The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 169 172 177
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 365 338 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.61% 1.53% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.61% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 344 278 297
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Surrey +14 127 £50,000 +38.88% 5
Berkshire +42 87 £40,000 +6.66% 5
West Sussex +15 42 £50,000 +23.45% 2
Hampshire -14 40 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex -7 33 £43,750 +45.83%
Buckinghamshire +10 25 £33,000 -9.58% 2
Oxfordshire -23 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kent -15 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Middlesex -3 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 343 (48.31%) C#
2 320 (45.07%) .NET
3 302 (42.54%) SQL
4 285 (40.14%) JavaScript
5 263 (37.04%) HTML
6 219 (30.85%) ASP.NET
7 215 (30.28%) CSS
7 215 (30.28%) Software Engineering
8 207 (29.15%) Java
9 203 (28.59%) SQL Server
10 181 (25.49%) Degree
11 166 (23.38%) jQuery
12 162 (22.82%) MVC
13 159 (22.39%) Finance
14 150 (21.13%) Web Services
15 137 (19.30%) Microsoft
16 134 (18.87%) XML
17 130 (18.31%) C++
18 126 (17.75%) Oracle
19 124 (17.46%) Linux
20 116 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
21 111 (15.63%) Computer Science
22 108 (15.21%) OO
23 102 (14.37%) Mathematics
24 99 (13.94%) .NET Framework
25 90 (12.68%) TDD
26 84 (11.83%) VB.NET
27 81 (11.41%) Ajax
28 79 (11.13%) MySQL
29 72 (10.14%) PHP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (3.80%) CMS
2 23 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.82%) Apache
4 18 (2.54%) SAS
5 17 (2.39%) Node.js
6 11 (1.55%) MediaWiki
7 9 (1.27%) Drupal
8 8 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.13%) IIS
9 6 (0.85%) FileNet
10 3 (0.42%) CICS
10 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.28%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.14%) PowerExchange
12 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.14%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.14%) Kentico
Applications
1 67 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.69%) MS Office
3 11 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.56%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.28%) Simulink
5 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Revit
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.14%) Maya
6 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.28%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.55%) SaaS
2 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.56%) GitHub
4 3 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.06%) Internet
2 34 (4.79%) CTI
3 23 (3.24%) HTTP
4 6 (0.85%) Intranet
5 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.56%) Broadband
7 3 (0.42%) SMTP
8 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.28%) Modbus
8 2 (0.28%) Profibus
9 1 (0.14%) ATM
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (28.59%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.13%) MySQL
3 46 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.38%) RDBMS
5 21 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.85%) OLAP
13 5 (0.70%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.56%) UniData
Development Applications
1 41 (5.77%) Subversion
2 33 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (4.51%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.66%) Ant
5 25 (3.52%) Visual Studio
6 20 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 18 (2.54%) NUnit
8 13 (1.83%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.85%) SpecFlow
9 6 (0.85%) Hudson
10 5 (0.70%) Synon
10 5 (0.70%) JUnit
11 4 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (0.56%) Maven
11 4 (0.56%) WiX
11 4 (0.56%) JSUnit
11 4 (0.56%) Sinon.JS
12 3 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 159 (22.39%) Finance
2 44 (6.20%) Marketing
3 28 (3.94%) Games
4 19 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (2.39%) Banking
6 15 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.27%) Retail
8 7 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.85%) Electronics
9 6 (0.85%) French Language
10 4 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Military
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (45.07%) .NET
2 263 (37.04%) HTML
3 219 (30.85%) ASP.NET
4 215 (30.28%) CSS
5 166 (23.38%) jQuery
6 150 (21.13%) Web Services
7 134 (18.87%) XML
8 99 (13.94%) .NET Framework
9 81 (11.41%) Ajax
10 70 (9.86%) SOAP
11 65 (9.15%) HTML5
12 63 (8.87%) WPF
13 61 (8.59%) Spring
14 58 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 57 (8.03%) WCF
16 48 (6.76%) CSS3
17 45 (6.34%) WinForms
18 41 (5.77%) JSP
19 39 (5.49%) JSON
20 38 (5.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 111 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 102 (14.37%) Mathematics
3 36 (5.07%) Physics
3 36 (5.07%) Open Source
4 24 (3.38%) Statistics
5 22 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.39%) Economics
7 16 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 16 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.11%) RIA
9 14 (1.97%) 3D Graphics
10 13 (1.83%) Animation
11 12 (1.69%) Social Media
12 9 (1.27%) iPhone
13 8 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.99%) Mobile Games
15 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.85%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.85%) iPad
16 5 (0.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 124 (17.46%) Linux
2 60 (8.45%) Windows
3 18 (2.54%) Android
3 18 (2.54%) UNIX
3 18 (2.54%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.99%) Debian
4 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.56%) zOS
7 2 (0.28%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.28%) AIX
7 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) webOS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (30.28%) Software Engineering
2 162 (22.82%) MVC
3 116 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (15.21%) OO
5 90 (12.68%) TDD
6 64 (9.01%) Scrum
7 62 (8.73%) SOA
8 46 (6.48%) Web Development
9 45 (6.34%) Multithreading
10 38 (5.35%) System Testing
11 34 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (4.23%) Software Architecture
12 30 (4.23%) Waterfall
13 26 (3.66%) OOP
14 21 (2.96%) Unit Testing
15 18 (2.54%) E-Commerce
16 16 (2.25%) Financial Modelling
17 15 (2.11%) Systems Analysis
17 15 (2.11%) OOA/OOD
18 14 (1.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 343 (48.31%) C#
2 302 (42.54%) SQL
3 285 (40.14%) JavaScript
4 207 (29.15%) Java
5 130 (18.31%) C++
6 84 (11.83%) VB.NET
7 72 (10.14%) PHP
8 70 (9.86%) C
9 39 (5.49%) Assembly Language
10 31 (4.37%) PL/SQL
11 28 (3.94%) Python
12 24 (3.38%) VB
13 22 (3.10%) PHP5
14 18 (2.54%) Objective-C
15 17 (2.39%) VBA
16 15 (2.11%) VB6
17 14 (1.97%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.83%) Perl
19 12 (1.69%) MATLAB
20 8 (1.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 181 (25.49%) Degree
2 26 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.54%) PhD
5 15 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.55%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.56%) MCTS
8 3 (0.42%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.28%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.28%) MCP
9 2 (0.28%) HNC
9 2 (0.28%) MCPD
10 1 (0.14%) MCSE
10 1 (0.14%) MCSD
10 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.41%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) SLA
3 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.28%) WAI
4 2 (0.28%) CDISC
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) vSphere
1 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.14%) Control-M
2 1 (0.14%) Nagios
2 1 (0.14%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 137 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 126 (17.75%) Oracle
3 23 (3.24%) IBM
4 11 (1.55%) Cognos
5 9 (1.27%) JBoss
6 7 (0.99%) Informatica
6 7 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 7 (0.99%) Business Objects
6 7 (0.99%) Zend
7 6 (0.85%) Pega
7 6 (0.85%) Metastorm
7 6 (0.85%) Open Text
8 5 (0.70%) Apple
8 5 (0.70%) Remedy
9 4 (0.56%) Sencha
9 4 (0.56%) Facebook
9 4 (0.56%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.42%) Talend
10 3 (0.42%) Google
10 3 (0.42%) Akamai
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Wight
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Isle of Wight
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Redhill
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: £25k per year + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + profit share &bens
Posted: 26 days ago