Period
to 21 July 2017

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

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

Senior Programmer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.36% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Cardiff median annual salary - £33,173 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.53% -21.19%
South Wales median annual salary - £33,173 £30,565
% change year-on-year - +8.53% -21.19%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1030 1367 1416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.56% 98.35% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1169 1177
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £23,955
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,779
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.96% +5.08%

Senior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in Cardiff

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in Cardiff