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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 336 283 217
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 823 1167 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 1.13% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.18% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 757 1031 1464
Median salary £42,960 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,750 £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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £26,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -67 280 £55,000 +5.76% 22
South East -15 209 £40,000 - 19
East of England -12 117 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Yorkshire +41 60 £35,000 -22.22% 7
South West -5 46 £35,000 -12.50% 10
North West +20 43 £40,000 +11.93% 6
West Midlands -10 41 £36,750 -8.12% 6
East Midlands -15 17 £42,500 +16.43%
North East +5 10 £26,750 -10.83% 1
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 753 (43.45%) SQL
2 715 (41.26%) C#
3 633 (36.53%) .NET
4 587 (33.87%) JavaScript
5 549 (31.68%) HTML
6 510 (29.43%) SQL Server
7 501 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
8 496 (28.62%) Java
9 419 (24.18%) MVC
10 416 (24.00%) CSS
11 403 (23.25%) Degree
12 401 (23.14%) Software Engineering
13 394 (22.74%) ASP.NET
14 363 (20.95%) Finance
15 343 (19.79%) C++
16 288 (16.62%) Computer Science
17 264 (15.23%) Oracle
18 241 (13.91%) TDD
18 241 (13.91%) OO
19 237 (13.68%) Microsoft
20 221 (12.75%) jQuery
21 210 (12.12%) Linux
22 202 (11.66%) Web Services
23 197 (11.37%) Python
24 190 (10.96%) HTML5
25 177 (10.21%) AngularJS
26 174 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
27 161 (9.29%) MySQL
27 161 (9.29%) WCF
28 158 (9.12%) 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 70 (4.04%) Tomcat
2 64 (3.69%) JBoss
3 59 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 41 (2.37%) WebSphere
5 38 (2.19%) CMS
6 33 (1.90%) IIS
7 32 (1.85%) WebLogic
8 30 (1.73%) Apache
8 30 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (1.44%) SAS
10 25 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (1.27%) Apache Spark
12 12 (0.69%) NServiceBus
13 9 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.40%) CICS
14 7 (0.40%) WordPress
15 5 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.29%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.23%) Moodle
Applications
1 105 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.29%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.23%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.058%) MS Office
8 1 (0.058%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.29%) Magento
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.17%) Temenos Globus
5 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.12%) Odoo
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.058%) Exstream
7 1 (0.058%) FastStats
7 1 (0.058%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.058%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.058%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.058%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.62%) GitHub
4 25 (1.44%) SaaS
5 22 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.52%) Google App Engine
8 8 (0.46%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.23%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.12%) Google Play
10 2 (0.12%) Office 365
10 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.058%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.058%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.058%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.058%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.058%) Heroku
11 1 (0.058%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.19%) Internet
2 30 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.21%) FTP
4 16 (0.92%) HTTP
5 10 (0.58%) Network Security
6 8 (0.46%) DNS
6 8 (0.46%) Firewall
7 7 (0.40%) Intranet
8 6 (0.35%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.17%) IPv4
9 3 (0.17%) IPv6
9 3 (0.17%) SSL
10 2 (0.12%) Extranet
10 2 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.12%) SMTP
10 2 (0.12%) SNA
11 1 (0.058%) NAS
11 1 (0.058%) SAN
11 1 (0.058%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 161 (9.29%) MySQL
3 102 (5.89%) Relational Database
4 93 (5.37%) NoSQL
5 68 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (3.75%) Oracle Database
7 63 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (2.89%) Hadoop
9 50 (2.89%) MongoDB
10 48 (2.77%) Redis
11 43 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
12 39 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 35 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (1.90%) Big Data
15 30 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (1.56%) RDBMS
17 25 (1.44%) DB2
18 24 (1.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 152 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 118 (6.81%) Git (software)
3 73 (4.21%) Subversion
4 53 (3.06%) JUnit
5 52 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (2.19%) TeamCity
7 31 (1.79%) Selenium
8 30 (1.73%) Maven
9 25 (1.44%) Eclipse
10 23 (1.33%) JIRA
10 23 (1.33%) SpecFlow
11 20 (1.15%) Jenkins
12 18 (1.04%) Mockito
13 17 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (0.92%) Cucumber
15 14 (0.81%) NUnit
16 13 (0.75%) Ant
16 13 (0.75%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.69%) jMock
17 12 (0.69%) ReSharper
General
1 363 (20.95%) Finance
2 122 (7.04%) Banking
3 91 (5.25%) Games
4 60 (3.46%) Marketing
5 55 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 44 (2.54%) Front Office
