The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 70 49 85
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.84% 3.73% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 3.90% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 17
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,270 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1140 1078 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.32% 95.82% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 982 892 1002
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Essex

Programmer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 7 £40,000 +60.00%
Chelmsford - 6 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.94%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) HTML
4 22 (41.51%) CSS
5 21 (39.62%) OO
6 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.96%) C#
8 17 (32.08%) .NET
9 16 (30.19%) Java
9 16 (30.19%) OOP
10 15 (28.30%) J2EE
10 15 (28.30%) MVC
10 15 (28.30%) TDD
10 15 (28.30%) Marketing
11 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
12 12 (22.64%) Oracle
13 11 (20.75%) Ajax
14 10 (18.87%) JSF
14 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
14 10 (18.87%) Retail
14 10 (18.87%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) JBoss
15 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
15 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
15 9 (16.98%) Degree
16 8 (15.09%) Backbone.js
16 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
16 8 (15.09%) Relational Database

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
2 5 (9.43%) Node.js
3 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.66%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.77%) CMS
5 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.77%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.43%) DB2
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.89%) QlikView
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.43%) Mocha
1 5 (9.43%) PhoneGap
1 5 (9.43%) Grunt
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Ant
2 4 (7.55%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.30%) Marketing
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) HTML
2 22 (41.51%) CSS
3 17 (32.08%) .NET
4 15 (28.30%) J2EE
5 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
6 11 (20.75%) Ajax
7 10 (18.87%) JSF
8 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
9 8 (15.09%) Backbone.js
10 7 (13.21%) jQuery
10 7 (13.21%) XHTML
11 5 (9.43%) JDBC
11 5 (9.43%) JavaBeans
11 5 (9.43%) Web Services
11 5 (9.43%) XML
11 5 (9.43%) Flash
11 5 (9.43%) CSS3
11 5 (9.43%) Sass
12 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (7.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.21%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (9.43%) iPad
3 5 (9.43%) iPhone
3 5 (9.43%) iSeries
3 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) AS400
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) OO
2 16 (30.19%) OOP
3 15 (28.30%) TDD
3 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.32%) OOD
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
7 5 (9.43%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.55%) Workflow
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) BPEL
9 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.94%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) Java
5 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
6 7 (13.21%) F#
6 7 (13.21%) PHP
7 6 (11.32%) RPG
8 5 (9.43%) ActionScript
8 5 (9.43%) Delphi
9 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.77%) Python
11 2 (3.77%) C
11 2 (3.77%) COBOL
12 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 10 (18.87%) JBoss
4 5 (9.43%) IBM
4 5 (9.43%) Adobe
4 5 (9.43%) Intel
5 4 (7.55%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) MKS
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