The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 66 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 41 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.17% 1.79% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.85% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 18
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1245 1348 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.14% 96.56% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1133 1150
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Programmer
South East

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram 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 10 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
Crawley +33 35 £55,000 +25.00%
Gatwick - 8 £55,000 -
Haywards Heath -6 1 £36,439 +4.11%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 53 (71.62%) C++
2 46 (62.16%) SQL
3 45 (60.81%) JavaScript
4 42 (56.76%) HTML
5 41 (55.41%) CSS
6 39 (52.70%) Java
7 37 (50.00%) Oracle
8 35 (47.30%) C
9 34 (45.95%) .NET
10 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
11 32 (43.24%) C#
11 32 (43.24%) Linux
11 32 (43.24%) Assembly Language
11 32 (43.24%) Multithreading
12 31 (41.89%) JSP
13 30 (40.54%) CTI
14 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
15 25 (33.78%) Finance
16 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
16 23 (31.08%) Web Services
17 21 (28.38%) SOAP
18 19 (25.68%) WPF
19 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
20 16 (21.62%) XML
20 16 (21.62%) TDD
21 15 (20.27%) Banking
21 15 (20.27%) WinForms
21 15 (20.27%) HTTP
21 15 (20.27%) Internet
21 15 (20.27%) RESTful

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) CTI
2 15 (20.27%) Internet
2 15 (20.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) UniData
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Banking
2 15 (20.27%) Investment Banking
2 15 (20.27%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) HTML
2 41 (55.41%) CSS
3 34 (45.95%) .NET
4 31 (41.89%) JSP
5 23 (31.08%) Web Services
6 21 (28.38%) SOAP
7 19 (25.68%) WPF
8 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
9 16 (21.62%) XML
10 15 (20.27%) WinForms
10 15 (20.27%) RESTful
11 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.46%) jQuery
11 7 (9.46%) XHTML
12 5 (6.76%) Ajax
13 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET
15 1 (1.35%) ADO
15 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
15 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
1 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Multithreading
2 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 16 (21.62%) TDD
4 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.16%) Software Architecture
6 6 (8.11%) Web Development
7 5 (6.76%) OO
8 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.41%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) MVC
10 2 (2.70%) Scrum
10 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.35%) Data Management
11 1 (1.35%) BDD
11 1 (1.35%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 53 (71.62%) C++
2 46 (62.16%) SQL
3 45 (60.81%) JavaScript
4 39 (52.70%) Java
5 35 (47.30%) C
6 32 (43.24%) C#
6 32 (43.24%) Assembly Language
7 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.76%) VB
8 5 (6.76%) VB6
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Oracle
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft