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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 352 322 213
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -109
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 318 407 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.94% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.98% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 277 364 756
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £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
39261 41575 47018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.75% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34088 35095 39319
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -4 47 £71,250 +29.54% 5
Croydon +1 10 £52,500 +40.00%
Ealing - 7 £60,000 -
Mayfair -8 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Westminster - 2 £42,500 -
Feltham - 1 £41,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £100,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 282 (43.19%) SQL
2 281 (43.03%) C#
3 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (37.21%) Java
5 235 (35.99%) .NET
6 208 (31.85%) Finance
7 205 (31.39%) Degree
8 183 (28.02%) Software Engineering
9 179 (27.41%) SQL Server
10 164 (25.11%) JavaScript
11 161 (24.66%) Computer Science
12 143 (21.90%) ASP.NET
13 139 (21.29%) HTML
14 131 (20.06%) OO
15 126 (19.30%) TDD
16 123 (18.84%) C++
16 123 (18.84%) Microsoft
17 122 (18.68%) MVC
18 121 (18.53%) Web Services
19 118 (18.07%) Python
20 113 (17.30%) Unix
21 105 (16.08%) CSS
22 96 (14.70%) WCF
23 94 (14.40%) Linux
24 91 (13.94%) Banking
25 84 (12.86%) Hedge funds
26 82 (12.56%) WPF
27 77 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
28 74 (11.33%) Windows
29 73 (11.18%) Multithreading

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 38 (5.82%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.75%) Node.js
3 24 (3.68%) JBoss
4 18 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.84%) CMS
6 12 (1.84%) IIS
7 10 (1.53%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.38%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.77%) CICS
10 5 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.77%) Orchard CMS
10 5 (0.77%) SAS
11 4 (0.61%) Confluence
11 4 (0.61%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.31%) Apache
12 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 69 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.91%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.77%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Temenos Globus
1 6 (0.92%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) FastStats
4 1 (0.15%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.68%) SaaS
4 13 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.23%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.92%) GitHub
7 5 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.61%) Google Play
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) iTunes
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.13%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.68%) Network Security
3 6 (0.92%) Internet
4 4 (0.61%) LDAP
5 3 (0.46%) HTTP
5 3 (0.46%) SMTP
6 2 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.88%) Relational Database
3 57 (8.73%) NoSQL
4 43 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 41 (6.28%) MySQL
6 40 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (5.67%) Hadoop
8 33 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (4.59%) Redis
9 30 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (3.37%) Big Data
10 22 (3.37%) MongoDB
11 21 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (2.45%) Event Store
15 15 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (2.14%) Data Mining
17 11 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (1.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (7.35%) JUnit
2 46 (7.04%) Subversion
3 40 (6.13%) Git (software)
4 30 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 26 (3.98%) Eclipse
6 24 (3.68%) SpecFlow
7 20 (3.06%) Hamcrest
7 20 (3.06%) jMock
8 19 (2.91%) Cucumber
9 17 (2.60%) JIRA
10 15 (2.30%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.99%) Maven
12 11 (1.68%) Android Studio
13 8 (1.23%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (1.07%) Gradle
14 7 (1.07%) Mockito
15 6 (0.92%) Selenium
15 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.92%) Xcode
General
1 208 (31.85%) Finance
2 91 (13.94%) Banking
3 68 (10.41%) Front Office
4 60 (9.19%) Investment Banking
5 36 (5.51%) Games
6 18 (2.76%) Marketing
6 18 (2.76%) Retail
7 14 (2.14%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.23%) Back Office
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Advertising
11 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (35.99%) .NET
2 143 (21.90%) ASP.NET
3 139 (21.29%) HTML
4 121 (18.53%) Web Services
5 105 (16.08%) CSS
6 96 (14.70%) WCF
7 82 (12.56%) WPF
8 77 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (11.03%) Spring
10 65 (9.95%) Hibernate
11 60 (9.19%) HTML5
12 58 (8.88%) RESTful
13 54 (8.27%) AngularJS
14 49 (7.50%) jQuery
15 45 (6.89%) XML
16 43 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (6.13%) WinForms
18 37 (5.67%) REST
19 28 (4.29%) XHTML
20 26 (3.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 161 (24.66%) Computer Science
2 84 (12.86%) Hedge funds
3 59 (9.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 54 (8.27%) Equities
5 51 (7.81%) Derivative
5 51 (7.81%) Fixed Income
6 49 (7.50%) Visualisation
7 48 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (5.82%) Client/Server
9 30 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (4.44%) Mathematics
11 25 (3.83%) Algorithms
12 24 (3.68%) BYOD
13 23 (3.52%) Mobile App
14 19 (2.91%) Fintech
15 17 (2.60%) Data Structures
15 17 (2.60%) User Experience
16 15 (2.30%) Neural Network
17 10 (1.53%) OTC Derivatives
18 7 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 113 (17.30%) Unix
2 94 (14.40%) Linux
3 74 (11.33%) Windows
4 47 (7.20%) Android
5 46 (7.04%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (28.02%) Software Engineering
3 131 (20.06%) OO
4 126 (19.30%) TDD
5 122 (18.68%) MVC
6 73 (11.18%) Multithreading
7 65 (9.95%) Scrum
8 57 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (8.12%) BDD
10 49 (7.50%) Kanban
11 46 (7.04%) OOP
12 38 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (5.36%) Android Development
13 35 (5.36%) Low Latency
13 35 (5.36%) Web Development
14 34 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (4.90%) Functional Programming
16 31 (4.75%) SDLC
16 31 (4.75%) System Testing
16 31 (4.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 282 (43.19%) SQL
2 281 (43.03%) C#
3 243 (37.21%) Java
4 164 (25.11%) JavaScript
5 123 (18.84%) C++
6 118 (18.07%) Python
7 49 (7.50%) Objective-C
8 47 (7.20%) T-SQL
9 39 (5.97%) F#
10 36 (5.51%) Ruby
11 35 (5.36%) Scala
12 33 (5.05%) C
13 18 (2.76%) Groovy
14 16 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 14 (2.14%) PHP
16 12 (1.84%) Erlang
17 11 (1.68%) Apple Swift
18 10 (1.53%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.53%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 205 (31.39%) Degree
2 12 (1.84%) PhD
3 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.31%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.15%) MCTS
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.97%) QA
2 5 (0.77%) HL7
3 2 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.92%) Docker
3 4 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (3.68%) WMI
2 5 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.77%) Kibana
2 5 (0.77%) logstash
3 4 (0.61%) Grafana
3 4 (0.61%) StatsD
4 3 (0.46%) Ansible
5 2 (0.31%) Control-M
5 2 (0.31%) Mesos
5 2 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.15%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 123 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.58%) Oracle
3 28 (4.29%) Apple
4 20 (3.06%) Google
4 20 (3.06%) Tableau
5 14 (2.14%) Sybase
6 10 (1.53%) Cegedim Rx
7 6 (0.92%) Adobe
7 6 (0.92%) jBASE
7 6 (0.92%) Temenos
8 5 (0.77%) Autodesk
9 4 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.61%) New Relic
10 3 (0.46%) Telerik
11 2 (0.31%) Rally
11 2 (0.31%) SAP
11 2 (0.31%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.15%) Facebook
12 1 (0.15%) HubSpot
12 1 (0.15%) Palo Alto
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Annual Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London (Zone1)
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London
TRG
Salary: 55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London, EC3R
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Call Handling Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum based on experience and skills fit
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago