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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 71 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 37 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.02% 3.08% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 3.14% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1214 668 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.94% 97.95% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 610 727
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 33 (54.10%) C#
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
4 30 (49.18%) .NET
5 26 (42.62%) Degree
6 25 (40.98%) SQL
7 22 (36.07%) CSS
8 21 (34.43%) jQuery
9 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
10 19 (31.15%) MVC
11 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
12 14 (22.95%) Linux
12 14 (22.95%) TDD
13 13 (21.31%) MySQL
13 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
13 13 (21.31%) OO
13 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
14 12 (19.67%) WinForms
14 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.03%) Java
15 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
15 11 (18.03%) Social Media
16 8 (13.11%) C++
16 8 (13.11%) XML
17 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
17 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
17 7 (11.48%) Games
17 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (11.48%) Subversion
17 7 (11.48%) Web Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (11.48%) Drupal
2 6 (9.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
2 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
1 7 (11.48%) Subversion
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Hudson
2 6 (9.84%) SpecFlow
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (9.84%) NUnit
3 4 (6.56%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (6.56%) JSUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Toad
4 2 (3.28%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 7 (11.48%) Games
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) HTML
2 30 (49.18%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) CSS
4 21 (34.43%) jQuery
5 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
6 12 (19.67%) WinForms
7 8 (13.11%) XML
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.84%) WCF
9 6 (9.84%) WPF
9 6 (9.84%) XHTML
9 6 (9.84%) LINQ
9 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 6 (9.84%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (9.84%) Backbone.js
9 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (8.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (8.20%) HTML5
11 4 (6.56%) D3.js
11 4 (6.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.03%) Social Media
3 6 (9.84%) Physics
4 5 (8.20%) Digital Media
4 5 (8.20%) Open Source
4 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.56%) Mobile Games
5 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.28%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.28%) W3C
7 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.64%) Animation
7 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) MVC
2 14 (22.95%) TDD
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 13 (21.31%) OO
4 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.20%) OOP
9 2 (3.28%) OOD
9 2 (3.28%) Migration
10 1 (1.64%) User Experience Design
10 1 (1.64%) BDD
10 1 (1.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 33 (54.10%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) SQL
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) C++
6 6 (9.84%) PHP
7 5 (8.20%) VB
8 3 (4.92%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.28%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) C
9 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.28%) Lua
9 2 (3.28%) PHP5
10 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.64%) Clojure
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Zend
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle