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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 80 61 83
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 24 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.20% 3.16% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.24% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 14
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1080 834 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.90% 97.66% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 901 662 835
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -16 20 £31,250 -16.66%
Hove - 4 £27,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (78.26%) C#
2 35 (76.09%) MVC
3 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 29 (63.04%) CSS
4 27 (58.70%) jQuery
5 26 (56.52%) HTML
6 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 22 (47.83%) .NET
8 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 19 (41.30%) SQL
10 16 (34.78%) VB
11 15 (32.61%) OO
11 15 (32.61%) Ajax
12 13 (28.26%) Marketing
12 13 (28.26%) Windows
13 12 (26.09%) Degree
13 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (23.91%) Android
15 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
15 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
15 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
15 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
15 10 (21.74%) Java
16 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
16 9 (19.57%) Web Development
17 7 (15.22%) TDD
17 7 (15.22%) Photoshop
17 7 (15.22%) Drupal
17 7 (15.22%) Digital Media

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (15.22%) Drupal
2 2 (4.35%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) NUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) CSS
2 27 (58.70%) jQuery
3 26 (56.52%) HTML
4 22 (47.83%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) Ajax
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.04%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.70%) NHibernate
10 3 (6.52%) Classic ASP
10 3 (6.52%) XML
10 3 (6.52%) WCF
10 3 (6.52%) WPF
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (4.35%) RESTful
11 2 (4.35%) JSON
11 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) MVC
2 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (32.61%) OO
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Web Development
6 7 (15.22%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Time Management
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) User Stories
9 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.35%) Use Case
9 2 (4.35%) Kanban
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) UML
9 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) C#
2 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) VB
5 10 (21.74%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) C
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.52%) VBScript
7 3 (6.52%) VB6
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft