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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 73 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.13% 3.78% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 3.85% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 12
Average salary £35,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
926 780 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 98.36% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 811 659 788
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 39 (76.47%) C#
2 38 (74.51%) JavaScript
3 35 (68.63%) HTML
3 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 35 (68.63%) MVC
4 32 (62.75%) .NET
5 30 (58.82%) SQL
6 27 (52.94%) jQuery
7 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
8 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (35.29%) VB
10 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
11 15 (29.41%) OO
11 15 (29.41%) Marketing
11 15 (29.41%) Degree
12 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
13 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 9 (17.65%) WinForms
13 9 (17.65%) TDD
13 9 (17.65%) Photoshop
14 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
14 8 (15.69%) Windows
14 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
14 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
14 8 (15.69%) Web Development
14 8 (15.69%) Drupal
14 8 (15.69%) WPF
14 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
15 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (15.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (1.96%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (5.88%) Hudson
3 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (1.96%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) HTML
1 35 (68.63%) CSS
2 32 (62.75%) .NET
3 27 (52.94%) jQuery
4 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (17.65%) WinForms
5 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.69%) WPF
7 6 (11.76%) WCF
7 6 (11.76%) XHTML
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 6 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (9.80%) XML
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Physics
5 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) Animation
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) MVC
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 8 (15.69%) Web Development
7 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) OOD
9 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.96%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 38 (74.51%) JavaScript
3 30 (58.82%) SQL
4 18 (35.29%) VB
5 6 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) VBScript
7 3 (5.88%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) Clojure
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft