The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 146 147 154
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.091% 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.042% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Senior Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
St Albans - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
3 2 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Ant

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RavenDB
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) CQRS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) BMC