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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 228 245 267
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 17 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.45% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 11
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -3.40%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
6299 7331 7807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 96.64% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6113 6523
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 0 11 £62,500 +47.05%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £45,000 +16.42%
Hertfordshire +23 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Senior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (93.88%) Degree
2 39 (79.59%) Java
3 38 (77.55%) Computer Science
4 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
5 30 (61.22%) Software Engineering
6 27 (55.10%) J2EE
7 26 (53.06%) HTML
8 25 (51.02%) OOP
8 25 (51.02%) OO
9 23 (46.94%) JBoss
10 22 (44.90%) Swing
10 22 (44.90%) E-Commerce
10 22 (44.90%) Oracle
10 22 (44.90%) WebLogic
10 22 (44.90%) CSS
10 22 (44.90%) Ajax
10 22 (44.90%) WebSphere
10 22 (44.90%) Open Source
10 22 (44.90%) Oracle Database
10 22 (44.90%) Relational Database
11 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
12 14 (28.57%) C++
13 11 (22.45%) Internet of Things
13 11 (22.45%) Internet
14 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
14 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
14 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
14 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 9 (18.37%) .NET

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 23 (46.94%) JBoss
2 22 (44.90%) WebLogic
2 22 (44.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle Database
1 22 (44.90%) Relational Database
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Banking
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) J2EE
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 22 (44.90%) Ajax
3 22 (44.90%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) Swing
4 9 (18.37%) .NET
5 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) WCF
7 1 (2.04%) Java SE
7 1 (2.04%) JPA
7 1 (2.04%) Spring
7 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (77.55%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.45%) Internet of Things
3 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Android
1 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Software Engineering
3 25 (51.02%) OO
3 25 (51.02%) OOP
4 22 (44.90%) E-Commerce
4 22 (44.90%) Open Source
5 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.04%) Data Management
10 1 (2.04%) E-business
10 1 (2.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) Java
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) C++
4 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) C
5 8 (16.33%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) Perl
6 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.20%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (93.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft