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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
England / South East
Rank 280 264 260
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 109 200 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 89 174 196
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +46 39 £52,500 +8.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +30 25 £45,000 - 6
Surrey +14 13 £37,500 -16.66% 2
West Sussex +1 13 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Hampshire +9 7 £56,250 +29.31% 1
Oxfordshire +23 5 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Kent -21 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Middlesex - 3 £37,500 -
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 87 (42.44%) SQL
2 78 (38.05%) HTML
3 69 (33.66%) JavaScript
4 68 (33.17%) C#
5 66 (32.20%) .NET
6 61 (29.76%) Java
7 58 (28.29%) MVC
8 57 (27.80%) Software Engineering
9 54 (26.34%) SQL Server
9 54 (26.34%) CSS
10 48 (23.41%) Degree
11 44 (21.46%) Oracle
11 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
12 42 (20.49%) Computer Science
13 40 (19.51%) C++
14 35 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (16.59%) Linux
16 31 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (14.15%) COBOL
17 29 (14.15%) C
18 25 (12.20%) UML
19 24 (11.71%) XML
20 22 (10.73%) MySQL
21 21 (10.24%) DB2
21 21 (10.24%) Mainframe
21 21 (10.24%) CICS
21 21 (10.24%) JCL
21 21 (10.24%) Multithreading
22 20 (9.76%) Mathematics
23 19 (9.27%) Microsoft

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 21 (10.24%) CICS
2 10 (4.88%) SAS
3 9 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.44%) Apache
5 5 (2.44%) JBoss
6 3 (1.46%) CMS
6 3 (1.46%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.98%) JCAPS
7 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.93%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) DNS
2 3 (1.46%) DHCP
2 3 (1.46%) SNMP
3 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.73%) MySQL
3 21 (10.24%) DB2
4 14 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.88%) Big Data
6 9 (4.39%) Base SAS
6 9 (4.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.95%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.46%) OpenQM
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.98%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.95%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.46%) Maven
4 3 (1.46%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.98%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.49%) Ant
6 1 (0.49%) Gradle
6 1 (0.49%) JUnit
6 1 (0.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (6.83%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.34%) Finance
3 12 (5.85%) Marketing
4 10 (4.88%) Retail
5 7 (3.41%) Games
6 4 (1.95%) Banking
6 4 (1.95%) Electronics
6 4 (1.95%) Publishing
7 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Avionics
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (38.05%) HTML
2 66 (32.20%) .NET
3 54 (26.34%) CSS
4 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
5 31 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (11.71%) XML
7 19 (9.27%) jQuery
8 18 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (8.29%) JSP
10 16 (7.80%) REST
11 13 (6.34%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.34%) Web Services
12 12 (5.85%) HTML5
12 12 (5.85%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (5.37%) WCF
14 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (3.90%) WPF
15 7 (3.41%) J2EE
16 6 (2.93%) Ajax
16 6 (2.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.49%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.24%) Mainframe
3 20 (9.76%) Mathematics
4 16 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.37%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (4.39%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.90%) Credit Risk
8 7 (3.41%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.46%) AS400
10 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.46%) Physics
11 2 (0.98%) Animation
11 2 (0.98%) BBC
11 2 (0.98%) Social Media
11 2 (0.98%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.59%) Linux
2 17 (8.29%) Unix
3 16 (7.80%) Windows
4 10 (4.88%) Android
4 10 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.39%) MVS
6 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.29%) MVC
2 57 (27.80%) Software Engineering
3 35 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.20%) UML
5 21 (10.24%) Multithreading
6 17 (8.29%) TDD
7 16 (7.80%) Migration
7 16 (7.80%) Multithreaded Programming
8 15 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 13 (6.34%) Product Management
9 13 (6.34%) SOLID
10 12 (5.85%) Analytics
10 12 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.88%) Web Design
13 9 (4.39%) ETL
13 9 (4.39%) Logistics
13 9 (4.39%) OO
13 9 (4.39%) SOA
13 9 (4.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.44%) SQL
2 69 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 68 (33.17%) C#
4 61 (29.76%) Java
5 40 (19.51%) C++
6 29 (14.15%) C
6 29 (14.15%) COBOL
7 21 (10.24%) JCL
8 18 (8.78%) Assembly Language
9 14 (6.83%) VB.NET
10 11 (5.37%) VB
11 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.39%) Python
12 8 (3.90%) SAS Macro
13 7 (3.41%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.95%) PHP
14 4 (1.95%) XPath
15 3 (1.46%) Delphi
15 3 (1.46%) Fortran
15 3 (1.46%) RPG
Qualifications
1 48 (23.41%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (21.46%) Oracle
2 19 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.78%) IBM
4 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.44%) Telerik
5 3 (1.46%) jBASE
5 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.49%) RedGate
7 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.49%) Sophis
7 1 (0.49%) VMware
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