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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
England / London
Rank 554 560 574
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 17 79 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 73 62
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £72,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.97%

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
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 £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +16 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 27 (79.41%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) NoSQL
4 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 11 (32.35%) TDD
6 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) Scala
7 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 10 (29.41%) Docker
7 10 (29.41%) Microservices
8 9 (26.47%) DevOps
8 9 (26.47%) RDBMS
8 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 8 (23.53%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (20.59%) Node.js
10 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (20.59%) Open Source
10 7 (20.59%) .NET
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 6 (17.65%) PHP
11 6 (17.65%) OOP
11 6 (17.65%) MySQL
11 6 (17.65%) Python
11 6 (17.65%) Spring
11 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
11 6 (17.65%) MongoDB

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 (14.71%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.76%) SAS
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 9 (26.47%) RDBMS
4 8 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
5 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (17.65%) MySQL
6 5 (14.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.82%) Big Data
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
10 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.94%) Event Store
10 1 (2.94%) HBase
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Babel
1 5 (14.71%) webpack
2 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (5.88%) GitLab
2 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) Node.js
3 6 (17.65%) Kafka
3 6 (17.65%) Spring
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) React
4 5 (14.71%) Redux
4 5 (14.71%) REST
4 5 (14.71%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (11.76%) Rendezvous
6 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (8.82%) J2EE
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (5.88%) CSS3
7 2 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
7 2 (5.88%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blockchain
2 3 (8.82%) AS400
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Microservices
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) DevOps
6 7 (20.59%) Open Source
7 6 (17.65%) OOP
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Kanban
8 5 (14.71%) Line Management
8 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
8 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.76%) ETL
9 4 (11.76%) Machine Learning
10 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
10 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) SOA
11 2 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Scala
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Go
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) ES6
6 4 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) R
7 3 (8.82%) RPG
7 3 (8.82%) RPG IV
8 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) F#
9 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Cloudera
2 4 (11.76%) Hortonworks
2 4 (11.76%) Solace
2 4 (11.76%) Sybase
2 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
South East London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago