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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 177 150 165
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 347 403 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.44% 1.80% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.89% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 332 288
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +1 114 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Berkshire -4 57 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Sussex +9 34 £47,500 +30.13% 4
Oxfordshire -30 33 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -25 32 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 31 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Kent 0 31 £40,000 - 5
East Sussex -30 28 £37,500 +21.95% 2
Home Counties -7 1 £30,000 -47.82%
Thames Valley - 1 £35,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 316 (49.76%) .NET
2 311 (48.98%) C#
3 247 (38.90%) SQL
4 241 (37.95%) JavaScript
5 231 (36.38%) HTML
6 193 (30.39%) ASP.NET
7 186 (29.29%) SQL Server
8 185 (29.13%) Java
8 185 (29.13%) CSS
9 178 (28.03%) Degree
10 177 (27.87%) Software Engineering
11 170 (26.77%) jQuery
12 146 (22.99%) MVC
13 144 (22.68%) Finance
14 117 (18.43%) Microsoft
15 112 (17.64%) OO
15 112 (17.64%) C++
16 109 (17.17%) Web Services
17 107 (16.85%) XML
18 101 (15.91%) .NET Framework
19 94 (14.80%) TDD
20 93 (14.65%) Computer Science
21 83 (13.07%) MySQL
21 83 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
22 82 (12.91%) VB.NET
23 79 (12.44%) Oracle
23 79 (12.44%) Mathematics
24 77 (12.13%) Ajax
24 77 (12.13%) PHP
25 72 (11.34%) MS Excel

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (4.57%) Tomcat
2 25 (3.94%) CMS
3 23 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.31%) SAS
5 19 (2.99%) Apache
6 12 (1.89%) MediaWiki
7 11 (1.73%) IIS
8 10 (1.57%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.26%) Drupal
9 8 (1.26%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.10%) Node.js
11 6 (0.94%) WordPress
11 6 (0.94%) FileNet
12 5 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.79%) Resin
12 5 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.63%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.63%) PowerExchange
14 3 (0.47%) Jetty
15 2 (0.31%) concrete5
Applications
1 72 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.57%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.16%) Simulink
5 1 (0.16%) Revit
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.31%) ProductWriter
2 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Agresso
3 1 (0.16%) Maximo
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.73%) SaaS
2 4 (0.63%) PaaS
2 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.41%) Internet
2 20 (3.15%) HTTP
3 13 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.26%) CTI
5 7 (1.10%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) ATM
6 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.16%) Extranet
6 1 (0.16%) Modbus
6 1 (0.16%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 83 (13.07%) MySQL
3 26 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.15%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.94%) Big Data
10 6 (0.94%) OLAP
10 6 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.79%) UniData
11 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (6.46%) Subversion
2 36 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 28 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 25 (3.94%) Ant
5 23 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (2.36%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.26%) NUnit
8 6 (0.94%) Maven
8 6 (0.94%) JUnit
9 5 (0.79%) WiX
9 5 (0.79%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.47%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.47%) Hudson
12 2 (0.31%) Moq
12 2 (0.31%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
General
1 144 (22.68%) Finance
2 36 (5.67%) Marketing
3 28 (4.41%) Games
4 24 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (3.62%) Banking
6 17 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.89%) Electronics
8 10 (1.57%) Retail
9 7 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.94%) Legal
11 4 (0.63%) Billing
11 4 (0.63%) Local Government
11 4 (0.63%) French Language
11 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) Military
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (49.76%) .NET
2 231 (36.38%) HTML
3 193 (30.39%) ASP.NET
4 185 (29.13%) CSS
5 170 (26.77%) jQuery
6 109 (17.17%) Web Services
7 107 (16.85%) XML
8 101 (15.91%) .NET Framework
9 77 (12.13%) Ajax
10 69 (10.87%) Spring
11 61 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (8.66%) WinForms
13 50 (7.87%) SOAP
14 49 (7.72%) WPF
15 47 (7.40%) J2EE
16 46 (7.24%) HTML5
17 44 (6.93%) WCF
18 40 (6.30%) Hibernate
19 26 (4.09%) JSON
19 26 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 79 (12.44%) Mathematics
3 45 (7.09%) Open Source
4 33 (5.20%) Statistics
5 30 (4.72%) Physics
6 22 (3.46%) N-Tier
7 19 (2.99%) E-Learning
7 19 (2.99%) Learning Management System
8 15 (2.36%) Economics
9 14 (2.20%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (1.73%) W3C
10 11 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.73%) iPad
11 10 (1.57%) iPhone
12 9 (1.42%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.26%) RIA
13 8 (1.26%) Mobile Games
13 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.10%) Social Media
15 6 (0.94%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 67 (10.55%) Linux
2 35 (5.51%) Windows
3 22 (3.46%) UNIX
4 14 (2.20%) Android
5 11 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.31%) AIX
6 2 (0.31%) Solaris
6 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (27.87%) Software Engineering
2 146 (22.99%) MVC
3 112 (17.64%) OO
4 94 (14.80%) TDD
5 83 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (9.76%) Web Development
7 44 (6.93%) SOA
8 40 (6.30%) Scrum
9 29 (4.57%) Waterfall
10 28 (4.41%) OOP
11 24 (3.78%) Web Application Development
12 23 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (3.46%) Financial Modelling
13 22 (3.46%) BDD
14 21 (3.31%) Software Architecture
15 20 (3.15%) System Testing
15 20 (3.15%) OOD
16 15 (2.36%) MVVM
16 15 (2.36%) Systems Analysis
17 14 (2.20%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 311 (48.98%) C#
2 247 (38.90%) SQL
3 241 (37.95%) JavaScript
4 185 (29.13%) Java
5 112 (17.64%) C++
6 82 (12.91%) VB.NET
7 77 (12.13%) PHP
8 52 (8.19%) Python
9 50 (7.87%) VB
10 37 (5.83%) C
11 28 (4.41%) VBA
12 27 (4.25%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.68%) PHP5
14 16 (2.52%) Perl
15 14 (2.20%) VB6
15 14 (2.20%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.89%) Ruby
16 12 (1.89%) Assembly Language
17 11 (1.73%) RPG
17 11 (1.73%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 178 (28.03%) Degree
2 25 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.68%) PhD
4 14 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) HNC
6 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) MCPD
7 2 (0.31%) MCP
7 2 (0.31%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.57%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.79%) QA
3 3 (0.47%) GAMP
4 2 (0.31%) WAI
4 2 (0.31%) CDISC
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) KVM
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.94%) Puppet
2 5 (0.79%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.16%) Nagios
3 1 (0.16%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 117 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 79 (12.44%) Oracle
3 28 (4.41%) IBM
4 18 (2.83%) Cognos
5 10 (1.57%) JBoss
6 9 (1.42%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.26%) Zend
7 8 (1.26%) Informatica
7 8 (1.26%) Siemens
8 6 (0.94%) Pega
8 6 (0.94%) Metastorm
8 6 (0.94%) Open Text
8 6 (0.94%) SAP
9 5 (0.79%) Google
9 5 (0.79%) hybris
10 4 (0.63%) Facebook
10 4 (0.63%) Endeca
10 4 (0.63%) Autodesk
10 4 (0.63%) Citrix
10 4 (0.63%) Apple
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Profit Share + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Middlesex
Stanmore College
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent benefits package.
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & development
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
TRG
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Soloman Technology
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,750 per annum Earn double with overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The SmartList
Salary: Up to £18k depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago