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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 88 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.91% 2.23% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.25% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 20
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
966 1065 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.17% 99.07% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 867 895 643
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -7 9 £25,000 -9.09%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
3 15 (51.72%) OO
4 13 (44.83%) jQuery
5 12 (41.38%) C++
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 11 (37.93%) C#
6 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
7 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
7 10 (34.48%) .NET
8 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Qt
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 9 (31.03%) MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Electronics
8 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) PHP
11 4 (13.79%) MySQL
11 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (13.79%) e-Learning
11 4 (13.79%) Learning Management System
11 4 (13.79%) Moodle
11 4 (13.79%) Totara
11 4 (13.79%) PHP 5

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (13.79%) Moodle
1 4 (13.79%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.45%) Firebug
General
1 9 (31.03%) Electronics
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) jQuery
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Qt
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
3 9 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (13.79%) e-Learning
4 4 (13.79%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Games
5 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) OO
3 9 (31.03%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Android Development
4 1 (3.45%) Coaching
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.45%) OOD
4 1 (3.45%) OOP
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.45%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C++
2 11 (37.93%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA