The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
England / London
Rank 552 579 569
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 14 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 59 74
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
31513 39500 40079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 96.14% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26665 34066 33827
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Senior Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (33.33%) Microservices
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (26.67%) Scala
7 8 (26.67%) Open Source
8 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (23.33%) Node.js
8 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (23.33%) Docker
9 6 (20.00%) DevOps
9 6 (20.00%) Go
9 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) PHP
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (20.00%) Spring
9 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (16.67%) Blockchain
5 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (13.33%) MySQL
7 3 (10.00%) Big Data
7 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Babel
1 5 (16.67%) webpack
2 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.67%) GitLab
2 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) Node.js
3 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) HTML5
3 6 (20.00%) Spring
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) Kafka
4 5 (16.67%) React
4 5 (16.67%) Redux
4 5 (16.67%) Rendezvous
4 5 (16.67%) REST
5 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
7 2 (6.67%) FpML
7 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) J2SE
7 2 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) AS400
1 2 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Games
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) Microservices
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Open Source
5 6 (20.00%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Kanban
6 5 (16.67%) OOP
6 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
7 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) Scala
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) Go
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) ES6
6 4 (13.33%) Python
7 3 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (6.67%) R
8 2 (6.67%) RPG
8 2 (6.67%) RPG IV
9 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
9 1 (3.33%) C
9 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Solace
2 5 (16.67%) Sybase
2 5 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.67%) Hortonworks
3 2 (6.67%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) hybris
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
ColinDale, North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago