The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 241 233 221
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 16 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -16 8 £45,000 +11.11%
North Yorkshire +22 4 £40,000 +10.34%
South Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 22 (62.86%) Games
2 16 (45.71%) C++
3 15 (42.86%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) Android
3 15 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 14 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.29%) .NET
9 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (11.43%) BDD
10 4 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (11.43%) Android Development
10 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (11.43%) iPhone
10 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.43%) OO
10 4 (11.43%) C#
10 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.43%) Xcode
11 3 (8.57%) MVC
11 3 (8.57%) VB
11 3 (8.57%) Internet
11 3 (8.57%) Python
11 3 (8.57%) XML

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Xcode
2 2 (5.71%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (62.86%) Games
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.71%) WinForms
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.86%) ADO
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) Xbox
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Android
1 15 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) OOP
3 4 (11.43%) OO
3 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.43%) BDD
3 4 (11.43%) Android Development
3 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Use Case
5 2 (5.71%) UML
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Game Development
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C++
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
5 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.43%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) VB
8 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) VB6
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SAS Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Apple
1 1 (2.86%) Facebook