The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 771 666 669
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 105 200 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 162 178
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +6.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
London -36 49 £57,500 -4.16% 9
Yorkshire -45 19 £41,250 -8.33% 3
South East -4 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West -15 8 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England -30 6 £47,500 +20.25%
West Midlands -37 5 £52,500 +23.52%
East Midlands +1 3 £36,250 +11.53%
North West -22 2 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 120 (40.96%) .NET
2 115 (39.25%) C#
3 109 (37.20%) SQL
4 99 (33.79%) ASP.NET
5 91 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (28.67%) MVC
7 83 (28.33%) Java
8 82 (27.99%) CSS
9 81 (27.65%) HTML
10 73 (24.91%) JavaScript
11 70 (23.89%) Software Engineering
12 67 (22.87%) C++
12 67 (22.87%) XML
13 65 (22.18%) Oracle
14 64 (21.84%) SQL Server
15 59 (20.14%) TDD
16 53 (18.09%) jQuery
17 52 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 51 (17.41%) Web Services
19 47 (16.04%) Linux
20 46 (15.70%) Finance
21 45 (15.36%) Mentoring
22 41 (13.99%) Apple iOS
23 40 (13.65%) Games
24 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
25 35 (11.95%) Ajax
26 33 (11.26%) UNIX
27 32 (10.92%) OO
27 32 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
28 31 (10.58%) Python

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.78%) JBoss
3 10 (3.41%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.39%) Apache
4 7 (2.39%) WordPress
5 6 (2.05%) Confluence
5 6 (2.05%) Node.js
5 6 (2.05%) Jetty
6 5 (1.71%) Mule
6 5 (1.71%) IIS
6 5 (1.71%) nginx
6 5 (1.71%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (1.02%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.68%) SAS
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.34%) JCAPS
Applications
1 10 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.39%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.39%) Mingle
3 5 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.68%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.68%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.71%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) GitHub
2 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.75%) Internet
2 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.02%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.22%) Oracle Database
2 27 (9.22%) MySQL
3 19 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.39%) RavenDB
7 7 (2.39%) Neo4j
7 7 (2.39%) Big Data
8 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 20 (6.83%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.48%) Eclipse
3 17 (5.80%) NUnit
4 14 (4.78%) Ant
5 12 (4.10%) JUnit
6 8 (2.73%) Xcode
6 8 (2.73%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.39%) MSTest
7 7 (2.39%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.39%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.39%) Subversion
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.05%) IntelliJ
8 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.05%) WebStorm
8 6 (2.05%) VisualVM
8 6 (2.05%) FishEye
8 6 (2.05%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (15.70%) Finance
2 40 (13.65%) Games
3 10 (3.41%) Banking
4 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Front Office
5 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 5 (1.71%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (40.96%) .NET
2 99 (33.79%) ASP.NET
3 82 (27.99%) CSS
4 81 (27.65%) HTML
5 67 (22.87%) XML
6 53 (18.09%) jQuery
7 52 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (17.41%) Web Services
9 35 (11.95%) Ajax
10 28 (9.56%) JSON
11 26 (8.87%) WCF
12 24 (8.19%) HTML5
13 23 (7.85%) Spring
13 23 (7.85%) SOAP
14 19 (6.48%) REST
14 19 (6.48%) CSS3
15 18 (6.14%) .NET Framework
16 16 (5.46%) J2EE
16 16 (5.46%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.80%) User Experience
3 14 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 13 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.75%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.07%) Equities
6 9 (3.07%) Derivative
6 9 (3.07%) Social Media
6 9 (3.07%) Xbox
6 9 (3.07%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.73%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.71%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.71%) Biology
10 4 (1.37%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.37%) Open Source
11 3 (1.02%) Mobile Games
11 3 (1.02%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.04%) Linux
2 41 (13.99%) Apple iOS
3 33 (11.26%) UNIX
4 30 (10.24%) Android
5 21 (7.17%) Windows
6 7 (2.39%) CentOS
7 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.34%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (28.67%) MVC
3 70 (23.89%) Software Engineering
4 59 (20.14%) TDD
5 45 (15.36%) Mentoring
6 32 (10.92%) OO
7 29 (9.90%) E-Commerce
8 26 (8.87%) SOA
9 23 (7.85%) OOP
9 23 (7.85%) Business Analysis
10 22 (7.51%) Web Application Development
11 21 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 20 (6.83%) Scrum
13 19 (6.48%) Multithreading
13 19 (6.48%) Analytics
14 18 (6.14%) System Testing
15 15 (5.12%) Data Analysis
16 14 (4.78%) BDD
16 14 (4.78%) Web Development
17 11 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 115 (39.25%) C#
2 109 (37.20%) SQL
3 83 (28.33%) Java
4 73 (24.91%) JavaScript
5 67 (22.87%) C++
6 31 (10.58%) Python
7 29 (9.90%) Objective-C
8 23 (7.85%) PHP
9 22 (7.51%) PL/SQL
10 20 (6.83%) Shell Script
11 17 (5.80%) VB.NET
12 11 (3.75%) C
12 11 (3.75%) Perl
13 10 (3.41%) T-SQL
14 9 (3.07%) Bash Shell
14 9 (3.07%) PHP5
15 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.37%) VB6
16 4 (1.37%) Ruby
16 4 (1.37%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 30 (10.24%) Degree
2 10 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.07%) MCTS
4 7 (2.39%) MCSE
4 7 (2.39%) MCSD
5 5 (1.71%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.48%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 65 (22.18%) Oracle
2 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.12%) Google
4 7 (2.39%) Facebook
4 7 (2.39%) Zend
5 6 (2.05%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.05%) Perforce
5 6 (2.05%) IBM
6 4 (1.37%) Sencha
6 4 (1.37%) Adobe
7 3 (1.02%) HP
7 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.68%) webMethods
8 2 (0.68%) Talend
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter
9 1 (0.34%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.34%) Teradata
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
University of Liverpool
Salary: £32,277- £37,394 pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CCP Games
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
SOAS
Salary: From £40,645 to £48,088 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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