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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 68 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.44% 2.39% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.48% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 17
Median salary £52,500 £39,859 £39,450
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.71% +1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £24,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
989 1332 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.86% 96.52% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 701 981 1082
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +13 12 £67,500 +8.00%
Saffron Walden - 5 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford -3 4 £24,000 - 1
Billericay +5 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 41 (73.21%) Java
1 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 36 (64.29%) Degree
2 36 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 34 (60.71%) HTML
4 27 (48.21%) J2EE
5 26 (46.43%) WebSphere
5 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
6 25 (44.64%) CSS
6 25 (44.64%) E-Commerce
7 24 (42.86%) OO
7 24 (42.86%) JBoss
8 23 (41.07%) Oracle
8 23 (41.07%) Oracle Database
8 23 (41.07%) Relational Database
9 22 (39.29%) Open Source
9 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
9 22 (39.29%) OOP
9 22 (39.29%) Swing
9 22 (39.29%) Ajax
10 17 (30.36%) SQL
11 14 (25.00%) C#
12 12 (21.43%) .NET
13 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 7 (12.50%) C++
16 6 (10.71%) Internet of Things
16 6 (10.71%) Internet
16 6 (10.71%) Linux

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 (46.43%) WebSphere
2 24 (42.86%) JBoss
3 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle Database
1 23 (41.07%) Relational Database
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Gradle
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) HTML
2 27 (48.21%) J2EE
3 25 (44.64%) CSS
4 22 (39.29%) Ajax
4 22 (39.29%) Swing
5 12 (21.43%) .NET
6 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.93%) HTML5
8 4 (7.14%) JSF
9 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) Laravel
10 2 (3.57%) Spring
10 2 (3.57%) Web Services
10 2 (3.57%) WPF
11 1 (1.79%) COM
11 1 (1.79%) COM+
11 1 (1.79%) XML
11 1 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Internet of Things
3 4 (7.14%) iSeries
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) E-Commerce
2 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
3 24 (42.86%) OO
4 22 (39.29%) OOP
4 22 (39.29%) Open Source
5 5 (8.93%) MVC
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) Scrum
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (1.79%) Data Flow Diagram
9 1 (1.79%) E-business
9 1 (1.79%) ERP
9 1 (1.79%) Project Management
9 1 (1.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) Java
1 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) C++
5 5 (8.93%) C
5 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) RPG
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.79%) SOQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.79%) Kibana
1 1 (1.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago