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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 752 686 732
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 126 215 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 113 195 104
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average 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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +3 56 £55,000 - 6
South East +2 26 £49,000 -10.90% 4
East of England +16 23 £47,500 +7.95% 5
Yorkshire -7 10 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -13 4 £55,000 +18.91%
East Midlands -16 3 £36,500 -23.15% 2
North West -20 3 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -25 2 £47,000 +34.28% 1
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 113 (39.79%) .NET
2 107 (37.68%) C#
3 98 (34.51%) JavaScript
4 90 (31.69%) Java
5 88 (30.99%) SQL
6 86 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (29.23%) HTML
8 81 (28.52%) Finance
9 71 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 69 (24.30%) MVC
11 65 (22.89%) ASP.NET
11 65 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
12 60 (21.13%) CSS
13 50 (17.61%) TDD
14 47 (16.55%) Computer Science
15 44 (15.49%) Web Services
16 43 (15.14%) OO
16 43 (15.14%) .NET Framework
17 42 (14.79%) C++
18 41 (14.44%) Degree
19 40 (14.08%) Visual Studio
20 38 (13.38%) Banking
20 38 (13.38%) Scrum
21 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (13.03%) Android
21 37 (13.03%) Microsoft
22 36 (12.68%) XML
22 36 (12.68%) Python
23 32 (11.27%) Android Development
23 32 (11.27%) Apple iOS

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (5.63%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.17%) JBoss
3 8 (2.82%) CICS
4 6 (2.11%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.76%) CMS
5 5 (1.76%) Node.js
6 4 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.41%) OpenEdge
6 4 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.41%) IIS
7 3 (1.06%) SAS
7 3 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
8 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.35%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 11 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) SPSS
3 1 (0.35%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.06%) Heroku
3 3 (1.06%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.11%) HTTP
2 3 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) LAN
3 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (2.82%) DB2
9 8 (2.82%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.46%) SQLite
10 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.46%) MySQL
11 4 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (14.08%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (7.75%) Eclipse
4 15 (5.28%) NUnit
5 12 (4.23%) Xcode
5 12 (4.23%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.52%) NuGet
7 9 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.82%) Subversion
9 7 (2.46%) Maven
9 7 (2.46%) JIRA
10 6 (2.11%) MSTest
10 6 (2.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.76%) Hudson
11 5 (1.76%) Android Studio
12 4 (1.41%) Robolectric
13 3 (1.06%) Moq
13 3 (1.06%) ReSharper
13 3 (1.06%) Selenium
14 2 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
General
1 81 (28.52%) Finance
2 38 (13.38%) Banking
3 20 (7.04%) Games
4 18 (6.34%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.63%) Front Office
6 8 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.46%) Marketing
8 4 (1.41%) Retail
9 3 (1.06%) Back Office
10 2 (0.70%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (39.79%) .NET
2 83 (29.23%) HTML
3 65 (22.89%) ASP.NET
4 60 (21.13%) CSS
5 44 (15.49%) Web Services
6 43 (15.14%) .NET Framework
7 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (12.68%) XML
9 31 (10.92%) JSON
9 31 (10.92%) WCF
10 30 (10.56%) jQuery
11 23 (8.10%) Entity Framework
12 22 (7.75%) Spring
13 21 (7.39%) HTML5
13 21 (7.39%) REST
13 21 (7.39%) NHibernate
14 20 (7.04%) Ajax
15 19 (6.69%) WinForms
15 19 (6.69%) AngularJS
16 15 (5.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (16.55%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.69%) Hedge funds
4 17 (5.99%) Social Media
5 16 (5.63%) Visualisation
5 16 (5.63%) User Experience
6 15 (5.28%) Grid Computing
7 12 (4.23%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.17%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.82%) Mainframe
9 8 (2.82%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.76%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.76%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.76%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.41%) Xbox
11 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.41%) iPhone
12 3 (1.06%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.03%) Android
2 32 (11.27%) Apple iOS
3 26 (9.15%) Windows
4 20 (7.04%) Linux
5 10 (3.52%) UNIX
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (24.30%) MVC
3 50 (17.61%) TDD
4 43 (15.14%) OO
5 38 (13.38%) Scrum
6 32 (11.27%) Android Development
7 30 (10.56%) Software Engineering
8 28 (9.86%) Mentoring
9 26 (9.15%) E-Commerce
10 25 (8.80%) iOS Development
11 24 (8.45%) Unit Testing
11 24 (8.45%) Open Source
12 22 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (7.75%) SDLC
13 21 (7.39%) Mobile Development
13 21 (7.39%) OOP
14 18 (6.34%) SOA
15 17 (5.99%) Project Management
15 17 (5.99%) Functional Programming
16 16 (5.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (37.68%) C#
2 98 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 90 (31.69%) Java
4 88 (30.99%) SQL
5 42 (14.79%) C++
6 36 (12.68%) Python
7 29 (10.21%) Objective-C
8 18 (6.34%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.28%) VB
10 14 (4.93%) PHP
11 12 (4.23%) VB6
12 10 (3.52%) COBOL
13 8 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.82%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.11%) Perl
15 5 (1.76%) VBA
15 5 (1.76%) XAML
16 4 (1.41%) RPG/400
16 4 (1.41%) RPG IV
16 4 (1.41%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 41 (14.44%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) PhD
2 4 (1.41%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
4 1 (0.35%) MCSE
4 1 (0.35%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCTS
4 1 (0.35%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) CDISC
2 1 (0.35%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.35%) StatsD
2 1 (0.35%) logstash
2 1 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.86%) Oracle
3 16 (5.63%) Informatica
4 11 (3.87%) Google
5 6 (2.11%) EPiServer
5 6 (2.11%) Perforce
5 6 (2.11%) Appcelerator
6 4 (1.41%) Facebook
6 4 (1.41%) Tableau
6 4 (1.41%) Progress
6 4 (1.41%) Unisys
6 4 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.41%) Lotus
7 3 (1.06%) Splunk
8 2 (0.70%) Minitab
8 2 (0.70%) Apple
8 2 (0.70%) SAP
8 2 (0.70%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.35%) Twitter
9 1 (0.35%) Vertica
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