The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 289 326 316
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 18 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 18
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £53,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,650
% change year-on-year
- +8.04%
Senior Programmer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 11 (33.33%) HTML
4 11 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 9 (27.27%) Python
5 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (24.24%) HTML5
6 8 (24.24%) Data Structures
6 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
6 8 (24.24%) C++
6 8 (24.24%) UNIX
7 7 (21.21%) SOA
7 7 (21.21%) DHTML
7 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 6 (18.18%) Mentoring

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) CICS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) SQLite
5 3 (9.09%) DB2
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) NuGet
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
5 7 (21.21%) DHTML
6 5 (15.15%) JSON
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
6 5 (15.15%) Backbone.js
7 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.12%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) Ajax
7 4 (12.12%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Structures
1 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
1 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 7 (21.21%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Content Management
5 4 (12.12%) OOP
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 4 (12.12%) MVVM
5 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
5 4 (12.12%) Kanban
6 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) COBOL
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) StatsD
1 1 (3.03%) logstash
1 1 (3.03%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) webMethods
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Capita
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) New Relic
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