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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 62 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 12 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.82% 0.84% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.85% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Median salary £33,173 £38,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% +24.32%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Senior Programmer
South Wales

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
652 704 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.64% 98.88% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 607 619 506
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 Cardiff region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Telecoms
1 16 (94.12%) Banking
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
1 16 (94.12%) Unit Testing
1 16 (94.12%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) J2EE
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) JMeter
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Struts
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) RPG
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting

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 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) MorphX
General
1 16 (94.12%) Banking
1 16 (94.12%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Billing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) J2EE
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) Ajax
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Java EE
3 4 (23.53%) JPA
3 4 (23.53%) JSF
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (23.53%) Struts
3 4 (23.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Feasibility Study
1 16 (94.12%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) RPG
2 4 (23.53%) RPG IV
2 4 (23.53%) RPG/400
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Guidewire
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft