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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
UK / England
Rank 761 775 678
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 79 143 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 70 138 237
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +36 33 £35,000 -15.15% 3
South East +64 22 £45,000 +10.42% 4
London +1 13 £43,750 -32.69% 1
North West -13 5 £23,496 -27.70% 1
South West +15 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Yorkshire +9 1 £34,625 +15.41%
West Midlands -4 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 120 (67.42%) Software Engineering
2 96 (53.93%) SQL
3 74 (41.57%) Degree
4 71 (39.89%) Java
5 66 (37.08%) C#
5 66 (37.08%) Computer Science
6 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
7 51 (28.65%) .NET
8 47 (26.40%) MVC
9 46 (25.84%) HTML
10 43 (24.16%) C++
11 42 (23.60%) SQL Server
12 32 (17.98%) TDD
13 30 (16.85%) CSS
13 30 (16.85%) Linux
14 26 (14.61%) Python
15 24 (13.48%) ASP.NET
16 23 (12.92%) Perl
17 22 (12.36%) OOP
18 21 (11.80%) SDLC
19 20 (11.24%) Web Services
19 20 (11.24%) Scrum
20 19 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (10.67%) Finance
20 19 (10.67%) OO
20 19 (10.67%) MS Excel
20 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
21 18 (10.11%) XML
21 18 (10.11%) C

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 (3.93%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.25%) JBoss
2 4 (2.25%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.69%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.12%) Apache
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (10.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) GitHub
3 2 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.43%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.18%) MongoDB
2 11 (6.18%) MySQL
3 7 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.69%) Big Data
6 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.12%) Redis
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) Event Store
7 1 (0.56%) Informix
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) OLTP
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.37%) Maven
5 5 (2.81%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.81%) JIRA
5 5 (2.81%) JUnit
5 5 (2.81%) Mockito
5 5 (2.81%) Selenium
6 4 (2.25%) Ant
6 4 (2.25%) Gradle
6 4 (2.25%) NUnit
7 3 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.69%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.69%) JMeter
7 3 (1.69%) Liquibase
7 3 (1.69%) Robot Framework
7 3 (1.69%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 19 (10.67%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Banking
3 8 (4.49%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.93%) Games
5 4 (2.25%) Publishing
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.65%) .NET
2 46 (25.84%) HTML
3 30 (16.85%) CSS
4 24 (13.48%) ASP.NET
5 20 (11.24%) Web Services
6 18 (10.11%) XML
7 15 (8.43%) HTML5
8 14 (7.87%) Node.js
8 14 (7.87%) REST
9 13 (7.30%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.30%) J2EE
10 12 (6.74%) Spring
11 11 (6.18%) .NET Framework
11 11 (6.18%) jQuery
11 11 (6.18%) SOAP
12 10 (5.62%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.06%) Entity Framework
13 9 (5.06%) WCF
14 7 (3.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 66 (37.08%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.30%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.74%) Informatics
4 12 (6.74%) Visualisation
5 10 (5.62%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.93%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.37%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.37%) User Experience
8 5 (2.81%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.81%) Fintech
8 5 (2.81%) Physics
9 4 (2.25%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.25%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.69%) Biometrics
10 3 (1.69%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.12%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.85%) Linux
2 17 (9.55%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.18%) Android
4 10 (5.62%) Windows
5 9 (5.06%) Unix
6 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (67.42%) Software Engineering
2 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (26.40%) MVC
4 32 (17.98%) TDD
5 22 (12.36%) OOP
6 21 (11.80%) SDLC
7 20 (11.24%) Scrum
8 19 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.67%) OO
9 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
9 13 (7.30%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.74%) Bioinformatics
10 12 (6.74%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.06%) BDD
11 9 (5.06%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.49%) DevOps
12 8 (4.49%) Migration
13 7 (3.93%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (3.93%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (3.93%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.93%) SQL
2 71 (39.89%) Java
3 66 (37.08%) C#
4 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
5 43 (24.16%) C++
6 26 (14.61%) Python
7 23 (12.92%) Perl
8 18 (10.11%) C
9 15 (8.43%) PHP
10 9 (5.06%) Ruby
10 9 (5.06%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.93%) Haskell
11 7 (3.93%) VBScript
12 6 (3.37%) Erlang
12 6 (3.37%) F#
12 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.81%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.81%) Clojure
13 5 (2.81%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (41.57%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) DBS Check
2 3 (1.69%) PhD
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.99%) Oracle
3 4 (2.25%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.69%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) iManage
5 2 (1.12%) Informatica
6 1 (0.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Perforce
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
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