The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 90 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 18 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.57% 3.18% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 3.28% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 10
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £45,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1280 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.09% 97.04% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1139 1072
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Programmer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Programmer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Programmer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Crawley -28 11 £22,500 -59.09%
Horsham - 4 £27,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 25 (80.65%) Red Hat
2 25 (80.65%) Telecoms
2 25 (80.65%) Java
2 25 (80.65%) MySQL
2 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) Apache
2 25 (80.65%) Tomcat
2 25 (80.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 25 (80.65%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (19.35%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) PhD
4 4 (12.90%) OpenGL
4 4 (12.90%) DirectX
4 4 (12.90%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (12.90%) Games
4 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
4 4 (12.90%) 3D Programming
4 4 (12.90%) Visualisation
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.90%) Physics
4 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.90%) HLSL
4 4 (12.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (80.65%) Apache
1 25 (80.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (80.65%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (12.90%) OpenGL
2 4 (12.90%) DirectX
2 4 (12.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.90%) Physics
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
1 25 (80.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
2 4 (12.90%) 3D Programming
3 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C++
3 4 (12.90%) HLSL
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PhD
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle