The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 30 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 229 236 246
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,799 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cheshire -4 4 £52,500 +66.66%
Lancashire +1 3 £40,000 +15.94%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 48 (96.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) C#
3 29 (58.00%) SharePoint
4 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.00%) jQuery
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (20.00%) MVC
11 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
12 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle
13 7 (14.00%) Scrum
13 7 (14.00%) TDD
13 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (12.00%) Android Development
14 6 (12.00%) Web Application Development
14 6 (12.00%) LINQ
14 6 (12.00%) Android
15 4 (8.00%) SQL
15 4 (8.00%) Degree
15 4 (8.00%) Logistics
15 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
16 3 (6.00%) Kanban
16 3 (6.00%) Online Marketing
16 3 (6.00%) Social Media
16 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
16 3 (6.00%) Marketing

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 29 (58.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) jQuery
3 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (12.00%) LINQ
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.00%) WCF
9 1 (2.00%) WPF
9 1 (2.00%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.00%) RESTful
9 1 (2.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) XML
9 1 (2.00%) HTML
9 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Social Media
1 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) MVC
2 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Scrum
3 7 (14.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Android Development
4 6 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.00%) Logistics
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) Kanban
6 3 (6.00%) Online Marketing
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
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