The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 241 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.082% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5867 5536 5209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.24% 96.85% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4606 4614 4404
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire 0 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Senior Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) RPG
2 6 (37.50%) EDI
2 6 (37.50%) Digital Media
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) People Management
2 6 (37.50%) Virtual Team
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 3 (18.75%) Symfony
5 3 (18.75%) Games
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) EDI
2 4 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Symfony
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (37.50%) Digital Media
1 6 (37.50%) Virtual Team
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) People Management
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) RPG
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Scala
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
West Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 (neg) per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 23 days ago