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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
England / South East
Rank 373 429 402
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 18 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 61
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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
14087 18662 20143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.73% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11682 16015 16449
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +52 7 £30,000 -35.13%
West Sussex +6 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Hampshire - 3 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (48.65%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
5 16 (43.24%) Degree
6 15 (40.54%) CSS
7 14 (37.84%) Java
8 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
9 12 (32.43%) MVC
10 10 (27.03%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) jQuery
11 8 (21.62%) HTML5
11 8 (21.62%) Web Services
11 8 (21.62%) .NET
12 7 (18.92%) C#
12 7 (18.92%) C++
13 6 (16.22%) XML
13 6 (16.22%) OO
13 6 (16.22%) Finance
14 5 (13.51%) Android
14 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
14 5 (13.51%) Marketing
14 5 (13.51%) TDD
14 5 (13.51%) Scrum
14 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.51%) OOP

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 4 (10.81%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) NServiceBus
3 2 (5.41%) Drupal
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Publishing
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 8 (21.62%) HTML5
3 8 (21.62%) jQuery
3 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 6 (16.22%) XML
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE
6 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.11%) CakePHP
7 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (8.11%) REST
7 3 (8.11%) RESTful
7 3 (8.11%) SOAP
7 3 (8.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
5 5 (13.51%) OOP
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
6 4 (10.81%) Product Management
6 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (8.11%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (8.11%) SOLID
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.41%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
6 3 (8.11%) C
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) Python
8 1 (2.70%) HLSL
8 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
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