Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Programmer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 56 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.84% 2.68% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.71% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 17
Peterborough median annual salary £43,000 £38,000 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% +14.55% -5.22%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 581 553 537
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 98.75% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 436 428 436
Peterborough median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.29% +7.59% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,850 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,875 £60,000 £61,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Peterborough

Programmer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Peterborough

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Peterborough over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Peterborough

Programmer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Business Process Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (18.18%) BDD

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft