Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programmer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 - -
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +20.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,347 1,817 1,230
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.01% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,148 1,641 1,095
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -1.20%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Southampton

Programmer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Southampton.

Salary trend for Programmer in Southampton

Programmer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA