Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Programmer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Data Programmer
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1249 1248
Rank change year-on-year +71 -1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Programmer 14 32 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.016% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 62
UK median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +14.46% -24.55%
10th Percentile £21,475 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £110,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,750 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -20.67% -9.64% +45.61%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171314 195618 214070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 139663 164331 175586
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Data Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Programmer in the UK

Data Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Programmer in the UK

Data Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Programmer over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Programmer in the UK

Data Programmer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Programmer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 14 £30,000 -36.84%
UK excluding London +82 10 £29,750 -20.67%
North of England - 5 £29,500 -
North West - 5 £29,500 -
London +47 4 £67,500 +42.11%
South East +77 2 £42,500 +13.33%
South West +10 2 £23,250 -10.58%
East of England +14 1 £40,000 -

Data Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Data 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 featuring Data Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Market Research
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) PhD
4 3 (21.43%) Fortran
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) Nebu
4 3 (21.43%) Askia
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Mathcad
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
5 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) Simulink

Data Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Mathcad
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) Market Research
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Multivariate Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Fortran
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) F#
4 1 (7.14%) Go
4 1 (7.14%) Haskell
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) ML
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PhD
3 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Askia
1 3 (21.43%) Nebu
2 2 (14.29%) XMPie
3 1 (7.14%) Confirmit
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft