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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 554 553 633
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 108 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 38
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 £47,500 £47,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 29 £57,500 +15.00% 3
West Drayton - 2 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £67,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (42.44%) C#
2 84 (40.98%) Java
3 74 (36.10%) .NET
4 56 (27.32%) Finance
5 55 (26.83%) OO
6 54 (26.34%) JavaScript
7 47 (22.93%) Oracle
8 45 (21.95%) CSS
9 44 (21.46%) HTML
9 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
9 44 (21.46%) Software Engineering
10 43 (20.98%) SQL Server
11 42 (20.49%) TDD
11 42 (20.49%) WCF
12 41 (20.00%) MVC
12 41 (20.00%) SQL
13 39 (19.02%) Degree
14 36 (17.56%) Scrum
14 36 (17.56%) Banking
15 34 (16.59%) Linux
16 32 (15.61%) OOP
17 31 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (14.15%) C++
19 28 (13.66%) Web Services
20 27 (13.17%) PHP
20 27 (13.17%) Games
20 27 (13.17%) Computer Science
21 26 (12.68%) UNIX
22 25 (12.20%) Python
22 25 (12.20%) Internet

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.93%) MQSeries
2 6 (2.93%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.95%) SAS
3 4 (1.95%) Apache
4 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.98%) Confluence
5 2 (0.98%) Jetty
5 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.98%) CMS
5 2 (0.98%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.49%) nginx
6 1 (0.49%) WordPress
6 1 (0.49%) Drupal
6 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Photoshop
1 10 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.98%) RMDS
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.20%) Internet
2 4 (1.95%) Extranet
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.27%) MySQL
3 15 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.83%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.83%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.88%) Big Data
7 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.95%) DB2
11 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) Eclipse
2 13 (6.34%) Ant
3 12 (5.85%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.88%) Mercurial
4 10 (4.88%) WebStorm
5 9 (4.39%) NUnit
6 7 (3.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.44%) JIRA
7 5 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.44%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.44%) Moq
8 3 (1.46%) Maven
8 3 (1.46%) Subversion
8 3 (1.46%) Selenium
8 3 (1.46%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.98%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (27.32%) Finance
2 36 (17.56%) Banking
3 27 (13.17%) Games
4 22 (10.73%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.37%) Front Office
6 6 (2.93%) Electronics
7 5 (2.44%) Advertising
8 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.95%) Marketing
9 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.46%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.98%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.98%) Retail
11 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (36.10%) .NET
2 45 (21.95%) CSS
3 44 (21.46%) HTML
3 44 (21.46%) ASP.NET
4 42 (20.49%) WCF
5 28 (13.66%) Web Services
6 23 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (11.22%) WPF
7 21 (10.24%) XML
8 20 (9.76%) jQuery
8 20 (9.76%) Ajax
9 17 (8.29%) Spring
9 17 (8.29%) Symfony
9 17 (8.29%) HTML5
10 15 (7.32%) Hibernate
10 15 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 15 (7.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (5.85%) REST
12 11 (5.37%) J2EE
13 10 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.17%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.29%) Client/Server
3 15 (7.32%) Social Network
3 15 (7.32%) Social Media
4 14 (6.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.85%) Derivative
6 10 (4.88%) Equities
7 8 (3.90%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.93%) Open Source
8 6 (2.93%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.93%) New Media
8 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.93%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.44%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.95%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.59%) Linux
2 26 (12.68%) UNIX
3 24 (11.71%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.83%) Windows
5 10 (4.88%) Android
6 3 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.83%) OO
2 44 (21.46%) Software Engineering
3 42 (20.49%) TDD
4 41 (20.00%) MVC
5 36 (17.56%) Scrum
6 32 (15.61%) OOP
7 31 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (11.22%) Multithreading
9 21 (10.24%) iOS Development
10 16 (7.80%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.83%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.83%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.34%) System Testing
13 12 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (5.85%) Investment Management
14 10 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (4.39%) Analytics
16 8 (3.90%) SOA
16 8 (3.90%) Business Analysis
16 8 (3.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.44%) C#
2 84 (40.98%) Java
3 54 (26.34%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.00%) SQL
5 29 (14.15%) C++
6 27 (13.17%) PHP
7 25 (12.20%) Python
8 14 (6.83%) Objective-C
9 11 (5.37%) C
10 10 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.90%) VBA
12 6 (2.93%) PHP5
12 6 (2.93%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.93%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.44%) PowerHouse
14 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.46%) Ruby
15 3 (1.46%) VB
15 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (19.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.34%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) Basel III
2 2 (0.98%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) RACF
1 3 (1.46%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) YUM
Vendors
1 47 (22.93%) Oracle
2 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.78%) Google
4 16 (7.80%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.37%) IBM
5 11 (5.37%) Zend
6 8 (3.90%) Facebook
6 8 (3.90%) Sybase
6 8 (3.90%) JBoss
7 7 (3.41%) Perforce
8 6 (2.93%) Telerik
9 5 (2.44%) webMethods
9 5 (2.44%) Talend
9 5 (2.44%) hybris
10 3 (1.46%) Apple
11 2 (0.98%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.98%) Informatica
11 2 (0.98%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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