The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 122 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.081% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.088% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +2.94%
Senior Programmer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (77.27%) Project Management
1 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (68.18%) Data Analysis
2 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (68.18%) Informatica
3 13 (59.09%) Data Transformation
4 12 (54.55%) Analytics
4 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
5 6 (27.27%) SLA
5 6 (27.27%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) REST
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SAP Portal
6 4 (18.18%) SAP EP
6 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (18.18%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
8 2 (9.09%) SAP BI
8 2 (9.09%) UNIX
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (18.18%) SAP EP
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Ajax
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Project Management
2 15 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (68.18%) Data Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) Data Transformation
4 12 (54.55%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) RAD
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
1 15 (68.18%) Informatica
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Telerik
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