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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 40 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.37% 2.76% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.88% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £40,150 £38,650 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -22.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.67%
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
286 312 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.61% 95.71% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 268 265 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,240 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (33.33%) Unisys
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (25.00%) Mule
4 3 (25.00%) JBoss
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) WCF
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 3 (25.00%) Struts
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) LINC
3 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
3 1 (8.33%) RPG
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Unisys
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle