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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 588 544 626
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 22 127 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.29% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.30% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 22 93 41
Median salary £80,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.57%
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
35846 42011 43917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.79% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31060 35769 36543
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Java
3 26 (40.00%) C#
3 26 (40.00%) SQL
4 22 (33.85%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
6 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 19 (29.23%) TDD
8 18 (27.69%) HTML
9 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
10 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 15 (23.08%) Finance
11 13 (20.00%) CSS
11 13 (20.00%) Scala
12 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
12 12 (18.46%) OO
13 11 (16.92%) Games
13 11 (16.92%) Windows
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle
13 11 (16.92%) WCF
13 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
14 10 (15.38%) Degree
14 10 (15.38%) Unix
14 10 (15.38%) WinForms
15 9 (13.85%) Linux
15 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
15 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
15 9 (13.85%) Android

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 9 (13.85%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.15%) SAS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.54%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
2 1 (1.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
3 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
5 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
6 8 (12.31%) Event Store
7 5 (7.69%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.69%) HBase
8 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (6.15%) MySQL
8 4 (6.15%) OLAP
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (4.62%) Big Data
9 3 (4.62%) Impala
9 3 (4.62%) SQLite
10 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
1 6 (9.23%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.54%) GitLab
6 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.54%) JUnit
6 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) Selenium
6 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Games
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 18 (27.69%) HTML
3 13 (20.00%) CSS
4 11 (16.92%) WCF
5 10 (15.38%) WinForms
6 8 (12.31%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (12.31%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (12.31%) WPF
7 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.23%) jQuery
9 5 (7.69%) JSON
9 5 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (7.69%) Web Services
9 5 (7.69%) XML
10 4 (6.15%) Backbone.js
10 4 (6.15%) HTML5
10 4 (6.15%) React
10 4 (6.15%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.15%) AS400
2 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.08%) Online Games
4 2 (3.08%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Unix
3 9 (13.85%) Android
3 9 (13.85%) Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
3 19 (29.23%) TDD
4 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.46%) OO
6 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (12.31%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (12.31%) ETL
8 7 (10.77%) DevOps
8 7 (10.77%) Line Management
8 7 (10.77%) MVC
8 7 (10.77%) OOP
9 6 (9.23%) Android Development
9 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
10 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
11 4 (6.15%) Analytics
11 4 (6.15%) Machine Learning
11 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Java
2 26 (40.00%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.00%) Scala
5 8 (12.31%) F#
6 7 (10.77%) Python
7 6 (9.23%) R
8 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.15%) C++
9 4 (6.15%) Haskell
9 4 (6.15%) OCaml
9 4 (6.15%) RPG
9 4 (6.15%) RPG IV
10 2 (3.08%) Apple Swift
10 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) Go
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
11 1 (1.54%) PHP
11 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) Cloudera
3 4 (6.15%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.08%) Solace
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) hybris
5 1 (1.54%) Splunk
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + a generous bonus
Posted: 12 days ago