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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Programmer
Rank 567 601 568
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 40 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 39
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +24 20 £60,000 +9.09%
West Drayton -3 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Ealing -5 1 - -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) C#
2 36 (52.94%) Java
3 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 34 (50.00%) .NET
4 30 (44.12%) Scrum
5 29 (42.65%) OOP
6 28 (41.18%) MVC
7 27 (39.71%) J2EE
8 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
9 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 19 (27.94%) Windows
10 19 (27.94%) Spring
11 17 (25.00%) HTML
12 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 16 (23.53%) Visualisation
13 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
13 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
14 13 (19.12%) Internet
14 13 (19.12%) Finance
15 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
15 11 (16.18%) Degree
15 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
15 11 (16.18%) CSS
15 11 (16.18%) Analytics
16 10 (14.71%) HTML5
16 10 (14.71%) Waterfall
16 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.71%) C++
16 10 (14.71%) Publishing

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Heroku
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Internet
2 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.47%) Xcode
3 1 (1.47%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Publishing
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) .NET
2 27 (39.71%) J2EE
3 19 (27.94%) Spring
4 17 (25.00%) HTML
5 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
5 11 (16.18%) CSS
6 10 (14.71%) HTML5
7 8 (11.76%) Grails
7 8 (11.76%) Ajax
8 5 (7.35%) DHTML
9 4 (5.88%) XML
9 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.41%) jQuery
10 3 (4.41%) WinForms
11 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.94%) JSON
12 1 (1.47%) MDX
12 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Visualisation
2 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.76%) Social Media
4 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Physics
6 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) Scrum
3 29 (42.65%) OOP
4 28 (41.18%) MVC
5 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 11 (16.18%) Analytics
8 10 (14.71%) Waterfall
9 9 (13.24%) CRM
10 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Migration
12 5 (7.35%) Project Management
12 5 (7.35%) ITIL
12 5 (7.35%) Change Control
13 4 (5.88%) OO
13 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.88%) OOD
14 3 (4.41%) ERP
14 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
14 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) C#
1 36 (52.94%) Java
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) C++
5 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) MCAD
2 5 (7.35%) MCSD
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.94%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.47%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Flexible/Remote working/London Euston
NewsNow Publishing
Salary: Neg. according to experience + 26 days paid holiday + flexible working + home working
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago