The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 775 763 783
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 116 177 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 106 143 141
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Senior Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88379 98270 105547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75125 82336 85945
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in England

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
London -13 36 £67,500 +12.50% 2
South East +22 27 £40,000 -17.94% 1
East of England +8 18 £62,500 +47.05% 2
West Midlands - 15 £45,000 - 3
North West +23 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +35 7 £55,000 - 3
South West +6 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 England region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 91 (41.36%) JavaScript
2 84 (38.18%) HTML
2 84 (38.18%) Java
3 78 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (33.64%) Software Engineering
5 73 (33.18%) SQL
6 72 (32.73%) Degree
7 65 (29.55%) .NET
7 65 (29.55%) C#
8 56 (25.45%) CSS
9 53 (24.09%) SQL Server
10 48 (21.82%) Computer Science
11 47 (21.36%) C++
12 46 (20.91%) OO
12 46 (20.91%) TDD
13 43 (19.55%) Finance
14 41 (18.64%) Oracle
15 39 (17.73%) MVC
16 38 (17.27%) ASP.NET
17 37 (16.82%) Games
18 35 (15.91%) Ajax
19 34 (15.45%) OOP
20 33 (15.00%) Relational Database
21 31 (14.09%) Python
22 30 (13.64%) Unit Testing
23 29 (13.18%) NoSQL
24 28 (12.73%) JBoss
25 26 (11.82%) Open Source
25 26 (11.82%) XML
25 26 (11.82%) J2EE

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (12.73%) JBoss
2 22 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.36%) Apache Spark
4 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.64%) Apache
6 5 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.82%) IIS
8 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.91%) SAS
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.45%) CMS
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.45%) Jetty
10 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.36%) GitHub
5 2 (0.91%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.27%) Internet
2 5 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.91%) FTP
3 2 (0.91%) HTTP
3 2 (0.91%) SMTP
3 2 (0.91%) SNA
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 29 (13.18%) NoSQL
4 25 (11.36%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.91%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.45%) MySQL
7 11 (5.00%) Event Store
7 11 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (4.09%) Big Data
10 8 (3.64%) Apache Hive
10 8 (3.64%) HBase
10 8 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.73%) Impala
12 6 (2.73%) Redis
12 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.18%) Subversion
3 14 (6.36%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.09%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.09%) JUnit
7 6 (2.73%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.27%) JIRA
9 4 (1.82%) Selenium
10 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.36%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (1.36%) Maven
11 2 (0.91%) Ant
11 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (19.55%) Finance
2 37 (16.82%) Games
3 18 (8.18%) Banking
3 18 (8.18%) Manufacturing
4 17 (7.73%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (38.18%) HTML
2 65 (29.55%) .NET
3 56 (25.45%) CSS
4 38 (17.27%) ASP.NET
5 35 (15.91%) Ajax
6 26 (11.82%) J2EE
6 26 (11.82%) XML
7 21 (9.55%) Swing
8 20 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.09%) WCF
9 18 (8.18%) Spring
10 15 (6.82%) JSON
10 15 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (6.82%) WinForms
11 14 (6.36%) HTML5
12 13 (5.91%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (5.91%) jQuery
12 13 (5.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.36%) User Experience
3 13 (5.91%) Mathematics
4 12 (5.45%) AS400
4 12 (5.45%) Internet of Things
5 10 (4.55%) iSeries
6 8 (3.64%) Digital Media
7 7 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.18%) Data Integration
7 7 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.73%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.27%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (1.82%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.36%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.36%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.36%) Online Games
12 2 (0.91%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.09%) Android
1 20 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 19 (8.64%) Unix
2 19 (8.64%) Windows
3 18 (8.18%) Linux
4 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.91%) MVS
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.91%) zOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.64%) Software Engineering
3 46 (20.91%) OO
3 46 (20.91%) TDD
4 39 (17.73%) MVC
5 34 (15.45%) OOP
6 30 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 26 (11.82%) Open Source
8 22 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 20 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.64%) Scrum
11 18 (8.18%) Project Management
12 17 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (6.82%) Multithreading
14 13 (5.91%) Prototyping
15 12 (5.45%) Feasibility Study
15 12 (5.45%) PRINCE2
16 11 (5.00%) Analytics
16 11 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.36%) JavaScript
2 84 (38.18%) Java
3 73 (33.18%) SQL
4 65 (29.55%) C#
5 47 (21.36%) C++
6 31 (14.09%) Python
7 18 (8.18%) RPG
8 15 (6.82%) Perl
9 14 (6.36%) Scala
9 14 (6.36%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.45%) RPG IV
11 11 (5.00%) F#
11 11 (5.00%) T-SQL
12 10 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.55%) Tcl
13 7 (3.18%) C
13 7 (3.18%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.73%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.27%) ActionScript
15 5 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (32.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.45%) Docker
2 8 (3.64%) HDFS
3 2 (0.91%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (0.91%) RACF
3 2 (0.91%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (2.73%) Ansible
2 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.36%) Puppet
2 3 (1.36%) Salt
3 1 (0.45%) Kibana
3 1 (0.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (18.64%) Oracle
2 26 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.27%) Adobe
3 5 (2.27%) Perforce
4 3 (1.36%) Unisys
5 2 (0.91%) Cloudera
5 2 (0.91%) Hortonworks
5 2 (0.91%) IBM
5 2 (0.91%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.45%) Apple
6 1 (0.45%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.45%) Siebel
6 1 (0.45%) Solace
6 1 (0.45%) Sybase
6 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software
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