The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 35 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.33% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 248 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.39% 95.02% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 170 166 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
Cheshire

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Chester

Senior Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) jQuery
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 28 (100.00%) SharePoint
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) jQuery
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft