The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 293 261 252
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 107 239 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.15% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 210 204
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15691 20859 21339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13083 17595 17026
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +32 29 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Berkshire +31 29 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Surrey -7 17 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Sussex +9 15 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Oxfordshire +28 6 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Hampshire -18 6 £49,645 +14.12%
Kent -15 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
East Sussex +11 2 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 100 (41.15%) C#
1 100 (41.15%) .NET
2 96 (39.51%) SQL
3 95 (39.09%) HTML
4 77 (31.69%) MVC
5 74 (30.45%) JavaScript
6 73 (30.04%) SQL Server
6 73 (30.04%) Software Engineering
7 71 (29.22%) Java
8 62 (25.51%) ASP.NET
9 61 (25.10%) CSS
10 57 (23.46%) Oracle
11 55 (22.63%) Degree
12 50 (20.58%) C++
13 49 (20.16%) Computer Science
14 43 (17.70%) Linux
15 39 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (14.40%) C
18 33 (13.58%) XML
19 30 (12.35%) MySQL
20 28 (11.52%) Multithreading
21 25 (10.29%) jQuery
21 25 (10.29%) Microsoft
22 24 (9.88%) VB.NET
22 24 (9.88%) UML
22 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
23 23 (9.47%) AngularJS
23 23 (9.47%) Mathematics
23 23 (9.47%) COBOL

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.41%) CICS
2 13 (5.35%) SAS
3 12 (4.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.88%) Apache
6 6 (2.47%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.06%) JBoss
7 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.65%) JCAPS
9 3 (1.23%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.41%) IIS
11 1 (0.41%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.41%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 18 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) DHCP
1 3 (1.23%) DNS
1 3 (1.23%) SNMP
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.35%) MySQL
3 18 (7.41%) DB2
4 16 (6.58%) Big Data
5 14 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (4.94%) Base SAS
6 12 (4.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 10 (4.12%) Data Mining
7 10 (4.12%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.23%) OpenQM
11 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 23 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.06%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.23%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.23%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.41%) Ant
5 1 (0.41%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.41%) Gradle
5 1 (0.41%) JUnit
5 1 (0.41%) Maven
5 1 (0.41%) NUnit
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 17 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.94%) Marketing
3 11 (4.53%) Finance
4 9 (3.70%) Games
5 8 (3.29%) Banking
5 8 (3.29%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.47%) Retail
7 4 (1.65%) Electronics
7 4 (1.65%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Avionics
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (41.15%) .NET
2 95 (39.09%) HTML
3 62 (25.51%) ASP.NET
4 61 (25.10%) CSS
5 39 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (13.58%) XML
7 25 (10.29%) jQuery
8 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (9.47%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.82%) JSP
11 18 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (6.58%) WCF
12 16 (6.58%) Web Services
13 15 (6.17%) HTML5
14 12 (4.94%) Ajax
14 12 (4.94%) REST
15 9 (3.70%) WPF
16 8 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (3.29%) CSS3
16 8 (3.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.16%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.47%) Mathematics
3 19 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.41%) Mainframe
5 13 (5.35%) Client/Server
6 11 (4.53%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.29%) Credit Risk
9 7 (2.88%) BBC
10 6 (2.47%) Cloud Native
10 6 (2.47%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (2.06%) Data Integration
11 5 (2.06%) Physics
12 3 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.23%) User Experience
13 2 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.70%) Linux
2 19 (7.82%) Windows
3 15 (6.17%) Unix
4 10 (4.12%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.70%) Android
5 9 (3.70%) MVS
6 7 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.69%) MVC
2 73 (30.04%) Software Engineering
3 38 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (11.52%) Multithreading
5 24 (9.88%) UML
6 22 (9.05%) Analytics
7 20 (8.23%) TDD
8 18 (7.41%) SOLID
8 18 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.00%) Multithreaded Programming
10 15 (6.17%) Web Design
11 14 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.76%) Migration
12 13 (5.35%) ETL
13 12 (4.94%) SOA
14 11 (4.53%) Data Analysis
14 11 (4.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 11 (4.53%) Project Management
15 10 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (4.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (41.15%) C#
2 96 (39.51%) SQL
3 74 (30.45%) JavaScript
4 71 (29.22%) Java
5 50 (20.58%) C++
6 35 (14.40%) C
7 24 (9.88%) VB.NET
8 23 (9.47%) COBOL
9 18 (7.41%) Assembly Language
10 17 (7.00%) JCL
11 15 (6.17%) VB
12 14 (5.76%) T-SQL
13 13 (5.35%) Python
14 11 (4.53%) PL/SQL
14 11 (4.53%) SAS Macro
15 6 (2.47%) XPath
16 5 (2.06%) HLSL
16 5 (2.06%) PHP
17 2 (0.82%) R
17 2 (0.82%) RPG
Qualifications
1 55 (22.63%) Degree
2 8 (3.29%) PhD
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
2 6 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.65%) SLA
4 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.06%) Puppet
2 5 (2.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 57 (23.46%) Oracle
2 25 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.17%) IBM
4 7 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.06%) Telerik
6 3 (1.23%) jBASE
6 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.82%) Reuters
8 1 (0.41%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
8 1 (0.41%) ILOG
8 1 (0.41%) Pega
8 1 (0.41%) RedGate
8 1 (0.41%) Sophis
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Remote Work, Bonuses, + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Remote Work, Bonuses, + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dun & Bradstreet Global Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Pro-Quest
Salary: 48000-56000 Per Annum 48-56K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chichester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago