The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 98 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.089% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1031 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.86% 96.81% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 948 880 687
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
South East

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £52,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Programmer
South East

Senior Programmer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 5 (83.33%) FileNet
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Metastorm
2 5 (83.33%) Open Text
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Pega
2 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) OLAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (83.33%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Metastorm
1 5 (83.33%) Open Text
1 5 (83.33%) Pega