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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 416 268 300
Rank change year-on-year
-148 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 570 1192 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 1.20% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.24% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 502 1040 953
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
83086 96194 102645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.61% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69540 81017 85644
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -100 204 £62,500 +13.63% 32
East of England -34 125 £42,500 +6.25% 21
South East -47 112 £45,000 +6.50% 15
North West +1 48 £37,500 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -54 24 £42,500 +13.33% 12
South West 0 22 £50,000 +19.04% 13
Yorkshire -73 19 £36,500 -14.11% 4
East Midlands -24 14 £42,500 +18.05% 4
North East -1 2 £22,500 -62.50% 1
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 518 (38.77%) C#
2 517 (38.70%) SQL
3 439 (32.86%) .NET
4 430 (32.19%) Java
5 414 (30.99%) JavaScript
6 379 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
7 373 (27.92%) HTML
8 328 (24.55%) SQL Server
9 304 (22.75%) Degree
10 300 (22.46%) Finance
11 294 (22.01%) MVC
12 288 (21.56%) Software Engineering
13 281 (21.03%) CSS
14 267 (19.99%) ASP.NET
14 267 (19.99%) C++
15 226 (16.92%) Linux
16 200 (14.97%) Computer Science
17 189 (14.15%) Oracle
18 185 (13.85%) TDD
19 174 (13.02%) OO
20 163 (12.20%) Web Services
21 160 (11.98%) Microsoft
22 159 (11.90%) XML
23 158 (11.83%) AngularJS
24 147 (11.00%) Python
25 130 (9.73%) HTML5
26 128 (9.58%) WCF
26 128 (9.58%) jQuery
27 127 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
28 126 (9.43%) MySQL

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 59 (4.42%) Apache
2 49 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 46 (3.44%) JBoss
3 46 (3.44%) Tomcat
4 40 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 33 (2.47%) Apache Spark
5 33 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 31 (2.32%) IIS
7 24 (1.80%) CMS
7 24 (1.80%) SAS
8 23 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (1.50%) CICS
11 19 (1.42%) NServiceBus
11 19 (1.42%) Umbraco
12 18 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.60%) Confluence
14 8 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.67%) GIMP
2 9 (0.67%) MS Office
3 6 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.15%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) MS Project
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.075%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.30%) Magento
4 3 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.22%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.075%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.075%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.075%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (1.95%) SaaS
3 11 (0.82%) GitHub
4 7 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.22%) Heroku
6 3 (0.22%) IaaS
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.15%) Office 365
8 1 (0.075%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.075%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.075%) Force.com
8 1 (0.075%) G Suite
8 1 (0.075%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.69%) Internet
2 20 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.12%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.05%) RS-232
5 10 (0.75%) HTTP
6 9 (0.67%) DNS
6 9 (0.67%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.45%) Firewall
8 5 (0.37%) DSL
8 5 (0.37%) FTP
9 4 (0.30%) SMTP
10 3 (0.22%) DHCP
10 3 (0.22%) SNMP
11 2 (0.15%) iBeacon
11 2 (0.15%) IPv4
11 2 (0.15%) IPv6
11 2 (0.15%) SNA
11 2 (0.15%) VoIP
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 126 (9.43%) MySQL
3 113 (8.46%) Relational Database
4 91 (6.81%) MongoDB
5 90 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 59 (4.42%) Big Data
7 55 (4.12%) Hadoop
8 54 (4.04%) Oracle Database
9 51 (3.82%) Redis
10 40 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 38 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (2.25%) DB2
13 30 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (2.17%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (1.35%) Base SAS
18 15 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 105 (7.86%) Visual Studio
2 97 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 77 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (3.67%) Subversion
5 45 (3.37%) JUnit
6 40 (2.99%) Maven
7 36 (2.69%) Jenkins
8 35 (2.62%) Selenium
9 29 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 21 (1.57%) FxCop
10 21 (1.57%) StyleCop
11 20 (1.50%) Mockito
12 19 (1.42%) JIRA
13 16 (1.20%) Gradle
14 15 (1.12%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.12%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.05%) Codeship
15 14 (1.05%) Protractor
16 13 (0.97%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 300 (22.46%) Finance
