The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 570 618 638
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 40 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 21
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £74,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
35846 42011 43917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.79% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31060 35769 36543
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Croydon +3 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Canary Wharf - 5 £72,500 -
City of London +40 3 £52,500 -25.00%
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 62 (74.70%) Software Engineering
2 58 (69.88%) C#
3 57 (68.67%) .NET
4 53 (63.86%) SQL
5 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (55.42%) SQL Server
6 32 (38.55%) TDD
6 32 (38.55%) WCF
7 29 (34.94%) Degree
8 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
8 25 (30.12%) OO
9 23 (27.71%) Finance
9 23 (27.71%) ASP.NET
10 21 (25.30%) JavaScript
10 21 (25.30%) MVC
11 20 (24.10%) WPF
11 20 (24.10%) WinForms
11 20 (24.10%) Java
12 19 (22.89%) HTML
12 19 (22.89%) Web Services
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
13 18 (21.69%) Mathematics
14 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
15 15 (18.07%) Hedge funds
15 15 (18.07%) Banking
15 15 (18.07%) VB.NET
15 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
16 13 (15.66%) OOD
16 13 (15.66%) F#
17 12 (14.46%) Derivative

Software 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 3 (3.61%) JBoss
1 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (55.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Event Store
2 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.82%) Redis
5 3 (3.61%) MySQL
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Subversion
2 5 (6.02%) JUnit
2 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.41%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.41%) Mockito
5 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.20%) Bower
6 1 (1.20%) Grunt
6 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.20%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) YouTrack
6 1 (1.20%) ZenHub
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 9 (10.84%) Front Office
4 8 (9.64%) Games
5 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Back Office
7 2 (2.41%) Law
7 2 (2.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (68.67%) .NET
2 32 (38.55%) WCF
3 23 (27.71%) ASP.NET
4 20 (24.10%) WinForms
4 20 (24.10%) WPF
5 19 (22.89%) HTML
5 19 (22.89%) Web Services
6 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
7 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (9.64%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (9.64%) Reactive Extensions
8 8 (9.64%) XML
9 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (8.43%) CSS
10 6 (7.23%) JMS
11 5 (6.02%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.02%) J2EE
12 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.69%) Mathematics
3 15 (18.07%) Hedge funds
4 12 (14.46%) Derivative
5 9 (10.84%) Client/Server
5 9 (10.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.23%) Physics
8 5 (6.02%) N-Tier
9 4 (4.82%) Data Integration
9 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.61%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.61%) SWIFT
11 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
11 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
12 1 (1.20%) Statistics
12 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (74.70%) Software Engineering
2 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.55%) TDD
4 25 (30.12%) OO
5 21 (25.30%) MVC
6 13 (15.66%) OOD
7 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
7 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
8 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.25%) Pair Programming
9 8 (9.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (8.43%) Analytics
10 7 (8.43%) SDLC
10 7 (8.43%) Wealth Management
11 6 (7.23%) BDD
11 6 (7.23%) Migration
11 6 (7.23%) OOP
11 6 (7.23%) Scrum
12 5 (6.02%) CRM
12 5 (6.02%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) C#
2 53 (63.86%) SQL
3 21 (25.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.10%) Java
5 15 (18.07%) VB.NET
6 13 (15.66%) F#
7 12 (14.46%) C++
7 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
7 12 (14.46%) VBScript
8 6 (7.23%) Erlang
8 6 (7.23%) Haskell
8 6 (7.23%) OCaml
9 5 (6.02%) Clojure
9 5 (6.02%) Python
9 5 (6.02%) Ruby
9 5 (6.02%) Scala
10 3 (3.61%) Groovy
11 2 (2.41%) Perl
12 1 (1.20%) PHP
12 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle
2 3 (3.61%) Telerik
3 2 (2.41%) iManage
3 2 (2.41%) Informatica
4 1 (1.20%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Pega
4 1 (1.20%) Rally
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