The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 122 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 9 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.63% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £38,650 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
1864 2049 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.24% 98.27% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1708 2009
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,644
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Peterborough -4 4 £33,173 -14.17%
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) C++
5 6 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (25.00%) QA
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) RPG
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) RPG/400
7 4 (20.00%) RPG IV
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (20.00%) WCF
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iSeries
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (15.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) RPG
4 4 (20.00%) RPG IV
4 4 (20.00%) RPG/400
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Perforce