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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank - 87 76
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.11% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +3.65%
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
711 894 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.93% 97.17% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 588 756 604
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM