The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 708 615 730
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +115
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 155 252 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 137 211 105
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £69,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -10 81 £56,500 -5.83% 9
South East -38 21 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Yorkshire -1 19 £45,000 +14.64% 2
East of England -18 16 £52,500 +5.00% 7
West Midlands -23 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North West -26 6 £38,750 -13.88% 1
South West -16 3 £51,250 +28.12% 2
East Midlands +24 2 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 106 (40.00%) Java
2 100 (37.74%) .NET
3 93 (35.09%) C#
4 87 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (29.06%) Finance
6 74 (27.92%) MVC
7 73 (27.55%) SQL
8 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET
9 65 (24.53%) JavaScript
10 64 (24.15%) C++
11 60 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 50 (18.87%) HTML
13 48 (18.11%) CSS
13 48 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (17.36%) Android
14 46 (17.36%) Objective-C
15 45 (16.98%) Apple iOS
16 44 (16.60%) Mentoring
17 42 (15.85%) TDD
17 42 (15.85%) XML
18 38 (14.34%) jQuery
19 37 (13.96%) Computer Science
20 36 (13.58%) Software Engineering
21 35 (13.21%) Web Services
22 33 (12.45%) Games
22 33 (12.45%) JSON
22 33 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
23 31 (11.70%) Hedge funds
23 31 (11.70%) Banking
23 31 (11.70%) Visual Studio

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.64%) JBoss
3 6 (2.26%) CICS
4 4 (1.51%) SAS
4 4 (1.51%) OpenEdge
4 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.13%) Mule
5 3 (1.13%) IIS
6 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.75%) CMS
6 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.75%) Node.js
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.38%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.75%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.38%) Mingle
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.64%) Heroku
2 6 (2.26%) SaaS
2 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) HTTP
2 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.13%) LAN
3 3 (1.13%) WAN
3 3 (1.13%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.53%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.77%) MySQL
4 10 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.40%) DB2
6 8 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.26%) SQLite
9 5 (1.89%) Big Data
10 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.13%) Adabas
11 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (11.70%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.68%) Eclipse
3 17 (6.42%) Xcode
4 16 (6.04%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.91%) Maven
6 12 (4.53%) Subversion
7 10 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (1.89%) NuGet
9 5 (1.89%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.89%) NUnit
9 5 (1.89%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.51%) MSTest
10 4 (1.51%) JIRA
10 4 (1.51%) Ant
10 4 (1.51%) Robolectric
11 3 (1.13%) WebStorm
11 3 (1.13%) JUnit
11 3 (1.13%) PowerBuilder
General
1 77 (29.06%) Finance
2 33 (12.45%) Games
3 31 (11.70%) Banking
4 16 (6.04%) Investment Banking
5 15 (5.66%) Front Office
6 10 (3.77%) Retail
7 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.89%) Advertising
8 3 (1.13%) Law
8 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.75%) Back Office
9 2 (0.75%) Marketing
9 2 (0.75%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (37.74%) .NET
2 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET
3 50 (18.87%) HTML
4 48 (18.11%) CSS
4 48 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (15.85%) XML
6 38 (14.34%) jQuery
7 35 (13.21%) Web Services
8 33 (12.45%) JSON
9 22 (8.30%) .NET Framework
10 21 (7.92%) Ajax
11 19 (7.17%) HTML5
12 17 (6.42%) WCF
13 14 (5.28%) Spring
14 13 (4.91%) REST
15 12 (4.53%) RESTful
16 11 (4.15%) AngularJS
16 11 (4.15%) Hibernate
17 10 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 9 (3.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.96%) Computer Science
2 33 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (11.70%) Hedge funds
4 22 (8.30%) Mobile App
5 20 (7.55%) Equities
6 19 (7.17%) Derivative
6 19 (7.17%) Open Source
7 17 (6.42%) User Experience
8 13 (4.91%) Social Media
9 12 (4.53%) Grid Computing
10 7 (2.64%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.26%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.89%) iPhone
12 5 (1.89%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.51%) Fixed Income
14 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
15 1 (0.38%) Xbox
15 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.36%) Android
2 45 (16.98%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.79%) Linux
4 17 (6.42%) UNIX
5 11 (4.15%) Windows
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.92%) MVC
3 44 (16.60%) Mentoring
4 42 (15.85%) TDD
5 36 (13.58%) Software Engineering
6 28 (10.57%) OO
6 28 (10.57%) Android Development
7 26 (9.81%) Unit Testing
8 23 (8.68%) iOS Development
8 23 (8.68%) Scrum
9 21 (7.92%) Electronic Trading
10 18 (6.79%) Functional Programming
11 17 (6.42%) Business Analysis
11 17 (6.42%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.04%) OOP
12 16 (6.04%) Multithreading
13 10 (3.77%) Waterfall
13 10 (3.77%) SOA
13 10 (3.77%) Project Management
14 9 (3.40%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (40.00%) Java
2 93 (35.09%) C#
3 73 (27.55%) SQL
4 65 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 64 (24.15%) C++
6 46 (17.36%) Objective-C
7 27 (10.19%) Python
8 17 (6.42%) PHP
9 12 (4.53%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.77%) COBOL
11 7 (2.64%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.26%) Haskell
12 6 (2.26%) Scala
13 5 (1.89%) VC++
13 5 (1.89%) VB
14 4 (1.51%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.51%) Progress 4GL
15 3 (1.13%) XAML
15 3 (1.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Degree
2 6 (2.26%) PhD
3 4 (1.51%) VCP4
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.38%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.38%) MCTS
5 1 (0.38%) MCSD
5 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.26%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) CDISC
3 1 (0.38%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 30 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.94%) Oracle
3 8 (3.02%) Google
4 6 (2.26%) Sybase
5 5 (1.89%) Twitter
6 4 (1.51%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.51%) Progress
6 4 (1.51%) IBM
7 3 (1.13%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.75%) Facebook
8 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.75%) Apple
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
8 2 (0.75%) Cognos
8 2 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Sun
9 1 (0.38%) HP
9 1 (0.38%) BMC
9 1 (0.38%) Informatica
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