The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 413 412 383
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 30 55 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 97
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
Software 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
18646 20686 23010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15875 16528 18398
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the South East region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Software 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 Software Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Kent -1 10 £37,500 -
Isle of Wight - 5 - -
West Sussex -10 4 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Berkshire +12 3 £28,500 -36.66%
East Sussex +8 3 £27,500 -31.25%
Surrey +5 2 £53,750 +34.37%
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire 0 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 41 (80.39%) Software Engineering
2 31 (60.78%) C#
2 31 (60.78%) .NET
3 28 (54.90%) SQL
4 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (37.25%) Degree
5 19 (37.25%) Oracle
6 18 (35.29%) PL/SQL
7 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 17 (33.33%) C++
8 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 15 (29.41%) Finance
9 14 (27.45%) Windows
10 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
11 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
11 11 (21.57%) WPF
11 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
12 10 (19.61%) DataStage
12 10 (19.61%) Migration
12 10 (19.61%) ETL
12 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
13 9 (17.65%) HTML
13 9 (17.65%) MySQL
13 9 (17.65%) MVC
14 8 (15.69%) Electronics
14 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
14 8 (15.69%) Scrum
14 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
14 8 (15.69%) Linux
14 8 (15.69%) Physics

Software 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 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) DataStage
3 9 (17.65%) MySQL
4 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) GIS
6 2 (3.92%) QGIS
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Capybara
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.96%) RSpec
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Electronics
2 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Games
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (21.57%) WPF
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 8 (15.69%) Qt
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 6 (11.76%) CSS
6 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 6 (11.76%) WinForms
7 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) Silverlight
7 5 (9.80%) WCF
7 5 (9.80%) XML
8 4 (7.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (5.88%) DirectX
9 3 (5.88%) ICEfaces
9 3 (5.88%) JSF
9 3 (5.88%) OpenGL
9 3 (5.88%) Spring
9 3 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
1 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.69%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (15.69%) Physics
2 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
3 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Statistics
4 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Android
3 5 (9.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Software Engineering
2 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) ETL
3 10 (19.61%) Migration
4 9 (17.65%) MVC
5 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
7 5 (9.80%) Android Development
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) OOP
7 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) ERP
8 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.84%) System Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) 3D Programming
9 3 (5.88%) Kanban
9 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 17 (33.33%) C++
5 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 5 (9.80%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 5 (9.80%) Python
7 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.84%) Ruby
9 3 (5.88%) HLSL
9 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.96%) F#
10 1 (1.96%) R
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) logstash
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago