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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 788 711 852
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +141
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 94 220 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 181 89
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,202 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -43 23 £80,000 +28.00% 1
West Midlands - 20 £45,000 - 2
South East +15 18 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England -4 18 £61,250 +44.11%
Yorkshire +18 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -2 6 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -7 2 £47,500 -15.55%
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 84 (39.44%) JavaScript
2 83 (38.97%) HTML
3 78 (36.62%) Java
4 74 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (30.52%) SQL
6 63 (29.58%) Software Engineering
7 62 (29.11%) C#
8 59 (27.70%) Degree
9 57 (26.76%) .NET
10 55 (25.82%) CSS
11 50 (23.47%) C++
12 46 (21.60%) Finance
13 43 (20.19%) Games
14 39 (18.31%) Oracle
14 39 (18.31%) OO
14 39 (18.31%) Computer Science
15 37 (17.37%) SQL Server
16 36 (16.90%) TDD
17 34 (15.96%) Ajax
17 34 (15.96%) OOP
17 34 (15.96%) MVC
17 34 (15.96%) Relational Database
18 32 (15.02%) XML
18 32 (15.02%) ASP.NET
19 31 (14.55%) NoSQL
20 29 (13.62%) Unit Testing
21 26 (12.21%) J2EE
22 25 (11.74%) Visual Studio
23 24 (11.27%) Open Source
23 24 (11.27%) Mentoring

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 22 (10.33%) JBoss
2 20 (9.39%) WebLogic
2 20 (9.39%) WebSphere
3 15 (7.04%) Apache
4 12 (5.63%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.88%) IIS
6 4 (1.88%) SAS
7 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.47%) CMS
8 1 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.41%) GitHub
4 2 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) Internet
2 5 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.94%) HTTP
3 2 (0.94%) iBeacon
3 2 (0.94%) SNA
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.96%) Relational Database
3 31 (14.55%) NoSQL
4 23 (10.80%) Oracle Database
5 18 (8.45%) MySQL
6 14 (6.57%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.16%) Hadoop
7 11 (5.16%) Redis
8 9 (4.23%) Event Store
8 9 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.23%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.35%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.35%) Big Data
10 5 (2.35%) HBase
10 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.39%) Subversion
3 17 (7.98%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.57%) Eclipse
5 13 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.29%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.29%) JIRA
7 6 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.82%) JUnit
7 6 (2.82%) Selenium
7 6 (2.82%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.88%) Maven
9 3 (1.41%) Ant
9 3 (1.41%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (0.94%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
General
1 46 (21.60%) Finance
2 43 (20.19%) Games
3 16 (7.51%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.10%) Banking
4 13 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (38.97%) HTML
2 57 (26.76%) .NET
3 55 (25.82%) CSS
4 34 (15.96%) Ajax
5 32 (15.02%) ASP.NET
5 32 (15.02%) XML
6 26 (12.21%) J2EE
7 21 (9.86%) JSON
8 20 (9.39%) Swing
9 19 (8.92%) AngularJS
10 15 (7.04%) REST
10 15 (7.04%) Spring
11 14 (6.57%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (6.10%) HTML5
12 13 (6.10%) WCF
13 12 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (5.63%) WinForms
14 11 (5.16%) jQuery
14 11 (5.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 10 (4.69%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.04%) AS400
2 15 (7.04%) User Experience
3 12 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.69%) iSeries
5 9 (4.23%) Internet of Things
6 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.35%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (1.88%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.88%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.88%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.41%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.41%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.41%) Online Games
10 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.94%) Fintech
10 2 (0.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) Linux
2 19 (8.92%) Android
3 18 (8.45%) Apple iOS
3 18 (8.45%) Unix
4 16 (7.51%) Windows
5 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.94%) MVS
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.94%) zOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.58%) Software Engineering
3 39 (18.31%) OO
4 36 (16.90%) TDD
5 34 (15.96%) MVC
5 34 (15.96%) OOP
6 29 (13.62%) Unit Testing
7 24 (11.27%) Mentoring
7 24 (11.27%) Open Source
8 23 (10.80%) E-Commerce
9 22 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (7.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (7.51%) Project Management
10 16 (7.51%) Scrum
11 15 (7.04%) Prototyping
12 14 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (5.63%) PRINCE2
14 11 (5.16%) Multithreading
14 11 (5.16%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 84 (39.44%) JavaScript
2 78 (36.62%) Java
3 65 (30.52%) SQL
4 62 (29.11%) C#
5 50 (23.47%) C++
6 23 (10.80%) Python
7 18 (8.45%) RPG
8 16 (7.51%) Scala
9 14 (6.57%) RPG IV
10 13 (6.10%) VB.NET
11 11 (5.16%) T-SQL
12 10 (4.69%) Perl
13 9 (4.23%) F#
13 9 (4.23%) Tcl
14 7 (3.29%) Objective-C
14 7 (3.29%) R
15 6 (2.82%) ActionScript
15 6 (2.82%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.35%) Lua
17 4 (1.88%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 59 (27.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.57%) Docker
2 5 (2.35%) HDFS
3 2 (0.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (0.94%) RACF
3 2 (0.94%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Ansible
2 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (18.31%) Oracle
2 22 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.35%) Adobe
3 5 (2.35%) Perforce
4 4 (1.88%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.88%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.41%) IBM
5 3 (1.41%) jBASE
5 3 (1.41%) Unisys
6 2 (0.94%) hybris
6 2 (0.94%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.94%) Solace
6 2 (0.94%) Sybase
6 2 (0.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.47%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.47%) Siebel
7 1 (0.47%) Splunk
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