The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank - 90 80
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.50% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.51% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Median salary - £30,565 £38,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.18%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Senior Programmer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1121 1169 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.59% 96.93% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1015 940
Median salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the South Wales region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Senior Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Guidewire
2 4 (66.67%) Billing
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) iSeries
3 2 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 2 (33.33%) RPG IV

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Billing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) Struts
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
2 2 (33.33%) RPG IV
2 2 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Guidewire