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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 77 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.00% 3.26% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.32% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 12
Average salary £35,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 934 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.18% 98.11% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 914 783 931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -16 20 £35,500 +14.51%
Lewes -11 1 - -
Hove - 1 £27,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (77.36%) C#
2 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
3 36 (67.92%) MVC
4 35 (66.04%) HTML
4 35 (66.04%) CSS
5 32 (60.38%) .NET
6 30 (56.60%) SQL
7 29 (54.72%) jQuery
8 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
9 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (33.96%) VB
11 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
11 16 (30.19%) OO
11 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
11 16 (30.19%) Degree
12 15 (28.30%) Marketing
13 10 (18.87%) Windows
13 10 (18.87%) TDD
14 9 (16.98%) Photoshop
14 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
14 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.98%) WinForms
14 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
14 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
15 8 (15.09%) Ajax
15 8 (15.09%) Web Development
15 8 (15.09%) WPF
15 8 (15.09%) Drupal
15 8 (15.09%) Digital Media

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (15.09%) Drupal
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Photoshop
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.43%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) NUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.66%) Hudson
5 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (28.30%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) HTML
1 35 (66.04%) CSS
2 32 (60.38%) .NET
3 29 (54.72%) jQuery
4 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.98%) WinForms
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.09%) Ajax
6 8 (15.09%) WPF
7 6 (11.32%) XML
7 6 (11.32%) XHTML
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 6 (11.32%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (11.32%) WCF
8 4 (7.55%) Web Services
9 3 (5.66%) Classic ASP
9 3 (5.66%) LINQ
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.09%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Physics
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) MVC
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
3 16 (30.19%) OO
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) Web Development
6 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) OOD
8 2 (3.77%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.89%) Time Management
9 1 (1.89%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) C#
2 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
3 30 (56.60%) SQL
4 18 (33.96%) VB
5 7 (13.21%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.66%) VBScript
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) Clojure
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft