The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 87 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +6.93%
Senior 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
833 1004 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.58% 97.95% 99.29%
Number of salaries quoted 744 876 836
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Brighton

Senior Programmer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Learning Management System
2 2 (66.67%) Moodle
2 2 (66.67%) Totara
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Moodle
1 2 (66.67%) Totara
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
3 1 (33.33%) C#