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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 68 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 25 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.46% 2.18% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.34% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 12
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,400 £39,945
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
918 1199 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.44% 93.38% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 726 872 848
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 - 11 £62,500 -
Saffron Walden +1 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Chelmsford 0 3 £24,000 -
Billericay - 2 £35,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 41 (58.57%) HTML
3 39 (55.71%) Java
4 34 (48.57%) Degree
4 34 (48.57%) Computer Science
5 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
6 29 (41.43%) SQL
7 28 (40.00%) C#
7 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 28 (40.00%) CSS
8 27 (38.57%) OO
8 27 (38.57%) J2EE
8 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (37.14%) Relational Database
9 26 (37.14%) WebSphere
9 26 (37.14%) Oracle
9 26 (37.14%) E-Commerce
10 25 (35.71%) Swing
10 25 (35.71%) OOP
10 25 (35.71%) Ajax
11 24 (34.29%) JBoss
11 24 (34.29%) .NET
12 23 (32.86%) Oracle Database
13 22 (31.43%) Open Source
13 22 (31.43%) WebLogic
14 18 (25.71%) Visual Studio
14 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET
15 16 (22.86%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (22.86%) SharePoint 2010
15 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008

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 4 (5.71%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Confluence
6 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (37.14%) Relational Database
3 23 (32.86%) Oracle Database
4 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (5.71%) DB2
7 3 (4.29%) Big Data
7 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) 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 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) HTML
2 28 (40.00%) CSS
3 27 (38.57%) J2EE
4 25 (35.71%) Ajax
4 25 (35.71%) Swing
5 24 (34.29%) .NET
6 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 16 (22.86%) jQuery
8 9 (12.86%) HTML5
9 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.14%) WPF
11 4 (5.71%) JSF
12 3 (4.29%) Java EE
12 3 (4.29%) REST
13 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.86%) Laravel
13 2 (2.86%) Spring
13 2 (2.86%) Web Services
14 1 (1.43%) XML
14 1 (1.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (48.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Internet of Things
2 4 (5.71%) iSeries
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) AS400
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) DataPower
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) OO
3 26 (37.14%) E-Commerce
4 25 (35.71%) OOP
5 22 (31.43%) Open Source
6 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.14%) MVC
6 5 (7.14%) Scrum
6 5 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (4.29%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) SDLC
8 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (1.43%) Data Flow Diagram
9 1 (1.43%) E-business
9 1 (1.43%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.43%) Project Management
9 1 (1.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 39 (55.71%) Java
3 29 (41.43%) SQL
4 28 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (8.57%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) RPG
7 4 (5.71%) C
7 4 (5.71%) Perl
7 4 (5.71%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.71%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.43%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.43%) SOQL
9 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.43%) Kibana
1 1 (1.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) 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%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com