The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 261 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.044% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.047% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 27
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £31,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £42,300 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7087 6412 6868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.47% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5970 5501 5910
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (20.00%) Social Media
7 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) LINQ
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) COBOL
9 1 (6.67%) DB2
9 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) LINQ
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
University of Liverpool
Salary: £32,277- £37,394 pa
Posted: 3 days ago