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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 261 203 223
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 482 648 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.45% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.55% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 446 550 577
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
42843 41746 47655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.51% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35073 41312
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -8 118 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Croydon -6 5 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Uxbridge +8 4 £38,250 -
Docklands, London - 4 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £65,500 -
Pinner - 4 £47,500 -
Hammersmith -2 3 £80,000 +100.00%
Romford +13 2 £40,000 +100.00%
Clapham +2 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £35,000 - 1
Teddington - 2 £60,000 -
Chiswick -1 1 £62,500 -
Ruislip -2 1 £50,000 +95.08%
Surbiton - 1 £50,000 -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Erith - 1 £37,500 -
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 540 (43.58%) C#
2 478 (38.58%) SQL
3 453 (36.56%) .NET
4 438 (35.35%) Java
5 373 (30.10%) JavaScript
6 370 (29.86%) HTML
7 359 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
8 357 (28.81%) Finance
9 328 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 296 (23.89%) CSS
11 279 (22.52%) ASP.NET
12 251 (20.26%) C++
13 247 (19.94%) OO
14 245 (19.77%) Degree
15 242 (19.53%) MVC
16 235 (18.97%) Software Engineering
17 231 (18.64%) TDD
18 217 (17.51%) Linux
19 207 (16.71%) Web Services
20 199 (16.06%) UNIX
21 193 (15.58%) jQuery
22 188 (15.17%) Oracle
23 187 (15.09%) Microsoft
24 178 (14.37%) XML
25 168 (13.56%) Computer Science
26 151 (12.19%) HTML5
27 148 (11.95%) Multithreading
28 140 (11.30%) Banking
29 120 (9.69%) MySQL
30 116 (9.36%) Python

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 79 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 51 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 50 (4.04%) Node.js
4 47 (3.79%) CMS
5 40 (3.23%) Apache
6 26 (2.10%) Drupal
7 23 (1.86%) IIS
8 21 (1.69%) WordPress
9 18 (1.45%) MQSeries
9 18 (1.45%) NServiceBus
10 17 (1.37%) Apache Solr
11 14 (1.13%) Jetty
12 13 (1.05%) Confluence
12 13 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.97%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.97%) Mule
13 12 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.97%) MS Office
3 9 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.24%) SPSS
8 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.081%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (0.48%) Markit EDM
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.24%) Magento
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.081%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.081%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.69%) SaaS
2 16 (1.29%) PaaS
3 9 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.48%) GitHub
6 4 (0.32%) Heroku
7 3 (0.24%) IaaS
7 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.081%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.081%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.081%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.74%) Internet
2 20 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.89%) SMTP
4 8 (0.65%) SSH
5 7 (0.56%) Broadband
6 6 (0.48%) HTTP
7 5 (0.40%) AMQP
7 5 (0.40%) RTP
8 4 (0.32%) Intranet
9 1 (0.081%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.081%) SSL
9 1 (0.081%) FTP
9 1 (0.081%) DNS
9 1 (0.081%) SNMP
9 1 (0.081%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 120 (9.69%) MySQL
3 81 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 65 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (4.04%) Big Data
6 47 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (3.71%) RDBMS
8 45 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (3.31%) NoSQL
10 37 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (2.26%) MongoDB
12 26 (2.10%) Oracle Database
13 25 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.53%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.45%) Redis
16 17 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
17 15 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (1.13%) OLAP
18 14 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 78 (6.30%) Subversion
3 66 (5.33%) Git (software)
4 42 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 37 (2.99%) JIRA
6 26 (2.10%) Jenkins
7 25 (2.02%) Maven
8 24 (1.94%) NUnit
8 24 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 23 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (1.86%) JUnit
10 22 (1.78%) Ant
11 19 (1.53%) PHPUnit
12 15 (1.21%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.21%) Selenium
