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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 271 229 236
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 452 627 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.02% 1.31% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.40% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 410 588 467
Average salary £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,147
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
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
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +11 116 £55,000 +10.00% 20
Croydon +4 11 £47,500 -9.52%
Mayfair - 7 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 6 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +7 3 £57,500 -42.50%
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £35,000 -46.56% 1
Enfield 0 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Beckenham - 2 £40,000 -
Surbiton +3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Chiswick -1 1 £47,500 -24.00%
Docklands, London -11 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wembley - 1 £55,000 -
Edgware - 1 £45,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £42,500 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 335 (39.23%) Java
2 332 (38.88%) SQL
3 279 (32.67%) C#
4 270 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
5 245 (28.69%) .NET
6 234 (27.40%) Finance
7 231 (27.05%) JavaScript
8 221 (25.88%) SQL Server
9 191 (22.37%) HTML
10 149 (17.45%) Degree
11 141 (16.51%) Apple iOS
12 140 (16.39%) OO
13 135 (15.81%) TDD
14 128 (14.99%) CSS
15 127 (14.87%) C++
16 120 (14.05%) Web Services
16 120 (14.05%) MVC
17 118 (13.82%) iOS Development
18 117 (13.70%) Computer Science
19 116 (13.58%) XML
20 113 (13.23%) UNIX
21 112 (13.11%) ASP.NET
22 109 (12.76%) Software Engineering
23 107 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
24 106 (12.41%) Oracle
25 105 (12.30%) Microsoft
26 104 (12.18%) Android
27 99 (11.59%) Objective-C
28 96 (11.24%) Spring
29 95 (11.12%) Scrum

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 41 (4.80%) Tomcat
2 24 (2.81%) Node.js
3 17 (1.99%) JBoss
4 15 (1.76%) Apache
5 14 (1.64%) SAS
6 13 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.17%) IIS
8 9 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.94%) Confluence
10 7 (0.82%) CMS
11 6 (0.70%) CICS
12 5 (0.59%) Moodle
13 4 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
15 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.23%) Smallworld
15 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.23%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 59 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.35%) MS Office
4 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) SPSS
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
1 6 (0.70%) RMDS
2 5 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.12%) Agresso
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.59%) PaaS
2 5 (0.59%) IaaS
3 4 (0.47%) GitHub
3 4 (0.47%) SaaS
3 4 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Yammer
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
5 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.62%) Internet
2 25 (2.93%) ATM
3 11 (1.29%) HTTP
4 9 (1.05%) Broadband
5 8 (0.94%) LDAP
6 6 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.59%) SSH
8 4 (0.47%) Intranet
8 4 (0.47%) VoIP
8 4 (0.47%) SMTP
9 3 (0.35%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.35%) Wireless
10 2 (0.23%) VPN
10 2 (0.23%) IPv4
10 2 (0.23%) IPv6
11 1 (0.12%) GSM
11 1 (0.12%) 3GPP
11 1 (0.12%) UMTS
11 1 (0.12%) NFC
11 1 (0.12%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.08%) Relational Database
3 37 (4.33%) MySQL
3 37 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (3.86%) DB2
7 23 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (2.34%) SQLite
8 20 (2.34%) Big Data
9 19 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.76%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (1.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (7.96%) Xcode
2 47 (5.50%) Eclipse
3 44 (5.15%) Visual Studio
4 38 (4.45%) Subversion
5 27 (3.16%) JUnit
6 23 (2.69%) Git (software)
7 20 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.76%) Gradle
9 13 (1.52%) NUnit
10 12 (1.41%) Maven
10 12 (1.41%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.29%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.29%) JIRA
11 11 (1.29%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.05%) Android Studio
12 9 (1.05%) CruiseControl
12 9 (1.05%) Ant
13 8 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.82%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.82%) JBehave
General
1 234 (27.40%) Finance
2 95 (11.12%) Banking
3 82 (9.60%) Front Office
4 35 (4.10%) Investment Banking
5 30 (3.51%) Retail
6 27 (3.16%) Games
7 22 (2.58%) Publishing
7 22 (2.58%) Financial Institution
8 19 (2.22%) Back Office
8 19 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.22%) Marketing
9 15 (1.76%) Advertising
10 8 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.94%) Law
11 6 (0.70%) Automotive
12 5 (0.59%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.47%) Legal
14 3 (0.35%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (28.69%) .NET
2 191 (22.37%) HTML
3 128 (14.99%) CSS
4 120 (14.05%) Web Services
5 116 (13.58%) XML
6 112 (13.11%) ASP.NET
7 96 (11.24%) Spring
8 91 (10.66%) jQuery
9 76 (8.90%) Hibernate
10 60 (7.03%) JSON
11 58 (6.79%) J2EE
11 58 (6.79%) HTML5
12 50 (5.85%) .NET Framework
13 48 (5.62%) REST
14 46 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (5.39%) RESTful
14 46 (5.39%) WCF
15 44 (5.15%) AngularJS
16 39 (4.57%) Ajax
17 35 (4.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 107 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.32%) Mathematics
4 51 (5.97%) Derivative
5 50 (5.85%) Mobile App
6 44 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 32 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 30 (3.51%) Data Structures
9 29 (3.40%) Visualisation
9 29 (3.40%) Equities
10 25 (2.93%) EFT
10 25 (2.93%) Algorithms
10 25 (2.93%) User Experience
11 18 (2.11%) Digital Media
11 18 (2.11%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.99%) Fixed Income
12 17 (1.99%) Credit Derivative
12 17 (1.99%) Social Media
13 15 (1.76%) Credit Risk
13 15 (1.76%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 141 (16.51%) Apple iOS
2 113 (13.23%) UNIX
3 104 (12.18%) Android
4 93 (10.89%) Linux
5 54 (6.32%) Windows
6 10 (1.17%) HPUX
7 9 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.59%) CentOS
8 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) zOS
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (16.39%) OO
3 135 (15.81%) TDD
4 120 (14.05%) MVC
5 118 (13.82%) iOS Development
6 109 (12.76%) Software Engineering
7 95 (11.12%) Scrum
8 90 (10.54%) Multithreading
9 78 (9.13%) Mobile Development
9 78 (9.13%) SDLC
10 76 (8.90%) Android Development
11 73 (8.55%) Unit Testing
12 62 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (7.14%) OOP
14 55 (6.44%) E-Commerce
14 55 (6.44%) Open Source
15 52 (6.09%) Mentoring
15 52 (6.09%) Web Development
16 42 (4.92%) OOD
16 42 (4.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 335 (39.23%) Java
2 332 (38.88%) SQL
3 279 (32.67%) C#
4 231 (27.05%) JavaScript
5 127 (14.87%) C++
6 99 (11.59%) Objective-C
7 78 (9.13%) Python
8 45 (5.27%) T-SQL
9 42 (4.92%) Apple Swift
10 39 (4.57%) C
11 35 (4.10%) VBA
12 34 (3.98%) VB
12 34 (3.98%) PHP
13 31 (3.63%) Ruby
14 27 (3.16%) PL/SQL
15 26 (3.04%) VB.NET
15 26 (3.04%) Shell Script
16 20 (2.34%) Perl
17 13 (1.52%) Scala
18 12 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 149 (17.45%) Degree
2 15 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.94%) Sun Certification
4 7 (0.82%) MCAD
4 7 (0.82%) MCSD
5 2 (0.23%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.76%) QA
1 15 (1.76%) Dodd-Frank
2 12 (1.41%) EMIR
3 1 (0.12%) CDISC
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (0.70%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) ACF2
3 1 (0.12%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (0.70%) Nagios
2 5 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (0.47%) MOM
4 1 (0.12%) StatsD
4 1 (0.12%) logstash
4 1 (0.12%) Kibana
4 1 (0.12%) zSecure
Vendors
1 106 (12.41%) Oracle
2 105 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.46%) Sybase
3 21 (2.46%) Google
4 16 (1.87%) Apple
4 16 (1.87%) webMethods
5 14 (1.64%) IBM
6 8 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 8 (0.94%) Tableau
7 7 (0.82%) Zend
7 7 (0.82%) ION Trading
7 7 (0.82%) Adobe
7 7 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.82%) TIBCO
8 6 (0.70%) Splunk
8 6 (0.70%) Appcelerator
9 5 (0.59%) Facebook
9 5 (0.59%) Perforce
9 5 (0.59%) Informatica
10 4 (0.47%) SAP
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