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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 775 804 734
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 74 140 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 66 129 195
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,436
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 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
East of England 0 21 £40,000 - 2
South East +49 20 £37,500 - 2
London +31 14 £48,000 -26.15% 1
North West -9 11 £28,500 -36.66%
Yorkshire +11 4 £33,063 +10.20%
West Midlands -18 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
South West +12 1 £27,500 -29.03% 1
East Midlands +1 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 146 (67.91%) Software Engineering
2 121 (56.28%) SQL
3 101 (46.98%) C#
4 84 (39.07%) .NET
5 80 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (34.88%) Degree
7 68 (31.63%) Computer Science
8 66 (30.70%) Java
9 65 (30.23%) JavaScript
10 61 (28.37%) HTML
11 60 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 59 (27.44%) MVC
13 53 (24.65%) C++
14 44 (20.47%) ASP.NET
15 43 (20.00%) Linux
16 41 (19.07%) TDD
17 36 (16.74%) CSS
18 29 (13.49%) Scrum
18 29 (13.49%) SDLC
19 27 (12.56%) OO
20 26 (12.09%) HTML5
21 25 (11.63%) OOP
21 25 (11.63%) Oracle
21 25 (11.63%) Finance
21 25 (11.63%) Microsoft
22 23 (10.70%) XML
23 22 (10.23%) MS Excel
23 22 (10.23%) Mathematics
24 21 (9.77%) Python
24 21 (9.77%) J2EE

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 7 (3.26%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.79%) JBoss
3 4 (1.86%) Apache
3 4 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.40%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) PegaRULES
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.79%) GitHub
2 4 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.98%) Internet
2 7 (3.26%) HTTP
2 7 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.12%) MySQL
4 9 (4.19%) Redis
5 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.33%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.40%) Event Store
8 3 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
10 1 (0.47%) Informix
10 1 (0.47%) OLTP
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.58%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.12%) Subversion
4 8 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.33%) JUnit
6 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.40%) NUnit
6 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.93%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.93%) JIRA
7 2 (0.93%) Mockito
7 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.47%) Ant
8 1 (0.47%) Maven
8 1 (0.47%) MSTest
8 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (11.63%) Finance
2 14 (6.51%) Banking
3 12 (5.58%) Games
4 8 (3.72%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.86%) Back Office
6 4 (1.86%) Legal
6 4 (1.86%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Electronics
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (39.07%) .NET
2 61 (28.37%) HTML
3 44 (20.47%) ASP.NET
4 36 (16.74%) CSS
5 26 (12.09%) HTML5
6 23 (10.70%) XML
7 21 (9.77%) J2EE
8 17 (7.91%) REST
8 17 (7.91%) Web Services
9 16 (7.44%) Node.js
10 14 (6.51%) .NET Framework
10 14 (6.51%) jQuery
10 14 (6.51%) WCF
10 14 (6.51%) WinForms
11 13 (6.05%) AngularJS
12 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (5.58%) Hibernate
12 12 (5.58%) SOAP
13 11 (5.12%) WPF
14 10 (4.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 68 (31.63%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.23%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.58%) Visualisation
5 11 (5.12%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.12%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.65%) Physics
7 8 (3.72%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.26%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.79%) Fintech
9 6 (2.79%) Informatics
10 5 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.33%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.86%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.86%) Derivative
11 4 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.40%) Biometrics
12 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.00%) Linux
2 20 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 20 (9.30%) Unix
3 13 (6.05%) Windows
4 10 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (67.91%) Software Engineering
2 80 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (27.44%) MVC
4 41 (19.07%) TDD
5 29 (13.49%) Scrum
5 29 (13.49%) SDLC
6 27 (12.56%) OO
7 25 (11.63%) OOP
8 21 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 18 (8.37%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.51%) Multithreading
12 10 (4.65%) BDD
13 9 (4.19%) Waterfall
14 8 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (3.72%) DevOps
15 7 (3.26%) Analytics
15 7 (3.26%) E-Commerce
15 7 (3.26%) Kanban
15 7 (3.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 121 (56.28%) SQL
2 101 (46.98%) C#
3 66 (30.70%) Java
4 65 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 53 (24.65%) C++
6 21 (9.77%) Python
7 19 (8.84%) Perl
7 19 (8.84%) VB.NET
8 18 (8.37%) C
9 15 (6.98%) PHP
10 9 (4.19%) Ruby
11 8 (3.72%) F#
11 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
11 8 (3.72%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.26%) VBScript
13 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.79%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.33%) Haskell
14 5 (2.33%) OCaml
14 5 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (34.88%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) PhD
3 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 25 (11.63%) Oracle
2 3 (1.40%) Telerik
2 3 (1.40%) Xamarin
3 2 (0.93%) IBM
3 2 (0.93%) iManage
3 2 (0.93%) Informatica
4 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.47%) ILOG
4 1 (0.47%) Pega
4 1 (0.47%) Perforce
4 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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