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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 749 682 637
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 143 257 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 138 250 326
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +34 56 £70,000 +43.58% 4
South East +7 35 £40,000 - 2
East of England -7 27 £47,500 +31.94%
Yorkshire +20 19 £31,500 -30.00% 6
North West +12 5 £31,250 +7.75%
West Midlands -19 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 249 (79.81%) Software Engineering
2 171 (54.81%) C#
3 146 (46.79%) .NET
4 141 (45.19%) SQL
5 125 (40.06%) SQL Server
6 119 (38.14%) Degree
7 109 (34.94%) Java
8 107 (34.29%) Computer Science
9 102 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (30.45%) JavaScript
11 87 (27.88%) C++
12 84 (26.92%) Finance
13 76 (24.36%) WCF
14 70 (22.44%) WPF
15 67 (21.47%) ASP.NET
16 65 (20.83%) HTML
17 62 (19.87%) MVC
18 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
18 60 (19.23%) Python
19 58 (18.59%) Web Services
20 52 (16.67%) TDD
20 52 (16.67%) Linux
20 52 (16.67%) Hedge funds
21 50 (16.03%) OO
22 47 (15.06%) Oracle
23 45 (14.42%) .NET Framework
24 43 (13.78%) NoSQL
24 43 (13.78%) Unix
25 41 (13.14%) Windows
25 41 (13.14%) WinForms

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 (2.24%) Node.js
1 7 (2.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.92%) Apache
3 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) Drupal
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.24%) GitHub
3 7 (2.24%) Google App Engine
3 7 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.60%) SaaS
5 4 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 20 (6.41%) Network Security
3 16 (5.13%) Internet
4 8 (2.56%) HTTP
5 2 (0.64%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (40.06%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.78%) NoSQL
3 20 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (4.81%) MySQL
6 14 (4.49%) Data Mining
6 14 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.17%) Event Store
8 11 (3.53%) DataStage
9 10 (3.21%) Big Data
9 10 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.24%) Redis
12 6 (1.92%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.41%) SpecFlow
2 17 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.21%) Subversion
6 9 (2.88%) JIRA
7 7 (2.24%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.92%) Maven
9 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.96%) Ant
11 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.96%) JUnit
11 3 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.96%) Mockito
11 3 (0.96%) Selenium
12 2 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 84 (26.92%) Finance
2 32 (10.26%) Front Office
3 21 (6.73%) Banking
4 20 (6.41%) Games
5 15 (4.81%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.21%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.92%) Legal
7 6 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.60%) Electronics
9 4 (1.28%) Marketing
9 4 (1.28%) Retail
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (46.79%) .NET
2 76 (24.36%) WCF
3 70 (22.44%) WPF
4 67 (21.47%) ASP.NET
5 65 (20.83%) HTML
6 58 (18.59%) Web Services
7 45 (14.42%) .NET Framework
8 41 (13.14%) WinForms
9 32 (10.26%) CSS
10 31 (9.94%) AngularJS
11 27 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (8.01%) XML
13 23 (7.37%) HTML5
14 20 (6.41%) Entity Framework
15 19 (6.09%) COM
15 19 (6.09%) jQuery
16 17 (5.45%) J2EE
17 15 (4.81%) JMS
18 14 (4.49%) Ajax
19 13 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 107 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 52 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 37 (11.86%) Mathematics
4 36 (11.54%) Visualisation
5 31 (9.94%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (6.09%) BYOD
7 13 (4.17%) Neural Network
8 12 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.85%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (3.53%) Derivative
9 11 (3.53%) Physics
10 9 (2.88%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.88%) Fintech
10 9 (2.88%) Internet of Things
11 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.92%) Statistics
13 5 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.60%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.60%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.67%) Linux
2 43 (13.78%) Unix
3 41 (13.14%) Windows
4 5 (1.60%) Android
5 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (79.81%) Software Engineering
2 102 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (19.87%) MVC
4 52 (16.67%) TDD
5 50 (16.03%) OO
6 32 (10.26%) Multithreading
6 32 (10.26%) Scrum
7 29 (9.29%) Web Development
8 27 (8.65%) BDD
8 27 (8.65%) SDLC
9 24 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (7.69%) Kanban
10 23 (7.37%) OOP
11 21 (6.73%) High Availability
12 14 (4.49%) ETL
12 14 (4.49%) Pair Programming
13 13 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
13 13 (4.17%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.17%) OOD
13 13 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (54.81%) C#
2 141 (45.19%) SQL
3 109 (34.94%) Java
4 95 (30.45%) JavaScript
5 87 (27.88%) C++
6 60 (19.23%) Python
7 28 (8.97%) T-SQL
8 27 (8.65%) C
9 26 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 24 (7.69%) F#
11 22 (7.05%) PL/SQL
12 21 (6.73%) Objective-C
13 20 (6.41%) Scala
14 14 (4.49%) Perl
15 10 (3.21%) PHP
15 10 (3.21%) Shell Script
15 10 (3.21%) VBScript
16 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.60%) HLSL
16 5 (1.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 119 (38.14%) Degree
2 5 (1.60%) PhD
3 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (6.09%) WMI
2 1 (0.32%) logstash
2 1 (0.32%) Mesos
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 47 (15.06%) Oracle
3 19 (6.09%) Apple
4 11 (3.53%) Sybase
5 6 (1.92%) Telerik
6 3 (0.96%) Perforce
7 2 (0.64%) Google
7 2 (0.64%) Tableau
8 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.32%) New Relic
8 1 (0.32%) Pega
8 1 (0.32%) Rally
8 1 (0.32%) SAP
8 1 (0.32%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excelent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £50000 per annum + competitive, 1 day home working
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago