88%) Web Services
20 518 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
21 510 (14.54%) Linux
22 491 (14.00%) XML
23 476 (13.57%) Oracle
24 449 (12.80%) Computer Science
25 369 (10.52%) UNIX
26 350 (9.98%) MySQL
27 340 (9.69%) PHP
28 328 (9.35%) Windows
29 316 (9.01%) HTML5
30 312 (8.89%) Scrum

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 173 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 98 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 96 (2.74%) Apache
4 86 (2.45%) CMS
5 78 (2.22%) Node.js
6 73 (2.08%) SAS
7 60 (1.71%) Drupal
8 59 (1.68%) IIS
9 35 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 32 (0.91%) WordPress
11 28 (0.80%) NServiceBus
12 25 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
13 23 (0.66%) Umbraco
13 23 (0.66%) MQSeries
14 21 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 20 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 17 (0.48%) nginx
16 17 (0.48%) Confluence
16 17 (0.48%) WebLogic
17 16 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 230 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.45%) MS Office
3 37 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.26%) SPSS
7 7 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.14%) Mingle
8 5 (0.14%) PrintSoft PReS
9 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.11%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.086%) MS Project
10 3 (0.086%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.057%) Simulink
11 2 (0.057%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.057%) Maya
12 1 (0.029%) Stata
12 1 (0.029%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.31%) Magento
3 11 (0.31%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.17%) Misys Midas
8 5 (0.14%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.086%) ProductWriter
11 2 (0.057%) Misys Equation
11 2 (0.057%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.057%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.057%) Lawson
12 1 (0.029%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 47 (1.34%) SaaS
2 31 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (0.66%) PaaS
4 15 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.37%) GitHub
6 11 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.11%) Office 365
9 3 (0.086%) IaaS
10 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.029%) Force.com
10 1 (0.029%) Heroku
10 1 (0.029%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.99%) Internet
2 35 (1.00%) HTTP
3 32 (0.91%) CTI
4 28 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.71%) SMTP
6 21 (0.60%) Ethernet
7 15 (0.43%) Intranet
8 10 (0.29%) Broadband
9 8 (0.23%) SSH
10 6 (0.17%) DNS
11 5 (0.14%) AMQP
12 4 (0.11%) Modbus
12 4 (0.11%) Profibus
12 4 (0.11%) Extranet
12 4 (0.11%) RTP
12 4 (0.11%) SNMP
13 3 (0.086%) ATM
13 3 (0.086%) RFID
14 2 (0.057%) Firewall
14 2 (0.057%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 932 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 350 (9.98%) MySQL
3 213 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 162 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 118 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 110 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 89 (2.54%) Big Data
8 86 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 85 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 78 (2.22%) NoSQL
11 77 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
12 76 (2.17%) Oracle Database
13 64 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 59 (1.68%) MongoDB
15 43 (1.23%) Informix
16 41 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
17 40 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
17 40 (1.14%) Hadoop
18 37 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
19 36 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 201 (5.73%) Visual Studio
2 177 (5.05%) Subversion
3 158 (4.50%) Git (software)
4 104 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 84 (2.39%) Eclipse
6 82 (2.34%) JUnit
7 78 (2.22%) JIRA
8 72 (2.05%) NUnit
9 67 (1.91%) Maven
10 66 (1.88%) Ant
11 63 (1.80%) Jenkins
12 37 (1.05%) TeamCity
13 26 (0.74%) PHPUnit
14 23 (0.66%) Selenium
15 17 (0.48%) Mercurial
15 17 (0.48%) SoapUI
15 17 (0.48%) FishEye
15 17 (0.48%) SpecFlow
16 16 (0.46%) Moq
17 15 (0.43%) VisualVM
General
1 770 (21.95%) Finance
2 255 (7.27%) Banking
3 194 (5.53%) Games
4 132 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 128 (3.65%) Marketing
6 116 (3.31%) Retail
7 58 (1.65%) Advertising
8 50 (1.43%) Front Office
9 49 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 48 (1.37%) Telecoms
11 39 (1.11%) Publishing
12 36 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 31 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.37%) Back Office
14 13 (0.37%) Law
15 12 (0.34%) Electronics
16 10 (0.29%) Legal
17 9 (0.26%) Automotive
17 9 (0.26%) French Language
18 7 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1422 (40.54%) .NET
2 1043 (29.73%) HTML
3 883 (25.17%) ASP.NET
