Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Programmer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 144 143
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.13% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Cambridge median annual salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -5.00%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.13% -11.11% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3048 2210 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.40% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 1842 2381
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Senior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Senior Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in Cambridge

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in Cambridge