Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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

Programmer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 114 118
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.55% 1.51% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.54% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 41
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,750 £42,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,972 2,076 2,217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.85% 97.97% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,730 1,854 2,046
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Programmer in West Sussex

Programmer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Programmer in West Sussex

Programmer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -1 5 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Horsham -10 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Worthing - 1 £45,000 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 West Sussex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) CMS
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Degree

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) ServiceStack
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Zend