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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 245 264 257
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 17 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.25% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
7323 8155 8088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.58% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6000 6780 7035
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 +11 13 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Essex 0 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Hertfordshire -8 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Senior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (54.55%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 16 (48.48%) HTML
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) WCF
8 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) XML
8 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (24.24%) Java
10 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.15%) NUnit
12 5 (15.15%) Banking
12 5 (15.15%) WPF
12 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
12 5 (15.15%) User Experience
12 5 (15.15%) MSTest
13 4 (12.12%) HTML5
13 4 (12.12%) CSS3
13 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
13 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 4 (12.12%) Mobile Payment

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.06%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) NUnit
1 5 (15.15%) MSTest
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.09%) Android Studio
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) JMeter
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 10 (30.30%) WCF
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (27.27%) XML
7 5 (15.15%) WPF
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 4 (12.12%) LINQ
8 4 (12.12%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
9 3 (9.09%) JPA
9 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 3 (9.09%) LESS
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
10 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) MVC
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.09%) Android Development
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) E-business
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) CQRS
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) XAML
6 3 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.06%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) XPath
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) XQuery
8 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCSD
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) EPiServer
2 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.06%) Perforce
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Facebook
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