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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 425 421 408
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 30 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 19
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,286 £40,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +8.12%
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
20384 22383 21365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16383 17917 17650
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 £64,000 £60,000 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Berkshire -1 11 £49,000 +12.00%
Surrey +12 8 £59,250 +7.72% 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire +2 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (45.45%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) C#
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) MVC
6 11 (25.00%) HTML
7 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.73%) JSON
8 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.45%) SQL
8 9 (20.45%) CSS
8 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (20.45%) Project Management
8 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (18.18%) Informatica
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (18.18%) TDD
10 7 (15.91%) Java
10 7 (15.91%) XML
11 6 (13.64%) Windows
11 6 (13.64%) VB
11 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
11 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.64%) Data Transformation
12 5 (11.36%) Analytics
12 5 (11.36%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 4 (9.09%) OpenEdge
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) SAP BW
4 2 (4.55%) SAP BI
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (4.55%) Xcode
4 2 (4.55%) NuGet
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) CocoaPods
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
4 10 (22.73%) JSON
5 9 (20.45%) CSS
6 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.91%) XML
8 5 (11.36%) WCF
8 5 (11.36%) WinForms
8 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
8 5 (11.36%) REST
8 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (6.82%) Ajax
10 3 (6.82%) ODBC
10 3 (6.82%) ActiveX
10 3 (6.82%) XHTML
10 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Xbox
5 1 (2.27%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) MVC
2 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
2 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 8 (18.18%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) Data Transformation
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 4 (9.09%) ETL
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) Android Development
6 4 (9.09%) Line Management
6 4 (9.09%) Build Automation
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Kanban
7 3 (6.82%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) C#
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) VB
6 5 (11.36%) C++
7 4 (9.09%) RPG
7 4 (9.09%) Progress 4GL
7 4 (9.09%) RPG/400
7 4 (9.09%) RPG IV
8 3 (6.82%) VB6
8 3 (6.82%) VBA
8 3 (6.82%) Python
9 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
1 8 (18.18%) Informatica
2 4 (9.09%) Lotus
2 4 (9.09%) EPiServer
2 4 (9.09%) Progress
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Perforce
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Aon
Salary: Competitive
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