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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 422 367 395
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 13 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 28
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £37,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Oxfordshire +1 6 £75,000 -
Berkshire -20 5 £30,565 -18.49% 1
Hampshire -18 1 £36,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Android
3 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 5 (16.67%) Maven
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) JSON
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) User Experience
5 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) Android Development
5 4 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) STL
6 3 (10.00%) MySQL
6 3 (10.00%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (10.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
4 4 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) STL
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (6.67%) WebKit
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (6.67%) REST
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) Java EE
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) COM
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (3.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.67%) TDD
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
3 4 (13.33%) Android Development
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) DRM
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) PHP5
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Progress
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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