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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 388 390 373
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 46 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 71 92
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £36,545
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
17895 20199 21832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.83% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15244 16532 17401
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% -

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 26 July 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 26 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
West Sussex -3 18 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Oxfordshire -7 16 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +18 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire -1 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire +27 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent +19 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East Sussex -13 1 £45,000 +33.33%
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 58 (78.38%) C#
2 48 (64.86%) .NET
2 48 (64.86%) Software Engineering
3 35 (47.30%) C++
4 31 (41.89%) SQL
5 27 (36.49%) Degree
6 26 (35.14%) Computer Science
6 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 24 (32.43%) Oracle
8 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 20 (27.03%) MVC
9 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
9 19 (25.68%) HTML
10 18 (24.32%) .NET Framework
11 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.62%) Visual Studio
12 15 (20.27%) Mathematics
13 14 (18.92%) Multithreading
13 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.92%) VB.NET
14 13 (17.57%) Physics
14 13 (17.57%) Visualisation
15 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (16.22%) Manufacturing
15 12 (16.22%) Ajax
15 12 (16.22%) Project Management
15 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
15 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
16 11 (14.86%) DataStage
16 11 (14.86%) ETL

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 (4.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) CICS
2 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) PegaRULES
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) DataStage
3 9 (12.16%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) GIS
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) QGIS
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.22%) Manufacturing
2 11 (14.86%) Finance
3 8 (10.81%) Games
4 6 (8.11%) Electronics
5 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.86%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.68%) HTML
4 18 (24.32%) .NET Framework
5 12 (16.22%) Ajax
6 8 (10.81%) DirectX
6 8 (10.81%) OpenGL
6 8 (10.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (8.11%) Qt
7 6 (8.11%) WPF
8 5 (6.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (6.76%) STL
8 5 (6.76%) WinForms
9 4 (5.41%) CSS
9 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.05%) JSP
10 3 (4.05%) Web Services
11 2 (2.70%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.27%) Mathematics
3 13 (17.57%) Physics
3 13 (17.57%) Visualisation
4 8 (10.81%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.76%) Statistics
6 4 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
7 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Android
2 5 (6.76%) Windows
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Software Engineering
2 20 (27.03%) MVC
3 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.92%) Multithreading
4 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 12 (16.22%) Project Management
5 11 (14.86%) ETL
5 11 (14.86%) Migration
6 9 (12.16%) Scrum
7 8 (10.81%) 3D Programming
7 8 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (10.81%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (9.46%) Image Processing
9 5 (6.76%) Android Development
10 4 (5.41%) BDD
10 4 (5.41%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 4 (5.41%) Kanban
10 4 (5.41%) SOLID
10 4 (5.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) C#
2 35 (47.30%) C++
3 31 (41.89%) SQL
4 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 14 (18.92%) VB.NET
6 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
7 8 (10.81%) HLSL
8 6 (8.11%) C
8 6 (8.11%) Java
9 5 (6.76%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.05%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.70%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.70%) PHP
11 2 (2.70%) R
12 1 (1.35%) COBOL
12 1 (1.35%) F#
12 1 (1.35%) Python
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) PhD
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) logstash
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) ILOG
3 1 (1.35%) New Relic
3 1 (1.35%) Pega
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago