The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 205 204 221
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 18 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.12% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5870 4981 5340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4317 4719
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
England

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Somerset - 13 £35,000 -
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
Dorset -4 2 £42,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (91.67%) C#
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 23 (63.89%) SQL
5 12 (33.33%) MVC
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) HTML
7 6 (16.67%) OOP
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (13.89%) MS Office
9 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.56%) CSS
10 2 (5.56%) Banking
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.56%) HTML5
11 1 (2.78%) Yii
11 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (2.78%) Subversion
11 1 (2.78%) Symfony
11 1 (2.78%) Zend
11 1 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.78%) PHP5
11 1 (2.78%) jQuery
11 1 (2.78%) Ext JS
11 1 (2.78%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.78%) Xdebug
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) Yii
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.78%) Symfony
6 1 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (16.67%) OOP
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.78%) OO
4 1 (2.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP5
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle