The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Programmer
Rank 80 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 18 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.75% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 0
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Software 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
995 1395 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.79% 98.73% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1185 692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the East Sussex region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Software 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 Software Programmer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +23 17 £36,500 -18.88%
Hove - 2 £36,500 -
Software Programmer
South East

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) Web Services
3 18 (52.94%) C++
4 17 (50.00%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Qt
5 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 16 (47.06%) C#
6 15 (44.12%) MVC
6 15 (44.12%) Degree
7 14 (41.18%) jQuery
7 14 (41.18%) OO
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (32.35%) Eclipse
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
9 11 (32.35%) Ajax
10 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (20.59%) Java
13 6 (17.65%) Android
14 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
15 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
16 1 (2.94%) Game Development
16 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
16 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 1 (2.94%) cocos2d
16 1 (2.94%) Data Transformation
16 1 (2.94%) Xbox

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
1 11 (32.35%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Web Services
2 17 (50.00%) Qt
3 14 (41.18%) jQuery
4 11 (32.35%) Ajax
5 9 (26.47%) .NET
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.94%) cocos2d
7 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) WinForms
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
2 1 (2.94%) Xbox
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
3 14 (41.18%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
5 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Game Development
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft