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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 339 302 261
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 304 439 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 1.01% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.06% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 262 377 502
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £77,500
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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -23 34 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Chiswick - 12 £55,000 -
Ealing +31 6 £72,500 +16.00%
Canary Wharf +2 5 £72,500 +26.08%
Brentford - 5 £33,173 -
Croydon -14 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Romford - 3 £44,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 287 (47.36%) SQL
2 244 (40.26%) C#
3 222 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
4 219 (36.14%) Java
5 209 (34.49%) .NET
6 193 (31.85%) Finance
7 179 (29.54%) SQL Server
8 174 (28.71%) Degree
9 160 (26.40%) JavaScript
10 139 (22.94%) OO
11 132 (21.78%) HTML
12 128 (21.12%) Software Engineering
13 122 (20.13%) TDD
14 117 (19.31%) Computer Science
15 115 (18.98%) ASP.NET
15 115 (18.98%) Web Services
16 111 (18.32%) MVC
17 107 (17.66%) C++
18 102 (16.83%) Python
19 99 (16.34%) Banking
20 93 (15.35%) CSS
20 93 (15.35%) Unix
21 88 (14.52%) Microsoft
22 87 (14.36%) Linux
23 80 (13.20%) WCF
24 79 (13.04%) Multithreading
25 70 (11.55%) Hedge funds
26 68 (11.22%) Derivative
27 65 (10.73%) Spring
28 62 (10.23%) RESTful

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 33 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 26 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.96%) IIS
4 22 (3.63%) Apache Spark
5 20 (3.30%) JBoss
6 19 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.32%) CMS
11 6 (0.99%) CICS
11 6 (0.99%) SAS
12 5 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.50%) IPython
15 2 (0.33%) Apache
15 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 61 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.66%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) MS Office
7 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.63%) SaaS
2 21 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.16%) GitHub
5 6 (0.99%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.17%) Google Play
8 1 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) iTunes
8 1 (0.17%) Office 365
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.83%) Internet
2 3 (0.50%) FTP
3 2 (0.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (29.54%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.58%) NoSQL
3 48 (7.92%) Hadoop
4 46 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 42 (6.93%) MySQL
6 31 (5.12%) Redis
6 31 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (4.62%) MongoDB
8 25 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (2.48%) Big Data
14 14 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.82%) Event Store
17 10 (1.65%) RDBMS
18 9 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
19 8 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 39 (6.44%) JUnit
4 34 (5.61%) Subversion
5 21 (3.47%) Maven
5 21 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (3.47%) TeamCity
6 18 (2.97%) Mockito
7 13 (2.15%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (1.98%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.98%) JIRA
9 8 (1.32%) Ant
9 8 (1.32%) Codeship
9 8 (1.32%) Gradle
9 8 (1.32%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.32%) Protractor
10 7 (1.16%) Android Studio
10 7 (1.16%) Hamcrest
General
1 193 (31.85%) Finance
2 99 (16.34%) Banking
3 52 (8.58%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.28%) Games
5 31 (5.12%) Front Office
6 17 (2.81%) Marketing
7 15 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.31%) Retail
9 8 (1.32%) Back Office
10 7 (1.16%) Law
11 5 (0.83%) Advertising
11 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.83%) Legal
12 4 (0.66%) French Language
12 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.50%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (34.49%) .NET
2 132 (21.78%) HTML
3 115 (18.98%) ASP.NET
3 115 (18.98%) Web Services
4 93 (15.35%) CSS
5 80 (13.20%) WCF
6 65 (10.73%) Spring
7 62 (10.23%) RESTful
8 57 (9.41%) Hibernate
9 56 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (9.08%) AngularJS
11 54 (8.91%) WPF
12 48 (7.92%) XML
13 44 (7.26%) HTML5
14 43 (7.10%) REST
15 41 (6.77%) jQuery
16 33 (5.45%) WinForms
17 32 (5.28%) SOAP
18 28 (4.62%) .NET Framework
19 26 (4.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 117 (19.31%) Computer Science
2 70 (11.55%) Hedge funds
3 68 (11.22%) Derivative
4 58 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 53 (8.75%) Fixed Income
6 49 (8.09%) Equities
7 43 (7.10%) Mathematics
8 36 (5.94%) Mobile App
9 33 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (5.28%) OTC Derivatives
11 29 (4.79%) Client/Server
12 22 (3.63%) Algorithms
12 22 (3.63%) Data Structures
13 19 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (2.64%) User Experience
15 11 (1.82%) Visualisation
16 10 (1.65%) Fintech
17 9 (1.49%) N-Tier
17 9 (1.49%) Physics
18 7 (1.16%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 93 (15.35%) Unix
2 87 (14.36%) Linux
3 54 (8.91%) Windows
4 37 (6.11%) Android
5 34 (5.61%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (22.94%) OO
3 128 (21.12%) Software Engineering
4 122 (20.13%) TDD
5 111 (18.32%) MVC
6 79 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 57 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (9.41%) Scrum
8 49 (8.09%) OOP
8 49 (8.09%) SOA
9 45 (7.43%) SDLC
10 32 (5.28%) Asset Management
10 32 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (5.28%) Functional Programming
10 32 (5.28%) OOD
10 32 (5.28%) SOLID
11 30 (4.95%) Analytics
12 27 (4.46%) Microservices
13 26 (4.29%) Android Development
13 26 (4.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 287 (47.36%) SQL
2 244 (40.26%) C#
3 219 (36.14%) Java
4 160 (26.40%) JavaScript
5 107 (17.66%) C++
6 102 (16.83%) Python
7 40 (6.60%) Scala
8 37 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 32 (5.28%) Haskell
10 29 (4.79%) F#
11 26 (4.29%) VB.NET
12 23 (3.80%) OCaml
13 20 (3.30%) Ruby
14 19 (3.14%) Erlang
14 19 (3.14%) Perl
15 16 (2.64%) Objective-C
16 14 (2.31%) PHP
16 14 (2.31%) PowerShell
17 13 (2.15%) Bash Shell
17 13 (2.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (28.71%) Degree
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.83%) PhD
4 3 (0.50%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.49%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) HL7
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (2.81%) Docker
2 9 (1.49%) HDFS
3 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.66%) LXC
4 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.17%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 14 (2.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.17%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) Kibana
2 1 (0.17%) logstash
2 1 (0.17%) Mesos
2 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 88 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.59%) Oracle
3 13 (2.15%) Google
3 13 (2.15%) Tableau
4 7 (1.16%) webMethods
5 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.66%) Autodesk
6 4 (0.66%) Telerik
7 3 (0.50%) Murex
7 3 (0.50%) Sybase
7 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.33%) Brightcove
8 2 (0.33%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.33%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.33%) iManage
8 2 (0.33%) Informatica
8 2 (0.33%) Rally
9 1 (0.17%) Cognos
9 1 (0.17%) SAP
9 1 (0.17%) TIBCO
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Emnet Technologies Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Sealed Envelope Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
National Theatre
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant upon experience
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago