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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 71 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.51% 3.13% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 3.18% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 17
Average salary £45,000 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.73% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,250 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
1332 786 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.30% 98.50% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 708 936
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 -11 34 £45,000 +45.16%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
2 36 (55.38%) C#
3 35 (53.85%) HTML
4 34 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (47.69%) .NET
6 29 (44.62%) SQL
7 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 26 (40.00%) Degree
8 23 (35.38%) MVC
9 22 (33.85%) jQuery
10 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
11 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
11 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
12 14 (21.54%) Software Engineering
12 14 (21.54%) MySQL
12 14 (21.54%) Linux
12 14 (21.54%) OO
13 12 (18.46%) TDD
14 11 (16.92%) WinForms
14 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
14 11 (16.92%) Social Media
15 10 (15.38%) XML
15 10 (15.38%) Java
16 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
17 8 (12.31%) Subversion
17 8 (12.31%) Drupal
18 7 (10.77%) Marketing
18 7 (10.77%) Web Development
18 7 (10.77%) C++

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 8 (12.31%) Drupal
2 6 (9.23%) Node.js
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) MySQL
3 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.69%) Hudson
3 5 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.69%) NUnit
4 4 (6.15%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (6.15%) JSUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Toad
5 2 (3.08%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.54%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.77%) Marketing
2 6 (9.23%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) HTML
2 31 (47.69%) .NET
3 26 (40.00%) CSS
4 22 (33.85%) jQuery
5 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.92%) WinForms
7 10 (15.38%) XML
8 6 (9.23%) XHTML
8 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.23%) WCF
8 6 (9.23%) WPF
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 6 (9.23%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (9.23%) Backbone.js
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (7.69%) HTML5
9 5 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (7.69%) LINQ
9 5 (7.69%) JSON
10 4 (6.15%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Social Media
3 6 (9.23%) Digital Media
3 6 (9.23%) Physics
4 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.15%) Mobile Games
5 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.15%) Open Source
6 2 (3.08%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.08%) W3C
7 1 (1.54%) Animation
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) AIX
3 2 (3.08%) VxWorks
3 2 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) MVC
3 14 (21.54%) OO
3 14 (21.54%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.46%) TDD
5 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Web Development
6 7 (10.77%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.69%) OOP
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (3.08%) OOD
8 2 (3.08%) Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.54%) BDD
9 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.54%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
2 36 (55.38%) C#
3 29 (44.62%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) C++
5 7 (10.77%) VB
5 7 (10.77%) PHP
6 3 (4.62%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) Lua
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
8 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.54%) Clojure
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Zend
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle