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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 284 215 248
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 432 708 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.45% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.55% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 399 672 450
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 £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
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
41131 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -1 110 £54,000 +8.00% 13
Mayfair - 11 £50,000 -
Croydon -2 8 £46,250 -11.90%
Twickenham -15 6 £42,500 +6.25%
West Drayton - 4 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +9 3 £57,500 -42.50%
Greenwich - 3 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +8 2 £33,750 -48.47%
Beckenham - 2 £40,000 -
Enfield +1 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Docklands, London -6 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Wembley - 1 £55,000 -
Edgware - 1 £45,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 365 (40.83%) Java
2 344 (38.48%) SQL
3 297 (33.22%) C#
4 276 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
5 264 (29.53%) .NET
6 249 (27.85%) JavaScript
7 237 (26.51%) Finance
8 214 (23.94%) SQL Server
9 203 (22.71%) HTML
10 151 (16.89%) OO
11 144 (16.11%) MVC
11 144 (16.11%) TDD
12 142 (15.88%) Degree
13 140 (15.66%) C++
14 138 (15.44%) Apple iOS
15 132 (14.77%) CSS
16 128 (14.32%) Computer Science
17 123 (13.76%) ASP.NET
18 122 (13.65%) XML
19 121 (13.53%) Android
20 117 (13.09%) Web Services
21 114 (12.75%) Oracle
22 113 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
23 111 (12.42%) Microsoft
24 110 (12.30%) Software Engineering
25 109 (12.19%) UNIX
25 109 (12.19%) iOS Development
26 106 (11.86%) Objective-C
27 100 (11.19%) Scrum
28 99 (11.07%) Banking

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 39 (4.36%) Tomcat
2 25 (2.80%) Node.js
3 19 (2.13%) Apache
4 17 (1.90%) JBoss
5 14 (1.57%) CICS
6 13 (1.45%) IIS
7 11 (1.23%) SAS
8 10 (1.12%) CMS
9 9 (1.01%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.56%) Drupal
12 5 (0.56%) Moodle
12 5 (0.56%) Confluence
12 5 (0.56%) WordPress
13 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.34%) FileNet
14 2 (0.22%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 51 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.34%) MS Office
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
1 6 (0.67%) RMDS
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) Agresso
4 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.11%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.56%) PaaS
3 5 (0.56%) IaaS
4 4 (0.45%) SaaS
4 4 (0.45%) GitHub
4 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.34%) Heroku
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.81%) Internet
2 20 (2.24%) ATM
3 10 (1.12%) Broadband
4 9 (1.01%) HTTP
5 7 (0.78%) SMTP
6 5 (0.56%) LDAP
6 5 (0.56%) SSH
7 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.34%) Intranet
7 3 (0.34%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.22%) Wireless
9 1 (0.11%) NFC
9 1 (0.11%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.72%) Relational Database
3 42 (4.70%) MySQL
4 39 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (3.58%) RDBMS
7 31 (3.47%) DB2
8 28 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (2.35%) Big Data
11 18 (2.01%) NoSQL
11 18 (2.01%) SQLite
12 14 (1.57%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.34%) MongoDB
14 12 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 74 (8.28%) Xcode
2 60 (6.71%) Eclipse
3 56 (6.26%) Visual Studio
4 38 (4.25%) Subversion
5 31 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (3.13%) JUnit
7 27 (3.02%) Git (software)
8 15 (1.68%) Android Studio
9 13 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 13 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 13 (1.45%) Maven
9 13 (1.45%) NUnit
10 12 (1.34%) JIRA
10 12 (1.34%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.12%) Gradle
13 8 (0.89%) JBehave
14 7 (0.78%) Log4j
14 7 (0.78%) NuGet
15 6 (0.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 237 (26.51%) Finance
2 99 (11.07%) Banking
3 77 (8.61%) Front Office
4 41 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 34 (3.80%) Publishing
6 31 (3.47%) Retail
7 30 (3.36%) Games
8 24 (2.68%) Financial Institution
9 21 (2.35%) Back Office
9 21 (2.35%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.90%) Advertising
11 16 (1.79%) Marketing
12 10 (1.12%) Law
13 6 (0.67%) Automotive
14 5 (0.56%) Legal
14 5 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.56%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.22%) Billing
16 2 (0.22%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (29.53%) .NET
2 203 (22.71%) HTML
3 132 (14.77%) CSS
4 123 (13.76%) ASP.NET
5 122 (13.65%) XML
6 117 (13.09%) Web Services
7 92 (10.29%) Spring
7 92 (10.29%) jQuery
8 70 (7.83%) .NET Framework
9 69 (7.72%) JSON
10 68 (7.61%) Hibernate
11 66 (7.38%) J2EE
12 58 (6.49%) HTML5
13 57 (6.38%) Ajax
14 49 (5.48%) WCF
14 49 (5.48%) RESTful
15 48 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (4.81%) AngularJS
17 42 (4.70%) REST
18 36 (4.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 128 (14.32%) Computer Science
2 113 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.59%) Mobile App
3 50 (5.59%) Mathematics
3 50 (5.59%) Derivative
4 41 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 36 (4.03%) Equities
6 35 (3.91%) Hedge funds
7 33 (3.69%) Visualisation
8 30 (3.36%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.80%) User Experience
10 23 (2.57%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.46%) Social Media
12 21 (2.35%) Client/Server
13 20 (2.24%) EFT
14 19 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
14 19 (2.13%) Fixed Income
15 18 (2.01%) Grid Computing
15 18 (2.01%) Digital Media
16 17 (1.90%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 138 (15.44%) Apple iOS
2 121 (13.53%) Android
3 109 (12.19%) UNIX
4 90 (10.07%) Linux
5 65 (7.27%) Windows
6 8 (0.89%) HPUX
7 6 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.56%) CentOS
8 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.22%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (16.89%) OO
3 144 (16.11%) MVC
3 144 (16.11%) TDD
4 110 (12.30%) Software Engineering
5 109 (12.19%) iOS Development
6 100 (11.19%) Scrum
7 90 (10.07%) Android Development
7 90 (10.07%) SDLC
8 86 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 75 (8.39%) Mobile Development
10 74 (8.28%) Unit Testing
11 71 (7.94%) OOP
12 58 (6.49%) E-Commerce
12 58 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (6.38%) Open Source
14 51 (5.70%) Mentoring
15 47 (5.26%) Web Development
16 46 (5.15%) Waterfall
16 46 (5.15%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 365 (40.83%) Java
2 344 (38.48%) SQL
3 297 (33.22%) C#
4 249 (27.85%) JavaScript
5 140 (15.66%) C++
6 106 (11.86%) Objective-C
7 83 (9.28%) Python
8 41 (4.59%) T-SQL
9 40 (4.47%) PHP
10 38 (4.25%) C
10 38 (4.25%) Apple Swift
11 32 (3.58%) VBA
12 30 (3.36%) Ruby
13 29 (3.24%) PL/SQL
14 27 (3.02%) VB
15 21 (2.35%) Shell Script
16 19 (2.13%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.90%) Perl
18 15 (1.68%) Scala
19 13 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 142 (15.88%) Degree
2 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.78%) Sun Certification
3 7 (0.78%) MCAD
3 7 (0.78%) MCSD
3 7 (0.78%) PhD
4 1 (0.11%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 14 (1.57%) EMIR
2 14 (1.57%) QA
3 2 (0.22%) CDISC
3 2 (0.22%) GAAP
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.67%) Docker
2 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) ACF2
3 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (0.67%) Nagios
2 5 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (0.45%) MOM
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) StatsD
4 1 (0.11%) logstash
4 1 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 114 (12.75%) Oracle
2 111 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (2.91%) Google
4 20 (2.24%) IBM
5 18 (2.01%) Sybase
6 11 (1.23%) webMethods
7 10 (1.12%) Tableau
7 10 (1.12%) Appcelerator
8 9 (1.01%) Apple
9 8 (0.89%) Business Objects
10 7 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.78%) Adobe
10 7 (0.78%) ION Trading
10 7 (0.78%) Zend
11 6 (0.67%) Splunk
11 6 (0.67%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.56%) Cognos
12 5 (0.56%) Teradata
12 5 (0.56%) Informatica
12 5 (0.56%) Atlassian
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + 28 days holiday + Pension +
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
IFS Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 52000 - 62000 DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £90000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago