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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 128 149 143
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +6.93%
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
1799 2356 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.42% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1699
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) SOA
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Apache CXF
5 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 4 (33.33%) MySQL

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Android Studio
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 6 (50.00%) Apache CXF
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Android SDK
6 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) WinForms
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Sencha
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
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