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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 227 231 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 222 274 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.22% 1.29% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.33% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 212 249 352
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
17610 20668 22617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.14% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14989 16827 18277
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Surrey +33 77 £48,750 +17.46% 2
Buckinghamshire +49 42 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex +11 28 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Berkshire -6 20 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Oxfordshire -44 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire +9 17 £37,500 +6.38% 1
Kent +19 10 £40,000 -
East Sussex -26 6 £25,000 -33.33%
Middlesex +4 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 193 (49.11%) SQL
2 184 (46.82%) C#
3 181 (46.06%) HTML
4 170 (43.26%) .NET
5 155 (39.44%) JavaScript
6 147 (37.40%) CSS
7 131 (33.33%) Oracle
8 130 (33.08%) SQL Server
9 116 (29.52%) MVC
10 105 (26.72%) Software Engineering
11 102 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
12 97 (24.68%) ASP.NET
13 87 (22.14%) Java
14 84 (21.37%) C++
15 72 (18.32%) jQuery
16 71 (18.07%) PL/SQL
17 70 (17.81%) MySQL
18 62 (15.78%) Microsoft
19 58 (14.76%) Degree
20 57 (14.50%) Linux
21 52 (13.23%) Web Development
22 48 (12.21%) .NET Framework
23 47 (11.96%) TDD
24 46 (11.70%) Web Services
25 45 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
26 44 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
26 44 (11.20%) HTML5
27 42 (10.69%) OO
27 42 (10.69%) PHP
28 40 (10.18%) Computer Science

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 16 (4.07%) IIS
1 16 (4.07%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.05%) CMS
3 11 (2.80%) SAS
3 11 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.54%) Apache
5 8 (2.04%) WordPress
6 6 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.27%) JBoss
7 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.51%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.25%) CICS
9 1 (0.25%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 31 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.02%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.78%) Magento
3 6 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.51%) Odoo
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.78%) SaaS
3 7 (1.78%) Sage Pay
4 3 (0.76%) GitHub
5 2 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.29%) Intranet
2 5 (1.27%) Internet
3 4 (1.02%) NAS
3 4 (1.02%) SAN
4 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.51%) Extranet
5 2 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 70 (17.81%) MySQL
3 37 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 20 (5.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (4.07%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.80%) DataStage
9 11 (2.80%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.04%) Big Data
11 8 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.78%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (7.12%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.85%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.33%) TeamCity
4 13 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (2.04%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.53%) NUnit
7 6 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.27%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.02%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.02%) MSTest
10 3 (0.76%) Ant
10 3 (0.76%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.76%) GoogleTest
10 3 (0.76%) JUnit
10 3 (0.76%) TestNG
11 2 (0.51%) Bower
11 2 (0.51%) Grunt
11 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 38 (9.67%) Finance
2 22 (5.60%) Marketing
3 11 (2.80%) Banking
4 10 (2.54%) Games
4 10 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.29%) Electronics
6 8 (2.04%) Retail
7 7 (1.78%) Back Office
8 6 (1.53%) Legal
9 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.76%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (46.06%) HTML
2 170 (43.26%) .NET
3 147 (37.40%) CSS
4 97 (24.68%) ASP.NET
5 72 (18.32%) jQuery
6 48 (12.21%) .NET Framework
7 46 (11.70%) Web Services
8 44 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (11.20%) HTML5
9 40 (10.18%) AngularJS
10 33 (8.40%) Ajax
10 33 (8.40%) Entity Framework
11 31 (7.89%) Spring
12 29 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (6.62%) JSP
13 26 (6.62%) WPF
13 26 (6.62%) XML
14 25 (6.36%) Hibernate
15 24 (6.11%) JSF
15 24 (6.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.18%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.62%) User Experience
4 21 (5.34%) iPad
4 21 (5.34%) iPhone
5 16 (4.07%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.31%) Physics
7 11 (2.80%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.29%) AS400
9 6 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (1.53%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.53%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.27%) Clustering
10 5 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.27%) Statistics
11 4 (1.02%) BBC
11 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.50%) Linux
2 38 (9.67%) Windows
3 18 (4.58%) Unix
4 8 (2.04%) Android
4 8 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (29.52%) MVC
2 105 (26.72%) Software Engineering
3 102 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (13.23%) Web Development
5 47 (11.96%) TDD
6 42 (10.69%) OO
7 37 (9.41%) Multithreading
8 32 (8.14%) Unit Testing
9 31 (7.89%) ETL
10 27 (6.87%) OOP
11 24 (6.11%) Web Design
12 20 (5.09%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (3.82%) Analytics
14 15 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.82%) ERP
14 15 (3.82%) Project Management
15 14 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (3.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 193 (49.11%) SQL
2 184 (46.82%) C#
3 155 (39.44%) JavaScript
4 87 (22.14%) Java
5 84 (21.37%) C++
6 71 (18.07%) PL/SQL
7 42 (10.69%) PHP
8 33 (8.40%) Python
9 28 (7.12%) C
10 26 (6.62%) VB.NET
11 23 (5.85%) Assembly Language
12 13 (3.31%) Perl
12 13 (3.31%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.54%) R
13 10 (2.54%) Tcl
14 9 (2.29%) MATLAB
14 9 (2.29%) RPG
15 7 (1.78%) VB
15 7 (1.78%) VBA
16 6 (1.53%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 58 (14.76%) Degree
2 6 (1.53%) PhD
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.02%) MCITP
4 4 (1.02%) MCSE
5 2 (0.51%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
1 3 (0.76%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 131 (33.33%) Oracle
2 62 (15.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.78%) Cognos
4 4 (1.02%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.76%) HP
6 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.25%) Altova
7 1 (0.25%) Google
7 1 (0.25%) IBM
7 1 (0.25%) ILOG
7 1 (0.25%) New Relic
7 1 (0.25%) Pega
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.25%) SAP
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