The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 48 56 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 44 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.45% 3.58% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 3.71% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 19
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
936 1212 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.64% 96.42% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 760 957 1128
Median salary £42,500 £38,848 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.40% -13.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Programmer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Essex

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Essex

Programmer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Colchester +7 20 £62,500 +150.00%
Chelmsford +5 5 £24,000 -25.00% 1
Saffron Walden +1 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Essex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 41 (57.75%) Java
2 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
3 40 (56.34%) HTML
4 39 (54.93%) Degree
4 39 (54.93%) Computer Science
5 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
6 32 (45.07%) CSS
7 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (42.25%) OO
9 29 (40.85%) Swing
9 29 (40.85%) OOP
9 29 (40.85%) E-Commerce
9 29 (40.85%) Oracle
9 29 (40.85%) Ajax
9 29 (40.85%) Relational Database
10 28 (39.44%) C#
11 27 (38.03%) SQL
11 27 (38.03%) JBoss
12 26 (36.62%) J2EE
12 26 (36.62%) WebSphere
13 25 (35.21%) Open Source
13 25 (35.21%) WebLogic
13 25 (35.21%) Oracle Database
14 24 (33.80%) .NET
15 18 (25.35%) PL/SQL
15 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
16 17 (23.94%) Visual Studio
17 16 (22.54%) SharePoint 2013
17 16 (22.54%) SharePoint 2010

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 27 (38.03%) JBoss
2 26 (36.62%) WebSphere
3 25 (35.21%) WebLogic
4 16 (22.54%) SharePoint
4 16 (22.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (22.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.63%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Internet
2 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (40.85%) Relational Database
3 25 (35.21%) Oracle Database
4 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (19.72%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.04%) MySQL
7 4 (5.63%) Big Data
7 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.63%) Banking
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) HTML
2 32 (45.07%) CSS
3 29 (40.85%) Ajax
3 29 (40.85%) Swing
4 26 (36.62%) J2EE
5 24 (33.80%) .NET
6 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 16 (22.54%) jQuery
8 9 (12.68%) HTML5
9 8 (11.27%) WPF
10 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.63%) Java EE
11 4 (5.63%) REST
12 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.82%) CSS3
12 2 (2.82%) Java SE
12 2 (2.82%) JPA
12 2 (2.82%) Spring
12 2 (2.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) AS400
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) EPoS
3 1 (1.41%) iSeries
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.25%) OO
4 29 (40.85%) E-Commerce
4 29 (40.85%) OOP
5 25 (35.21%) Open Source
6 9 (12.68%) MVC
7 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.04%) Scrum
8 4 (5.63%) Analytics
9 3 (4.23%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.23%) Web Development
10 2 (2.82%) E-business
10 2 (2.82%) SDLC
10 2 (2.82%) TDD
10 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Data Flow Diagram
11 1 (1.41%) ERP
11 1 (1.41%) Front End Development
11 1 (1.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 41 (57.75%) Java
3 28 (39.44%) C#
4 27 (38.03%) SQL
5 18 (25.35%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) C++
7 6 (8.45%) C
7 6 (8.45%) Perl
7 6 (8.45%) Python
7 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.82%) RPG
9 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.41%) SOQL
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (54.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos
2 1 (1.41%) Facebook
2 1 (1.41%) Google
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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