The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank - 80 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.19%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Senior Programmer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 719 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.91% 98.90% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 538 613 781
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Programmer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) OS/400
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM