The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank - 88 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,647 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.45% +15.71%
Software 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
1306 1070 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.36% 95.54% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 823 711
Average salary £45,000 £43,833 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Essex

Software Programmer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle