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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 75 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 36 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.91% 1.47% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 1.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 19
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,650 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1208 1121 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.58% 97.22% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 988 1176
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +26 33 £47,500 +15.85% 1
Gatwick - 1 £55,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £31,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (74.03%) C++
2 56 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 56 (72.73%) SQL
3 49 (63.64%) HTML
4 48 (62.34%) Oracle
4 48 (62.34%) CSS
5 45 (58.44%) Java
6 42 (54.55%) C
6 42 (54.55%) Linux
6 42 (54.55%) Assembly Language
6 42 (54.55%) Multithreading
7 41 (53.25%) Kalman Filter
7 41 (53.25%) JSP
8 40 (51.95%) CTI
9 30 (38.96%) C#
10 24 (31.17%) .NET
11 23 (29.87%) Web Services
12 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 21 (27.27%) XML
13 21 (27.27%) SOAP
13 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
14 20 (25.97%) RESTful
14 20 (25.97%) Internet
14 20 (25.97%) Finance
14 20 (25.97%) HTTP
15 17 (22.08%) WPF
16 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
17 14 (18.18%) TDD
18 13 (16.88%) Banking
18 13 (16.88%) WinForms

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.95%) CTI
2 20 (25.97%) Internet
2 20 (25.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) UniData
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
2 13 (16.88%) Investment Banking
2 13 (16.88%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (63.64%) HTML
2 48 (62.34%) CSS
3 41 (53.25%) JSP
4 24 (31.17%) .NET
5 23 (29.87%) Web Services
6 21 (27.27%) XML
6 21 (27.27%) SOAP
7 20 (25.97%) RESTful
8 17 (22.08%) WPF
9 13 (16.88%) WinForms
10 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.19%) XHTML
12 3 (3.90%) jQuery
13 2 (2.60%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.30%) Servlets
14 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.30%) REST
14 1 (1.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
1 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 42 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 41 (53.25%) Kalman Filter
3 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 14 (18.18%) TDD
5 5 (6.49%) OO
6 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.60%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.60%) Scrum
8 1 (1.30%) OOP
8 1 (1.30%) Data Management
8 1 (1.30%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.30%) OOD
8 1 (1.30%) ETL
8 1 (1.30%) MVC
8 1 (1.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (74.03%) C++
2 56 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 56 (72.73%) SQL
3 45 (58.44%) Java
4 42 (54.55%) C
4 42 (54.55%) Assembly Language
5 30 (38.96%) C#
6 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.79%) VB6
7 6 (7.79%) VB
8 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (62.34%) Oracle
2 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 6 days ago