The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 298 190 244
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 413 802 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.94% 1.62% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.72% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 376 759 450
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,968 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40856 46590 41043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.45% 93.83% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34522 39077 34537
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Programmer Salary Trend in London

Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
City of London -19 94 £54,000 +8.00% 16
Mayfair - 9 £50,000 -
West Drayton -4 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Twickenham -8 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Croydon -14 3 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Greenwich - 3 £45,000 -
Docklands, London -8 2 - -
Beckenham - 2 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £40,000 - 1
Edgware - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 340 (38.59%) Java
2 312 (35.41%) SQL
3 288 (32.69%) C#
4 278 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
5 269 (30.53%) .NET
6 243 (27.58%) JavaScript
7 233 (26.45%) Finance
8 208 (23.61%) SQL Server
9 204 (23.16%) HTML
10 159 (18.05%) MVC
11 156 (17.71%) OO
12 153 (17.37%) C++
13 136 (15.44%) ASP.NET
14 135 (15.32%) Apple iOS
15 134 (15.21%) TDD
16 129 (14.64%) Degree
17 127 (14.42%) Computer Science
18 122 (13.85%) CSS
19 121 (13.73%) Android
20 119 (13.51%) XML
20 119 (13.51%) Microsoft
21 118 (13.39%) Web Services
22 111 (12.60%) Objective-C
23 108 (12.26%) Software Engineering
24 107 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
25 102 (11.58%) iOS Development
26 95 (10.78%) Scrum
26 95 (10.78%) Oracle
27 92 (10.44%) jQuery
28 91 (10.33%) Multithreading

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 28 (3.18%) Tomcat
2 21 (2.38%) Apache
3 19 (2.16%) Node.js
4 16 (1.82%) IIS
5 14 (1.59%) CICS
5 14 (1.59%) CMS
6 11 (1.25%) JBoss
7 10 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.14%) SAS
8 8 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.91%) Drupal
8 8 (0.91%) WordPress
9 7 (0.79%) Moodle
10 3 (0.34%) FileNet
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.34%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.23%) Smallworld
11 2 (0.23%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 35 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.23%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (0.57%) RMDS
3 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.11%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clinical
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) Agresso
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.57%) Heroku
4 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.45%) GitHub
5 3 (0.34%) SaaS
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.97%) Internet
2 11 (1.25%) ATM
3 10 (1.14%) HTTP
4 9 (1.02%) Broadband
5 8 (0.91%) SMTP
6 7 (0.79%) SSH
6 7 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.34%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.23%) Wireless
8 2 (0.23%) Intranet
9 1 (0.11%) NFC
9 1 (0.11%) LDAP
9 1 (0.11%) VoIP
9 1 (0.11%) Multicast
9 1 (0.11%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.26%) Relational Database
3 48 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (5.11%) MySQL
5 40 (4.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (4.31%) RDBMS
7 31 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (2.50%) DB2
10 18 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (1.82%) Big Data
11 16 (1.82%) NoSQL
12 15 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.70%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.48%) SQLite
13 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 76 (8.63%) Xcode
2 64 (7.26%) Eclipse
3 56 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 41 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (3.75%) Subversion
6 27 (3.06%) Git (software)
7 22 (2.50%) JUnit
8 17 (1.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 16 (1.82%) Android Studio
10 14 (1.59%) Jenkins
10 14 (1.59%) JIRA
11 11 (1.25%) Maven
11 11 (1.25%) NUnit
11 11 (1.25%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.14%) Gradle
13 8 (0.91%) JBehave
13 8 (0.91%) PhpStorm
13 8 (0.91%) Log4j
