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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 278 240 194
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 162 250 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 1.20% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 155 225 325
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 £24,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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
West Sussex +21 42 £34,087 +51.49% 8
Surrey -10 38 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Oxfordshire -3 18 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Kent +4 12 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -17 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hampshire -9 7 £37,500 -8.20%
East Sussex -16 5 £47,500 +30.13%
Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 195 (54.02%) C#
2 191 (52.91%) .NET
3 172 (47.65%) SQL
4 159 (44.04%) HTML
5 128 (35.46%) SQL Server
5 128 (35.46%) MVC
6 127 (35.18%) JavaScript
7 115 (31.86%) CSS
8 104 (28.81%) ASP.NET
9 102 (28.25%) Oracle
10 97 (26.87%) Software Engineering
11 87 (24.10%) C++
12 82 (22.71%) Java
13 79 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (19.39%) Degree
15 58 (16.07%) Computer Science
16 56 (15.51%) jQuery
17 54 (14.96%) MySQL
17 54 (14.96%) Linux
18 52 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 51 (14.13%) TDD
20 48 (13.30%) AngularJS
21 47 (13.02%) Microsoft
22 40 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
22 40 (11.08%) HTML5
22 40 (11.08%) Multithreading
23 39 (10.80%) Web Services
24 38 (10.53%) PL/SQL
24 38 (10.53%) .NET Framework
25 37 (10.25%) Unit Testing

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 15 (4.16%) Tomcat
2 14 (3.88%) SAS
3 12 (3.32%) IIS
3 12 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.94%) CMS
5 6 (1.66%) Apache
5 6 (1.66%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.39%) JCAPS
6 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.83%) WordPress
8 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.55%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.28%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.28%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 25 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.11%) MS Project
3 2 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Odoo
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.83%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.55%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) Internet
2 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (35.46%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.96%) MySQL
3 23 (6.37%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.32%) Big Data
6 12 (3.32%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.77%) Base SAS
8 10 (2.77%) Data Mining
8 10 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 10 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.22%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.94%) DataStage
10 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (9.97%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.37%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.77%) ReSharper
6 9 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.94%) NUnit
8 5 (1.39%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.39%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.11%) GoogleTest
10 2 (0.55%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.55%) MSTest
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.55%) Subversion
11 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (6.65%) Finance
2 20 (5.54%) Marketing
3 14 (3.88%) Banking
4 13 (3.60%) Games
5 12 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.94%) Retail
7 6 (1.66%) Legal
8 5 (1.39%) Back Office
8 5 (1.39%) Electronics
9 4 (1.11%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (52.91%) .NET
2 159 (44.04%) HTML
3 115 (31.86%) CSS
4 104 (28.81%) ASP.NET
5 56 (15.51%) jQuery
6 52 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (13.30%) AngularJS
8 40 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (11.08%) HTML5
9 39 (10.80%) Web Services
10 38 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 33 (9.14%) XML
12 30 (8.31%) Entity Framework
13 29 (8.03%) WCF
14 26 (7.20%) Ajax
14 26 (7.20%) Spring
15 25 (6.93%) WPF
16 21 (5.82%) JSP
17 20 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.37%) User Experience
4 21 (5.82%) Mathematics
5 18 (4.99%) Visualisation
6 16 (4.43%) Physics
7 13 (3.60%) iPhone
8 12 (3.32%) iPad
9 11 (3.05%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.77%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (2.49%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.66%) BBC
12 6 (1.66%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.39%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.39%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.39%) Statistics
14 4 (1.11%) AS400
14 4 (1.11%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.83%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.96%) Linux
2 30 (8.31%) Windows
3 17 (4.71%) Unix
4 11 (3.05%) Android
5 9 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.46%) MVC
2 97 (26.87%) Software Engineering
3 79 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (14.13%) TDD
5 40 (11.08%) Multithreading
6 37 (10.25%) Unit Testing
7 36 (9.97%) Web Development
8 27 (7.48%) OO
9 24 (6.65%) Analytics
9 24 (6.65%) ETL
10 22 (6.09%) Web Design
11 20 (5.54%) SOLID
12 19 (5.26%) Project Management
13 18 (4.99%) SOA
14 17 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (4.43%) Waterfall
16 15 (4.16%) OOP
17 14 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (3.88%) Scrum
18 13 (3.60%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 195 (54.02%) C#
2 172 (47.65%) SQL
3 127 (35.18%) JavaScript
4 87 (24.10%) C++
5 82 (22.71%) Java
6 38 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 36 (9.97%) C
8 35 (9.70%) VB.NET
9 34 (9.42%) Python
10 21 (5.82%) Assembly Language
10 21 (5.82%) PHP
11 18 (4.99%) T-SQL
12 16 (4.43%) VB
13 13 (3.60%) Perl
14 10 (2.77%) HLSL
14 10 (2.77%) SAS Macro
14 10 (2.77%) Tcl
15 9 (2.49%) MATLAB
15 9 (2.49%) R
16 6 (1.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (19.39%) Degree
2 10 (2.77%) PhD
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.28%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.39%) SLA
3 3 (0.83%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.39%) Puppet
2 5 (1.39%) Salt
3 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 102 (28.25%) Oracle
2 47 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.94%) Cognos
4 4 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (0.83%) HP
6 2 (0.55%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.55%) Reuters
6 2 (0.55%) Telerik
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe
7 1 (0.28%) Altova
7 1 (0.28%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.28%) Google
7 1 (0.28%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) ILOG
7 1 (0.28%) New Relic
7 1 (0.28%) Pega
7 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) SAP
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