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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 167 214 202
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1919 1367 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.70% 1.31% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.38% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1147 1335
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.48% +2.14%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106581 98705 112223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.71% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87190 83107 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +70 866 £57,500 +21.05% 66
South East -25 349 £42,500 +13.33% 35
East of England +31 201 £40,000 - 12
East Midlands +40 131 £32,500 -9.72% 15
South West +26 129 £36,500 +19.67% 15
West Midlands +36 100 £35,000 +16.66% 6
North West -13 83 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Yorkshire +10 79 £40,000 +18.51% 6
North East -2 7 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Midlands +3 3 £35,000 -
Programmer
UK

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1456 (41.79%) C#
2 1335 (38.32%) .NET
3 1248 (35.82%) SQL
4 1168 (33.52%) Java
5 1041 (29.88%) JavaScript
6 991 (28.44%) HTML
7 890 (25.55%) Finance
8 848 (24.34%) SQL Server
9 827 (23.74%) CSS
10 801 (22.99%) Degree
11 784 (22.50%) ASP.NET
12 720 (20.67%) MVC
13 661 (18.97%) OO
14 660 (18.94%) Software Engineering
15 563 (16.16%) TDD
16 551 (15.82%) Microsoft
17 536 (15.38%) C++
18 533 (15.30%) jQuery
19 491 (14.09%) XML
20 466 (13.38%) Computer Science
21 449 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
22 432 (12.40%) Linux
23 415 (11.91%) Web Services
24 391 (11.22%) Oracle
25 373 (10.71%) PHP
26 369 (10.59%) MySQL
27 367 (10.53%) UNIX
28 357 (10.25%) Windows
29 347 (9.96%) Banking
30 329 (9.44%) Scrum

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 169 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 100 (2.87%) Apache
2 100 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 91 (2.61%) SAS
4 76 (2.18%) CMS
5 67 (1.92%) IIS
6 57 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 48 (1.38%) Drupal
8 42 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 39 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 38 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 33 (0.95%) Node.js
12 29 (0.83%) MQSeries
13 25 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.60%) WordPress
15 16 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (0.43%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
18 12 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 234 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.44%) MS Office
3 27 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.26%) SPSS
7 6 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.086%) MS Project
9 2 (0.057%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.057%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.057%) FastStats
9 2 (0.057%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.029%) Stata
10 1 (0.029%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.029%) Simulink
10 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (0.57%) Magento
2 18 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.20%) Agresso
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.17%) Misys Midas
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.11%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.057%) SiteCatalyst
11 2 (0.057%) ProductWriter
11 2 (0.057%) Misys Equation
11 2 (0.057%) RMDS
11 2 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (1.55%) SaaS
2 25 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.46%) PaaS
5 14 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.20%) GitHub
7 4 (0.11%) Trello
7 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.029%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (3.04%) Internet
2 42 (1.21%) HTTP
3 31 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.75%) Ethernet
5 20 (0.57%) SMTP
6 16 (0.46%) Extranet
7 12 (0.34%) Intranet
8 9 (0.26%) DNS
9 8 (0.23%) CTI
10 6 (0.17%) SNMP
10 6 (0.17%) LDAP
11 5 (0.14%) Wireless
12 4 (0.11%) Broadband
13 3 (0.086%) ATM
13 3 (0.086%) SSH
14 2 (0.057%) RFID
14 2 (0.057%) Modbus
14 2 (0.057%) Profibus
14 2 (0.057%) DHCP
14 2 (0.057%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 848 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 369 (10.59%) MySQL
3 210 (6.03%) Relational Database
4 167 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 141 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 130 (3.73%) Big Data
7 118 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 116 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 91 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 85 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 82 (2.35%) Hadoop
12 72 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (1.84%) DB2
14 56 (1.61%) MongoDB
14 56 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
15 55 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 53 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 53 (1.52%) Informix
17 52 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
17 52 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 179 (5.14%) Visual Studio
2 152 (4.36%) Subversion
3 137 (3.93%) Git (software)
4 102 (2.93%) JUnit
5 93 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 89 (2.55%) Eclipse
7 75 (2.15%) JIRA
8 56 (1.61%) Maven
9 50 (1.44%) Ant
10 49 (1.41%) NUnit
11 40 (1.15%) Selenium
12 27 (0.77%) Jenkins
13 22 (0.63%) PHPUnit
14 20 (0.57%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.55%) Toad
15 19 (0.55%) PowerBuilder
15 19 (0.55%) Mercurial
16 17 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
17 13 (0.37%) Behat
18 12 (0.34%) Moq
General
1 890 (25.55%) Finance
2 347 (9.96%) Banking
3 212 (6.08%) Games
4 151 (4.33%) Investment Banking
