The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank - 232 226
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.052% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.054% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) Yii
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Zend