The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 563 581 574
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 50 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 75 41
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +26 9 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Mayfair - 3 £50,000 -
West Drayton -8 1 £75,000 +87.50%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 59 (45.04%) Java
2 54 (41.22%) .NET
3 49 (37.40%) C#
3 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (34.35%) Finance
5 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
6 37 (28.24%) Computer Science
7 33 (25.19%) SQL
8 31 (23.66%) HTML
8 31 (23.66%) MVC
9 28 (21.37%) TDD
9 28 (21.37%) ASP.NET
10 27 (20.61%) Banking
11 26 (19.85%) SQL Server
11 26 (19.85%) JSON
12 24 (18.32%) Android
12 24 (18.32%) CSS
12 24 (18.32%) Visual Studio
13 23 (17.56%) C++
13 23 (17.56%) OO
13 23 (17.56%) Objective-C
13 23 (17.56%) Apple iOS
14 22 (16.79%) .NET Framework
14 22 (16.79%) Hedge funds
14 22 (16.79%) Android Development
14 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (16.03%) Open Source
16 20 (15.27%) Python
17 19 (14.50%) Scrum
17 19 (14.50%) Degree

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (6.87%) CICS
2 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.87%) DB2
4 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.05%) SQLite
9 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.53%) Big Data
10 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) Visual Studio
2 15 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (10.69%) Eclipse
4 8 (6.11%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (5.34%) Xcode
6 6 (4.58%) NUnit
7 5 (3.82%) NuGet
7 5 (3.82%) Maven
8 4 (3.05%) Subversion
8 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.05%) Robolectric
9 2 (1.53%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.76%) JIRA
10 1 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.76%) Ant
10 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 45 (34.35%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Banking
3 16 (12.21%) Investment Banking
4 14 (10.69%) Front Office
5 3 (2.29%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.22%) .NET
2 31 (23.66%) HTML
3 28 (21.37%) ASP.NET
4 26 (19.85%) JSON
5 24 (18.32%) CSS
6 22 (16.79%) .NET Framework
7 18 (13.74%) Web Services
8 17 (12.98%) Ajax
8 17 (12.98%) jQuery
9 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (11.45%) XML
10 14 (10.69%) NHibernate
11 12 (9.16%) RESTful
12 10 (7.63%) HTML5
12 10 (7.63%) REST
13 8 (6.11%) DHTML
13 8 (6.11%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.58%) Entity Framework
14 6 (4.58%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (4.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.24%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.79%) Hedge funds
2 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (16.03%) Open Source
4 15 (11.45%) Social Media
5 13 (9.92%) Grid Computing
6 11 (8.40%) Mobile App
7 9 (6.87%) Mainframe
8 8 (6.11%) SWIFT
9 7 (5.34%) User Experience
9 7 (5.34%) Equities
10 6 (4.58%) Derivative
10 6 (4.58%) Mathematics
11 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
12 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
12 3 (2.29%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.32%) Android
2 23 (17.56%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.58%) UNIX
3 6 (4.58%) Windows
4 2 (1.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.66%) MVC
3 28 (21.37%) TDD
4 23 (17.56%) OO
5 22 (16.79%) Android Development
6 19 (14.50%) Scrum
7 18 (13.74%) Functional Programming
8 16 (12.21%) Mobile Development
8 16 (12.21%) iOS Development
9 15 (11.45%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
10 13 (9.92%) OOP
11 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.16%) Unit Testing
11 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
12 10 (7.63%) Kanban
13 9 (6.87%) Waterfall
13 9 (6.87%) Multithreading
14 8 (6.11%) SOA
15 7 (5.34%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.04%) Java
2 49 (37.40%) C#
3 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
4 33 (25.19%) SQL
5 23 (17.56%) C++
5 23 (17.56%) Objective-C
6 20 (15.27%) Python
7 9 (6.87%) COBOL
7 9 (6.87%) PHP
8 5 (3.82%) Apple Swift
8 5 (3.82%) Haskell
8 5 (3.82%) Scala
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) PhD
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) CDISC
1 1 (0.76%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Google
4 6 (4.58%) Appcelerator
5 4 (3.05%) Tableau
6 3 (2.29%) Splunk
7 2 (1.53%) Sybase
7 2 (1.53%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.53%) Facebook
8 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.76%) Capita
8 1 (0.76%) Vertica
8 1 (0.76%) Cognos
8 1 (0.76%) Apple
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago