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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 589 525 555
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 53 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 83 82
Average salary £58,250 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.30% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £88,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.67%
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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 -17 12 £60,000 -14.28% 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 21 August 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 57 (43.85%) Oracle
2 56 (43.08%) SQL
3 48 (36.92%) Java
4 47 (36.15%) Linux
5 39 (30.00%) HTML
6 38 (29.23%) CSS
6 38 (29.23%) Software Engineering
7 35 (26.92%) XML
8 33 (25.38%) UNIX
8 33 (25.38%) OO
9 32 (24.62%) Web Services
9 32 (24.62%) Ajax
10 31 (23.85%) C#
10 31 (23.85%) Multithreading
11 29 (22.31%) TDD
12 28 (21.54%) .NET
13 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
13 27 (20.77%) MySQL
13 27 (20.77%) Finance
14 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
15 23 (17.69%) PHP
15 23 (17.69%) E-Commerce
16 22 (16.92%) MVC
16 22 (16.92%) jQuery
17 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (16.15%) JSON
18 20 (15.38%) Eclipse
18 20 (15.38%) Degree
19 19 (14.62%) Ant
19 19 (14.62%) SOAP

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.46%) Apache
3 8 (6.15%) Jetty
3 8 (6.15%) Confluence
4 7 (5.38%) Facebook Platform
4 7 (5.38%) WordPress
4 7 (5.38%) nginx
4 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.85%) Node.js
6 3 (2.31%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.77%) Drupal
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (5.38%) Google Analytics
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Internet
2 8 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.31%) Intranet
4 1 (0.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.77%) MySQL
2 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.77%) Oracle Database
4 13 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.62%) Big Data
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 19 (14.62%) Ant
3 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.15%) VisualVM
4 8 (6.15%) SoapUI
4 8 (6.15%) FishEye
4 8 (6.15%) IntelliJ
5 7 (5.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.85%) JUnit
6 5 (3.85%) WebStorm
7 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.08%) Xcode
7 4 (3.08%) Maven
7 4 (3.08%) Selenium
8 3 (2.31%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.31%) NUnit
8 3 (2.31%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Games
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Front Office
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.54%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.54%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.00%) HTML
2 38 (29.23%) CSS
3 35 (26.92%) XML
4 32 (24.62%) Web Services
4 32 (24.62%) Ajax
5 28 (21.54%) .NET
6 22 (16.92%) jQuery
7 21 (16.15%) JSON
8 19 (14.62%) SOAP
9 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
9 16 (12.31%) REST
10 13 (10.00%) WCF
10 13 (10.00%) XSL
10 13 (10.00%) JDBC
11 12 (9.23%) WPF
12 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (8.46%) HTML5
13 10 (7.69%) Spring
13 10 (7.69%) Middleware
14 9 (6.92%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Client/Server
2 15 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.62%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.08%) Social Network
5 4 (3.08%) Equities
5 4 (3.08%) Derivative
5 4 (3.08%) Social Media
6 3 (2.31%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.31%) New Media
7 2 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.54%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.77%) DTV
8 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.77%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.77%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (36.15%) Linux
2 33 (25.38%) UNIX
3 15 (11.54%) Windows
4 13 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.15%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.85%) Android
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.77%) Solaris
8 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.23%) Software Engineering
2 33 (25.38%) OO
3 31 (23.85%) Multithreading
4 29 (22.31%) TDD
5 23 (17.69%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.92%) MVC
7 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (14.62%) SOA
9 16 (12.31%) OOP
10 13 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 13 (10.00%) System Testing
11 12 (9.23%) Scrum
12 11 (8.46%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.46%) UML
12 11 (8.46%) Analytics
13 10 (7.69%) iOS Development
13 10 (7.69%) Data Analysis
14 8 (6.15%) Performance Testing
15 7 (5.38%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (5.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.08%) SQL
2 48 (36.92%) Java
3 31 (23.85%) C#
4 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.69%) PHP
6 18 (13.85%) Shell Script
7 17 (13.08%) Python
8 13 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 12 (9.23%) PL/SQL
9 12 (9.23%) C++
10 11 (8.46%) PHP5
11 8 (6.15%) Objective-C
12 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
13 6 (4.62%) VBA
14 5 (3.85%) Perl
15 4 (3.08%) Smalltalk
15 4 (3.08%) Lisp
16 3 (2.31%) Ruby
17 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 2 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.77%) ACF2
2 1 (0.77%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (43.85%) Oracle
2 16 (12.31%) JBoss
2 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.77%) Google
4 13 (10.00%) Zend
5 12 (9.23%) TIBCO
6 8 (6.15%) IBM
6 8 (6.15%) Perforce
6 8 (6.15%) Atlassian
6 8 (6.15%) Facebook
7 7 (5.38%) Talend
7 7 (5.38%) webMethods
8 1 (0.77%) Cognos
8 1 (0.77%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago