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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
England / London
Rank 373 329 272
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 225 369 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.91% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.94% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 188 337 396
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,000 £37,968
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -24 25 £59,000 -1.66% 10
Chiswick +4 16 £57,500 -4.16%
Bromley - 2 £47,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Croydon +11 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 209 (42.83%) SQL
2 197 (40.37%) Java
3 184 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (31.15%) Finance
5 132 (27.05%) C#
6 116 (23.77%) JavaScript
6 116 (23.77%) .NET
7 111 (22.75%) OO
7 111 (22.75%) Degree
8 107 (21.93%) Software Engineering
9 102 (20.90%) Banking
10 99 (20.29%) Linux
11 93 (19.06%) Python
12 92 (18.85%) TDD
13 91 (18.65%) Web Services
14 87 (17.83%) SQL Server
15 82 (16.80%) HTML
16 80 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
17 77 (15.78%) Spring
18 69 (14.14%) Computer Science
19 68 (13.93%) Scala
19 68 (13.93%) MySQL
20 66 (13.52%) CSS
21 62 (12.70%) Microsoft
22 59 (12.09%) Unix
22 59 (12.09%) Hibernate
23 58 (11.89%) RESTful
24 57 (11.68%) Relational Database
25 55 (11.27%) Data Structures
25 55 (11.27%) MVC

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 25 (5.12%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.71%) Apache
3 22 (4.51%) Apache Spark
3 22 (4.51%) IIS
4 21 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (2.87%) JBoss
5 14 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.64%) Confluence
7 8 (1.64%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.82%) SAS
10 3 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.61%) IPython
10 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.41%) CICS
11 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.61%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.61%) InDesign
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.71%) SaaS
3 4 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.61%) GitHub
5 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.41%) Google Play
5 2 (0.41%) IaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.33%) Internet
2 15 (3.07%) DSL
3 10 (2.05%) Skype
4 4 (0.82%) SMTP
5 3 (0.61%) FTP
5 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.41%) HTTP
7 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.20%) LDAP
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 68 (13.93%) MySQL
3 57 (11.68%) Relational Database
4 53 (10.86%) NoSQL
5 48 (9.84%) Hadoop
6 44 (9.02%) MongoDB
7 36 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 33 (6.76%) Big Data
9 23 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (4.30%) Redis
11 16 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 14 (2.87%) RDBMS
13 12 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.64%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.64%) Impala
16 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.12%) JUnit
3 24 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.71%) Maven
5 22 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.48%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.46%) Babel
7 12 (2.46%) Mockito
7 12 (2.46%) webpack
8 11 (2.25%) Gradle
9 10 (2.05%) JIRA
10 9 (1.84%) Codeship
10 9 (1.84%) Protractor
11 8 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.64%) Selenium
11 8 (1.64%) Subversion
11 8 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.43%) NUnit
13 6 (1.23%) Ant
13 6 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 152 (31.15%) Finance
2 102 (20.90%) Banking
3 51 (10.45%) Investment Banking
4 23 (4.71%) Financial Institution
5 16 (3.28%) Games
6 10 (2.05%) Publishing
7 9 (1.84%) Retail
8 8 (1.64%) Back Office
8 8 (1.64%) Front Office
9 7 (1.43%) Law
10 6 (1.23%) Legal
10 6 (1.23%) Marketing
11 5 (1.02%) French Language
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (23.77%) .NET
2 91 (18.65%) Web Services
3 82 (16.80%) HTML
4 77 (15.78%) Spring
5 66 (13.52%) CSS
6 59 (12.09%) Hibernate
7 58 (11.89%) RESTful
8 52 (10.66%) REST
9 51 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 50 (10.25%) XML
11 46 (9.43%) WCF
12 40 (8.20%) AngularJS
13 33 (6.76%) Node.js
14 30 (6.15%) HTML5
15 29 (5.94%) WPF
16 28 (5.74%) SOAP
17 26 (5.33%) React
18 24 (4.92%) XHTML
19 21 (4.30%) JMS
20 20 (4.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.14%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.27%) Data Structures
3 52 (10.66%) Fintech
4 47 (9.63%) Derivative
5 40 (8.20%) Equities
6 37 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (7.58%) Mobile App
7 34 (6.97%) Fixed Income
8 32 (6.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (6.15%) Mathematics
10 28 (5.74%) Data Integration
10 28 (5.74%) OTC Derivatives
11 23 (4.71%) Algorithms
12 19 (3.89%) Hedge funds
13 15 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (2.66%) CMDB
14 13 (2.66%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (2.66%) User Experience
15 12 (2.46%) Blockchain
15 12 (2.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.29%) Linux
2 59 (12.09%) Unix
3 39 (7.99%) Android
4 37 (7.58%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.66%) Windows
6 6 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.41%) zOS
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (22.75%) OO
3 107 (21.93%) Software Engineering
4 92 (18.85%) TDD
5 80 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (11.27%) MVC
7 51 (10.45%) Microservices
7 51 (10.45%) SDLC
8 47 (9.63%) SOA
9 45 (9.22%) Multithreading
9 45 (9.22%) Scrum
10 43 (8.81%) Analytics
10 43 (8.81%) Mentoring
11 41 (8.40%) Data Modelling
12 36 (7.38%) Functional Programming
13 35 (7.17%) Asset Management
14 33 (6.76%) Android Development
14 33 (6.76%) Kanban
15 31 (6.35%) Open Source
16 30 (6.15%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 209 (42.83%) SQL
2 197 (40.37%) Java
3 132 (27.05%) C#
4 116 (23.77%) JavaScript
5 93 (19.06%) Python
6 68 (13.93%) Scala
7 51 (10.45%) Haskell
8 44 (9.02%) C++
9 42 (8.61%) Perl
10 41 (8.40%) F#
11 32 (6.56%) OCaml
12 22 (4.51%) PHP
13 21 (4.30%) Objective-C
14 18 (3.69%) Apple Swift
14 18 (3.69%) Clojure
14 18 (3.69%) Go
15 15 (3.07%) Erlang
16 12 (2.46%) ES6
17 11 (2.25%) Shell Script
18 10 (2.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (22.75%) Degree
2 11 (2.25%) PhD
3 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.20%) PMP
3 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.07%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) SDET
4 1 (0.20%) Basel III
4 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (4.51%) Docker
2 5 (1.02%) LXC
2 5 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) ACF2
4 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) GridGain
4 1 (0.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (3.07%) Ansible
2 12 (2.46%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.61%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) Terraform
4 1 (0.20%) zSecure
Vendors
1 62 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.61%) Oracle
3 13 (2.66%) TIBCO
4 11 (2.25%) Adobe
5 7 (1.43%) SAP
5 7 (1.43%) webMethods
6 6 (1.23%) Apple
6 6 (1.23%) Splunk
7 5 (1.02%) Google
7 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.02%) Sybase
8 4 (0.82%) ATG
8 4 (0.82%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.82%) Hortonworks
8 4 (0.82%) Perforce
8 4 (0.82%) Solace
9 3 (0.61%) Twitter
9 3 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.41%) Brightcove
10 2 (0.41%) Tableau
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENTBENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
james joseph associates
Salary: Cash Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capco
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
James Joseph Associates.
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-58000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum, Benefits 150K Base 100K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits 20K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago