The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 57 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.19% 0.95% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.98% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Median salary £55,000 £33,173 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.79% +8.53%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
515 716 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.66% 97.55% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 473 584 585
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
1 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
1 12 (92.31%) Feasibility Study
1 12 (92.31%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) RPG
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) JSF
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Java EE
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (30.77%) Load Testing

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) JMeter
General
1 12 (92.31%) Banking
1 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) Ajax
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) Java EE
2 4 (30.77%) JPA
2 4 (30.77%) JSF
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Feasibility Study
1 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) RPG
2 4 (30.77%) RPG IV
2 4 (30.77%) RPG/400
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM