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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 70 50 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 19 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.09% 4.10% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 4.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 11
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +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
899 688 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.01% 97.18% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 784 548 727
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 26 January 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 32 (78.05%) C#
2 31 (75.61%) MVC
3 30 (73.17%) CSS
4 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
5 27 (65.85%) HTML
6 23 (56.10%) .NET
6 23 (56.10%) jQuery
7 21 (51.22%) SQL
8 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
9 17 (41.46%) VB
9 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
10 14 (34.15%) Marketing
10 14 (34.15%) OO
11 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (26.83%) Degree
13 10 (24.39%) Windows
14 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
14 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
14 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
14 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
14 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
14 9 (21.95%) Java
14 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
14 9 (21.95%) Ajax
14 9 (21.95%) Android
15 8 (19.51%) Web Development
16 7 (17.07%) Drupal
16 7 (17.07%) Photoshop
16 7 (17.07%) Digital Media
17 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (17.07%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.44%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
1 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (34.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) CSS
2 27 (65.85%) HTML
3 23 (56.10%) .NET
3 23 (56.10%) jQuery
4 9 (21.95%) Ajax
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.76%) WPF
6 4 (9.76%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.32%) Classic ASP
7 3 (7.32%) WCF
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.88%) JSON
8 2 (4.88%) DHTML
8 2 (4.88%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) XHTML
8 2 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) MVC
2 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
3 14 (34.15%) OO
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Web Development
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.44%) User Stories
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.44%) Kanban
8 1 (2.44%) UML
8 1 (2.44%) Use Case
8 1 (2.44%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) VB
5 9 (21.95%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) VB6
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) VBScript
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft