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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 796 687 849
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +162
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 68 250 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.26% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 224 93
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
East of England +12 27 £52,500 +5.00% 1
London -17 17 £72,500 +20.83% 5
South East +29 10 £62,500 +38.88% 1
West Midlands -9 6 £50,000 +20.48%
Yorkshire -17 4 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West +13 3 £50,000 +29.03% 3
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 73 (41.24%) Java
2 72 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 66 (37.29%) HTML
4 62 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (33.33%) Degree
6 55 (31.07%) CSS
7 52 (29.38%) C++
8 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
9 48 (27.12%) Oracle
10 47 (26.55%) SQL
11 43 (24.29%) Linux
12 42 (23.73%) Finance
13 41 (23.16%) .NET
14 39 (22.03%) C#
14 39 (22.03%) Games
15 36 (20.34%) Relational Database
15 36 (20.34%) Computer Science
16 34 (19.21%) XML
17 32 (18.08%) NoSQL
18 31 (17.51%) OOP
19 28 (15.82%) OO
19 28 (15.82%) MySQL
19 28 (15.82%) MVC
19 28 (15.82%) TDD
19 28 (15.82%) Ajax
19 28 (15.82%) Unit Testing
20 27 (15.25%) Open Source
20 27 (15.25%) Oracle Database
20 27 (15.25%) SQL Server
21 24 (13.56%) Apache

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 24 (13.56%) Apache
2 22 (12.43%) JBoss
3 21 (11.86%) WebLogic
3 21 (11.86%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.21%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.82%) SAS
6 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.13%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.56%) MS Office
1 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.69%) GitHub
3 2 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.82%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.13%) iBeacon
3 2 (1.13%) SNA
4 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.34%) Relational Database
2 32 (18.08%) NoSQL
3 28 (15.82%) MySQL
4 27 (15.25%) Oracle Database
4 27 (15.25%) SQL Server
5 23 (12.99%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.47%) Redis
7 11 (6.21%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.21%) RDBMS
8 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.82%) Big Data
12 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.26%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.26%) HBase
13 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Subversion
2 17 (9.60%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.60%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.91%) Eclipse
3 14 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.95%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.39%) Maven
6 5 (2.82%) Babel
6 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.82%) Selenium
6 5 (2.82%) webpack
7 4 (2.26%) Ant
7 4 (2.26%) JIRA
7 4 (2.26%) JUnit
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.13%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.13%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.56%) NuGet
General
1 42 (23.73%) Finance
2 39 (22.03%) Games
3 17 (9.60%) Banking
4 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.13%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (37.29%) HTML
2 55 (31.07%) CSS
3 41 (23.16%) .NET
4 34 (19.21%) XML
5 28 (15.82%) Ajax
6 23 (12.99%) J2EE
7 21 (11.86%) Swing
8 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET
8 20 (11.30%) JSON
9 19 (10.73%) REST
10 14 (7.91%) AngularJS
11 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (6.21%) WCF
12 10 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (5.65%) Spring
12 10 (5.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (5.08%) HTML5
13 9 (5.08%) Middleware
13 9 (5.08%) Node.js
13 9 (5.08%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.78%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.65%) AS400
4 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.39%) iSeries
5 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.39%) User Experience
6 5 (2.82%) Blockchain
7 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.69%) Fintech
8 3 (1.69%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.69%) Online Games
9 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.13%) Derivative
9 2 (1.13%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.13%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.13%) Statistics
10 1 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.29%) Linux
2 11 (6.21%) Unix
3 10 (5.65%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.52%) Windows
5 7 (3.95%) Android
6 2 (1.13%) MVS
6 2 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.13%) zOS
7 1 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
3 31 (17.51%) OOP
4 28 (15.82%) MVC
4 28 (15.82%) OO
4 28 (15.82%) TDD
4 28 (15.82%) Unit Testing
5 27 (15.25%) Open Source
6 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 23 (12.99%) Mentoring
8 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.91%) Prototyping
10 14 (7.91%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (7.34%) Multithreading
12 12 (6.78%) Feasibility Study
13 11 (6.21%) Scrum
14 10 (5.65%) DevOps
14 10 (5.65%) SDLC
15 9 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.24%) Java
2 72 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 52 (29.38%) C++
4 47 (26.55%) SQL
5 39 (22.03%) C#
6 17 (9.60%) Scala
7 15 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 14 (7.91%) Python
9 13 (7.34%) C
10 10 (5.65%) Assembly Language
11 9 (5.08%) PL/SQL
11 9 (5.08%) RPG
11 9 (5.08%) RPG IV
12 8 (4.52%) PHP
13 7 (3.95%) Objective-C
13 7 (3.95%) R
14 6 (3.39%) ActionScript
14 6 (3.39%) Go
14 6 (3.39%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.21%) Docker
2 4 (2.26%) HDFS
3 2 (1.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (1.13%) RACF
3 2 (1.13%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Ansible
2 5 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.13%) Puppet
3 2 (1.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (27.12%) Oracle
2 10 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.95%) Unisys
4 5 (2.82%) Adobe
4 5 (2.82%) Perforce
5 4 (2.26%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.26%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.26%) Solace
5 4 (2.26%) Sybase
5 4 (2.26%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 3 (1.69%) jBASE
7 2 (1.13%) hybris
8 1 (0.56%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.56%) Informatica
8 1 (0.56%) Siebel
8 1 (0.56%) Splunk
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