The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 581 532 546
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 66 86 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 78 96
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44849 41381 48880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.46% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37712 34656 42600
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in London

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the London 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
City of London -8 19 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Clapham - 6 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 6 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 65 (37.36%) Oracle
2 60 (34.48%) Java
3 59 (33.91%) SQL
4 57 (32.76%) C#
5 52 (29.89%) .NET
6 48 (27.59%) Linux
7 47 (27.01%) Software Engineering
8 46 (26.44%) HTML
9 45 (25.86%) CSS
10 43 (24.71%) OO
11 39 (22.41%) SQL Server
12 38 (21.84%) TDD
13 37 (21.26%) MVC
14 36 (20.69%) Finance
14 36 (20.69%) UNIX
15 35 (20.11%) Multithreading
16 34 (19.54%) XML
17 33 (18.97%) Ajax
17 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
18 31 (17.82%) MySQL
18 31 (17.82%) Web Services
19 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
20 28 (16.09%) WCF
21 27 (15.52%) jQuery
21 27 (15.52%) PHP
22 26 (14.94%) E-Commerce
23 25 (14.37%) Microsoft
23 25 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
24 23 (13.22%) Banking
24 23 (13.22%) WPF

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 16 (9.20%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.32%) Apache
3 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.60%) Jetty
4 8 (4.60%) Confluence
5 7 (4.02%) WordPress
5 7 (4.02%) nginx
5 7 (4.02%) Facebook Platform
6 6 (3.45%) Node.js
7 3 (1.72%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.72%) SAS
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.15%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.02%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (4.02%) Google Analytics
1 7 (4.02%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.20%) Internet
2 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) Extranet
4 1 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.82%) MySQL
3 17 (9.77%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.62%) Oracle Database
5 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
6 13 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.87%) Big Data
9 5 (2.87%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.15%) DB2
13 1 (0.57%) OLAP
13 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Ant
2 18 (10.34%) Eclipse
3 9 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.60%) FishEye
4 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
4 8 (4.60%) VisualVM
4 8 (4.60%) IntelliJ
4 8 (4.60%) NUnit
5 7 (4.02%) Maven
5 7 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (2.87%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.87%) JUnit
6 5 (2.87%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.87%) Moq
6 5 (2.87%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.30%) WebStorm
7 4 (2.30%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.30%) Selenium
General
1 36 (20.69%) Finance
2 23 (13.22%) Banking
3 20 (11.49%) Investment Banking
4 14 (8.05%) Games
5 5 (2.87%) Marketing
6 4 (2.30%) Advertising
7 3 (1.72%) Front Office
8 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.15%) Retail
8 2 (1.15%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.15%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.89%) .NET
2 46 (26.44%) HTML
3 45 (25.86%) CSS
4 34 (19.54%) XML
5 33 (18.97%) Ajax
6 31 (17.82%) Web Services
7 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
8 28 (16.09%) WCF
9 27 (15.52%) jQuery
10 23 (13.22%) WPF
11 20 (11.49%) JSON
12 19 (10.92%) SOAP
12 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (8.62%) REST
13 15 (8.62%) Spring
14 13 (7.47%) XSL
14 13 (7.47%) JDBC
15 12 (6.90%) Symfony
16 11 (6.32%) HTML5
17 10 (5.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.92%) Client/Server
2 17 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.05%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.32%) Social Media
4 11 (6.32%) Social Network
5 9 (5.17%) Equities
5 9 (5.17%) Derivative
6 8 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.45%) Fixed Income
7 6 (3.45%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.87%) Open Source
8 5 (2.87%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.72%) New Media
10 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.15%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.59%) Linux
2 36 (20.69%) UNIX
3 20 (11.49%) Apple iOS
4 18 (10.34%) Windows
5 10 (5.75%) Android
6 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.01%) Software Engineering
2 43 (24.71%) OO
3 38 (21.84%) TDD
4 37 (21.26%) MVC
5 35 (20.11%) Multithreading
6 26 (14.94%) E-Commerce
7 25 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (13.22%) Scrum
8 23 (13.22%) OOP
9 19 (10.92%) SOA
10 17 (9.77%) iOS Development
11 16 (9.20%) Data Modelling
12 14 (8.05%) System Testing
13 11 (6.32%) UML
14 10 (5.75%) Business Analysis
14 10 (5.75%) Analytics
15 9 (5.17%) Data Analysis
16 8 (4.60%) Performance Testing
17 7 (4.02%) Investment Management
17 7 (4.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.48%) Java
2 59 (33.91%) SQL
3 57 (32.76%) C#
4 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
5 27 (15.52%) PHP
6 20 (11.49%) Python
7 19 (10.92%) C++
8 17 (9.77%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.47%) Bash Shell
10 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
11 11 (6.32%) PHP5
12 10 (5.75%) Objective-C
13 8 (4.60%) T-SQL
14 7 (4.02%) VBA
15 6 (3.45%) C
16 5 (2.87%) Perl
17 4 (2.30%) Smalltalk
17 4 (2.30%) Lisp
18 3 (1.72%) Ruby
18 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.57%) ACF2
2 1 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 65 (37.36%) Oracle
2 25 (14.37%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.49%) Google
4 17 (9.77%) Zend
5 16 (9.20%) TIBCO
5 16 (9.20%) JBoss
6 10 (5.75%) Perforce
7 8 (4.60%) IBM
7 8 (4.60%) Atlassian
7 8 (4.60%) Facebook
8 7 (4.02%) Talend
8 7 (4.02%) webMethods
9 3 (1.72%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.15%) Sybase
10 2 (1.15%) Informatica
11 1 (0.57%) Cognos
11 1 (0.57%) SAP
11 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.57%) hybris
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