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 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 219 240 221
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 37 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 15
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £36,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram 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 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
Cheshire +14 21 £52,500 +16.66%
Merseyside -14 7 £45,000 +22.95%
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (85.42%) C#
1 41 (85.42%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) SharePoint
3 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.17%) jQuery
6 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
6 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 13 (27.08%) Oracle
6 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.00%) Scrum
8 11 (22.92%) MVC
8 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
9 8 (16.67%) Android
9 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.67%) SQL
9 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.58%) Android Development
11 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.50%) Windows
12 5 (10.42%) Logistics
12 5 (10.42%) Degree
12 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.42%) PHP
13 4 (8.33%) TDD
13 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (8.33%) XAML
13 4 (8.33%) WinForms
13 4 (8.33%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) Ant
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) .NET
2 14 (29.17%) jQuery
3 13 (27.08%) CSS
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.33%) WinForms
6 4 (8.33%) HTML
6 4 (8.33%) WCF
6 4 (8.33%) WPF
6 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 3 (6.25%) XML
8 2 (4.17%) Ajax
8 2 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (4.17%) LINQ
8 2 (4.17%) JSON
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.08%) Java EE
9 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) GPGPU
4 1 (2.08%) CUDA
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Android
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.92%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Android Development
6 5 (10.42%) Logistics
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
7 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.08%) Analytics
10 1 (2.08%) 3D Visualisation
10 1 (2.08%) Web Development
10 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.08%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.08%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) PHP
5 4 (8.33%) XAML
5 4 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) XQuery
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter
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