The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 240 256 253
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 23 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 7
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +28.06%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £47,500 +12.89% 3
Essex - 11 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Senior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 18 (45.00%) Degree
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
4 16 (40.00%) C#
4 16 (40.00%) MVC
5 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.00%) SDLC
7 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.00%) CSS
9 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (22.50%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (20.00%) WCF
12 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.00%) User Experience
13 6 (15.00%) MSTest
13 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (15.00%) XML
13 6 (15.00%) Linux
13 6 (15.00%) NUnit
13 6 (15.00%) Banking
13 6 (15.00%) Spring
13 6 (15.00%) WPF
13 6 (15.00%) JPA
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (7.50%) CMS
1 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.00%) EPiServer CMS
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
6 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) NUnit
1 6 (15.00%) MSTest
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Android Studio
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) NuGet
6 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
1 6 (15.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (15.00%) WPF
6 6 (15.00%) JPA
6 6 (15.00%) Spring
6 6 (15.00%) XML
7 5 (12.50%) Java SE
7 5 (12.50%) HTML5
7 5 (12.50%) LINQ
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.00%) jQuery
8 4 (10.00%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) Web Services
8 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) User Experience
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.00%) EPoS
7 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 14 (35.00%) SDLC
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) E-business
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Development
6 3 (7.50%) Android Development
7 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Document Management
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) Java
5 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) Python
6 5 (12.50%) XAML
7 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.50%) PHP
8 2 (5.00%) C++
8 2 (5.00%) VBScript
8 2 (5.00%) VB
8 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 2 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (5.00%) VB6
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCTS
3 1 (2.50%) MCSD
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.50%) Perforce
2 4 (10.00%) Unisys
3 3 (7.50%) EPiServer
3 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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