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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 405 403 423
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 33 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 9
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,473 £40,000 £36,280
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +25 13 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +2 10 £49,000 +8.88% 2
Surrey +10 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire -2 2 £48,750 +21.87%
East Sussex +6 1 £34,500 -13.75%
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (54.72%) .NET
2 24 (45.28%) C#
3 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
3 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 17 (32.08%) HTML
5 17 (32.08%) Web Services
5 17 (32.08%) MVC
6 16 (30.19%) TDD
6 16 (30.19%) Finance
7 15 (28.30%) CSS
8 13 (24.53%) SQL
8 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.75%) Windows
9 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (18.87%) Informatica
10 10 (18.87%) Project Management
10 10 (18.87%) VB
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle
10 10 (18.87%) WinForms
10 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
10 10 (18.87%) JSON
10 10 (18.87%) WCF
10 10 (18.87%) Entity Framework
11 9 (16.98%) REST
11 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.55%) IBM Notes
1 4 (7.55%) OpenEdge
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) Moodle
4 1 (1.89%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.77%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.77%) SAP BI
6 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) QlikView
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.55%) Maven
3 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) NuGet
5 2 (3.77%) Xcode
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (3.77%) CocoaPods
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
3 17 (32.08%) HTML
3 17 (32.08%) Web Services
4 15 (28.30%) CSS
5 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (18.87%) WinForms
6 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
6 10 (18.87%) JSON
6 10 (18.87%) WCF
6 10 (18.87%) Entity Framework
7 9 (16.98%) REST
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (13.21%) ODBC
8 7 (13.21%) ActiveX
8 7 (13.21%) XML
9 5 (9.43%) jQuery
10 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
10 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.89%) Xbox
5 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) MVC
2 16 (30.19%) TDD
3 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.87%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Data Transformation
7 7 (13.21%) Analytics
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) ETL
9 4 (7.55%) Kanban
9 4 (7.55%) Line Management
9 4 (7.55%) Android Development
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Build Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.66%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) C#
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) VB
5 7 (13.21%) Java
5 7 (13.21%) VB6
6 4 (7.55%) RPG
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Progress 4GL
6 4 (7.55%) RPG/400
6 4 (7.55%) RPG IV
7 3 (5.66%) VBA
7 3 (5.66%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Informatica
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Lotus
3 4 (7.55%) Progress
3 4 (7.55%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) Perforce
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