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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 754 680 650
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 150 260 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 148 239 306
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £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 29 July 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 July 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
South East -15 46 £40,000 +6.66% 1
London +35 41 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Yorkshire +43 25 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England -8 20 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -4 8 £32,500 -3.70%
South West +4 7 £52,500 +23.52% 1
North West 0 2 £28,250 -14.39%
North East -1 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 217 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 175 (56.45%) C#
3 159 (51.29%) SQL
4 153 (49.35%) .NET
5 123 (39.68%) Degree
6 119 (38.39%) SQL Server
7 115 (37.10%) Computer Science
8 109 (35.16%) JavaScript
9 98 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (31.61%) Java
10 87 (28.06%) HTML
11 85 (27.42%) C++
12 74 (23.87%) ASP.NET
13 70 (22.58%) MVC
13 70 (22.58%) Finance
14 54 (17.42%) WCF
15 53 (17.10%) TDD
16 52 (16.77%) OO
17 50 (16.13%) WinForms
17 50 (16.13%) WPF
17 50 (16.13%) Mathematics
18 49 (15.81%) Linux
19 45 (14.52%) Oracle
19 45 (14.52%) Hedge funds
20 44 (14.19%) Microsoft
20 44 (14.19%) .NET Framework
21 41 (13.23%) CSS
21 41 (13.23%) Python
22 36 (11.61%) Web Services
23 35 (11.29%) VB.NET

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 (2.90%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.26%) Apache
3 4 (1.29%) JBoss
3 4 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.32%) CICS
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) PegaRULES
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.87%) GitHub
1 12 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.94%) Google App Engine
2 6 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.42%) Internet
2 20 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.19%) HTTP
4 4 (1.29%) Network Security
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (38.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.84%) Event Store
3 15 (4.84%) Redis
4 14 (4.52%) MySQL
4 14 (4.52%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.19%) Data Mining
6 11 (3.55%) DataStage
6 11 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.61%) Big Data
11 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.81%) Subversion
4 12 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.61%) JUnit
6 5 (1.61%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.29%) JIRA
7 4 (1.29%) Maven
7 4 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.65%) Ant
9 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.65%) Mockito
9 2 (0.65%) Selenium
10 1 (0.32%) YouTrack
10 1 (0.32%) ZenHub
General
1 70 (22.58%) Finance
2 26 (8.39%) Games
3 23 (7.42%) Front Office
4 14 (4.52%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.55%) Banking
6 8 (2.58%) Legal
6 8 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.94%) Electronics
7 6 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.29%) Marketing
10 3 (0.97%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (49.35%) .NET
2 87 (28.06%) HTML
3 74 (23.87%) ASP.NET
4 54 (17.42%) WCF
5 50 (16.13%) WinForms
5 50 (16.13%) WPF
6 44 (14.19%) .NET Framework
7 41 (13.23%) CSS
8 36 (11.61%) Web Services
9 34 (10.97%) HTML5
10 31 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 25 (8.06%) J2EE
12 21 (6.77%) XML
13 19 (6.13%) jQuery
14 17 (5.48%) Entity Framework
15 16 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (4.84%) ActiveMQ
16 15 (4.84%) JMS
16 15 (4.84%) Reactive Extensions
17 14 (4.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 115 (37.10%) Computer Science
2 50 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 45 (14.52%) Hedge funds
4 24 (7.74%) Visualisation
5 19 (6.13%) Physics
6 15 (4.84%) Derivative
6 15 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 14 (4.52%) Algorithms
7 14 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (4.19%) Client/Server
9 10 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (2.58%) Fintech
11 8 (2.58%) Internet of Things
11 8 (2.58%) Neural Network
12 6 (1.94%) e-Learning
12 6 (1.94%) Statistics
13 4 (1.29%) BYOD
13 4 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.81%) Linux
2 29 (9.35%) Unix
3 22 (7.10%) Windows
4 10 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 98 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (22.58%) MVC
4 53 (17.10%) TDD
5 52 (16.77%) OO
6 31 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 29 (9.35%) SDLC
8 27 (8.71%) Scrum
9 24 (7.74%) OOP
9 24 (7.74%) Unit Testing
10 20 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 19 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (6.13%) Pair Programming
12 17 (5.48%) OOD
13 16 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.84%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (4.84%) ETL
14 15 (4.84%) Web Development
15 13 (4.19%) Migration
15 13 (4.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 175 (56.45%) C#
2 159 (51.29%) SQL
3 109 (35.16%) JavaScript
4 98 (31.61%) Java
5 85 (27.42%) C++
6 41 (13.23%) Python
7 35 (11.29%) VB.NET
8 24 (7.74%) T-SQL
9 22 (7.10%) C
9 22 (7.10%) F#
10 16 (5.16%) PL/SQL
10 16 (5.16%) Scala
11 15 (4.84%) Perl
12 10 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 10 (3.23%) VBScript
13 9 (2.90%) HLSL
14 8 (2.58%) PHP
14 8 (2.58%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.26%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 123 (39.68%) Degree
2 9 (2.90%) PhD
3 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.87%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) WMI
2 1 (0.32%) logstash
2 1 (0.32%) Mesos
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (14.52%) Oracle
2 44 (14.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.90%) Telerik
4 5 (1.61%) Sybase
5 4 (1.29%) Apple
6 2 (0.65%) Pega
7 1 (0.32%) Google
7 1 (0.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) ILOG
7 1 (0.32%) iManage
7 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.32%) New Relic
7 1 (0.32%) Rally
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
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