13 13 (1.05%) FishEye
13 13 (1.05%) SoapUI
13 13 (1.05%) VisualVM
13 13 (1.05%) IntelliJ
14 10 (0.81%) Xcode
General
1 357 (28.81%) Finance
2 140 (11.30%) Banking
3 94 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 55 (4.44%) Front Office
5 54 (4.36%) Retail
6 41 (3.31%) Games
7 31 (2.50%) Advertising
7 31 (2.50%) Marketing
8 24 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.37%) Back Office
10 16 (1.29%) Publishing
11 9 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.48%) Law
13 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.32%) Legal
14 4 (0.32%) Electronics
15 2 (0.16%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (36.56%) .NET
2 370 (29.86%) HTML
3 296 (23.89%) CSS
4 279 (22.52%) ASP.NET
5 207 (16.71%) Web Services
6 193 (15.58%) jQuery
7 178 (14.37%) XML
8 151 (12.19%) HTML5
9 116 (9.36%) Spring
10 108 (8.72%) Ajax
11 103 (8.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 87 (7.02%) WCF
13 83 (6.70%) J2EE
14 79 (6.38%) CSS3
15 77 (6.21%) JSON
16 75 (6.05%) WPF
17 66 (5.33%) Hibernate
18 64 (5.17%) SOAP
19 62 (5.00%) Backbone.js
19 62 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 168 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 82 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 73 (5.89%) Derivative
5 66 (5.33%) Open Source
6 63 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 55 (4.44%) Mobile App
8 54 (4.36%) Fixed Income
9 38 (3.07%) User Experience
10 36 (2.91%) Equities
11 33 (2.66%) Hedge funds
12 32 (2.58%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
15 19 (1.53%) Taxonomies
16 18 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
16 18 (1.45%) Statistics
17 16 (1.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 15 (1.21%) Credit Risk
18 15 (1.21%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 217 (17.51%) Linux
2 199 (16.06%) UNIX
3 102 (8.23%) Windows
4 70 (5.65%) Android
5 64 (5.17%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.56%) HPUX
8 3 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.16%) Solaris
10 1 (0.081%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.081%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (19.94%) OO
3 242 (19.53%) MVC
4 235 (18.97%) Software Engineering
5 231 (18.64%) TDD
6 148 (11.95%) Multithreading
7 112 (9.04%) E-Commerce
8 101 (8.15%) OOP
9 79 (6.38%) Scrum
10 77 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (5.65%) BDD
12 69 (5.57%) Unit Testing
13 60 (4.84%) Analytics
14 54 (4.36%) Mentoring
15 53 (4.28%) Low Latency
16 44 (3.55%) Web Development
16 44 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (3.55%) SOA
17 42 (3.39%) Content Management
18 40 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 540 (43.58%) C#
2 478 (38.58%) SQL
3 438 (35.35%) Java
4 373 (30.10%) JavaScript
5 251 (20.26%) C++
6 116 (9.36%) Python
7 100 (8.07%) PHP
8 85 (6.86%) C
9 69 (5.57%) T-SQL
10 51 (4.12%) Scala
11 48 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 48 (3.87%) PL/SQL
11 48 (3.87%) VBA
12 37 (2.99%) Ruby
13 35 (2.82%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.74%) VB.NET
15 33 (2.66%) VB
16 31 (2.50%) Clojure
17 30 (2.42%) Objective-C
18 26 (2.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 245 (19.77%) Degree
2 43 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.97%) MCSD
4 11 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.89%) Sun Certification
5 10 (0.81%) MCAD
6 9 (0.73%) PhD
7 6 (0.48%) MCP
8 2 (0.16%) HND
8 2 (0.16%) MCPD
8 2 (0.16%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.081%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) CFA
9 1 (0.081%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.99%) QA
2 15 (1.21%) EMIR
2 15 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.081%) CDISC
System Software
1 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
1 4 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.081%) Docker
3 1 (0.081%) ACF2
3 1 (0.081%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.081%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.081%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.081%) Puppet
2 1 (0.081%) Ansible
2 1 (0.081%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 188 (15.17%) Oracle
2 187 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 40 (3.23%) Google
4 29 (2.34%) TIBCO
5 28 (2.26%) JBoss
6 24 (1.94%) Facebook
7 21 (1.69%) Telerik
8 17 (1.37%) Zend
9 15 (1.21%) Murex
9 15 (1.21%) Calypso
10 14 (1.13%) IBM
10 14 (1.13%) Business Objects
10 14 (1.13%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.13%) Sitecore
11 13 (1.05%) Perforce
11 13 (1.05%) webMethods
11 13 (1.05%) Sybase
12 7 (0.56%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.48%) Bloomberg
13 6 (0.48%) Talend
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45-65k + £10k Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago