The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 132 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.051% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.052% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%
Senior Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Bristol region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Programmer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Degree

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree