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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 77 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 36 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.55% 2.67% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.73% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% +15.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +7.97%
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
1392 768 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.58% 97.59% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 701 916
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -17 36 £45,000 +44.00%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (55.56%) C#
2 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.79%) HTML
3 32 (50.79%) .NET
4 26 (41.27%) SQL
4 26 (41.27%) Degree
5 22 (34.92%) CSS
6 21 (33.33%) jQuery
7 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
8 19 (30.16%) MVC
9 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 14 (22.22%) Linux
11 14 (22.22%) TDD
12 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
12 13 (20.63%) OO
12 13 (20.63%) MySQL
12 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (19.05%) WinForms
14 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.46%) Social Media
14 11 (17.46%) Java
15 9 (14.29%) XML
16 8 (12.70%) C++
17 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
17 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
17 7 (11.11%) Games
17 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (11.11%) Subversion
17 7 (11.11%) Web Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (11.11%) Drupal
2 6 (9.52%) Node.js
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) MySQL
3 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 7 (11.11%) Subversion
1 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.52%) SpecFlow
2 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (9.52%) Hudson
2 6 (9.52%) NUnit
3 4 (6.35%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (6.35%) JSUnit
4 2 (3.17%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (3.17%) Toad
5 1 (1.59%) Grunt
General
1 7 (11.11%) Games
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) HTML
1 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) CSS
3 21 (33.33%) jQuery
4 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
5 12 (19.05%) WinForms
6 9 (14.29%) XML
7 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (9.52%) Backbone.js
8 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 6 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (9.52%) LINQ
8 6 (9.52%) WCF
8 6 (9.52%) WPF
8 6 (9.52%) XHTML
9 5 (7.94%) HTML5
9 5 (7.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (6.35%) Ember.js
10 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.46%) Social Media
3 6 (9.52%) Physics
4 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.94%) Digital Media
4 5 (7.94%) Open Source
5 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.35%) Mobile Games
6 2 (3.17%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.17%) W3C
7 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.59%) Animation
7 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.17%) AIX
4 2 (3.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) MVC
2 14 (22.22%) TDD
3 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
3 13 (20.63%) OO
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) OOP
8 2 (3.17%) OOD
8 2 (3.17%) Migration
9 1 (1.59%) BDD
9 1 (1.59%) User Experience Design
9 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) C#
2 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.27%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) C++
6 6 (9.52%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) VB
8 3 (4.76%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.17%) PHP5
9 2 (3.17%) Lua
9 2 (3.17%) C
9 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.17%) Python
9 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.59%) Clojure
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Zend
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle