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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 249 151 236
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 485 866 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.15% 2.01% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.15% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 408 786 398
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,050
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.40%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 146 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Docklands, London +5 18 £50,000 -15.25%
Twickenham +4 5 £41,246 -
Kingston Upon Thames -9 3 £40,000 -40.74%
Croydon -27 2 £39,000 -13.33%
Enfield - 2 £40,000 -
Mayfair 0 1 £50,000 -
Ealing -1 1 - -
Canary Wharf -8 1 £50,000 -44.44%
Sidcup - 1 £41,750 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 333 (36.12%) SQL
2 326 (35.36%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (34.92%) Java
4 318 (34.49%) C#
5 307 (33.30%) .NET
6 292 (31.67%) Finance
7 250 (27.11%) JavaScript
8 228 (24.73%) SQL Server
9 217 (23.54%) HTML
10 213 (23.10%) MVC
11 172 (18.66%) ASP.NET
12 164 (17.79%) C++
13 143 (15.51%) OO
14 137 (14.86%) Degree
15 133 (14.43%) Web Services
16 131 (14.21%) CSS
16 131 (14.21%) Computer Science
17 130 (14.10%) jQuery
18 126 (13.67%) TDD
19 125 (13.56%) XML
20 122 (13.23%) Software Engineering
21 117 (12.69%) Microsoft
22 102 (11.06%) Oracle
23 99 (10.74%) Apple iOS
24 98 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
24 98 (10.63%) Android
24 98 (10.63%) .NET Framework
25 97 (10.52%) HTML5
26 91 (9.87%) Linux
27 89 (9.65%) Objective-C

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (3.47%) CMS
2 28 (3.04%) Apache
3 26 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 22 (2.39%) WordPress
5 20 (2.17%) Drupal
5 20 (2.17%) IIS
6 16 (1.74%) CICS
7 15 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.63%) Node.js
8 13 (1.41%) Moodle
9 11 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.98%) SAS
11 8 (0.87%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
12 6 (0.65%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.43%) JBoss
14 3 (0.33%) FileNet
14 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.33%) CPLEX
4 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clinical
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.98%) Heroku
3 8 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.33%) SaaS
4 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.11%) Office 365
5 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.04%) Internet
2 20 (2.17%) Broadband
3 10 (1.08%) HTTP
4 9 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.65%) SMTP
6 5 (0.54%) SSH
7 2 (0.22%) Multicast
7 2 (0.22%) Intranet
8 1 (0.11%) RTP
8 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 61 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (6.40%) MySQL
5 56 (6.07%) RDBMS
6 38 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.17%) MongoDB
11 19 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.74%) NoSQL
13 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.63%) Big Data
13 15 (1.63%) QlikView
14 13 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 66 (7.16%) Visual Studio
1 66 (7.16%) Xcode
2 62 (6.72%) Subversion
3 60 (6.51%) Eclipse
4 52 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (4.99%) Git (software)
6 21 (2.28%) Maven
7 20 (2.17%) NetBeans
7 20 (2.17%) PhpStorm
8 19 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 17 (1.84%) JIRA
10 15 (1.63%) Android Studio
11 14 (1.52%) JUnit
12 13 (1.41%) Jenkins
13 10 (1.08%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.65%) JBehave
14 6 (0.65%) Log4j
14 6 (0.65%) Robolectric
15 5 (0.54%) Ant
15 5 (0.54%) Mercurial
General
1 292 (31.67%) Finance
2 88 (9.54%) Banking
3 76 (8.24%) Front Office
4 50 (5.42%) Retail
5 47 (5.10%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.25%) Publishing
7 28 (3.04%) Advertising
8 25 (2.71%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.17%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.95%) Games
11 14 (1.52%) Back Office
12 12 (1.30%) Law
13 8 (0.87%) Marketing
14 7 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.54%) French Language
16 4 (0.43%) Legal