13 8 (0.91%) NetBeans
14 7 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 233 (26.45%) Finance
2 85 (9.65%) Banking
3 66 (7.49%) Front Office
4 41 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 39 (4.43%) Publishing
6 33 (3.75%) Games
6 33 (3.75%) Retail
7 24 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 18 (2.04%) Back Office
10 17 (1.93%) Advertising
11 14 (1.59%) Marketing
12 7 (0.79%) Automotive
12 7 (0.79%) Law
13 6 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.57%) French Language
14 5 (0.57%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.23%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (30.53%) .NET
2 204 (23.16%) HTML
3 136 (15.44%) ASP.NET
4 122 (13.85%) CSS
5 119 (13.51%) XML
6 118 (13.39%) Web Services
7 92 (10.44%) jQuery
8 81 (9.19%) .NET Framework
9 70 (7.95%) JSON
10 69 (7.83%) Spring
10 69 (7.83%) Ajax
11 65 (7.38%) J2EE
12 64 (7.26%) HTML5
13 55 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (5.90%) Hibernate
15 49 (5.56%) WCF
16 47 (5.33%) RESTful
17 39 (4.43%) AngularJS
18 38 (4.31%) REST
19 33 (3.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 127 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 107 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.68%) Derivative
4 43 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 39 (4.43%) Visualisation
6 38 (4.31%) Hedge funds
6 38 (4.31%) Equities
6 38 (4.31%) Mathematics
7 32 (3.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (3.29%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.84%) Social Media
10 24 (2.72%) Algorithms
10 24 (2.72%) User Experience
11 21 (2.38%) Fixed Income
12 19 (2.16%) Digital Media
13 18 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
14 17 (1.93%) Grid Computing
14 17 (1.93%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.93%) SWIFT
14 17 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.32%) Apple iOS
2 121 (13.73%) Android
3 90 (10.22%) UNIX
4 89 (10.10%) Linux
5 62 (7.04%) Windows
6 7 (0.79%) CentOS
6 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.34%) HPUX
9 2 (0.23%) Solaris
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (18.05%) MVC
3 156 (17.71%) OO
4 134 (15.21%) TDD
5 108 (12.26%) Software Engineering
6 102 (11.58%) iOS Development
7 95 (10.78%) Scrum
8 91 (10.33%) Multithreading
9 88 (9.99%) Android Development
10 87 (9.88%) SDLC
11 84 (9.53%) OOP
12 75 (8.51%) Unit Testing
13 73 (8.29%) Mobile Development
14 61 (6.92%) E-Commerce
15 56 (6.36%) Open Source
15 56 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (5.45%) OOD
17 47 (5.33%) Waterfall
18 46 (5.22%) Mentoring
19 45 (5.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 340 (38.59%) Java
2 312 (35.41%) SQL
3 288 (32.69%) C#
4 243 (27.58%) JavaScript
5 153 (17.37%) C++
6 111 (12.60%) Objective-C
7 77 (8.74%) Python
8 43 (4.88%) PHP
9 38 (4.31%) Apple Swift
9 38 (4.31%) C
9 38 (4.31%) T-SQL
10 26 (2.95%) PL/SQL
11 21 (2.38%) VBA
12 20 (2.27%) Ruby
13 16 (1.82%) Scala
13 16 (1.82%) Perl
14 15 (1.70%) Lua
14 15 (1.70%) VB
15 13 (1.48%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (14.64%) Degree
2 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.14%) PhD
4 7 (0.79%) MCAD
4 7 (0.79%) MCSD
4 7 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.82%) QA
2 14 (1.59%) EMIR
2 14 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.34%) CDISC
4 2 (0.23%) GAAP
5 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) RACF
3 1 (0.11%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 6 (0.68%) Nagios
2 2 (0.23%) Puppet
2 2 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 119 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 95 (10.78%) Oracle
3 30 (3.41%) Google
4 22 (2.50%) IBM
5 12 (1.36%) Tableau
5 12 (1.36%) Appcelerator
6 9 (1.02%) Sybase
6 9 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.91%) Adobe
7 8 (0.91%) Cognos
7 8 (0.91%) Zend
8 7 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 6 (0.68%) Splunk
9 6 (0.68%) Apple
9 6 (0.68%) ION Trading
10 5 (0.57%) Teradata
10 5 (0.57%) Facebook
11 4 (0.45%) hybris
11 4 (0.45%) Twitter
11 4 (0.45%) Informatica
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Home working
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 6 weeks paid holiday + lots more goo
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
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West London
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
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