The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Software 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
Software Programmer
Rank 88 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.56% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Median salary £32,000 £24,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,600 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
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%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Essex

Software 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 Software 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
Chelmsford -4 3 £24,000 - 1
Saffron Walden - 3 £40,000 - 1
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Software 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
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: 5 days ago