The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 65 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.27% 2.33% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 2.37% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 11
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1004 1393 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.54% 98.24% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1180 738
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
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 East Sussex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Programmer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Programmer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Programmer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Programmer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +15 29 £37,500 -14.28%
Hove - 3 £24,000 -
Lewes - 1 £40,000 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 42 (59.15%) Software Engineering
2 34 (47.89%) Windows
3 29 (40.85%) C#
4 26 (36.62%) MVC
5 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 23 (32.39%) jQuery
6 22 (30.99%) C++
7 20 (28.17%) Web Services
7 20 (28.17%) Ajax
8 17 (23.94%) OO
8 17 (23.94%) Qt
9 16 (22.54%) PL/SQL
9 16 (22.54%) SQL
9 16 (22.54%) Oracle
9 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
9 16 (22.54%) Degree
10 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
11 14 (19.72%) Toad
11 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
11 14 (19.72%) AIX
11 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
11 14 (19.72%) Finance
12 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
12 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
12 13 (18.31%) .NET
13 12 (16.90%) HTML
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
13 12 (16.90%) CSS
14 11 (15.49%) Java

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (2.82%) CMS
1 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
1 2 (2.82%) Node.js
1 2 (2.82%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Moodle
2 1 (1.41%) Jetty
2 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Wireless
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Toad
1 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.08%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (9.86%) NUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Selenium
5 3 (4.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.41%) JUnit
7 1 (1.41%) jMock
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) jQuery
2 20 (28.17%) Web Services
2 20 (28.17%) Ajax
3 17 (23.94%) Qt
4 13 (18.31%) .NET
5 12 (16.90%) HTML
5 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
5 12 (16.90%) CSS
6 8 (11.27%) HTML5
7 6 (8.45%) CSS3
8 5 (7.04%) NHibernate
9 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.63%) WCF
9 4 (5.63%) WPF
9 4 (5.63%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.63%) WebGL
9 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.82%) JSON
10 2 (2.82%) WinForms
10 2 (2.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Streaming Media
2 4 (5.63%) IPTV
2 4 (5.63%) Device Driver
2 4 (5.63%) Streaming Video
2 4 (5.63%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.41%) Xbox
3 1 (1.41%) Social Media
3 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) AIX
4 9 (12.68%) Android
5 4 (5.63%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.62%) MVC
3 17 (23.94%) OO
4 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.68%) Migration
5 9 (12.68%) TDD
6 4 (5.63%) Time Management
7 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.82%) Web Development
8 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.82%) Kanban
8 2 (2.82%) Use Case
8 2 (2.82%) Data Management
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.82%) OOD
8 2 (2.82%) Scrum
8 2 (2.82%) UML
8 2 (2.82%) User Stories
9 1 (1.41%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) C#
2 22 (30.99%) C++
3 16 (22.54%) PL/SQL
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.49%) Java
6 7 (9.86%) C
7 5 (7.04%) PHP
8 4 (5.63%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Atlassian