The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 414 397 390
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 37 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 41
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Programmer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 9 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Surrey -6 7 £55,000 +50.27% 1
Kent -13 6 £50,000 -
East Sussex -13 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire -16 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -3 1 £33,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (57.32%) JavaScript
2 43 (52.44%) .NET
3 33 (40.24%) CSS
4 32 (39.02%) HTML
4 32 (39.02%) jQuery
5 31 (37.80%) C#
6 29 (35.37%) OO
7 23 (28.05%) PHP
7 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
8 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
9 21 (25.61%) Java
10 19 (23.17%) SQL
10 19 (23.17%) Web Services
10 19 (23.17%) Python
11 17 (20.73%) XML
11 17 (20.73%) VB
11 17 (20.73%) MySQL
12 16 (19.51%) TDD
13 14 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
15 12 (14.63%) Degree
15 12 (14.63%) Web Development
15 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
15 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
15 12 (14.63%) MVC
15 12 (14.63%) SOA
15 12 (14.63%) VB.NET
16 11 (13.41%) Oracle
16 11 (13.41%) E-Learning

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (10.98%) SAS
2 5 (6.10%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) FileNet
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) OLAP
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.22%) UniData
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Subversion
3 6 (7.32%) Ant
4 5 (6.10%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Games
3 5 (6.10%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (52.44%) .NET
2 33 (40.24%) CSS
3 32 (39.02%) HTML
3 32 (39.02%) jQuery
4 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
5 19 (23.17%) Web Services
6 17 (20.73%) XML
7 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
8 9 (10.98%) HTML5
9 8 (9.76%) Ajax
9 8 (9.76%) Struts
10 6 (7.32%) JSF
10 6 (7.32%) EJB
10 6 (7.32%) J2EE
10 6 (7.32%) CSS3
11 5 (6.10%) WebKit
11 5 (6.10%) Symfony
11 5 (6.10%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (6.10%) SOAP
11 5 (6.10%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) E-Learning
1 11 (13.41%) Open Source
1 11 (13.41%) Learning Management System
2 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.10%) iPad
3 5 (6.10%) iPhone
3 5 (6.10%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.10%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.66%) Statistics
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Cybernetics
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) OO
2 16 (19.51%) TDD
3 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.63%) Web Development
4 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.63%) MVC
4 12 (14.63%) SOA
5 11 (13.41%) Web Application Development
6 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) Kanban
8 5 (6.10%) OOP
8 5 (6.10%) ERP
8 5 (6.10%) Data Management
8 5 (6.10%) Validation
8 5 (6.10%) Workflow
8 5 (6.10%) Process Management
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.80%) C#
3 23 (28.05%) PHP
4 21 (25.61%) Java
5 19 (23.17%) SQL
5 19 (23.17%) Python
6 17 (20.73%) VB
7 12 (14.63%) VB.NET
8 9 (10.98%) C++
8 9 (10.98%) VB6
8 9 (10.98%) PHP5
9 8 (9.76%) VBA
10 5 (6.10%) Ruby
10 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 5 (6.10%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
1 5 (6.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) Pega
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) IBM
3 5 (6.10%) Open Text
3 5 (6.10%) Metastorm
4 4 (4.88%) Zend
5 2 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (1.22%) Facebook
6 1 (1.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.22%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) Informatica
6 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
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