4 876 (24.97%) CSS
5 583 (16.62%) jQuery
6 522 (14.88%) Web Services
7 491 (14.00%) XML
8 316 (9.01%) HTML5
9 286 (8.15%) Ajax
10 268 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 266 (7.58%) Spring
12 244 (6.96%) WCF
13 233 (6.64%) .NET Framework
14 210 (5.99%) WPF
15 190 (5.42%) J2EE
16 183 (5.22%) CSS3
17 179 (5.10%) SOAP
18 155 (4.42%) JSON
19 147 (4.19%) Hibernate
20 128 (3.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 449 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 222 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 169 (4.82%) Open Source
4 126 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 102 (2.91%) Client/Server
6 89 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 89 (2.54%) Derivative
7 64 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 61 (1.74%) Fixed Income
9 60 (1.71%) Statistics
10 53 (1.51%) Physics
11 52 (1.48%) Equities
12 50 (1.43%) Social Media
13 45 (1.28%) AS400
14 42 (1.20%) N-Tier
15 41 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
16 37 (1.05%) Hedge funds
17 36 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
18 30 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
18 30 (0.86%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 510 (14.54%) Linux
2 369 (10.52%) UNIX
3 328 (9.35%) Windows
4 182 (5.19%) Android
5 170 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 21 (0.60%) AIX
7 19 (0.54%) HPUX
8 12 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.23%) Debian
12 7 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.20%) Solaris
12 7 (0.20%) VME
13 5 (0.14%) Scientific Linux
13 5 (0.14%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (22.21%) MVC
2 768 (21.89%) Software Engineering
3 574 (16.36%) OO
4 557 (15.88%) TDD
5 518 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
6 312 (8.89%) Scrum
7 281 (8.01%) Multithreading
8 268 (7.64%) OOP
9 206 (5.87%) E-Commerce
10 176 (5.02%) Web Development
11 170 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
12 144 (4.10%) Unit Testing
13 138 (3.93%) SOA
14 115 (3.28%) BDD
15 90 (2.57%) iOS Development
16 86 (2.45%) System Testing
17 85 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
18 81 (2.31%) Analytics
19 79 (2.25%) Web Application Development
20 78 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1531 (43.64%) C#
2 1316 (37.51%) SQL
3 1138 (32.44%) JavaScript
4 1037 (29.56%) Java
5 595 (16.96%) C++
6 340 (9.69%) PHP
7 245 (6.98%) C
8 233 (6.64%) Python
9 227 (6.47%) VB.NET
10 178 (5.07%) T-SQL
11 107 (3.05%) PL/SQL
12 105 (2.99%) Perl
13 96 (2.74%) VB
14 91 (2.59%) Shell Script
15 83 (2.37%) RPG
16 81 (2.31%) Scala
17 75 (2.14%) PHP5
18 70 (2.00%) VBA
19 65 (1.85%) Ruby
20 58 (1.65%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 707 (20.15%) Degree
2 84 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 34 (0.97%) PhD
5 25 (0.71%) MCSD
6 21 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.46%) MCAD
8 13 (0.37%) Sun Certification
9 11 (0.31%) Postgraduate
9 11 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (0.23%) MCTS
10 8 (0.23%) MCP
11 6 (0.17%) MCSE
12 5 (0.14%) HND
13 4 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
14 3 (0.086%) HNC
15 2 (0.057%) CCNA
15 2 (0.057%) ISEB
15 2 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.057%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (2.48%) QA
2 16 (0.46%) CDISC
3 10 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.23%) EMIR
4 8 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.23%) SLA
5 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.057%) WAI
7 1 (0.029%) GAMP
7 1 (0.029%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.029%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.11%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.029%) RACF
5 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.029%) vSphere
5 1 (0.029%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.029%) ACF2
5 1 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.029%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.23%) Puppet
3 7 (0.20%) CA Endevor
4 5 (0.14%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.086%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.029%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.029%) Ansible
6 1 (0.029%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.029%) MOM
6 1 (0.029%) Control-M
6 1 (0.029%) Nagios
Vendors
1 575 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 476 (13.57%) Oracle
3 90 (2.57%) JBoss
4 63 (1.80%) Zend
5 62 (1.77%) IBM
6 57 (1.62%) Google
7 48 (1.37%) Facebook
8 46 (1.31%) TIBCO
9 34 (0.97%) hybris
9 34 (0.97%) Perforce
10 23 (0.66%) Sybase
11 22 (0.63%) Sitecore
12 20 (0.57%) Telerik
12 20 (0.57%) Business Objects
13 18 (0.51%) Adobe
14 17 (0.48%) Atlassian
15 16 (0.46%) Twitter
16 15 (0.43%) Cognos
17 14 (0.40%) HP
18 12 (0.34%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TRG
Salary: £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum C£60K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago