The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 232 260 278
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 31 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 14
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £44,750 £39,055
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6618 7426 8473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.59% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 6093 7037
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +19 18 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire -8 7 £33,173 -35.27% 3
Hertfordshire +20 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 East of England region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 54 (87.10%) Degree
2 40 (64.52%) Java
2 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 39 (62.90%) Computer Science
4 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (59.68%) HTML
5 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
6 30 (48.39%) CSS
6 30 (48.39%) Software Engineering
7 28 (45.16%) JBoss
8 27 (43.55%) OO
8 27 (43.55%) J2EE
9 26 (41.94%) OOP
10 24 (38.71%) Swing
10 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
10 24 (38.71%) Oracle
10 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
10 24 (38.71%) Ajax
10 24 (38.71%) WebSphere
10 24 (38.71%) Open Source
10 24 (38.71%) Oracle Database
10 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
11 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
11 21 (33.87%) RDBMS
12 18 (29.03%) SQL
13 12 (19.35%) .NET
13 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
14 11 (17.74%) Python
15 10 (16.13%) C++
15 10 (16.13%) AngularJS

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (45.16%) JBoss
2 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
2 24 (38.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
2 24 (38.71%) Oracle Database
2 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 21 (33.87%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.68%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (6.45%) CruiseControl
2 4 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (12.90%) Banking
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
1 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) HTML
2 30 (48.39%) CSS
3 27 (43.55%) J2EE
4 24 (38.71%) Ajax
4 24 (38.71%) Swing
5 12 (19.35%) .NET
5 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
6 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
6 10 (16.13%) HTML5
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.90%) WCF
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (9.68%) CSS3
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Java SE
9 4 (6.45%) JPA
9 4 (6.45%) jQuery
9 4 (6.45%) REST
9 4 (6.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (62.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Internet of Things
3 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.45%) iSeries
5 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.61%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 27 (43.55%) OO
4 26 (41.94%) OOP
5 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
5 24 (38.71%) Open Source
6 9 (14.52%) Scrum
6 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.90%) MVC
8 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.45%) E-business
10 4 (6.45%) SOA
10 4 (6.45%) SOLID
10 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.23%) Front End Development
12 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) Java
1 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
3 18 (29.03%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) Python
5 10 (16.13%) C++
6 9 (14.52%) Perl
7 8 (12.90%) C
7 8 (12.90%) C#
8 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.45%) RPG
9 4 (6.45%) RPG IV
9 4 (6.45%) RPG/400
10 2 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (87.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Perforce
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