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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 366 297 238
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 280 456 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 1.03% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.07% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 241 419 636
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 -24 34 £75,000 +36.36% 7
Chiswick +10 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Ealing - 6 £72,500 -
Brentford - 5 £33,173 -
Croydon -6 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Canary Wharf -3 1 £100,000 +73.91%
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 280 (46.20%) SQL
2 250 (41.25%) C#
3 235 (38.78%) Java
4 230 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
5 207 (34.16%) Finance
6 200 (33.00%) .NET
7 194 (32.01%) Degree
8 168 (27.72%) SQL Server
9 163 (26.90%) JavaScript
10 144 (23.76%) Software Engineering
11 138 (22.77%) Computer Science
12 134 (22.11%) HTML
13 125 (20.63%) TDD
14 121 (19.97%) C++
15 118 (19.47%) OO
16 117 (19.31%) ASP.NET
17 110 (18.15%) Web Services
18 107 (17.66%) MVC
19 101 (16.67%) Python
20 99 (16.34%) Banking
21 98 (16.17%) Unix
22 92 (15.18%) CSS
23 90 (14.85%) Linux
24 87 (14.36%) WCF
25 82 (13.53%) Multithreading
25 82 (13.53%) Microsoft
26 77 (12.71%) Hedge funds
27 74 (12.21%) WPF
28 70 (11.55%) Derivative
29 68 (11.22%) Windows

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 33 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 23 (3.80%) JBoss
3 16 (2.64%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.98%) IIS
6 9 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.32%) CMS
8 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.99%) SAS
10 5 (0.83%) CICS
10 5 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.33%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 52 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.83%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Temenos Globus
2 2 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.63%) SaaS
3 20 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.49%) GitHub
6 7 (1.16%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.33%) Google Play
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.17%) Heroku
10 1 (0.17%) iTunes
10 1 (0.17%) Office 365
10 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.49%) Network Security
3 6 (0.99%) Internet
4 3 (0.50%) FTP
5 2 (0.33%) SMTP
6 1 (0.17%) HTTP
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.90%) NoSQL
3 47 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 42 (6.93%) Hadoop
5 36 (5.94%) MySQL
6 34 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 32 (5.28%) Redis
9 24 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (3.80%) MongoDB
10 23 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.97%) Big Data
12 18 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.64%) Event Store
13 16 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.49%) Data Mining
15 9 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.43%) JUnit
3 42 (6.93%) Subversion
4 37 (6.11%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.30%) Maven
6 19 (3.14%) TeamCity
7 18 (2.97%) Eclipse
8 16 (2.64%) Mockito
9 14 (2.31%) JIRA
10 13 (2.15%) Jenkins
11 12 (1.98%) Hamcrest
11 12 (1.98%) jMock
12 10 (1.65%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.65%) Gradle
13 9 (1.49%) Selenium
13 9 (1.49%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.32%) Ant
14 8 (1.32%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (1.32%) Protractor
General
1 207 (34.16%) Finance
2 99 (16.34%) Banking
3 56 (9.24%) Investment Banking
4 43 (7.10%) Front Office
5 40 (6.60%) Games
6 18 (2.97%) Marketing
7 15 (2.48%) Retail
7 15 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.49%) Back Office
8 9 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.66%) Advertising
9 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.50%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (33.00%) .NET
2 134 (22.11%) HTML
3 117 (19.31%) ASP.NET
4 110 (18.15%) Web Services
5 92 (15.18%) CSS
6 87 (14.36%) WCF
7 74 (12.21%) WPF
8 65 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (10.07%) Spring
10 59 (9.74%) AngularJS
11 58 (9.57%) Hibernate
11 58 (9.57%) RESTful
12 50 (8.25%) HTML5
13 42 (6.93%) WinForms
14 36 (5.94%) jQuery
15 34 (5.61%) XML
16 33 (5.45%) REST
17 31 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web API
18 27 (4.46%) Node.js
19 25 (4.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 138 (22.77%) Computer Science
2 77 (12.71%) Hedge funds
3 70 (11.55%) Derivative
4 65 (10.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (9.57%) Equities
6 57 (9.41%) Fixed Income
7 36 (5.94%) Mathematics
8 35 (5.78%) Mobile App
9 32 (5.28%) Client/Server
10 29 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (4.79%) Visualisation
11 28 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (3.96%) OTC Derivatives
13 19 (3.14%) User Experience
14 18 (2.97%) Algorithms
15 17 (2.81%) Data Structures
16 13 (2.15%) Fintech
17 10 (1.65%) Neural Network
18 9 (1.49%) BYOD
19 7 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 98 (16.17%) Unix
2 90 (14.85%) Linux
3 68 (11.22%) Windows
4 44 (7.26%) Android
4 44 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (23.76%) Software Engineering
3 125 (20.63%) TDD
4 118 (19.47%) OO
5 107 (17.66%) MVC
6 82 (13.53%) Multithreading
7 53 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (8.75%) Scrum
8 42 (6.93%) OOP
9 36 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (5.78%) BDD
10 35 (5.78%) iOS Development
10 35 (5.78%) OOD
11 32 (5.28%) Kanban
11 32 (5.28%) SOA
11 32 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (5.12%) Android Development
13 30 (4.95%) Analytics
13 30 (4.95%) Low Latency
14 28 (4.62%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 280 (46.20%) SQL
2 250 (41.25%) C#
3 235 (38.78%) Java
4 163 (26.90%) JavaScript
5 121 (19.97%) C++
6 101 (16.67%) Python
7 44 (7.26%) T-SQL
8 37 (6.11%) Scala
9 33 (5.45%) Objective-C
10 27 (4.46%) F#
11 22 (3.63%) Ruby
12 20 (3.30%) VB.NET
13 19 (3.14%) C
14 17 (2.81%) OCaml
15 15 (2.48%) PHP
16 14 (2.31%) Haskell
17 13 (2.15%) Groovy
18 12 (1.98%) Bash Shell
19 10 (1.65%) Perl
19 10 (1.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 194 (32.01%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) PhD
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.29%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) HL7
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.49%) Docker
1 9 (1.49%) HDFS
2 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 12 (1.98%) Ansible
2 9 (1.49%) WMI
3 3 (0.50%) Control-M
4 2 (0.33%) Mesos
5 1 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.17%) Kibana
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) logstash
5 1 (0.17%) Marathon
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 82 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.92%) Oracle
3 17 (2.81%) Tableau
4 15 (2.48%) Google
5 13 (2.15%) Apple
6 9 (1.49%) Sybase
7 7 (1.16%) Cegedim Rx
8 5 (0.83%) Autodesk
9 4 (0.66%) Telerik
10 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.33%) jBASE
11 2 (0.33%) Murex
11 2 (0.33%) Rally
11 2 (0.33%) Temenos
11 2 (0.33%) webMethods
12 1 (0.17%) Pega
12 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.17%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.17%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.17%) Wall Street Systems
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 54 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 53 minutes ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £37454.00 - £43656.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + good company ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £45k - 85k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London, South East
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago