The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 104 105 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 0.63% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.64% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.89%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Senior Programmer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1193 1403 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.47% 97.57% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1186 1563
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Senior 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 Cambridge region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Perforce
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
5 3 (27.27%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
1 3 (27.27%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Perforce