The median annual salary for a Senior Programmer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
England / South West
Rank 218 249 241
Rank change year-on-year +31 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.051% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.053% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £48,045 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.46% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in the South West

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in the South West

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 10 £45,000 - 3
Devon - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 South West region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) Maven
3 9 (56.25%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (56.25%) Ant
3 9 (56.25%) JUnit
3 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
3 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) JSF
6 5 (31.25%) AOP
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) JPA
6 5 (31.25%) Spring Security

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Ant
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
1 9 (56.25%) JUnit
1 9 (56.25%) Maven
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Gradle
2 5 (31.25%) IntelliJ
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) JMeter
2 5 (31.25%) Liquibase
2 5 (31.25%) Mockito
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (31.25%) Robot Framework
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) JDeveloper
4 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
2 9 (56.25%) Spring
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) JPA
4 5 (31.25%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) Lambda Expressions
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Security
4 5 (31.25%) Thymeleaf
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
1 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) AOP
3 5 (31.25%) Coaching
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago