The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 264 272 199
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 192 209 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 1.00% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.03% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 170 196 259
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Kent +43 39 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Surrey +7 37 £41,500 +3.75%
Berkshire +6 37 £47,500 +18.75% 5
West Sussex -4 22 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Hampshire -20 17 £45,500 +13.75% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £45,000 +13.92% 4
Oxfordshire -9 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East Sussex -5 9 £25,000 -9.09%
Isle of Wight - 4 £16,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 - 1
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 242 (53.42%) SQL
2 175 (38.63%) Oracle
3 170 (37.53%) HTML
4 166 (36.64%) JavaScript
5 141 (31.13%) CSS
6 137 (30.24%) .NET
7 132 (29.14%) Java
7 132 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (28.70%) C#
9 116 (25.61%) PL/SQL
10 115 (25.39%) SQL Server
11 95 (20.97%) Software Engineering
12 92 (20.31%) Degree
13 88 (19.43%) Finance
14 87 (19.21%) ASP.NET
15 85 (18.76%) Oracle Database
16 78 (17.22%) MySQL
17 76 (16.78%) jQuery
18 74 (16.34%) XML
19 71 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
20 70 (15.45%) Linux
21 69 (15.23%) MVC
22 68 (15.01%) C++
23 60 (13.25%) Web Services
23 60 (13.25%) Windows
23 60 (13.25%) OO
24 55 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
25 51 (11.26%) Oracle Database 11g
26 49 (10.82%) Microsoft
27 48 (10.60%) PHP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (5.30%) Apache
2 19 (4.19%) IIS
3 17 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.31%) SAS
5 10 (2.21%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.99%) MediaWiki
6 9 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.77%) SAP EP
7 8 (1.77%) SAP Portal
8 7 (1.55%) WordPress
9 6 (1.32%) CMS
9 6 (1.32%) Resin
10 5 (1.10%) Drupal
10 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.88%) JBoss
11 4 (0.88%) Moodle
11 4 (0.88%) Node.js
11 4 (0.88%) Totara
12 3 (0.66%) PowerExchange
12 3 (0.66%) Smallworld
Applications
1 30 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.88%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.44%) SPSS
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 33 (7.28%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.32%) Magento
5 5 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.88%) TIBCO iProcess
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle AGIS
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.42%) SaaS
2 17 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.55%) Intranet
2 4 (0.88%) NAS
2 4 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.22%) Extranet
3 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) Network Security
3 1 (0.22%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 85 (18.76%) Oracle Database
3 78 (17.22%) MySQL
4 51 (11.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
6 31 (6.84%) Relational Database
7 30 (6.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (6.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 29 (6.40%) Oracle ODI
9 25 (5.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 24 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (4.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (2.21%) Base SAS
17 7 (1.55%) Big Data
17 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (6.84%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.31%) Eclipse
4 13 (2.87%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.99%) Subversion
5 9 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.10%) JUnit
8 4 (0.88%) Android Studio
8 4 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.88%) JIRA
8 4 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.66%) Ant
9 3 (0.66%) Grunt
9 3 (0.66%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.66%) TestNG
10 2 (0.44%) jMock
10 2 (0.44%) Xcode
11 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.22%) Firebug
General
1 88 (19.43%) Finance
2 27 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.19%) Games
4 14 (3.09%) Electronics
5 9 (1.99%) Retail
6 8 (1.77%) Marketing
7 5 (1.10%) Banking
8 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (37.53%) HTML
2 141 (31.13%) CSS
3 137 (30.24%) .NET
4 87 (19.21%) ASP.NET
5 76 (16.78%) jQuery
6 74 (16.34%) XML
7 60 (13.25%) Web Services
8 35 (7.73%) J2EE
9 34 (7.51%) Spring
10 33 (7.28%) Hibernate
11 32 (7.06%) Ajax
12 30 (6.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 29 (6.40%) HTML5
13 29 (6.40%) REST
14 28 (6.18%) WCF
15 27 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (5.30%) .NET Framework
17 23 (5.08%) JSP
17 23 (5.08%) SOAP
17 23 (5.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.51%) Mathematics
4 26 (5.74%) iPad
4 26 (5.74%) iPhone
5 23 (5.08%) Data Integration
6 15 (3.31%) User Experience
7 11 (2.43%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.43%) Xbox
8 10 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (2.21%) Physics
9 6 (1.32%) AS400
9 6 (1.32%) PlayStation
10 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.88%) Clustering
11 4 (0.88%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.88%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.45%) Linux
2 60 (13.25%) Windows
3 29 (6.40%) Unix
4 16 (3.53%) Android
5 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.10%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (20.97%) Software Engineering
3 69 (15.23%) MVC
4 60 (13.25%) OO
5 55 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (9.27%) ETL
7 37 (8.17%) OOP
8 32 (7.06%) Unit Testing
9 31 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (6.62%) Data Analysis
11 29 (6.40%) Waterfall
12 25 (5.52%) Defect Management
13 23 (5.08%) SDLC
14 22 (4.86%) Multithreading
14 22 (4.86%) TDD
15 21 (4.64%) UML
16 20 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (4.42%) Scrum
17 19 (4.19%) SOA
18 17 (3.75%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 242 (53.42%) SQL
2 166 (36.64%) JavaScript
3 132 (29.14%) Java
4 130 (28.70%) C#
5 116 (25.61%) PL/SQL
6 68 (15.01%) C++
7 48 (10.60%) PHP
8 33 (7.28%) C
9 31 (6.84%) T-SQL
10 30 (6.62%) VB.NET
11 23 (5.08%) R
12 22 (4.86%) Python
13 17 (3.75%) Assembly Language
13 17 (3.75%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.87%) VB
15 7 (1.55%) Ruby
16 6 (1.32%) RPG
17 5 (1.10%) VBScript
17 5 (1.10%) X++
18 4 (0.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 92 (20.31%) Degree
2 21 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.65%) SAS Certification
5 6 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.88%) MCITP
6 4 (0.88%) MCSE
6 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.66%) HND
8 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.44%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.43%) SLA
2 7 (1.55%) QA
3 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 175 (38.63%) Oracle
2 49 (10.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.43%) Planview
4 8 (1.77%) SAP
5 7 (1.55%) IBM
5 7 (1.55%) Informatica
6 5 (1.10%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.88%) Sencha
7 4 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.44%) Cognos
9 2 (0.44%) Google
9 2 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.44%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.44%) Sun
9 2 (0.44%) Sybase
9 2 (0.44%) Teradata
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco
10 1 (0.22%) Tableau
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,982 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Damco Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £54,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
TRG
Salary: 30000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum +Bonus & Shares +generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Bens with an in-house University for training
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
Prospectus
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago