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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 231 254 242
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 34 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 9
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,150 £34,357
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £39,420
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
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 31 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 31 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 +21 17 £38,650 -3.73% 2
Essex - 13 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -15 4 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Senior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Degree
3 22 (43.14%) .NET
4 20 (39.22%) SDLC
5 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) C#
6 15 (29.41%) MVC
7 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
8 13 (25.49%) Java
8 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
10 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
10 10 (19.61%) XML
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
11 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.65%) WCF
11 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
12 8 (15.69%) User Experience
12 8 (15.69%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Unisys
12 8 (15.69%) CSS
12 8 (15.69%) UML
12 8 (15.69%) Perl
12 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
12 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
13 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.88%) Captiva
2 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) iBeacon
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) Xcode
2 3 (5.88%) NUnit
2 3 (5.88%) MSTest
3 2 (3.92%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) NuGet
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) HTML
3 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (19.61%) XML
5 9 (17.65%) WCF
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.69%) CSS
7 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.76%) Spring
8 6 (11.76%) Web Services
8 6 (11.76%) JPA
9 5 (9.80%) Java SE
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) HTML5
10 4 (7.84%) WPF
11 3 (5.88%) LINQ
11 3 (5.88%) CSS3
11 3 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) User Experience
3 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.92%) EPoS
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) SDLC
2 15 (29.41%) MVC
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.69%) UML
5 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) E-business
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Document Management
9 3 (5.88%) Workflow
9 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.88%) iOS Development
10 2 (3.92%) Android Development
10 2 (3.92%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) Java
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) Perl
5 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.76%) VBA
6 6 (11.76%) Python
6 6 (11.76%) VBScript
7 5 (9.80%) VB
8 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) XAML
8 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.88%) VB6
9 2 (3.92%) C++
10 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Unisys
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Perforce
3 3 (5.88%) Kofax
4 2 (3.92%) OpenText
4 2 (3.92%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.92%) Facebook
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago