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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 724 703 696
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 147 188 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 168 133
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,730 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,200 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
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 £26,750 £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 29 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 29 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 +32 72 £57,500 -4.16% 8
East of England +17 34 £42,500 -18.26% 5
South East +13 26 £49,000 -10.90% 4
Yorkshire -11 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -11 2 £36,500 -21.08% 2
West Midlands -17 2 £50,000 -
South West -29 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 111 (38.95%) .NET
2 102 (35.79%) SQL
3 101 (35.44%) JavaScript
4 99 (34.74%) C#
5 90 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (29.82%) HTML
7 80 (28.07%) SQL Server
8 78 (27.37%) Java
9 77 (27.02%) Finance
10 76 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 64 (22.46%) ASP.NET
11 64 (22.46%) MVC
12 60 (21.05%) CSS
13 50 (17.54%) Degree
14 45 (15.79%) TDD
15 44 (15.44%) Computer Science
16 43 (15.09%) .NET Framework
17 42 (14.74%) C++
17 42 (14.74%) OO
18 41 (14.39%) Web Services
18 41 (14.39%) Apple iOS
19 39 (13.68%) XML
19 39 (13.68%) Scrum
20 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
20 38 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (12.98%) Python
22 34 (11.93%) Visual Studio
22 34 (11.93%) WCF
22 34 (11.93%) iOS Development
23 32 (11.23%) Windows

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 15 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.81%) JBoss
3 7 (2.46%) Node.js
4 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.40%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.40%) IIS
6 4 (1.40%) CICS
6 4 (1.40%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.05%) Captiva
7 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.05%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) SAS
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
8 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.70%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.70%) SPSS
2 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
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 8 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.46%) HTTP
2 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.75%) Internet
3 3 (1.05%) iBeacon
4 2 (0.70%) ATM
4 2 (0.70%) VoIP
5 1 (0.35%) RTP
5 1 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (4.56%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (3.86%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.16%) SQLite
9 9 (3.16%) MySQL
10 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.11%) DB2
12 4 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.05%) QlikView
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (11.93%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.26%) Xcode
4 13 (4.56%) Eclipse
5 11 (3.86%) NUnit
6 10 (3.51%) NuGet
7 8 (2.81%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.81%) JIRA
8 6 (2.11%) Subversion
8 6 (2.11%) Hudson
8 6 (2.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.40%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.05%) Moq
10 3 (1.05%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.05%) Selenium
10 3 (1.05%) MSTest
11 2 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 77 (27.02%) Finance
2 31 (10.88%) Banking
3 17 (5.96%) Games
3 17 (5.96%) Front Office
4 16 (5.61%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.81%) Marketing
5 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.05%) Back Office
6 3 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (38.95%) .NET
2 85 (29.82%) HTML
3 64 (22.46%) ASP.NET
4 60 (21.05%) CSS
5 43 (15.09%) .NET Framework
6 41 (14.39%) Web Services
7 39 (13.68%) XML
8 38 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (11.93%) WCF
10 27 (9.47%) jQuery
11 25 (8.77%) HTML5
11 25 (8.77%) JSON
12 24 (8.42%) Entity Framework
12 24 (8.42%) REST
13 22 (7.72%) NHibernate
14 20 (7.02%) WinForms
14 20 (7.02%) Spring
15 17 (5.96%) Backbone.js
15 17 (5.96%) AngularJS
16 15 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 76 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (15.44%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.96%) Visualisation
3 17 (5.96%) Hedge funds
4 16 (5.61%) Social Media
5 14 (4.91%) Grid Computing
6 13 (4.56%) User Experience
7 11 (3.86%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.86%) Mathematics
8 10 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 10 (3.51%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.81%) iPhone
10 7 (2.46%) Xbox
10 7 (2.46%) Mainframe
11 6 (2.11%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.40%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.40%) Physics
14 3 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.39%) Apple iOS
2 32 (11.23%) Windows
3 30 (10.53%) Android
4 23 (8.07%) Linux
5 10 (3.51%) UNIX
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (22.46%) MVC
3 45 (15.79%) TDD
4 42 (14.74%) OO
5 39 (13.68%) Scrum
6 34 (11.93%) iOS Development
7 27 (9.47%) SDLC
7 27 (9.47%) Software Engineering
8 24 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (8.42%) Mentoring
9 23 (8.07%) Open Source
9 23 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (7.72%) Android Development
11 21 (7.37%) Mobile Development
11 21 (7.37%) OOP
11 21 (7.37%) Unit Testing
12 20 (7.02%) E-Commerce
13 18 (6.32%) SOA
14 17 (5.96%) Project Management
14 17 (5.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 102 (35.79%) SQL
2 101 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 99 (34.74%) C#
4 78 (27.37%) Java
5 42 (14.74%) C++
6 37 (12.98%) Python
7 31 (10.88%) Objective-C
8 24 (8.42%) T-SQL
9 20 (7.02%) VB
10 13 (4.56%) PHP
10 13 (4.56%) VB6
11 12 (4.21%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.16%) VBA
13 8 (2.81%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.81%) Perl
14 6 (2.11%) COBOL
14 6 (2.11%) C
14 6 (2.11%) VBScript
15 5 (1.75%) Ruby
16 4 (1.40%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 50 (17.54%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.35%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.35%) CFA
3 1 (0.35%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.81%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) StatsD
2 1 (0.35%) logstash
2 1 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.82%) Oracle
3 16 (5.61%) Informatica
4 11 (3.86%) Google
5 8 (2.81%) Unisys
6 7 (2.46%) Perforce
7 6 (2.11%) Appcelerator
8 5 (1.75%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.40%) Facebook
9 4 (1.40%) Tableau
9 4 (1.40%) Lotus
9 4 (1.40%) Apple
10 3 (1.05%) webMethods
10 3 (1.05%) Sybase
10 3 (1.05%) Kofax
10 3 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.05%) Splunk
11 2 (0.70%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.70%) SAP
11 2 (0.70%) Adobe
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Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Prudential
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.0 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 100k + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 43k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 per year
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TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
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PS Computer
Posted: 9 days ago
London
ORC International
Posted: 14 days ago
London
ORC International
Posted: 14 days ago
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