4 151 (4.33%) Marketing
5 90 (2.58%) Retail
6 61 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 54 (1.55%) Front Office
8 48 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 45 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 45 (1.29%) Advertising
10 38 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.03%) Publishing
12 24 (0.69%) Law
12 24 (0.69%) Legal
12 24 (0.69%) Electronics
13 10 (0.29%) Back Office
14 8 (0.23%) Automotive
14 8 (0.23%) International Banking
15 7 (0.20%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1335 (38.32%) .NET
2 991 (28.44%) HTML
3 827 (23.74%) CSS
4 784 (22.50%) ASP.NET
5 533 (15.30%) jQuery
6 491 (14.09%) XML
7 415 (11.91%) Web Services
8 308 (8.84%) Spring
9 303 (8.70%) Ajax
10 262 (7.52%) .NET Framework
11 258 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 256 (7.35%) HTML5
13 219 (6.29%) J2EE
14 213 (6.11%) WCF
15 192 (5.51%) Hibernate
16 184 (5.28%) WPF
17 138 (3.96%) CSS3
18 129 (3.70%) WinForms
19 128 (3.67%) SOAP
20 117 (3.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 466 (13.38%) Computer Science
2 224 (6.43%) Mathematics
3 190 (5.45%) Open Source
4 123 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 104 (2.99%) Derivative
6 98 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 82 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 81 (2.32%) Statistics
9 72 (2.07%) Physics
10 63 (1.81%) Equities
11 62 (1.78%) AS400
12 61 (1.75%) Fixed Income
13 55 (1.58%) Hedge funds
14 54 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
14 54 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
15 50 (1.44%) Social Media
16 46 (1.32%) N-Tier
17 39 (1.12%) Machine Learning
17 39 (1.12%) iPhone
18 32 (0.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 432 (12.40%) Linux
2 367 (10.53%) UNIX
3 357 (10.25%) Windows
4 155 (4.45%) Apple iOS
5 145 (4.16%) Android
6 31 (0.89%) AIX
7 25 (0.72%) HPUX
8 9 (0.26%) Solaris
8 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.17%) Scientific Linux
11 5 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.11%) zOS
13 3 (0.086%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.086%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (20.67%) MVC
2 661 (18.97%) OO
3 660 (18.94%) Software Engineering
4 563 (16.16%) TDD
5 449 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
6 329 (9.44%) Scrum
7 283 (8.12%) Multithreading
8 262 (7.52%) OOP
9 187 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
10 177 (5.08%) Web Development
11 167 (4.79%) E-Commerce
12 151 (4.33%) BDD
13 147 (4.22%) Unit Testing
14 120 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
15 109 (3.13%) OOD
16 108 (3.10%) Low Latency
17 107 (3.07%) SOA
18 97 (2.78%) Pair Programming
19 86 (2.47%) Data Modelling
20 83 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1456 (41.79%) C#
2 1248 (35.82%) SQL
3 1168 (33.52%) Java
4 1041 (29.88%) JavaScript
5 536 (15.38%) C++
6 373 (10.71%) PHP
7 243 (6.97%) Python
8 233 (6.69%) VB.NET
9 183 (5.25%) T-SQL
10 169 (4.85%) C
11 144 (4.13%) VB
12 119 (3.42%) Perl
13 111 (3.19%) Scala
14 94 (2.70%) RPG
15 85 (2.44%) PL/SQL
16 80 (2.30%) VBA
17 76 (2.18%) Shell Script
18 74 (2.12%) Ruby
19 70 (2.01%) RPG IV
20 68 (1.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 801 (22.99%) Degree
2 105 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (1.06%) PhD
4 23 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.40%) MCSD
6 12 (0.34%) MCAD
7 7 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.17%) HNC
8 6 (0.17%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.14%) HND
9 5 (0.14%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.11%) CCNA
10 4 (0.11%) MCPD
10 4 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
11 3 (0.086%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.086%) ISEB
11 3 (0.086%) PMP
11 3 (0.086%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.086%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (2.24%) QA
2 20 (0.57%) CDISC
3 12 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.11%) SLA
6 3 (0.086%) GAMP
7 2 (0.057%) WAI
7 2 (0.057%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.23%) RACF
3 5 (0.14%) ACF2
4 4 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
4 4 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.086%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.029%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.029%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.029%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.029%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (0.26%) Puppet
2 7 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (0.14%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.11%) Control-M
5 3 (0.086%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.057%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.029%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.029%) Nagios
7 1 (0.029%) YUM
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 551 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 391 (11.22%) Oracle
3 96 (2.76%) JBoss
4 77 (2.21%) IBM
5 70 (2.01%) Zend
6 69 (1.98%) Sybase
7 51 (1.46%) Google
8 48 (1.38%) TIBCO
9 42 (1.21%) Facebook
10 38 (1.09%) SAP
11 35 (1.00%) hybris
12 34 (0.98%) Perforce
13 32 (0.92%) Business Objects
14 25 (0.72%) Cognos
15 21 (0.60%) Telerik
15 21 (0.60%) Twitter
16 19 (0.55%) Informatica
17 18 (0.52%) Sitecore
18 17 (0.49%) Apple
19 14 (0.40%) Unisys
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 Per Annum Graduate Package Holidays, Gym, Pe
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare and gre
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare and gre
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits including bonus, 23 da
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Profit Share + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Middlesex
Stanmore College
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday