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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 56 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 37 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.20% 2.25% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 2.29% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
856 1269 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.27% 98.52% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 723 1086 707
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 30 June 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 35 (56.45%) Software Engineering
2 32 (51.61%) Windows
3 23 (37.10%) C#
4 22 (35.48%) Linux
5 21 (33.87%) C++
6 20 (32.26%) Web Services
6 20 (32.26%) MVC
7 18 (29.03%) OO
7 18 (29.03%) jQuery
8 16 (25.81%) Qt
8 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
8 16 (25.81%) Degree
9 15 (24.19%) Ajax
9 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
10 14 (22.58%) AIX
10 14 (22.58%) Toad
10 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.58%) Oracle
10 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
10 14 (22.58%) Java
10 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
10 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
10 14 (22.58%) SQL
10 14 (22.58%) Finance
11 13 (20.97%) HTML
11 13 (20.97%) CSS
11 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
12 12 (19.35%) Android
13 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (16.13%) PowerBuilder

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (4.84%) CMS
1 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
1 3 (4.84%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) Moodle
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Wireless
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
1 14 (22.58%) Toad
2 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
3 10 (16.13%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) NUnit
7 1 (1.61%) jMock
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Interactive Media
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Web Services
2 18 (29.03%) jQuery
3 16 (25.81%) Qt
4 15 (24.19%) Ajax
5 13 (20.97%) HTML
5 13 (20.97%) CSS
6 8 (12.90%) HTML5
7 7 (11.29%) .NET
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.68%) CSS3
9 4 (6.45%) WebGL
10 3 (4.84%) RESTful
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.84%) WCF
10 3 (4.84%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.23%) WPF
11 2 (3.23%) JSON
11 2 (3.23%) NHibernate
11 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Device Driver
2 4 (6.45%) Streaming Video
2 4 (6.45%) Streaming Media
2 4 (6.45%) IPTV
2 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.45%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.61%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.61%) Xbox
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Linux
3 14 (22.58%) AIX
4 12 (19.35%) Android
5 4 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Software Engineering
2 20 (32.26%) MVC
3 18 (29.03%) OO
4 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.52%) Migration
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.84%) Kanban
8 3 (4.84%) User Stories
8 3 (4.84%) UML
8 3 (4.84%) Pair Programming
8 3 (4.84%) Scrum
8 3 (4.84%) OOD
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Web Development
8 3 (4.84%) Use Case
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.23%) Data Management
10 1 (1.61%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (1.61%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) C#
2 21 (33.87%) C++
3 14 (22.58%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
3 14 (22.58%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
4 5 (8.06%) C
5 4 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Atlassian