The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software 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
Software Programmer
Rank 736 742 693
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 149 210 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 145 192 250
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Software 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% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the England region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in England

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Software 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 Software 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 +44 46 £65,000 +30.00% 1
South East 0 39 £40,000 +9.58%
East of England -12 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire +27 16 £32,500 -23.52% 1
South West +11 9 £52,500 +23.52%
West Midlands 0 9 £27,500 +10.00%
North East +5 3 £35,000 +16.66%
East Midlands +6 2 £28,250 +2.72%
North West +6 2 £28,250 -14.39% 1
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 209 (69.90%) Software Engineering
2 169 (56.52%) C#
3 158 (52.84%) SQL
4 147 (49.16%) .NET
5 108 (36.12%) SQL Server
6 107 (35.79%) Degree
7 103 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (33.78%) JavaScript
9 95 (31.77%) Computer Science
10 88 (29.43%) Java
11 87 (29.10%) HTML
12 80 (26.76%) C++
13 77 (25.75%) MVC
14 73 (24.41%) ASP.NET
15 56 (18.73%) OO
16 54 (18.06%) TDD
17 52 (17.39%) Finance
18 50 (16.72%) Linux
19 46 (15.38%) Mathematics
20 45 (15.05%) WCF
21 42 (14.05%) WinForms
22 41 (13.71%) .NET Framework
23 39 (13.04%) Microsoft
23 39 (13.04%) WPF
24 38 (12.71%) CSS
25 35 (11.71%) Oracle
25 35 (11.71%) SDLC
26 34 (11.37%) Hedge funds
27 33 (11.04%) VB.NET
27 33 (11.04%) Python

Software 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 9 (3.01%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.68%) Apache
3 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.34%) JBoss
5 3 (1.00%) IIS
5 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) CICS
7 1 (0.33%) PegaRULES
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 21 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.34%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.01%) GitHub
2 9 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.67%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.36%) Internet
2 16 (5.35%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (36.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.02%) Redis
4 14 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.68%) Event Store
5 11 (3.68%) MySQL
5 11 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.34%) Data Mining
7 9 (3.01%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.34%) DataStage
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (7.36%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.02%) Subversion
4 13 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.34%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.01%) JUnit
7 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.34%) JIRA
7 4 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.00%) Mockito
8 3 (1.00%) NUnit
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
10 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.33%) Moq
10 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.33%) MSTest
10 1 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 52 (17.39%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Games
3 19 (6.35%) Front Office
4 17 (5.69%) Banking
5 13 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.01%) Legal
7 7 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.34%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Electronics
10 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (49.16%) .NET
2 87 (29.10%) HTML
3 73 (24.41%) ASP.NET
4 45 (15.05%) WCF
5 42 (14.05%) WinForms
6 41 (13.71%) .NET Framework
7 39 (13.04%) WPF
8 38 (12.71%) CSS
9 32 (10.70%) HTML5
10 31 (10.37%) Web Services
11 29 (9.70%) AngularJS
12 26 (8.70%) J2EE
13 23 (7.69%) XML
14 19 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.69%) jQuery
16 16 (5.35%) Entity Framework
16 16 (5.35%) REST
17 15 (5.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (4.68%) Hibernate
18 14 (4.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 95 (31.77%) Computer Science
2 46 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 34 (11.37%) Hedge funds
4 21 (7.02%) Physics
5 20 (6.69%) Visualisation
6 16 (5.35%) Client/Server
6 16 (5.35%) Mobile App
7 15 (5.02%) Algorithms
7 15 (5.02%) Derivative
8 13 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.34%) 3D Graphics
9 10 (3.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.01%) e-Learning
11 6 (2.01%) Statistics
12 5 (1.67%) Fintech
12 5 (1.67%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.67%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.34%) Neural Network
14 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.72%) Linux
2 27 (9.03%) Unix
3 17 (5.69%) Windows
4 15 (5.02%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (69.90%) Software Engineering
2 103 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (25.75%) MVC
4 56 (18.73%) OO
5 54 (18.06%) TDD
6 35 (11.71%) SDLC
7 32 (10.70%) Multithreading
8 29 (9.70%) OOP
9 26 (8.70%) Scrum
10 25 (8.36%) Unit Testing
11 23 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.69%) OOD
14 16 (5.35%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.35%) Open Source
15 13 (4.35%) Waterfall
16 12 (4.01%) PRINCE2
16 12 (4.01%) Project Management
17 11 (3.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 169 (56.52%) C#
2 158 (52.84%) SQL
3 101 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 88 (29.43%) Java
5 80 (26.76%) C++
6 33 (11.04%) Python
6 33 (11.04%) VB.NET
7 19 (6.35%) F#
7 19 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 18 (6.02%) C
8 18 (6.02%) Perl
9 12 (4.01%) Scala
9 12 (4.01%) VBScript
10 10 (3.34%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.34%) HLSL
10 10 (3.34%) PHP
11 9 (3.01%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.34%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.01%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (35.79%) Degree
2 10 (3.34%) PhD
3 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) logstash
1 1 (0.33%) Mesos
1 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.71%) Oracle
3 9 (3.01%) Telerik
4 2 (0.67%) iManage
4 2 (0.67%) Informatica
4 2 (0.67%) Pega
4 2 (0.67%) Sybase
4 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.33%) Google
5 1 (0.33%) IBM
5 1 (0.33%) ILOG
5 1 (0.33%) New Relic
5 1 (0.33%) Perforce
5 1 (0.33%) Rally
5 1 (0.33%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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