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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 258 221 188
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 198 268 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 1.29% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.33% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 186 238 344
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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
17951 20114 21982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.18% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 16515 17511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 55 £47,500 +14.45% 2
West Sussex +21 41 £37,000 +64.44% 9
Buckinghamshire +39 40 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Oxfordshire -27 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire +8 15 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire -35 13 £35,000 -20.00%
Kent +8 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Sussex -24 6 £25,000 -33.33%
Middlesex +7 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 203 (51.65%) C#
2 193 (49.11%) .NET
3 189 (48.09%) SQL
4 178 (45.29%) HTML
5 147 (37.40%) JavaScript
6 138 (35.11%) SQL Server
6 138 (35.11%) CSS
7 129 (32.82%) MVC
8 121 (30.79%) Oracle
9 111 (28.24%) ASP.NET
10 104 (26.46%) Software Engineering
11 90 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
11 90 (22.90%) C++
12 83 (21.12%) Java
13 70 (17.81%) Degree
14 67 (17.05%) jQuery
15 62 (15.78%) MySQL
16 60 (15.27%) Microsoft
17 58 (14.76%) Linux
18 56 (14.25%) PL/SQL
19 51 (12.98%) Computer Science
20 50 (12.72%) TDD
21 48 (12.21%) AngularJS
22 47 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
22 47 (11.96%) .NET Framework
23 45 (11.45%) HTML5
23 45 (11.45%) Web Services
24 42 (10.69%) Web Development
24 42 (10.69%) Multithreading
25 40 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API

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%) Tomcat
2 14 (3.56%) IIS
2 14 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.31%) SAS
4 8 (2.04%) CMS
5 6 (1.53%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.27%) Apache
6 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.02%) JCAPS
7 4 (1.02%) WordPress
8 3 (0.76%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.25%) CICS
10 1 (0.25%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.25%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 28 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.02%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
3 2 (0.51%) Odoo
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.76%) GitHub
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Sage Pay
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 5 (1.27%) Internet
1 5 (1.27%) Intranet
2 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) Extranet
3 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) NAS
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 62 (15.78%) MySQL
3 31 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.82%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.05%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.80%) DataStage
9 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.29%) Big Data
11 9 (2.29%) Data Mining
11 9 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.04%) Base SAS
12 8 (2.04%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (10.18%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.58%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (2.29%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.78%) NUnit
7 6 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.27%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.02%) GoogleTest
9 4 (1.02%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.02%) MSTest
10 2 (0.51%) Bower
10 2 (0.51%) Grunt
10 2 (0.51%) Subversion
11 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.25%) Moq
11 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 30 (7.63%) Finance
2 19 (4.83%) Marketing
3 16 (4.07%) Banking
4 15 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.05%) Games
7 10 (2.54%) Electronics
8 7 (1.78%) Back Office
8 7 (1.78%) Retail
9 6 (1.53%) Legal
10 4 (1.02%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (49.11%) .NET
2 178 (45.29%) HTML
3 138 (35.11%) CSS
4 111 (28.24%) ASP.NET
5 67 (17.05%) jQuery
6 48 (12.21%) AngularJS
7 47 (11.96%) .NET Framework
7 47 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (11.45%) HTML5
8 45 (11.45%) Web Services
9 40 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (8.40%) Entity Framework
11 32 (8.14%) Spring
12 31 (7.89%) Ajax
12 31 (7.89%) XML
13 26 (6.62%) WCF
14 25 (6.36%) WPF
15 23 (5.85%) JSP
16 21 (5.34%) CSS3
16 21 (5.34%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.36%) User Experience
4 24 (6.11%) Mathematics
5 17 (4.33%) iPhone
6 16 (4.07%) iPad
7 15 (3.82%) Physics
8 14 (3.56%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.54%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.29%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.29%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.53%) AS400
11 6 (1.53%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.27%) BBC
12 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.27%) Statistics
13 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.76%) Linux
2 34 (8.65%) Windows
3 16 (4.07%) Unix
4 8 (2.04%) Android
5 6 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.82%) MVC
2 104 (26.46%) Software Engineering
3 90 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (12.72%) TDD
5 42 (10.69%) Multithreading
5 42 (10.69%) Web Development
6 38 (9.67%) Unit Testing
7 35 (8.91%) OO
8 33 (8.40%) ETL
9 24 (6.11%) Web Design
10 21 (5.34%) Analytics
11 20 (5.09%) OOP
12 19 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (4.58%) SOLID
14 17 (4.33%) Project Management
14 17 (4.33%) Waterfall
15 15 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (3.82%) Migration
16 14 (3.56%) Scrum
16 14 (3.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 203 (51.65%) C#
2 189 (48.09%) SQL
3 147 (37.40%) JavaScript
4 90 (22.90%) C++
5 83 (21.12%) Java
6 56 (14.25%) PL/SQL
7 36 (9.16%) VB.NET
8 35 (8.91%) C
9 34 (8.65%) Python
10 30 (7.63%) PHP
11 23 (5.85%) Assembly Language
12 22 (5.60%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.31%) Perl
14 11 (2.80%) VB
15 10 (2.54%) R
15 10 (2.54%) Tcl
16 9 (2.29%) HLSL
16 9 (2.29%) MATLAB
17 8 (2.04%) SAS Macro
18 7 (1.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (17.81%) Degree
2 9 (2.29%) PhD
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.51%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.25%) MCITP
4 1 (0.25%) MCSE
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.02%) QA
1 4 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (1.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.27%) Puppet
2 5 (1.27%) Salt
3 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 121 (30.79%) Oracle
2 60 (15.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.78%) Cognos
4 3 (0.76%) HP
5 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.51%) Reuters
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe
6 1 (0.25%) Altova
6 1 (0.25%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.25%) Google
6 1 (0.25%) IBM
6 1 (0.25%) ILOG
6 1 (0.25%) New Relic
6 1 (0.25%) Pega
6 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.25%) Telerik
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum + comprehensive bens package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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