17 3 (0.33%) Automotive
17 3 (0.33%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (33.30%) .NET
2 217 (23.54%) HTML
3 172 (18.66%) ASP.NET
4 133 (14.43%) Web Services
5 131 (14.21%) CSS
6 130 (14.10%) jQuery
7 125 (13.56%) XML
8 98 (10.63%) .NET Framework
9 97 (10.52%) HTML5
10 86 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (9.00%) Ajax
12 78 (8.46%) Spring
13 68 (7.38%) J2EE
14 63 (6.83%) JSON
15 53 (5.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 48 (5.21%) WCF
17 41 (4.45%) CSS3
18 40 (4.34%) Hibernate
19 35 (3.80%) AngularJS
20 33 (3.58%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 131 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 98 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (6.62%) Equities
4 45 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 44 (4.77%) Derivative
6 39 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 36 (3.90%) Algorithms
8 33 (3.58%) Open Source
9 30 (3.25%) Data Structures
9 30 (3.25%) Mobile App
10 28 (3.04%) Visualisation
10 28 (3.04%) Mathematics
11 24 (2.60%) Fixed Income
11 24 (2.60%) Social Media
12 21 (2.28%) Grid Computing
13 20 (2.17%) W3C
14 18 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (1.74%) Mainframe
16 14 (1.52%) User Experience
16 14 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 99 (10.74%) Apple iOS
2 98 (10.63%) Android
3 91 (9.87%) Linux
4 87 (9.44%) UNIX
5 64 (6.94%) Windows
6 8 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.65%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.54%) CentOS
9 4 (0.43%) HPUX
10 3 (0.33%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (35.36%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (23.10%) MVC
3 143 (15.51%) OO
4 126 (13.67%) TDD
5 122 (13.23%) Software Engineering
6 85 (9.22%) OOP
7 83 (9.00%) Scrum
8 76 (8.24%) Multithreading
9 73 (7.92%) iOS Development
10 70 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 67 (7.27%) Mentoring
12 58 (6.29%) Android Development
12 58 (6.29%) Unit Testing
13 51 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (5.42%) BDD
15 47 (5.10%) Waterfall
15 47 (5.10%) Business Analysis
16 43 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (4.01%) Functional Programming
18 36 (3.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 333 (36.12%) SQL
2 322 (34.92%) Java
3 318 (34.49%) C#
4 250 (27.11%) JavaScript
5 164 (17.79%) C++
6 89 (9.65%) Objective-C
7 83 (9.00%) Python
8 50 (5.42%) PHP
9 47 (5.10%) C
10 38 (4.12%) T-SQL
11 37 (4.01%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.60%) Scala
13 21 (2.28%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.28%) VBA
14 18 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.63%) VB
15 15 (1.63%) Perl
16 12 (1.30%) Ruby
17 10 (1.08%) Lua
17 10 (1.08%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 137 (14.86%) Degree
2 14 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.41%) Sun Certification
4 9 (0.98%) PhD
5 8 (0.87%) VCP4
6 2 (0.22%) HND
6 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.22%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.11%) MCPD
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.82%) QA
2 11 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (1.08%) EMIR
4 7 (0.76%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) GAAP
5 2 (0.22%) CDISC
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.22%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) RACF
3 1 (0.11%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.06%) Oracle
3 26 (2.82%) Google
4 21 (2.28%) IBM
5 14 (1.52%) Sybase
6 12 (1.30%) Telerik
7 9 (0.98%) Cognos
7 9 (0.98%) Appcelerator
8 8 (0.87%) Tableau
8 8 (0.87%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.76%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.76%) Adobe
10 6 (0.65%) hybris
11 5 (0.54%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.54%) Zend
12 4 (0.43%) webMethods
12 4 (0.43%) Apple
12 4 (0.43%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.43%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stock in the Channel
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus training allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: From £35,319 to £41,553 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: £41,500 per year
Posted: 17 days ago