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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 765 819 746
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 122 123 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 117 111 210
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +40 43 £55,000 - 1
South East +39 33 £55,000 +12.24% 2
East of England +42 24 £55,000 +15.78% 1
North West +23 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +8 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South West +10 2 £52,500 +11.70%
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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.

1 119 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (42.80%) JavaScript
3 104 (40.47%) HTML
4 101 (39.30%) Software Engineering
5 96 (37.35%) Java
5 96 (37.35%) SQL
6 87 (33.85%) .NET
6 87 (33.85%) C#
7 80 (31.13%) SQL Server
7 80 (31.13%) Degree
8 77 (29.96%) CSS
9 71 (27.63%) TDD
10 70 (27.24%) OO
11 60 (23.35%) Computer Science
12 59 (22.96%) MVC
13 51 (19.84%) ASP.NET
13 51 (19.84%) C++
14 47 (18.29%) Oracle
15 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
16 44 (17.12%) Finance
17 42 (16.34%) Python
17 42 (16.34%) WCF
18 41 (15.95%) JBoss
19 40 (15.56%) Ajax
20 39 (15.18%) OOP
21 35 (13.62%) Unix
21 35 (13.62%) Oracle Database
22 34 (13.23%) Relational Database
22 34 (13.23%) Games
22 34 (13.23%) Scrum

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 41 (15.95%) JBoss
2 26 (10.12%) WebLogic
2 26 (10.12%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.89%) Apache Spark
5 8 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.95%) CMS
6 5 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.56%) Orchard CMS
8 3 (1.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.39%) Apache
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Jetty
9 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 17 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.06%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Temenos Globus
2 2 (0.78%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.00%) Internet
2 13 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.89%) Network Security
4 2 (0.78%) Extranet
4 2 (0.78%) FTP
4 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) Intranet
4 2 (0.78%) NAS
4 2 (0.78%) SAN
4 2 (0.78%) SMTP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.13%) SQL Server
2 35 (13.62%) Oracle Database
3 34 (13.23%) Relational Database
4 32 (12.45%) NoSQL
5 18 (7.00%) Event Store
5 18 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 12 (4.67%) MySQL
9 11 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.72%) Big Data
11 7 (2.72%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (9.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.95%) Subversion
3 17 (6.61%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.23%) Cucumber
4 16 (6.23%) JUnit
5 10 (3.89%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.50%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.33%) JIRA
8 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.56%) Selenium
9 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.17%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.78%) Bower
11 2 (0.78%) Grunt
11 2 (0.78%) Moq
11 2 (0.78%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
General
1 44 (17.12%) Finance
2 34 (13.23%) Games
3 17 (6.61%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.84%) Marketing
5 13 (5.06%) Banking
6 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.17%) Front Office
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (40.47%) HTML
2 87 (33.85%) .NET
3 77 (29.96%) CSS
4 51 (19.84%) ASP.NET
5 42 (16.34%) WCF
6 40 (15.56%) Ajax
7 32 (12.45%) WPF
8 31 (12.06%) J2EE
9 30 (11.67%) Spring
10 26 (10.12%) jQuery
10 26 (10.12%) Web Services
11 25 (9.73%) Swing
12 23 (8.95%) HTML5
13 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (7.39%) .NET Framework
14 19 (7.39%) Hibernate
14 19 (7.39%) WinForms
14 19 (7.39%) XHTML
15 18 (7.00%) ActiveMQ
15 18 (7.00%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.35%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.34%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.61%) User Experience
5 14 (5.45%) Internet of Things
5 14 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 13 (5.06%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.28%) Data Integration
8 9 (3.50%) AS400
8 9 (3.50%) BYOD
8 9 (3.50%) Visualisation
9 8 (3.11%) Digital Media
9 8 (3.11%) iSeries
10 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.72%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.95%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.95%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (1.17%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.17%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.62%) Unix
2 32 (12.45%) Windows
3 21 (8.17%) Linux
4 19 (7.39%) Android
5 18 (7.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.30%) Software Engineering
3 71 (27.63%) TDD
4 70 (27.24%) OO
5 59 (22.96%) MVC
6 39 (15.18%) OOP
7 34 (13.23%) Scrum
8 32 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.67%) Open Source
10 25 (9.73%) BDD
10 25 (9.73%) E-Commerce
11 24 (9.34%) Kanban
11 24 (9.34%) Unit Testing
12 22 (8.56%) Multithreading
13 16 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (6.23%) Project Management
14 15 (5.84%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (5.45%) High Availability
16 13 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (5.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 110 (42.80%) JavaScript
2 96 (37.35%) Java
2 96 (37.35%) SQL
3 87 (33.85%) C#
4 51 (19.84%) C++
5 42 (16.34%) Python
6 23 (8.95%) PL/SQL
7 20 (7.78%) Perl
8 18 (7.00%) F#
9 17 (6.61%) C
10 15 (5.84%) Objective-C
10 15 (5.84%) RPG
11 13 (5.06%) Groovy
11 13 (5.06%) Ruby
11 13 (5.06%) VB.NET
12 11 (4.28%) Tcl
13 9 (3.50%) PHP
13 9 (3.50%) RPG IV
13 9 (3.50%) Scala
14 7 (2.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (31.13%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) MCITP
2 2 (0.78%) MCSE
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.39%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.72%) Docker
2 5 (1.95%) HDFS
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) WMI
2 3 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.17%) Puppet
2 3 (1.17%) Salt
3 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) Kibana
4 1 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 47 (18.29%) Oracle
2 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.28%) Apple
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe
5 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.78%) jBASE
5 2 (0.78%) Perforce
5 2 (0.78%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.78%) Temenos
6 1 (0.39%) TOWER Software
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