7 41 (2.37%) Retail
7 41 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.10%) Back Office
10 18 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (0.92%) Legal
12 14 (0.81%) Advertising
13 13 (0.75%) Automotive
14 10 (0.58%) Electronics
14 10 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.52%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.40%) Law
17 1 (0.058%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.058%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (36.53%) .NET
2 549 (31.68%) HTML
3 416 (24.00%) CSS
4 394 (22.74%) ASP.NET
5 221 (12.75%) jQuery
6 202 (11.66%) Web Services
7 190 (10.96%) HTML5
8 177 (10.21%) AngularJS
9 174 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 161 (9.29%) WCF
11 133 (7.67%) XML
12 131 (7.56%) Spring
13 129 (7.44%) WPF
14 120 (6.92%) .NET Framework
15 109 (6.29%) Hibernate
16 97 (5.60%) Ajax
17 93 (5.37%) REST
18 85 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 80 (4.62%) Entity Framework
20 78 (4.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 288 (16.62%) Computer Science
2 85 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.85%) Mathematics
4 83 (4.79%) Hedge funds
5 82 (4.73%) iSeries
6 79 (4.56%) Mobile App
7 78 (4.50%) AS400
8 69 (3.98%) Derivative
9 64 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 63 (3.64%) User Experience
11 58 (3.35%) Visualisation
12 57 (3.29%) Equities
13 56 (3.23%) Fixed Income
14 48 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (2.19%) Client/Server
16 36 (2.08%) Algorithms
17 25 (1.44%) Physics
18 23 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
19 20 (1.15%) Data Structures
20 19 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 210 (12.12%) Linux
2 150 (8.66%) Unix
3 141 (8.14%) Windows
4 70 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 66 (3.81%) Android
6 12 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.17%) OS/400
10 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.17%) zOS
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.12%) MVS
11 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.058%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (24.18%) MVC
3 401 (23.14%) Software Engineering
4 241 (13.91%) OO
4 241 (13.91%) TDD
5 158 (9.12%) OOP
6 143 (8.25%) Web Development
7 142 (8.19%) Multithreading
8 124 (7.16%) Scrum
9 118 (6.81%) Unit Testing
10 116 (6.69%) SDLC
11 95 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
12 73 (4.21%) Mentoring
13 65 (3.75%) Analytics
14 64 (3.69%) Open Source
15 62 (3.58%) SOA
16 61 (3.52%) E-Commerce
17 58 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (3.29%) BDD
19 50 (2.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 753 (43.45%) SQL
2 715 (41.26%) C#
3 587 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 496 (28.62%) Java
5 343 (19.79%) C++
6 197 (11.37%) Python
7 114 (6.58%) RPG
8 111 (6.41%) T-SQL
9 109 (6.29%) PL/SQL
10 100 (5.77%) PHP
11 92 (5.31%) VB.NET
12 80 (4.62%) C
13 58 (3.35%) RPG IV
14 50 (2.89%) Perl
15 48 (2.77%) Objective-C
16 46 (2.65%) Scala
17 28 (1.62%) Assembly Language
18 27 (1.56%) F#
18 27 (1.56%) Ruby
19 20 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 403 (23.25%) Degree
2 20 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (1.15%) PhD
3 12 (0.69%) HND
3 12 (0.69%) PMI Certification
4 8 (0.46%) Sun Certification
5 5 (0.29%) MCSD
6 2 (0.12%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.058%) MCITP
7 1 (0.058%) MCSE
7 1 (0.058%) MCTS
7 1 (0.058%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.058%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.48%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) HL7
3 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.058%) MiFID
5 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (1.10%) Docker
2 9 (0.52%) HDFS
3 4 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.12%) RACF
4 2 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.058%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 12 (0.69%) Ansible
2 9 (0.52%) WMI
3 7 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.35%) Puppet
4 6 (0.35%) Salt
5 3 (0.17%) Control-M
5 3 (0.17%) logstash
6 2 (0.12%) Kibana
6 2 (0.12%) Mesos
7 1 (0.058%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.058%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.058%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.058%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.058%) Marathon
Vendors
1 264 (15.23%) Oracle
2 237 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (1.50%) Google
4 20 (1.15%) Tableau
5 18 (1.04%) Telerik
6 13 (0.75%) Apple
7 11 (0.63%) Infor
8 10 (0.58%) Cognos
8 10 (0.58%) IFS
9 9 (0.52%) Sybase
9 9 (0.52%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.46%) SAP
11 7 (0.40%) Cegedim Rx
11 7 (0.40%) IBM
11 7 (0.40%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.29%) Autodesk
12 5 (0.29%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.23%) Adobe
13 4 (0.23%) Perforce
13 4 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k + Pension, 24 Days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Health care, Pension, 25 days, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + 5% Pension, 25 days, Health Care and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, healthcare, flexitime and more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £37454.00 - £43656.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k plus excellent benefits 25 days holiday, bank holidays + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + pension, bonus and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago