The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 421 420 416
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 19 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.028% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.030% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 29
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Berkshire +6 5 £38,500 -12.00% 1
Hampshire - 5 £47,750 -
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire +7 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey +1 2 £59,250 +31.66%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) .NET
3 24 (41.38%) CSS
4 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
5 20 (34.48%) jQuery
6 19 (32.76%) C#
7 17 (29.31%) MVC
8 16 (27.59%) SQL
8 16 (27.59%) HTML5
9 15 (25.86%) CSS3
9 15 (25.86%) PHP
10 14 (24.14%) XML
10 14 (24.14%) Ajax
11 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
11 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
12 12 (20.69%) Java
12 12 (20.69%) Oracle
12 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
12 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (18.97%) Web Development
14 10 (17.24%) TDD
14 10 (17.24%) SOAP
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
14 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
14 10 (17.24%) Degree
14 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
14 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (8.62%) SAS
1 5 (8.62%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.72%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.72%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
1 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
1 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) MS Access
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) NUnit
2 4 (6.90%) Subversion
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) HTML
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) CSS
3 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
4 20 (34.48%) jQuery
5 16 (27.59%) HTML5
6 15 (25.86%) CSS3
7 14 (24.14%) Ajax
7 14 (24.14%) XML
8 10 (17.24%) Web Services
8 10 (17.24%) SOAP
8 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (13.79%) WCF
10 6 (10.34%) Spring
11 5 (8.62%) JSON
11 5 (8.62%) Struts
11 5 (8.62%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
4 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Animation
6 1 (1.72%) Cybernetics
6 1 (1.72%) Physics
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Android
1 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) MVC
2 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.97%) Web Development
4 10 (17.24%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.52%) OO
5 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.79%) MVVM
6 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.90%) Image Processing
8 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Content Management
8 4 (6.90%) Coaching
9 3 (5.17%) SEO
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.45%) OOP
10 2 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
2 19 (32.76%) C#
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 15 (25.86%) PHP
5 12 (20.69%) Java
6 9 (15.52%) C++
7 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.34%) VB
8 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.62%) VB6
10 4 (6.90%) Ruby
10 4 (6.90%) PHP5
10 4 (6.90%) Python
10 4 (6.90%) Perl
11 2 (3.45%) VBA
12 1 (1.72%) Groovy
12 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Sencha
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe
5 2 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) Facebook
6 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Zend
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
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