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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 422 421 405
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 17 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.056% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.059% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 34
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -18.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £36,350 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £45,750 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
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
20745 20387 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 94.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16439 16811 18207
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £62,500
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 October 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 30 October 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
Surrey -9 6 £53,750 +47.26%
Hampshire - 5 £47,750 -
Berkshire +7 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £40,000 -1.84%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 24 (51.06%) .NET
3 23 (48.94%) HTML
4 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
6 18 (38.30%) C#
7 16 (34.04%) SQL
7 16 (34.04%) jQuery
8 15 (31.91%) MVC
9 14 (29.79%) HTML5
10 13 (27.66%) Ajax
11 12 (25.53%) CSS3
11 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
11 12 (25.53%) XML
11 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
12 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
12 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (21.28%) Web Services
13 10 (21.28%) Oracle
14 9 (19.15%) PHP
14 9 (19.15%) C++
14 9 (19.15%) Java
14 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
15 8 (17.02%) SOAP
15 8 (17.02%) TDD
15 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
15 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (17.02%) Web Development
15 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (8.51%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.26%) WordPress
4 1 (2.13%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) MS Access
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) NUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) HTML
3 22 (46.81%) CSS
4 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
5 16 (34.04%) jQuery
6 14 (29.79%) HTML5
7 13 (27.66%) Ajax
8 12 (25.53%) XML
8 12 (25.53%) CSS3
9 10 (21.28%) Web Services
10 8 (17.02%) SOAP
10 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.77%) WCF
12 5 (10.64%) Spring
12 5 (10.64%) JSON
13 4 (8.51%) OpenMP
13 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.64%) User Experience
4 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.13%) Animation
7 1 (2.13%) Physics
7 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) UNIX
1 3 (6.38%) Android
1 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) webOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Solaris
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) MVC
2 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.02%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.02%) Web Development
6 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) MVVM
8 5 (10.64%) OO
9 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Content Management
9 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.51%) Coaching
9 4 (8.51%) Image Processing
10 3 (6.38%) SEO
11 2 (4.26%) SOA
11 2 (4.26%) Project Management
11 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) C++
4 9 (19.15%) Java
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.51%) VB6
6 4 (8.51%) VB
7 3 (6.38%) PHP5
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Sencha
4 3 (6.38%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Zend
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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