The following charts show the salary and demand statistics for jobs mentioning various Programming Languages. The data is taken from the Gooroo.io analysis of job advertisements in the United States, Great Britain, and Australia.
Programming language popularity in the USA
- Salaries for the more in demand languages have fallen slightly this month, however we continue to see varied salary offers for jobs mentioning the more niche skills.
- C# continues to be more popular than Java with Java salaries still slightly higher.
Programming language popularity in Great Britain
- The number of GB jobs mentioning various programming languages have risen in comparison to other technology areas.
- Of the in demand languages, Java roles continue to pay the highest salaries, although the average salary has fallen by £10k this month.
Programming language popularity in Australia
About this analysis
When reading these charts, the lower the demand for a skill, the less reliable the salary indicators become. It only takes a handful of jobs to shift the average.
Job data is extremely useful as it's plentiful and provides a lot of fascinating and interesting aspects to work with. It also has its challenges. You should read our full disclosure about the analysis for an insight into these challenges.