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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 793 789 725
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 103 131 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 111 203
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -8 40 £55,000 -4.34% 5
East of England +43 30 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +6 22 £53,750 +9.69% 2
West Midlands -22 6 £57,500 +4.54%
North West +14 2 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +9 2 £52,500 +32.91%
Yorkshire -7 1 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 141 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 112 (39.30%) Software Engineering
4 109 (38.25%) SQL
5 104 (36.49%) HTML
6 103 (36.14%) Java
7 97 (34.04%) .NET
8 91 (31.93%) C#
9 85 (29.82%) SQL Server
9 85 (29.82%) CSS
10 84 (29.47%) Degree
11 83 (29.12%) TDD
12 74 (25.96%) OO
13 62 (21.75%) Computer Science
13 62 (21.75%) C++
14 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET
15 59 (20.70%) MVC
16 56 (19.65%) WCF
17 55 (19.30%) Microsoft
18 54 (18.95%) Scrum
19 52 (18.25%) Finance
19 52 (18.25%) Oracle
20 51 (17.89%) Unix
20 51 (17.89%) Python
21 45 (15.79%) JBoss
22 44 (15.44%) WPF
23 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
23 42 (14.74%) BDD
24 40 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
24 40 (14.04%) Kanban

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 45 (15.79%) JBoss
2 25 (8.77%) WebLogic
2 25 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 23 (8.07%) Tomcat
4 20 (7.02%) Node.js
5 8 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.11%) CMS
8 5 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.75%) Orchard CMS
9 4 (1.40%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.40%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.40%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.70%) SAS
11 1 (0.35%) Apache
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
11 1 (0.35%) IIS
11 1 (0.35%) Jetty
11 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.70%) Temenos Globus
2 2 (0.70%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.35%) Google Play
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.37%) Network Security
1 21 (7.37%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.56%) Internet
3 3 (1.05%) NAS
3 3 (1.05%) SAN
4 2 (0.70%) Extranet
4 2 (0.70%) FTP
4 2 (0.70%) HTTP
4 2 (0.70%) Intranet
4 2 (0.70%) SMTP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.68%) Oracle Database
3 35 (12.28%) Relational Database
4 32 (11.23%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.67%) MySQL
6 18 (6.32%) RDBMS
7 17 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (5.61%) Event Store
8 16 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (4.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (4.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 12 (4.21%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.47%) Subversion
3 21 (7.37%) JUnit
4 20 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 20 (7.02%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.81%) JIRA
5 8 (2.81%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.11%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.05%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (1.05%) Selenium
11 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.70%) Bower
11 2 (0.70%) Grunt
11 2 (0.70%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.70%) Moq
11 2 (0.70%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (18.25%) Finance
2 33 (11.58%) Games
3 17 (5.96%) Marketing
4 14 (4.91%) Banking
5 10 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.05%) Advertising
7 3 (1.05%) Front Office
8 2 (0.70%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (36.49%) HTML
2 97 (34.04%) .NET
3 85 (29.82%) CSS
4 61 (21.40%) ASP.NET
5 56 (19.65%) WCF
6 44 (15.44%) WPF
7 38 (13.33%) Spring
8 37 (12.98%) Web Services
9 36 (12.63%) Ajax
10 35 (12.28%) jQuery
11 33 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (11.23%) J2EE
13 31 (10.88%) HTML5
14 27 (9.47%) XHTML
15 25 (8.77%) Hibernate
15 25 (8.77%) Swing
16 24 (8.42%) .NET Framework
16 24 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (8.07%) WinForms
18 20 (7.02%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.75%) Computer Science
2 40 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.02%) BYOD
4 20 (7.02%) Visualisation
5 18 (6.32%) Client/Server
6 17 (5.96%) Mathematics
7 15 (5.26%) User Experience
8 12 (4.21%) Internet of Things
9 11 (3.86%) Data Integration
10 7 (2.46%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.11%) iSeries
11 6 (2.11%) Mobile Games
12 5 (1.75%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.75%) Xbox
13 4 (1.40%) Physics
14 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.05%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.89%) Unix
2 40 (14.04%) Windows
3 30 (10.53%) Linux
4 17 (5.96%) Android
5 12 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) OS/400
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (39.30%) Software Engineering
3 83 (29.12%) TDD
4 74 (25.96%) OO
5 59 (20.70%) MVC
6 54 (18.95%) Scrum
7 42 (14.74%) BDD
7 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (14.04%) Kanban
8 40 (14.04%) OOP
9 29 (10.18%) Open Source
10 27 (9.47%) E-Commerce
11 25 (8.77%) Multithreading
12 22 (7.72%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.02%) User Stories
14 18 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (5.96%) High Availability
16 15 (5.26%) Mentoring
16 15 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 109 (38.25%) SQL
3 103 (36.14%) Java
4 91 (31.93%) C#
5 62 (21.75%) C++
6 51 (17.89%) Python
7 34 (11.93%) PL/SQL
8 25 (8.77%) C
9 24 (8.42%) Objective-C
10 19 (6.67%) Perl
11 18 (6.32%) Groovy
11 18 (6.32%) Ruby
12 16 (5.61%) F#
13 12 (4.21%) RPG
14 11 (3.86%) PHP
15 9 (3.16%) Tcl
16 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
17 6 (2.11%) RPG IV
17 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
17 6 (2.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (29.47%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.05%) MCITP
3 3 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.82%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.05%) Docker
2 3 (1.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (7.02%) WMI
2 5 (1.75%) Kibana
2 5 (1.75%) logstash
3 4 (1.40%) Grafana
3 4 (1.40%) StatsD
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 52 (18.25%) Oracle
3 22 (7.72%) Apple
4 5 (1.75%) Adobe
5 4 (1.40%) New Relic
5 4 (1.40%) Progress
6 3 (1.05%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.05%) Perforce
7 2 (0.70%) jBASE
7 2 (0.70%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.70%) Temenos
8 1 (0.35%) Google
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) Sencha
8 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software
Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Annual Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excelent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £41 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago