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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank - 222 231
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.073% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.076% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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
5753 5265 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.90% 95.57% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 4457 4892
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
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 27 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) JDeveloper
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle