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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 60 55 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 33 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.02% 3.58% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.76% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 19
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £25,000 £39,270
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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
1018 1145 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 93.14% 95.26% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 833 865 1000
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 31 July 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 31 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
Colchester -5 15 £62,500 +150.00%
Chelmsford +7 4 £22,000 -31.25% 1
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 42 (60.00%) HTML
3 41 (58.57%) Java
4 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
5 35 (50.00%) Degree
5 35 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
7 30 (42.86%) SQL
8 29 (41.43%) CSS
8 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (40.00%) C#
10 27 (38.57%) J2EE
10 27 (38.57%) Oracle
10 27 (38.57%) OO
10 27 (38.57%) E-Commerce
10 27 (38.57%) Relational Database
11 26 (37.14%) Ajax
11 26 (37.14%) WebSphere
11 26 (37.14%) Swing
11 26 (37.14%) OOP
12 24 (34.29%) JBoss
13 23 (32.86%) .NET
13 23 (32.86%) Oracle Database
14 22 (31.43%) Open Source
14 22 (31.43%) WebLogic
15 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET
16 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
17 16 (22.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (22.86%) 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 26 (37.14%) WebSphere
2 24 (34.29%) JBoss
3 22 (31.43%) WebLogic
4 16 (22.86%) SharePoint
4 16 (22.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (22.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Confluence
6 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Ethernet
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (38.57%) Relational Database
3 23 (32.86%) Oracle Database
4 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.14%) MySQL
7 4 (5.71%) Big Data
7 4 (5.71%) DB2
7 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Gradle
2 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.00%) HTML
2 29 (41.43%) CSS
3 27 (38.57%) J2EE
4 26 (37.14%) Ajax
4 26 (37.14%) Swing
5 23 (32.86%) .NET
6 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 16 (22.86%) jQuery
8 11 (15.71%) HTML5
9 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.00%) WPF
11 4 (5.71%) Java EE
11 4 (5.71%) JSF
11 4 (5.71%) REST
12 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.86%) CSS3
12 2 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (2.86%) Spring
12 2 (2.86%) WCF
12 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.71%) iSeries
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) AS400
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) DataPower
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.57%) E-Commerce
3 27 (38.57%) OO
4 26 (37.14%) OOP
5 22 (31.43%) Open Source
6 7 (10.00%) MVC
7 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.57%) Scrum
8 4 (5.71%) Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) Web Development
9 2 (2.86%) SDLC
9 2 (2.86%) TDD
9 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.43%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.43%) Data Flow Diagram
10 1 (1.43%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.43%) ERP
10 1 (1.43%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 41 (58.57%) Java
3 30 (42.86%) SQL
4 28 (40.00%) C#
5 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.43%) C++
7 7 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.57%) C
8 6 (8.57%) Perl
8 6 (8.57%) Python
9 5 (7.14%) RPG
10 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.43%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) RPG/400
11 1 (1.43%) SOQL
11 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.43%) Kibana
1 1 (1.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Cognos
2 1 (1.43%) Facebook
2 1 (1.43%) Google
2 1 (1.43%) IBM
2 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
Chelmsford, Essex
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