The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 614 568 625
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 48 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.095% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 44
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +12.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Programmer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 14 £25,000 -
City of London -29 5 £50,000 - 1
Ealing - 2 £41,500 -
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £70,000 -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (73.26%) Software Engineering
2 62 (72.09%) C#
3 50 (58.14%) Finance
4 48 (55.81%) .NET
5 36 (41.86%) SQL
6 33 (38.37%) ASP.NET
7 32 (37.21%) MVC
8 28 (32.56%) Java
9 27 (31.40%) Degree
9 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
11 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (25.58%) .NET Framework
12 22 (25.58%) Financial Modelling
13 21 (24.42%) TDD
14 18 (20.93%) CSS
14 18 (20.93%) HTML
15 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.44%) VBA
16 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 15 (17.44%) WPF
17 14 (16.28%) C++
18 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
18 13 (15.12%) F#
19 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
20 10 (11.63%) Scrum
20 10 (11.63%) Multithreading
20 10 (11.63%) Open Source
21 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (4.65%) CMS
1 4 (4.65%) Apache
1 4 (4.65%) Escenic
1 4 (4.65%) Adobe CQ
1 4 (4.65%) Alfresco
2 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.49%) Node.js
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.33%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (1.16%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Wireless
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MarkLogic
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.33%) Redis
3 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.16%) OLAP
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) NUnit
2 4 (4.65%) Maven
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) JUnit
4 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.16%) CruiseControl
General
1 50 (58.14%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Publishing
3 8 (9.30%) Banking
4 6 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.81%) Retail
6 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.65%) Marketing
7 3 (3.49%) Front Office
8 2 (2.33%) Electronics
8 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.81%) .NET
2 33 (38.37%) ASP.NET
3 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (25.58%) .NET Framework
5 18 (20.93%) CSS
5 18 (20.93%) HTML
6 15 (17.44%) WPF
7 9 (10.47%) WinForms
8 8 (9.30%) XML
8 8 (9.30%) Spring
8 8 (9.30%) WCF
9 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (4.65%) Web Services
11 4 (4.65%) JDBC
11 4 (4.65%) J2EE
12 3 (3.49%) Lucene
13 2 (2.33%) COM
13 2 (2.33%) Servlets
13 2 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.63%) Open Source
4 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.49%) Blog
6 3 (3.49%) EMV
6 3 (3.49%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.49%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.49%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.33%) DTV
7 2 (2.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Social Media
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) UNIX
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Software Engineering
2 32 (37.21%) MVC
3 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.58%) Financial Modelling
5 21 (24.42%) TDD
6 10 (11.63%) Scrum
6 10 (11.63%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.47%) Algorithmic Trading
7 9 (10.47%) OO
8 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.14%) Software Architecture
9 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.81%) MVVM
11 4 (4.65%) Validation
11 4 (4.65%) Migration
11 4 (4.65%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.65%) OOP
11 4 (4.65%) BDD
12 3 (3.49%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) C#
2 36 (41.86%) SQL
3 28 (32.56%) Java
4 15 (17.44%) VBA
5 14 (16.28%) C++
6 13 (15.12%) F#
7 8 (9.30%) Python
8 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.81%) C
10 4 (4.65%) Scala
10 4 (4.65%) Ruby
10 4 (4.65%) Erlang
11 3 (3.49%) R
11 3 (3.49%) PHP
11 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.33%) Perl
12 2 (2.33%) Clojure
12 2 (2.33%) Haskell
13 1 (1.16%) OCaml
13 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Degree
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.33%) JBoss
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
3 2 (2.33%) Facebook
3 2 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (1.16%) Reuters
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago