The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 686 717 678
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 202 131 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 183 110 170
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +11.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,900 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103008 96405 105410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.35% 94.40% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85094 81003 91215
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Senior Programmer
UK

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -51 67 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South East +2 35 £55,000 +15.78% 1
East Midlands +13 22 £47,500 +29.25%
South West +9 21 £35,000 -17.64%
Yorkshire -35 19 £40,000 +6.66%
North West +13 17 £45,000 +37.40%
East of England -12 16 £44,000 +28.06% 2
West Midlands -6 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 222 (46.15%) .NET
2 220 (45.74%) C#
3 154 (32.02%) SQL
4 138 (28.69%) MVC
5 132 (27.44%) ASP.NET
6 131 (27.23%) JavaScript
7 125 (25.99%) Java
8 124 (25.78%) SQL Server
9 121 (25.16%) CSS
10 116 (24.12%) HTML
11 99 (20.58%) Oracle
12 96 (19.96%) Software Engineering
13 94 (19.54%) jQuery
14 89 (18.50%) Microsoft
15 88 (18.30%) OO
15 88 (18.30%) TDD
16 75 (15.59%) Finance
17 73 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
18 72 (14.97%) XML
19 65 (13.51%) Degree
20 63 (13.10%) Linux
21 62 (12.89%) Web Services
22 59 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
23 58 (12.06%) WCF
23 58 (12.06%) PHP
24 52 (10.81%) Spring
25 51 (10.60%) Scrum
26 50 (10.40%) MySQL
27 47 (9.77%) J2EE
27 47 (9.77%) C++

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 42 (8.73%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.12%) SAS
4 13 (2.70%) Node.js
5 12 (2.49%) Apache
6 8 (1.66%) Jetty
6 8 (1.66%) nginx
6 8 (1.66%) Confluence
7 7 (1.46%) Facebook Platform
7 7 (1.46%) WordPress
8 5 (1.04%) FileNet
9 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.62%) Mule
10 3 (0.62%) PowerExchange
10 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.62%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.42%) IIS
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.25%) MS Office
3 5 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.83%) Mingle
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.46%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Magento
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.74%) Internet
2 9 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.62%) Intranet
4 2 (0.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) SNMP
5 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.21%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (25.78%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.40%) MySQL
3 33 (6.86%) Oracle Database
4 29 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.37%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (3.12%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.66%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.25%) OLAP
14 6 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.83%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 30 (6.24%) JUnit
2 23 (4.78%) NUnit
3 22 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.95%) Eclipse
5 18 (3.74%) Ant
6 17 (3.53%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.29%) Subversion
8 9 (1.87%) Maven
8 9 (1.87%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.87%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.66%) VisualVM
9 8 (1.66%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.66%) FishEye
9 8 (1.66%) IntelliJ
10 7 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (1.04%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.04%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.04%) Moq
12 4 (0.83%) MSTest
General
1 75 (15.59%) Finance
2 31 (6.44%) Games
3 27 (5.61%) Banking
4 21 (4.37%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.29%) Marketing
7 5 (1.04%) Front Office
7 5 (1.04%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Online Betting
8 3 (0.62%) Retail
9 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (46.15%) .NET
2 132 (27.44%) ASP.NET
3 121 (25.16%) CSS
4 116 (24.12%) HTML
5 94 (19.54%) jQuery
6 72 (14.97%) XML
7 62 (12.89%) Web Services
8 59 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (12.06%) WCF
10 52 (10.81%) Spring
11 47 (9.77%) Ajax
11 47 (9.77%) J2EE
12 46 (9.56%) .NET Framework
13 34 (7.07%) Spring MVC
13 34 (7.07%) WPF
14 31 (6.44%) HTML5
15 30 (6.24%) SOAP
16 27 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 26 (5.41%) Servlets
17 26 (5.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.65%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.61%) Client/Server
3 15 (3.12%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.91%) Social Media
5 13 (2.70%) Open Source
6 12 (2.49%) Social Network
7 10 (2.08%) Derivative
8 9 (1.87%) Equities
8 9 (1.87%) AS400
8 9 (1.87%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.66%) Xbox
9 8 (1.66%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.46%) Learning Management System
10 7 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.46%) E-Learning
11 6 (1.25%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.10%) Linux
2 39 (8.11%) UNIX
3 33 (6.86%) Apple iOS
4 28 (5.82%) Windows
4 28 (5.82%) Android
5 8 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.83%) CentOS
7 3 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (28.69%) MVC
2 96 (19.96%) Software Engineering
3 88 (18.30%) TDD
3 88 (18.30%) OO
4 73 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (10.60%) Scrum
6 45 (9.36%) E-Commerce
7 41 (8.52%) Web Application Development
8 40 (8.32%) OOP
9 37 (7.69%) SOA
9 37 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 26 (5.41%) Web Development
11 23 (4.78%) Waterfall
12 22 (4.57%) UML
13 20 (4.16%) Unit Testing
14 18 (3.74%) Data Modelling
15 17 (3.53%) iOS Development
16 16 (3.33%) Analytics
17 15 (3.12%) CRM
17 15 (3.12%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 220 (45.74%) C#
2 154 (32.02%) SQL
3 131 (27.23%) JavaScript
4 125 (25.99%) Java
5 58 (12.06%) PHP
6 47 (9.77%) C++
7 40 (8.32%) Python
8 29 (6.03%) T-SQL
9 23 (4.78%) PL/SQL
10 22 (4.57%) RPG
10 22 (4.57%) RPG IV
11 19 (3.95%) Perl
11 19 (3.95%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.95%) PHP5
12 16 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.91%) Ruby
14 13 (2.70%) C
14 13 (2.70%) Bash Shell
15 11 (2.29%) VB
16 10 (2.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 65 (13.51%) Degree
2 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.25%) MCTS
4 5 (1.04%) MCSD
4 5 (1.04%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.53%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) CDISC
3 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.21%) ACF2
2 1 (0.21%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.21%) YUM
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 99 (20.58%) Oracle
2 89 (18.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.99%) JBoss
4 22 (4.57%) Zend
5 21 (4.37%) Google
6 18 (3.74%) TIBCO
7 14 (2.91%) IBM
8 12 (2.49%) Perforce
8 12 (2.49%) Facebook
9 10 (2.08%) Unisys
10 8 (1.66%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.46%) Talend
11 7 (1.46%) webMethods
12 6 (1.25%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.04%) Open Text
13 5 (1.04%) Pega
13 5 (1.04%) Metastorm
14 4 (0.83%) Sencha
14 4 (0.83%) Twitter
14 4 (0.83%) Infragistics
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