The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 66 74 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 35 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.41% 2.32% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 2.36% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
Programmer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
993 976 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.88% 98.39% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 872 834 678
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Programmer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Brighton

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 27 (50.94%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) Software Engineering
3 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 23 (43.40%) MVC
4 18 (33.96%) jQuery
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 16 (30.19%) OO
7 15 (28.30%) CSS
8 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
8 14 (26.42%) Web Services
8 14 (26.42%) Ajax
8 14 (26.42%) Degree
9 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
9 13 (24.53%) Java
9 13 (24.53%) Linux
10 12 (22.64%) AIX
10 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
10 12 (22.64%) Eclipse
10 12 (22.64%) Toad
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
10 12 (22.64%) PL/SQL
10 12 (22.64%) HTML
10 12 (22.64%) .NET
10 12 (22.64%) Oracle
10 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
10 12 (22.64%) Android
11 11 (20.75%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) C++
12 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
13 9 (16.98%) SQL Server

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) CMS
1 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
1 3 (5.66%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
1 12 (22.64%) Eclipse
1 12 (22.64%) Toad
2 8 (15.09%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) NUnit
6 1 (1.89%) jMock
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Interactive Media
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) jQuery
2 15 (28.30%) CSS
3 14 (26.42%) Web Services
3 14 (26.42%) Ajax
4 12 (22.64%) HTML
4 12 (22.64%) .NET
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.09%) Qt
7 7 (13.21%) HTML5
8 6 (11.32%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.43%) CSS3
10 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.66%) WCF
11 3 (5.66%) WPF
11 3 (5.66%) WebGL
11 3 (5.66%) RESTful
11 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.66%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (5.66%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.66%) Streaming Video
2 3 (5.66%) Streaming Media
2 3 (5.66%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) AIX
3 12 (22.64%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) MVC
3 16 (30.19%) OO
4 7 (13.21%) Migration
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.66%) Scrum
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) Use Case
6 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.66%) Kanban
6 3 (5.66%) OOD
6 3 (5.66%) UML
6 3 (5.66%) User Stories
7 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 12 (22.64%) PL/SQL
6 11 (20.75%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) VB
8 3 (5.66%) Python
8 3 (5.66%) VB6
8 3 (5.66%) C
8 3 (5.66%) PHP
8 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Atlassian