The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 56 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.21% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,585
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.48%
Senior Programmer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 364 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.65% 97.59% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 397 333 346
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Leicester

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ExpressJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe