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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
UK / England
Rank 759 690 799
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +109
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 67 216 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 199 114
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.97%

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
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +18 26 £51,250 -14.58% 2
London +15 17 £72,500 +20.83% 3
South East +28 12 £62,500 +35.13% 1
South West +18 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -14 3 £45,000 -
North West -8 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Midlands -8 1 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 74 (52.86%) Java
2 62 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 57 (40.71%) HTML
4 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (39.29%) Degree
6 49 (35.00%) CSS
7 48 (34.29%) Oracle
8 47 (33.57%) C++
9 46 (32.86%) Software Engineering
10 39 (27.86%) Computer Science
10 39 (27.86%) SQL
11 38 (27.14%) Linux
12 33 (23.57%) Relational Database
13 32 (22.86%) OOP
14 31 (22.14%) Finance
15 30 (21.43%) TDD
16 29 (20.71%) Games
17 28 (20.00%) MySQL
17 28 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 27 (19.29%) Oracle Database
19 25 (17.86%) XML
19 25 (17.86%) OO
20 24 (17.14%) E-Commerce
20 24 (17.14%) J2EE
20 24 (17.14%) Ajax
20 24 (17.14%) Open Source
21 23 (16.43%) JBoss
22 22 (15.71%) .NET
22 22 (15.71%) REST
23 21 (15.00%) WebLogic

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 23 (16.43%) JBoss
2 21 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 21 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 19 (13.57%) Apache
4 5 (3.57%) SAS
5 4 (2.86%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle ASCP
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.57%) Relational Database
2 28 (20.00%) MySQL
2 28 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 27 (19.29%) Oracle Database
4 19 (13.57%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.29%) Redis
6 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
7 9 (6.43%) RDBMS
8 8 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (4.29%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.86%) Big Data
12 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (2.14%) OpenQM
13 3 (2.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.00%) Subversion
3 12 (8.57%) Eclipse
4 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.00%) JIRA
6 6 (4.29%) Maven
6 6 (4.29%) Selenium
7 5 (3.57%) Babel
7 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.57%) webpack
8 4 (2.86%) Ant
8 4 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.86%) JUnit
8 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.43%) JMeter
10 2 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (22.14%) Finance
2 29 (20.71%) Games
3 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.43%) Banking
5 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Publishing
6 2 (1.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (40.71%) HTML
2 49 (35.00%) CSS
3 25 (17.86%) XML
4 24 (17.14%) Ajax
4 24 (17.14%) J2EE
5 22 (15.71%) .NET
5 22 (15.71%) REST
6 21 (15.00%) Swing
7 17 (12.14%) JSON
8 12 (8.57%) Spring
9 11 (7.86%) HTML5
9 11 (7.86%) JSP
10 10 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.71%) CSS3
12 8 (5.71%) WCF
12 8 (5.71%) Web Services
13 7 (5.00%) Node.js
14 6 (4.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.86%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.57%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.86%) AS400
5 4 (2.86%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.86%) User Experience
6 3 (2.14%) Derivative
6 3 (2.14%) Fintech
7 2 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.71%) Online Games
8 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.14%) Linux
2 7 (5.00%) Unix
3 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.43%) Android
4 2 (1.43%) Windows
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.86%) Software Engineering
3 32 (22.86%) OOP
4 30 (21.43%) TDD
5 25 (17.86%) OO
6 24 (17.14%) E-Commerce
6 24 (17.14%) Open Source
7 21 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (13.57%) Mentoring
8 19 (13.57%) Unit Testing
9 18 (12.86%) MVC
10 16 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (10.00%) Multithreading
12 12 (8.57%) Multithreaded Programming
13 10 (7.14%) Microservices
13 10 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (6.43%) DevOps
14 9 (6.43%) Prototyping
14 9 (6.43%) SDLC
15 8 (5.71%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) Java
2 62 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 47 (33.57%) C++
4 39 (27.86%) SQL
5 20 (14.29%) C
6 16 (11.43%) C#
7 12 (8.57%) Assembly Language
8 10 (7.14%) Python
8 10 (7.14%) Scala
8 10 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 9 (6.43%) PHP
10 7 (5.00%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.29%) Go
11 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.57%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.57%) ES6
12 5 (3.57%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.57%) R
13 4 (2.86%) Lua
13 4 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (39.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Ansible
2 5 (3.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (34.29%) Oracle
2 7 (5.00%) Unisys
3 4 (2.86%) Adobe
3 4 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 4 (2.86%) Hortonworks
3 4 (2.86%) Perforce
3 4 (2.86%) Solace
3 4 (2.86%) Sybase
3 4 (2.86%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.14%) jBASE
5 2 (1.43%) hybris
5 2 (1.43%) Splunk
6 1 (0.71%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Informatica
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.71%) Siebel
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