The median annual salary for a Programmer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programmer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.26% 4.17% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 4.38% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 45
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £62,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 933 960 1218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.79% 95.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 785 781 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Essex

Programmer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Essex.

Salary trend for Programmer in Essex

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Essex

Programmer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Colchester -6 11 £35,000 -44.00%
Loughton - 6 £50,000 - 1
Saffron Walden -16 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Witham - 1 £45,000 -
Harlow - 1 £55,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) MVC
3 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 29 (58.00%) Degree
4 29 (58.00%) Computer Science
5 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
6 27 (54.00%) HTML
6 27 (54.00%) CSS
7 23 (46.00%) MySQL
8 22 (44.00%) Oracle
9 20 (40.00%) Swing
10 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
11 18 (36.00%) OOP
11 18 (36.00%) OO
11 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
12 17 (34.00%) Spring
12 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
12 17 (34.00%) C#
12 17 (34.00%) .NET
13 16 (32.00%) HTML5
14 15 (30.00%) Java EE
15 14 (28.00%) CSS3
15 14 (28.00%) Spring MVC
15 14 (28.00%) JSP
15 14 (28.00%) Servlets
15 14 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (26.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (26.00%) RDBMS

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (18.00%) JBoss
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.00%) MySQL
3 13 (26.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Informix
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (6.00%) Ant
2 3 (6.00%) Gradle
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) CSS
1 27 (54.00%) HTML
2 20 (40.00%) Swing
3 17 (34.00%) .NET
3 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.00%) Spring
4 16 (32.00%) HTML5
5 15 (30.00%) Java EE
6 14 (28.00%) CSS3
6 14 (28.00%) JSP
6 14 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (28.00%) Servlets
6 14 (28.00%) Spring MVC
7 13 (26.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
9 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (22.00%) J2EE
10 10 (20.00%) Ajax
10 10 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Android
1 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) MVC
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
4 18 (36.00%) OO
4 18 (36.00%) OOP
4 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) Web Development
6 10 (20.00%) Logistics
7 7 (14.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.00%) E-business
9 3 (6.00%) SDLC
10 1 (2.00%) API Development
10 1 (2.00%) Bioinformatics
10 1 (2.00%) CRM
10 1 (2.00%) Data Security
10 1 (2.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.00%) C#
4 10 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
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