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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 407 421 406
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 22 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.037% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.039% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 33
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £43,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.67%
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
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Berkshire 0 6 £41,750 -1.76%
Surrey +3 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £46,250 -2.63%
Hampshire -3 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +9 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Kent -1 1 £52,500 +23.52%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
2 28 (46.67%) HTML
3 26 (43.33%) CSS
4 25 (41.67%) .NET
5 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (35.00%) jQuery
6 19 (31.67%) C#
6 19 (31.67%) MVC
7 18 (30.00%) HTML5
8 17 (28.33%) PHP
9 15 (25.00%) SQL
9 15 (25.00%) CSS3
10 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 14 (23.33%) Ajax
11 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
11 13 (21.67%) XML
12 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.00%) TDD
12 12 (20.00%) Web Development
13 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
13 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
13 11 (18.33%) Java
14 10 (16.67%) Web Services
14 10 (16.67%) OO
14 10 (16.67%) Degree
14 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
15 9 (15.00%) SOAP
15 9 (15.00%) C++
15 9 (15.00%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (11.67%) SAS
1 7 (11.67%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) WordPress
3 1 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
1 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) MS Access
6 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) NUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) HTML
2 26 (43.33%) CSS
3 25 (41.67%) .NET
4 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (35.00%) jQuery
5 18 (30.00%) HTML5
6 15 (25.00%) CSS3
7 14 (23.33%) Ajax
8 13 (21.67%) XML
9 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
10 10 (16.67%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (15.00%) SOAP
12 8 (13.33%) WCF
12 8 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (11.67%) Spring
14 6 (10.00%) Struts
14 6 (10.00%) Struts2
15 5 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.00%) Statistics
3 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Physics
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) W3C
4 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.67%) Animation
4 1 (1.67%) Cybernetics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Android
2 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) MVC
2 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (20.00%) Web Development
3 12 (20.00%) TDD
4 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (16.67%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.33%) MVVM
7 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.67%) Image Processing
10 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.67%) Content Management
10 4 (6.67%) Project Management
10 4 (6.67%) OOP
11 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (3.33%) Data Management
12 2 (3.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.67%) C#
3 17 (28.33%) PHP
4 15 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (18.33%) Java
6 9 (15.00%) C++
7 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 7 (11.67%) VB
8 7 (11.67%) Python
9 6 (10.00%) VB6
9 6 (10.00%) Ruby
9 6 (10.00%) PHP5
9 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 6 (10.00%) Perl
10 2 (3.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Sencha
4 3 (5.00%) Zend
5 2 (3.33%) Twitter
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Informatica
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Facebook
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