Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 100 126
Rank change year-on-year -34 +26 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 16 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.76% 2.30% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.39% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 47
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2024 2344 2612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.26% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1789 2137 2294
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 10 £30,000 -25.00%
Horsham -35 1 - -
Programmer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe
8 3 (18.75%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) UML
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (18.75%) C
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
8 3 (18.75%) JSP
8 3 (18.75%) Servlets
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script

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 1 (6.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) JSP
5 3 (18.75%) Servlets
5 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) JCL
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle