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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 406 452 400
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 42 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.072% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.074% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 31
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,565 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Hampshire +20 12 £43,500 +19.17% 1
West Sussex - 9 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -4 8 £40,000 -46.66%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire 0 5 £55,000 +79.94% 3
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 52 (51.49%) SQL
2 42 (41.58%) Oracle
3 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 35 (34.65%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (33.66%) Oracle Database
6 33 (32.67%) PL/SQL
7 31 (30.69%) ETL
8 30 (29.70%) Oracle EBS
8 30 (29.70%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (29.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 30 (29.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 29 (28.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (28.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 29 (28.71%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (28.71%) Oracle ODI
10 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (26.73%) HTML
12 26 (25.74%) CSS
13 25 (24.75%) Java
13 25 (24.75%) Defect Management
14 24 (23.76%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (20.79%) Computer Science
16 20 (19.80%) Degree
17 18 (17.82%) REST
17 18 (17.82%) .NET
18 17 (16.83%) C++
18 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
19 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
19 16 (15.84%) Finance
19 16 (15.84%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (7.92%) SAP EP
1 8 (7.92%) SAP Portal
2 4 (3.96%) Moodle
2 4 (3.96%) Node.js
2 4 (3.96%) Totara
3 3 (2.97%) Apache
3 3 (2.97%) Resin
3 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (29.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) NAS
1 3 (2.97%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) Extranet
2 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) Oracle Database
2 30 (29.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 29 (28.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 29 (28.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (28.71%) Oracle ODI
4 24 (23.76%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
6 13 (12.87%) MySQL
7 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.98%) OLAP
11 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.99%) QlikView
12 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.96%) Android Studio
3 4 (3.96%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.99%) Bower
5 1 (0.99%) Grunt
5 1 (0.99%) Moq
5 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Games
3 4 (3.96%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 27 (26.73%) HTML
3 26 (25.74%) CSS
4 18 (17.82%) .NET
4 18 (17.82%) REST
5 16 (15.84%) Ajax
6 15 (14.85%) Web Services
7 12 (11.88%) jQuery
8 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
9 10 (9.90%) WCF
10 9 (8.91%) WPF
11 8 (7.92%) JSON
11 8 (7.92%) Spring
12 7 (6.93%) HTML5
13 6 (5.94%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.94%) Backbone.js
13 6 (5.94%) CSS3
13 6 (5.94%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.94%) Ext JS
13 6 (5.94%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (20.79%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.87%) Mathematics
4 11 (10.89%) Xbox
5 10 (9.90%) Data Integration
6 8 (7.92%) Physics
7 6 (5.94%) PlayStation
8 4 (3.96%) e-Learning
8 4 (3.96%) Learning Management System
8 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.97%) Clustering
10 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Android
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (30.69%) ETL
3 30 (29.70%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.75%) Defect Management
6 15 (14.85%) OO
7 14 (13.86%) MVC
7 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.90%) Scrum
9 8 (7.92%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (7.92%) TDD
9 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.93%) BDD
10 7 (6.93%) Project Management
11 6 (5.94%) API Design
11 6 (5.94%) API Development
11 6 (5.94%) SDLC
12 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) SQL
2 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 33 (32.67%) PL/SQL
4 25 (24.75%) Java
5 17 (16.83%) C++
6 15 (14.85%) C#
7 8 (7.92%) R
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
9 4 (3.96%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.97%) C
10 3 (2.97%) Python
10 3 (2.97%) VB
11 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.98%) VBA
11 2 (1.98%) X++
12 1 (0.99%) Perl
12 1 (0.99%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) MCITP
3 3 (2.97%) MCSE
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 42 (41.58%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.92%) SAP
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
5 4 (3.96%) Sencha
6 3 (2.97%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.98%) Informatica
8 1 (0.99%) Planview
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