The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 351 274 278
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 286 507 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 1.15% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.20% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 248 433 442
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 25 September 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
City of London -37 27 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Chiswick - 12 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +5 5 £72,500 +26.08%
Croydon -1 5 £57,500 +39.39%
Ealing +26 4 £72,500 +16.00%
Romford - 3 £44,000 -
Brentford -1 1 £33,173 -
Sidcup -2 1 £44,000 +3.52%
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 276 (47.83%) SQL
2 228 (39.51%) C#
3 217 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (36.92%) Java
5 199 (34.49%) .NET
6 190 (32.93%) Finance
7 161 (27.90%) SQL Server
7 161 (27.90%) JavaScript
8 151 (26.17%) Degree
9 132 (22.88%) OO
10 131 (22.70%) HTML
11 116 (20.10%) TDD
12 115 (19.93%) Web Services
13 114 (19.76%) Software Engineering
14 108 (18.72%) ASP.NET
15 101 (17.50%) MVC
16 99 (17.16%) Banking
17 94 (16.29%) Python
18 93 (16.12%) CSS
19 92 (15.94%) Computer Science
20 91 (15.77%) Linux
21 90 (15.60%) C++
22 89 (15.42%) Unix
23 86 (14.90%) Microsoft
24 74 (12.82%) WCF
25 73 (12.65%) Multithreading
26 69 (11.96%) Spring
27 65 (11.27%) RESTful
28 63 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
29 61 (10.57%) Hibernate

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 30 (5.20%) Tomcat
2 27 (4.68%) IIS
3 25 (4.33%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.81%) Apache Spark
4 22 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.95%) JBoss
6 17 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.39%) CMS
9 8 (1.39%) SAS
10 6 (1.04%) CICS
11 5 (0.87%) Apache
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.52%) IPython
14 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.35%) Confluence
14 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.17%) MS Office
6 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.81%) SaaS
2 21 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.21%) GitHub
5 4 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.17%) Heroku
7 1 (0.17%) Office 365
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.04%) Internet
2 3 (0.52%) SMTP
2 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.35%) FTP
3 2 (0.35%) HTTP
3 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.17%) DSL
4 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (27.90%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.36%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.84%) Relational Database
4 46 (7.97%) Hadoop
5 41 (7.11%) MySQL
6 30 (5.20%) Redis
7 28 (4.85%) MongoDB
8 25 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.60%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.43%) Big Data
12 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.56%) Event Store
16 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 42 (7.28%) Visual Studio
3 40 (6.93%) JUnit
4 27 (4.68%) Subversion
5 26 (4.51%) Maven
6 22 (3.81%) Mockito
7 21 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 19 (3.29%) Jenkins
9 13 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (2.08%) Codeship
10 12 (2.08%) Gradle
10 12 (2.08%) Protractor
11 10 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.56%) JIRA
13 8 (1.39%) Ant
13 8 (1.39%) Mercurial
14 6 (1.04%) NuGet
14 6 (1.04%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 190 (32.93%) Finance
2 99 (17.16%) Banking
3 49 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.85%) Games
5 22 (3.81%) Front Office
6 15 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.43%) Retail
8 11 (1.91%) Marketing
9 8 (1.39%) Back Office
10 7 (1.21%) Law
11 6 (1.04%) Legal
12 5 (0.87%) French Language
13 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.52%) Advertising
14 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.52%) Automotive
15 2 (0.35%) Publishing
16 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (34.49%) .NET
2 131 (22.70%) HTML
3 115 (19.93%) Web Services
4 108 (18.72%) ASP.NET
5 93 (16.12%) CSS
6 74 (12.82%) WCF
7 69 (11.96%) Spring
8 65 (11.27%) RESTful
9 61 (10.57%) Hibernate
10 59 (10.23%) AngularJS
11 49 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (8.32%) WPF
13 46 (7.97%) XML
14 43 (7.45%) HTML5
15 42 (7.28%) REST
16 33 (5.72%) jQuery
16 33 (5.72%) SOAP
17 30 (5.20%) WinForms
18 28 (4.85%) Node.js
19 25 (4.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 92 (15.94%) Computer Science
2 61 (10.57%) Derivative
3 55 (9.53%) Hedge funds
4 51 (8.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 44 (7.63%) Fixed Income
5 44 (7.63%) Mathematics
6 40 (6.93%) Equities
7 34 (5.89%) OTC Derivatives
8 33 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (5.20%) Mobile App
10 26 (4.51%) Client/Server
11 21 (3.64%) Data Structures
12 19 (3.29%) Algorithms
13 16 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (2.25%) Physics
15 10 (1.73%) Fintech
15 10 (1.73%) User Experience
16 7 (1.21%) CMDB
16 7 (1.21%) Data Integration
16 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 91 (15.77%) Linux
2 89 (15.42%) Unix
3 53 (9.19%) Windows
4 36 (6.24%) Android
5 34 (5.89%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.35%) zOS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (22.88%) OO
3 116 (20.10%) TDD
4 114 (19.76%) Software Engineering
5 101 (17.50%) MVC
6 73 (12.65%) Multithreading
7 63 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (9.71%) Scrum
9 51 (8.84%) SDLC
9 51 (8.84%) SOA
10 44 (7.63%) OOP
11 37 (6.41%) Functional Programming
11 37 (6.41%) SOLID
12 32 (5.55%) Asset Management
13 30 (5.20%) Analytics
14 29 (5.03%) OOD
15 28 (4.85%) iOS Development
15 28 (4.85%) Microservices
16 27 (4.68%) Android Development
16 27 (4.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 276 (47.83%) SQL
2 228 (39.51%) C#
3 213 (36.92%) Java
4 161 (27.90%) JavaScript
5 94 (16.29%) Python
6 90 (15.60%) C++
7 43 (7.45%) Scala
8 36 (6.24%) Haskell
9 29 (5.03%) F#
10 28 (4.85%) T-SQL
11 25 (4.33%) OCaml
12 23 (3.99%) VB.NET
13 20 (3.47%) Erlang
14 17 (2.95%) Perl
15 15 (2.60%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.60%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.43%) Ruby
17 13 (2.25%) PowerShell
18 12 (2.08%) VBScript
19 11 (1.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 151 (26.17%) Degree
2 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.52%) PhD
3 3 (0.52%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.87%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) Basel III
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (3.81%) Docker
2 6 (1.04%) HDFS
3 5 (0.87%) LXC
4 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) ACF2
6 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 19 (3.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.17%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 86 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.01%) Oracle
3 8 (1.39%) webMethods
4 7 (1.21%) Tableau
5 6 (1.04%) Google
5 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.69%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.69%) Hortonworks
6 4 (0.69%) Murex
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe
7 3 (0.52%) Sybase
7 3 (0.52%) Telerik
7 3 (0.52%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.35%) Brightcove
8 2 (0.35%) iManage
8 2 (0.35%) Informatica
8 2 (0.35%) Rally
8 2 (0.35%) Solace
8 2 (0.35%) Splunk
8 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £60000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Irox Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + a generous bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ark Workplace Risk
Salary: EMI Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £5000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago