The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 219 224 213
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 645 537 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.21% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.30% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 605 462 607
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -8 144 £50,000 -9.09% 16
Hammersmith - 21 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 17 £65,000 -
Clapham +3 15 £60,000 +50.00%
Croydon -1 9 £52,500 +44.82% 1
Southwark - 5 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 3 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Harrow - 2 £35,000 -
Romford 0 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Ruislip - 1 £50,000 -
Chessington - 1 £55,000 -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 606 (40.67%) C#
2 550 (36.91%) Java
3 530 (35.57%) .NET
4 517 (34.70%) SQL
5 450 (30.20%) Finance
6 436 (29.26%) JavaScript
7 429 (28.79%) HTML
8 365 (24.50%) CSS
9 317 (21.28%) SQL Server
10 315 (21.14%) ASP.NET
11 311 (20.87%) OO
11 311 (20.87%) MVC
12 310 (20.81%) Degree
13 298 (20.00%) TDD
14 288 (19.33%) C++
15 279 (18.72%) Software Engineering
16 264 (17.72%) Linux
17 236 (15.84%) UNIX
18 234 (15.70%) Computer Science
19 225 (15.10%) jQuery
20 212 (14.23%) Microsoft
21 210 (14.09%) Web Services
22 203 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
23 200 (13.42%) Oracle
23 200 (13.42%) Multithreading
24 182 (12.21%) XML
25 180 (12.08%) Banking
26 166 (11.14%) HTML5
27 165 (11.07%) Windows
28 157 (10.54%) PHP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 74 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 62 (4.16%) Tomcat
3 59 (3.96%) Apache
4 53 (3.56%) Node.js
5 52 (3.49%) CMS
6 36 (2.42%) Drupal
7 26 (1.74%) NServiceBus
8 24 (1.61%) SAS
9 21 (1.41%) IIS
10 20 (1.34%) MQSeries
11 19 (1.28%) WordPress
11 19 (1.28%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.14%) Confluence
13 15 (1.01%) Jetty
14 13 (0.87%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.81%) Mule
16 11 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 70 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.60%) SPSS
4 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) MS Office
6 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) MS Project
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.067%) Stata
9 1 (0.067%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.067%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.40%) Magento
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) Misys Equation
6 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.067%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.067%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.067%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.28%) SaaS
2 20 (1.34%) PaaS
3 13 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.60%) GitHub
6 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.20%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.067%) Heroku
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.28%) Internet
2 20 (1.34%) SMTP
3 19 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.54%) SSH
5 6 (0.40%) Intranet
6 5 (0.34%) AMQP
7 4 (0.27%) RTP
7 4 (0.27%) HTTP
7 4 (0.27%) Broadband
8 3 (0.20%) DNS
9 2 (0.13%) ATM
9 2 (0.13%) SNMP
10 1 (0.067%) FTP
10 1 (0.067%) Extranet
10 1 (0.067%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 153 (10.27%) MySQL
3 95 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 79 (5.30%) Big Data
5 54 (3.62%) NoSQL
5 54 (3.62%) RDBMS
6 50 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 49 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 34 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (2.28%) MongoDB
10 32 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (1.68%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.21%) Redis
16 16 (1.07%) DB2
17 13 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 87 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 86 (5.77%) Subversion
3 70 (4.70%) Git (software)
4 49 (3.29%) JIRA
5 41 (2.75%) Eclipse
6 40 (2.68%) NUnit
7 34 (2.28%) Maven
8 32 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (2.08%) TeamCity
10 30 (2.01%) JUnit
10 30 (2.01%) Jenkins
11 25 (1.68%) PHPUnit
11 25 (1.68%) Ant
12 17 (1.14%) FishEye
13 15 (1.01%) IntelliJ
13 15 (1.01%) SoapUI
13 15 (1.01%) VisualVM
14 13 (0.87%) Selenium
14 13 (0.87%) Mercurial
14 13 (0.87%) Moq
General
1 450 (30.20%) Finance
2 180 (12.08%) Banking
3 110 (7.38%) Investment Banking
4 87 (5.84%) Games
5 47 (3.15%) Front Office
6 43 (2.89%) Advertising
7 40 (2.68%) Retail
8 39 (2.62%) Marketing
9 29 (1.95%) Publishing
10 22 (1.48%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.67%) Back Office
13 6 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.34%) Law
15 4 (0.27%) Electronics
16 3 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.20%) Legal
17 2 (0.13%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (35.57%) .NET
2 429 (28.79%) HTML
3 365 (24.50%) CSS
4 315 (21.14%) ASP.NET
5 225 (15.10%) jQuery
6 210 (14.09%) Web Services
7 182 (12.21%) XML
8 166 (11.14%) HTML5
9 146 (9.80%) Ajax
10 127 (8.52%) Spring
11 125 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 102 (6.85%) WCF
13 99 (6.64%) WPF
14 87 (5.84%) JSON
15 85 (5.70%) CSS3
16 75 (5.03%) J2EE
17 71 (4.77%) SOAP
17 71 (4.77%) Backbone.js
18 70 (4.70%) .NET Framework
19 67 (4.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 234 (15.70%) Computer Science
2 100 (6.71%) Open Source
3 87 (5.84%) Mathematics
4 84 (5.64%) Derivative
5 82 (5.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 81 (5.44%) Mobile App
7 59 (3.96%) Fixed Income
8 53 (3.56%) Client/Server
9 48 (3.22%) Equities
10 35 (2.35%) Hedge funds
11 33 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
11 33 (2.21%) Statistics
12 30 (2.01%) Taxonomies
13 29 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
14 27 (1.81%) Social Media
15 20 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
16 19 (1.28%) Credit Risk
16 19 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
17 18 (1.21%) Economics
18 17 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 264 (17.72%) Linux
2 236 (15.84%) UNIX
3 165 (11.07%) Windows
4 112 (7.52%) Apple iOS
5 110 (7.38%) Android
6 18 (1.21%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.20%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (0.13%) HPUX
10 2 (0.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (20.87%) OO
1 311 (20.87%) MVC
2 298 (20.00%) TDD
3 279 (18.72%) Software Engineering
4 203 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
5 200 (13.42%) Multithreading
6 145 (9.73%) OOP
7 103 (6.91%) Scrum
8 99 (6.64%) E-Commerce
9 94 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (5.57%) Unit Testing
11 79 (5.30%) BDD
12 76 (5.10%) Low Latency
13 63 (4.23%) iOS Development
14 61 (4.09%) Analytics
15 57 (3.83%) Content Management
16 52 (3.49%) Android Development
17 48 (3.22%) Web Development
18 45 (3.02%) Data Analysis
19 43 (2.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 606 (40.67%) C#
2 550 (36.91%) Java
3 517 (34.70%) SQL
4 436 (29.26%) JavaScript
5 288 (19.33%) C++
6 157 (10.54%) PHP
7 135 (9.06%) Python
8 76 (5.10%) Scala
9 71 (4.77%) C
10 66 (4.43%) T-SQL
11 50 (3.36%) VBA
12 46 (3.09%) Clojure
13 44 (2.95%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.89%) Ruby
15 38 (2.55%) Shell Script
16 37 (2.48%) F#
17 35 (2.35%) Bash Shell
17 35 (2.35%) VB
17 35 (2.35%) VB.NET
18 30 (2.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 310 (20.81%) Degree
2 51 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.01%) MCAD
3 15 (1.01%) MCSD
4 12 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.74%) PhD
6 9 (0.60%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.40%) MCP
8 4 (0.27%) MySQL Certification
9 3 (0.20%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.067%) CFA
11 1 (0.067%) CCNA
11 1 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.067%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.067%) PMP
11 1 (0.067%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.067%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.15%) QA
2 8 (0.54%) Data Quality
2 8 (0.54%) EMIR
2 8 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.13%) CDISC
System Software
1 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
1 4 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.067%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.067%) RACF
3 1 (0.067%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.067%) ACF2
3 1 (0.067%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 15 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.067%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.067%) Puppet
2 1 (0.067%) Ansible
Vendors
1 212 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 200 (13.42%) Oracle
3 47 (3.15%) Google
4 42 (2.82%) TIBCO
5 40 (2.68%) JBoss
6 38 (2.55%) Facebook
7 28 (1.88%) Zend
8 20 (1.34%) IBM
9 18 (1.21%) Sybase
10 17 (1.14%) Atlassian
11 16 (1.07%) Perforce
12 15 (1.01%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.94%) Telerik
14 9 (0.60%) webMethods
14 9 (0.60%) Business Objects
14 9 (0.60%) Twitter
15 8 (0.54%) Murex
15 8 (0.54%) Calypso
16 7 (0.47%) Bloomberg
16 7 (0.47%) Talend
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + 15-20% bonus.
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stock in the Channel
Salary: £42,000 per annum plus bonus and commission
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago