The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 378 407 406
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 65 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 21 32
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,000 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +17 31 £55,000 +107.54% 1
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 -
Berkshire +9 10 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -13 9 £55,000 +34.14%
Hampshire +3 3 £30,000 -18.36%
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -6 1 - -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 98 (74.24%) Software Engineering
2 95 (71.97%) C#
3 73 (55.30%) .NET
4 66 (50.00%) SQL
5 55 (41.67%) Finance
6 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
7 45 (34.09%) HTML
7 45 (34.09%) WPF
8 44 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 43 (32.58%) Degree
10 42 (31.82%) Microsoft
11 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (30.30%) Java
13 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
14 36 (27.27%) Mathematics
15 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
16 34 (25.76%) TDD
17 33 (25.00%) OO
18 30 (22.73%) CSS
18 30 (22.73%) WinForms
19 25 (18.94%) C++
19 25 (18.94%) MS Excel
19 25 (18.94%) MVC
20 24 (18.18%) Software Architecture
21 23 (17.42%) jQuery
22 22 (16.67%) .NET Framework
23 19 (14.39%) Scrum
24 17 (12.88%) XML
24 17 (12.88%) Windows
24 17 (12.88%) Continuous Integration

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (18.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) MySQL
3 9 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.76%) HBase
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Subversion
1 10 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.55%) Hudson
3 6 (4.55%) NUnit
3 6 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.03%) WiX
5 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (41.67%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Marketing
3 15 (11.36%) Banking
3 15 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (55.30%) .NET
2 45 (34.09%) HTML
2 45 (34.09%) WPF
3 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
4 30 (22.73%) CSS
4 30 (22.73%) WinForms
5 23 (17.42%) jQuery
6 22 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 17 (12.88%) XML
8 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (9.09%) Spring
10 10 (7.58%) Web Services
11 9 (6.82%) LINQ
12 7 (5.30%) JSON
12 7 (5.30%) Ajax
12 7 (5.30%) XHTML
13 6 (4.55%) WCF
13 6 (4.55%) HTML5
14 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 5 (3.79%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 36 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 15 (11.36%) Physics
4 14 (10.61%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (5.30%) Social Media
5 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.03%) Open Source
7 2 (1.52%) RIA
7 2 (1.52%) Animation
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.88%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Linux
3 2 (1.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.24%) Software Engineering
2 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.76%) TDD
4 33 (25.00%) OO
5 25 (18.94%) MVC
6 24 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 19 (14.39%) Scrum
8 17 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.36%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.30%) User Stories
10 7 (5.30%) SOA
11 5 (3.79%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (3.79%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.03%) System Testing
13 3 (2.27%) Web Development
13 3 (2.27%) ETL
13 3 (2.27%) OOD
14 2 (1.52%) Information Security
14 2 (1.52%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 95 (71.97%) C#
2 66 (50.00%) SQL
3 40 (30.30%) Java
4 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.94%) C++
6 13 (9.85%) VBA
7 8 (6.06%) PHP
8 7 (5.30%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.30%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.79%) Python
9 5 (3.79%) Perl
10 3 (2.27%) C
10 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.27%) PHP5
11 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.76%) VB
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
12 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 43 (32.58%) Degree
2 14 (10.61%) PhD
3 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Nagios
1 1 (0.76%) OpenNMS
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (0.76%) Perforce
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