The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 30 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 99 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.59% 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £30,565 £31,331 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,799 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1231 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1092 838
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Wales +4 8 £30,565 -3.85%
Senior Programmer
UK

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
1 24 (88.89%) Banking
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
1 24 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) J2EE
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) XML
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) RPG
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) Struts
4 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
4 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
4 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
4 8 (29.63%) Billing
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
4 8 (29.63%) RPG IV
4 8 (29.63%) Guidewire
5 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.81%) Rational Application Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.81%) JPA
5 4 (14.81%) RPG/400
5 4 (14.81%) JSF
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
1 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
1 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (14.81%) JMeter
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
1 24 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
1 16 (59.26%) HTML
1 16 (59.26%) J2EE
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
1 16 (59.26%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 8 (29.63%) Struts
2 8 (29.63%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) JPA
3 4 (14.81%) JSF
3 4 (14.81%) Java EE
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
3 4 (14.81%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (14.81%) JSP
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Web Development
2 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
2 4 (14.81%) ETL
2 4 (14.81%) RAD
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) OOP
3 3 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) RPG
3 8 (29.63%) RPG IV
4 4 (14.81%) RPG/400
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) IBM
1 8 (29.63%) Guidewire