The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 604 573 585
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 24 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 54
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Software 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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the London region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in London

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Software 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 Software Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Clapham - 5 £45,000 -
Southwark - 5 £47,500 -
City of London -21 2 £32,250 -43.91%
Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 47 (73.44%) Software Engineering
2 43 (67.19%) C#
3 39 (60.94%) .NET
4 35 (54.69%) Finance
5 34 (53.13%) Java
6 32 (50.00%) SQL
7 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET
8 26 (40.63%) TDD
9 25 (39.06%) MVC
10 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
11 20 (31.25%) HTML
12 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (29.69%) Degree
12 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
14 15 (23.44%) Spring
14 15 (23.44%) CSS
14 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
15 14 (21.88%) Oracle
16 13 (20.31%) Linux
17 12 (18.75%) Web Services
17 12 (18.75%) OO
17 12 (18.75%) PHP
18 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
19 9 (14.06%) UNIX
19 9 (14.06%) SOAP
19 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
19 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
19 9 (14.06%) WCF

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) Node.js
2 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) WordPress
3 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.25%) CMS
3 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.25%) Sitefinity
3 4 (6.25%) Orchard CMS
3 4 (6.25%) NServiceBus
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.25%) RavenDB
4 4 (6.25%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) NUnit
2 7 (10.94%) Maven
3 5 (7.81%) Selenium
3 5 (7.81%) JBehave
4 4 (6.25%) MSTest
4 4 (6.25%) Moq
General
1 35 (54.69%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Publishing
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Games
3 5 (7.81%) Advertising
4 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.25%) Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Front Office
6 2 (3.13%) Electronics
6 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.94%) .NET
2 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET
3 20 (31.25%) HTML
4 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (23.44%) CSS
5 15 (23.44%) Spring
6 12 (18.75%) Web Services
7 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.06%) SOAP
8 9 (14.06%) WCF
8 9 (14.06%) WPF
9 7 (10.94%) HTML5
9 7 (10.94%) Backbone.js
10 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.81%) RESTful
11 5 (7.81%) jQuery
11 5 (7.81%) JPA
11 5 (7.81%) JDBC
11 5 (7.81%) JSON
11 5 (7.81%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Open Source
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) DTV
7 1 (1.56%) Handset
7 1 (1.56%) Blog
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) UNIX
2 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Software Engineering
2 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 25 (39.06%) MVC
4 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.75%) OO
6 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.81%) SOA
9 5 (7.81%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (7.81%) Project Management
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.25%) Android Development
10 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
10 4 (6.25%) Migration
10 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) C#
2 34 (53.13%) Java
3 32 (50.00%) SQL
4 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.75%) PHP
6 8 (12.50%) C++
6 8 (12.50%) VBA
6 8 (12.50%) Python
7 7 (10.94%) Ruby
7 7 (10.94%) Perl
8 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.81%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.69%) Delphi
10 3 (4.69%) F#
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) MCPD
3 1 (1.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) EPiServer
3 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
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