The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 36 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.22% 1.97% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 2.05% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £38,650 £41,075 £38,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% +6.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Programmer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 292 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.32% 95.74% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 251 261 287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Peterborough

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (66.67%) UML
2 8 (66.67%) Unisys
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (8.33%) HTML

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (8.33%) JPA
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) JSF
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) UML
1 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Unisys
2 1 (8.33%) IBM