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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 417 414 433
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 26 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 9
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +18 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire +7 9 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £50,000 -
Surrey +8 2 £51,250 -6.81%
Hampshire 0 2 £53,750 +34.37% 1
East Sussex +28 1 £34,500 -18.82%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (54.39%) .NET
1 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (49.12%) C#
3 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
5 19 (33.33%) HTML
5 19 (33.33%) MVC
6 17 (29.82%) Finance
6 17 (29.82%) CSS
7 16 (28.07%) Web Services
7 16 (28.07%) Oracle
7 16 (28.07%) Project Management
8 15 (26.32%) SQL
8 15 (26.32%) Data Analysis
8 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (24.56%) TDD
9 14 (24.56%) Informatica
9 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (22.81%) Windows
10 13 (22.81%) WCF
11 12 (21.05%) Data Transformation
11 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
11 12 (21.05%) VB
11 12 (21.05%) WinForms
11 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 11 (19.30%) Analytics
12 11 (19.30%) Visualisation
12 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (7.02%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Moodle
4 1 (1.75%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.75%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) RTP
1 1 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.51%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) QlikView
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) NuGet
4 2 (3.51%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Xcode
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) CocoaPods
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.33%) HTML
4 17 (29.82%) CSS
5 16 (28.07%) Web Services
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (22.81%) WCF
8 12 (21.05%) WinForms
8 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
9 10 (17.54%) REST
9 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (15.79%) ODBC
10 9 (15.79%) ActiveX
11 7 (12.28%) XML
12 6 (10.53%) Backbone.js
13 5 (8.77%) JSON
13 5 (8.77%) jQuery
14 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.30%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.75%) VHDL
4 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Xbox
4 1 (1.75%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) MVC
2 16 (28.07%) Project Management
3 15 (26.32%) Data Analysis
4 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.05%) Data Transformation
6 11 (19.30%) Analytics
7 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
8 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) OO
10 4 (7.02%) ETL
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) Line Management
11 3 (5.26%) Kanban
11 3 (5.26%) MVVM
11 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.26%) OOP
11 3 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 12 (21.05%) VB
5 9 (15.79%) VB6
6 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.02%) RPG/400
7 4 (7.02%) RPG IV
7 4 (7.02%) RPG
8 3 (5.26%) Java
8 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 3 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.75%) PHP5
10 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Informatica
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) Lotus
4 4 (7.02%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Progress
6 1 (1.75%) Perforce
6 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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