The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 310 299 312
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 19 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 17
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 18 (40.91%) OO
2 16 (36.36%) Degree
3 15 (34.09%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
4 14 (31.82%) Web Services
5 13 (29.55%) OOP
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 12 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 11 (25.00%) Internet
8 10 (22.73%) Middleware
8 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (22.73%) Games
9 9 (20.45%) Objective-C
9 9 (20.45%) Social Network
9 9 (20.45%) Spring
9 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.45%) HTML
9 9 (20.45%) CSS
9 9 (20.45%) iOS Development
9 9 (20.45%) Social Media
10 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) UML
10 8 (18.18%) Google
11 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
11 7 (15.91%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) SOA
11 7 (15.91%) Client/Server

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) GlassFish
1 3 (6.82%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Maven
3 4 (9.09%) Ant
3 4 (9.09%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.82%) Xcode
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.55%) WebStorm
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 10 (22.73%) Games
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) Middleware
3 9 (20.45%) Spring
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (13.64%) REST
5 6 (13.64%) jQuery
5 6 (13.64%) XML
6 5 (11.36%) JMS
7 4 (9.09%) SOAP
7 4 (9.09%) .NET
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 4 (9.09%) JSON
7 4 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Spring Web Flow
8 3 (6.82%) J2EE
8 3 (6.82%) Struts
8 3 (6.82%) Ajax
8 3 (6.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 9 (20.45%) Social Network
3 9 (20.45%) Social Media
4 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) New Media
6 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) OOP
3 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
5 9 (20.45%) iOS Development
6 8 (18.18%) UML
7 7 (15.91%) SOA
7 7 (15.91%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
8 5 (11.36%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (11.36%) MVC
8 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.82%) Android Development
9 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.55%) TDD
10 2 (4.55%) CRM
10 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.45%) Objective-C
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
6 2 (4.55%) PHP5
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
7 1 (2.27%) Lua
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Google
3 7 (15.91%) TIBCO
3 7 (15.91%) webMethods
3 7 (15.91%) JBoss
3 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 7 (15.91%) Talend
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Facebook