The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 119 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 13 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2053 2369 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.02% 95.06% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1992 2329
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +25 11 £52,500 -10.63% 2
Peterborough -14 1 - -
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (50.00%) C#
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) WPF
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) XAML
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 4 (22.22%) MSTest
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 4 (22.22%) User Experience
6 4 (22.22%) LINQ
6 4 (22.22%) NUnit
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (16.67%) Android Development
7 3 (16.67%) Android Studio
7 3 (16.67%) Android
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) Commerce Server
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) MSTest
2 3 (16.67%) Android Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) WPF
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (22.22%) LINQ
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 3 (16.67%) LESS
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
9 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) XAML
4 3 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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