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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 419 431 433
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 29 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.10% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,250 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
19393 21403 20552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 94.87% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16061 16839 16945
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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
Berkshire +15 10 £49,000 +17.36% 1
Hampshire +25 7 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 5 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Surrey +9 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (47.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (39.34%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) C#
4 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
5 20 (32.79%) Oracle
5 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
5 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (29.51%) SQL
7 16 (26.23%) HTML
7 16 (26.23%) CSS
7 16 (26.23%) Project Management
8 15 (24.59%) Finance
8 15 (24.59%) TDD
8 15 (24.59%) Data Analysis
9 14 (22.95%) MVC
9 14 (22.95%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (22.95%) Informatica
10 13 (21.31%) REST
11 12 (19.67%) Data Transformation
11 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (19.67%) Web Services
12 11 (18.03%) Windows
12 11 (18.03%) VB
12 11 (18.03%) WCF
12 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
12 11 (18.03%) Analytics
13 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
13 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.92%) SAP EP
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Portal
2 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) RTP
1 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.28%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.64%) QlikView
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) NuGet
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
3 16 (26.23%) CSS
3 16 (26.23%) HTML
4 13 (21.31%) REST
5 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (19.67%) Web Services
6 11 (18.03%) WCF
7 10 (16.39%) WinForms
7 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
7 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (14.75%) ODBC
8 9 (14.75%) ActiveX
9 6 (9.84%) JSON
9 6 (9.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (8.20%) Backbone.js
11 4 (6.56%) Marionette.js
11 4 (6.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (47.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.56%) Xbox
4 3 (4.92%) PlayStation
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.64%) VHDL
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (26.23%) Project Management
3 15 (24.59%) TDD
3 15 (24.59%) Data Analysis
4 14 (22.95%) MVC
5 12 (19.67%) Data Transformation
6 11 (18.03%) Analytics
7 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.75%) ETL
9 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.56%) OO
11 3 (4.92%) Line Management
11 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
12 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.28%) System Testing
12 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.28%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) C#
2 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 11 (18.03%) VB
5 9 (14.75%) VB6
6 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.56%) C++
8 4 (6.56%) Java
9 3 (4.92%) RPG
9 3 (4.92%) RPG/400
9 3 (4.92%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.64%) PHP5
10 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.64%) VBA
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Informatica
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) SAP
5 3 (4.92%) Lotus
6 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.64%) Perforce
7 1 (1.64%) Telerik
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £41,404 to £54,685 per annum (depending on skills and experience)
Posted: 15 days ago