2 126 (9.43%) Banking
3 91 (6.81%) Games
4 58 (4.34%) Investment Banking
5 28 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.80%) Marketing
8 20 (1.50%) Retail
9 16 (1.20%) Advertising
10 13 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.90%) Back Office
11 12 (0.90%) Legal
11 12 (0.90%) Publishing
12 9 (0.67%) Law
13 8 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.60%) Electronics
14 7 (0.52%) Front Office
15 6 (0.45%) Automotive
16 5 (0.37%) French Language
16 5 (0.37%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (32.86%) .NET
2 373 (27.92%) HTML
3 281 (21.03%) CSS
4 267 (19.99%) ASP.NET
5 163 (12.20%) Web Services
6 159 (11.90%) XML
7 158 (11.83%) AngularJS
8 130 (9.73%) HTML5
9 128 (9.58%) jQuery
9 128 (9.58%) WCF
10 125 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 104 (7.78%) REST
12 99 (7.41%) Spring
13 84 (6.29%) RESTful
14 82 (6.14%) Hibernate
15 75 (5.61%) .NET Framework
16 72 (5.39%) JSON
16 72 (5.39%) Node.js
17 70 (5.24%) J2EE
17 70 (5.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 200 (14.97%) Computer Science
2 87 (6.51%) Mathematics
3 72 (5.39%) Mobile App
4 71 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (4.34%) Derivative
6 51 (3.82%) iSeries
7 45 (3.37%) Equities
7 45 (3.37%) Fixed Income
8 43 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 42 (3.14%) AS400
10 40 (2.99%) Data Structures
11 37 (2.77%) OTC Derivatives
12 36 (2.69%) Client/Server
12 36 (2.69%) User Experience
13 35 (2.62%) Algorithms
13 35 (2.62%) Hedge funds
13 35 (2.62%) Mainframe
14 29 (2.17%) Fintech
15 25 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
15 25 (1.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 226 (16.92%) Linux
2 120 (8.98%) Unix
3 110 (8.23%) Windows
4 62 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 55 (4.12%) Android
6 11 (0.82%) MVS
7 9 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.37%) zOS
10 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.075%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.075%) Solaris
13 1 (0.075%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (22.01%) MVC
3 288 (21.56%) Software Engineering
4 185 (13.85%) TDD
5 174 (13.02%) OO
6 127 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (8.53%) Scrum
7 114 (8.53%) SDLC
8 102 (7.63%) Multithreading
9 87 (6.51%) Unit Testing
10 85 (6.36%) OOP
11 83 (6.21%) Analytics
12 76 (5.69%) Web Development
13 75 (5.61%) Mentoring
14 74 (5.54%) SOA
15 60 (4.49%) Open Source
16 53 (3.97%) E-Commerce
17 52 (3.89%) SOLID
18 48 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (3.52%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 518 (38.77%) C#
2 517 (38.70%) SQL
3 430 (32.19%) Java
4 414 (30.99%) JavaScript
5 267 (19.99%) C++
6 147 (11.00%) Python
7 78 (5.84%) C
8 69 (5.16%) VB.NET
9 67 (5.01%) PHP
10 64 (4.79%) Scala
11 56 (4.19%) Perl
12 55 (4.12%) RPG
13 45 (3.37%) T-SQL
14 44 (3.29%) PL/SQL
15 43 (3.22%) Haskell
16 36 (2.69%) VB
17 32 (2.40%) F#
18 30 (2.25%) RPG IV
19 28 (2.10%) OCaml
20 26 (1.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 304 (22.75%) Degree
2 27 (2.02%) PhD
3 20 (1.50%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.30%) MCSD
6 3 (0.22%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.075%) PMP
8 1 (0.075%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.075%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.84%) QA
2 16 (1.20%) SLA
3 6 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.075%) Basel III
6 1 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 27 (2.02%) Docker
2 5 (0.37%) LXC
2 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.30%) HDFS
4 3 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.22%) RACF
5 2 (0.15%) ACF2
5 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.15%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.075%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 21 (1.57%) Ansible
2 11 (0.82%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.52%) Puppet
6 5 (0.37%) Salt
7 4 (0.30%) Control-M
8 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.075%) Kibana
8 1 (0.075%) logstash
8 1 (0.075%) zSecure
Vendors
1 189 (14.15%) Oracle
2 160 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (1.57%) IBM
4 19 (1.42%) Adobe
5 15 (1.12%) Perforce
6 11 (0.82%) Google
6 11 (0.82%) SAP
6 11 (0.82%) TIBCO
7 10 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 10 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (0.67%) Sybase
8 9 (0.67%) Telerik
9 8 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.60%) webMethods
10 7 (0.52%) Unisys
11 6 (0.45%) Infor
12 5 (0.37%) Cloudera
12 5 (0.37%) Splunk
12 5 (0.37%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !!!!
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pertemps Worcester
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Remote Work, Bonuses, + more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £100,000 per annum + shares, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday