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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
UK / England
Rank 765 725 770
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 75 189 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 172 133
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £67,500 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +20 27 £52,500 -4.54% 2
London +10 14 £70,000 +7.69% 3
South East +43 11 £62,500 +31.57%
South West +25 11 £50,000 +33.33%
North West -18 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +19 5 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 82 (56.16%) Java
2 68 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (42.47%) JavaScript
3 62 (42.47%) HTML
4 53 (36.30%) Degree
5 52 (35.62%) Oracle
6 51 (34.93%) CSS
7 47 (32.19%) Software Engineering
8 42 (28.77%) SQL
9 41 (28.08%) Computer Science
10 40 (27.40%) C++
11 34 (23.29%) Linux
12 33 (22.60%) OOP
13 31 (21.23%) Finance
13 31 (21.23%) TDD
14 30 (20.55%) E-Commerce
15 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
15 29 (19.86%) Relational Database
16 28 (19.18%) OO
17 27 (18.49%) MySQL
18 25 (17.12%) J2EE
19 24 (16.44%) JBoss
19 24 (16.44%) Ajax
20 23 (15.75%) Oracle Database
21 22 (15.07%) Open Source
21 22 (15.07%) NoSQL
21 22 (15.07%) Swing
21 22 (15.07%) .NET
21 22 (15.07%) MVC
22 21 (14.38%) Games

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 (16.44%) JBoss
2 21 (14.38%) WebLogic
2 21 (14.38%) WebSphere
3 18 (12.33%) Apache
4 9 (6.16%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.05%) SAS
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.37%) CICS
7 2 (1.37%) Confluence
7 2 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Kentico
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Internet
2 4 (2.74%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.86%) Relational Database
2 27 (18.49%) MySQL
3 23 (15.75%) Oracle Database
4 22 (15.07%) NoSQL
5 16 (10.96%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.85%) Redis
6 10 (6.85%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (4.79%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.11%) DB2
10 5 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (3.42%) Blockchain
11 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.05%) Big Data
12 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.05%) OpenQM
12 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.90%) Subversion
3 12 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.22%) Maven
4 11 (7.53%) Selenium
5 10 (6.85%) Ant
5 10 (6.85%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.16%) Eclipse
6 9 (6.16%) JIRA
6 9 (6.16%) JUnit
7 7 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.11%) Gradle
9 5 (3.42%) Babel
9 5 (3.42%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.42%) JMeter
9 5 (3.42%) Liquibase
9 5 (3.42%) Mockito
9 5 (3.42%) Robot Framework
9 5 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.42%) webpack
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Games
3 7 (4.79%) Marketing
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Publishing
6 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (42.47%) HTML
2 51 (34.93%) CSS
3 25 (17.12%) J2EE
4 24 (16.44%) Ajax
5 22 (15.07%) .NET
5 22 (15.07%) Swing
6 21 (14.38%) REST
7 19 (13.01%) Spring
8 15 (10.27%) JSP
8 15 (10.27%) XML
9 12 (8.22%) Hibernate
10 11 (7.53%) HTML5
10 11 (7.53%) Web Services
11 9 (6.16%) .NET Framework
11 9 (6.16%) JSON
12 8 (5.48%) JPA
12 8 (5.48%) WCF
13 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.79%) CSS3
13 7 (4.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) AS400
3 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.11%) iSeries
4 5 (3.42%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.42%) User Experience
5 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.74%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.05%) Derivative
7 2 (1.37%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.29%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Unix
3 4 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.37%) Windows
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.19%) Software Engineering
3 33 (22.60%) OOP
4 31 (21.23%) TDD
5 30 (20.55%) E-Commerce
6 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
7 28 (19.18%) OO
8 22 (15.07%) MVC
8 22 (15.07%) Open Source
9 19 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.01%) SDLC
10 15 (10.27%) Multithreading
11 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.22%) Mathematics
11 12 (8.22%) Multithreaded Programming
11 12 (8.22%) Scrum
11 12 (8.22%) Waterfall
12 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.85%) Microservices
13 10 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.16%) Java
2 62 (42.47%) JavaScript
3 42 (28.77%) SQL
4 40 (27.40%) C++
5 21 (14.38%) C
6 16 (10.96%) C#
7 12 (8.22%) Assembly Language
8 9 (6.16%) Python
9 8 (5.48%) PHP
9 8 (5.48%) RPG
9 8 (5.48%) Scala
9 8 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.11%) Go
12 5 (3.42%) ES6
13 4 (2.74%) Perl
14 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.37%) COBOL
15 2 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (36.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) HL7
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.05%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (35.62%) Oracle
2 7 (4.79%) IBM
2 7 (4.79%) Unisys
3 5 (3.42%) Solace
3 5 (3.42%) Sybase
3 5 (3.42%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.74%) Retek
5 3 (2.05%) jBASE
6 2 (1.37%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.37%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.37%) hybris
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.37%) Splunk
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
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