The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 29 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 202 195 198
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 7 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.31% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.32% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +24.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5091 5260 4665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.72% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4259 4417 4052
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 West Midlands

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Solihull - 2 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham -4 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Staffordshire -5 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Hudson
7 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (15.38%) Facebook
7 2 (15.38%) XPath
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (15.38%) Sass
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSD
4 2 (15.38%) XSL
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Delphi
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
Staffordshire
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