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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
England / London
Rank 562 581 583
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 12 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 65 47
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £75,000 £63,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
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%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +21 1 £47,500 -9.52%
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 36 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 27 (58.70%) C#
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (47.83%) .NET
5 18 (39.13%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) TDD
6 14 (30.43%) C++
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.26%) Banking
8 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.91%) MVC
10 10 (21.74%) OO
10 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.39%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) WCF
11 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
11 8 (17.39%) Linux
11 8 (17.39%) Web Services
11 8 (17.39%) Java
11 8 (17.39%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (15.22%) Haskell
12 7 (15.22%) Wealth Management
12 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
12 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
12 7 (15.22%) Analytics
12 7 (15.22%) VBScript
12 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
12 7 (15.22%) Ruby

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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Event Store
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) OLTP
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) CircleCI
2 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (2.17%) Bower
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) Moq
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Banking
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.39%) WCF
3 8 (17.39%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
6 3 (6.52%) J2EE
6 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Express
7 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.35%) JPA
7 2 (4.35%) LINQ
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
7 2 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.52%) Biometrics
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) BBC
4 2 (4.35%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Physics
4 2 (4.35%) Robotics
4 2 (4.35%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) MVC
5 10 (21.74%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.22%) Wealth Management
7 6 (13.04%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) BDD
8 5 (10.87%) Functional Programming
8 5 (10.87%) Release Management
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) SDLC
9 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.70%) Fund Management
9 4 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) C++
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) Haskell
5 7 (15.22%) Ruby
5 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
5 7 (15.22%) VBScript
6 6 (13.04%) Erlang
6 6 (13.04%) F#
6 6 (13.04%) Python
7 5 (10.87%) Clojure
7 5 (10.87%) OCaml
7 5 (10.87%) Scala
8 4 (8.70%) Go
8 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.52%) PHP
10 2 (4.35%) C
10 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) iManage
2 2 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle