The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 240 253 267
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.045% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.046% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5934 6480 7095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.34% 96.93% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4973 5374 5719
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the North West region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester -5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 North West region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) RPG
2 10 (76.92%) RPG IV
2 10 (76.92%) AS400
2 10 (76.92%) iSeries
3 2 (15.38%) ISPF
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (15.38%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) SNA
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
3 2 (15.38%) zOS
3 2 (15.38%) MVS
3 2 (15.38%) RACF
3 2 (15.38%) JCL
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SNA
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ISPF
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) AS400
1 10 (76.92%) iSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) MVS
1 2 (15.38%) zOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) RPG
1 10 (76.92%) RPG IV
2 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
2 2 (15.38%) JCL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (15.38%) RACF
1 2 (15.38%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM