The median annual salary for a Senior Programmer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 182 207 205
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.056% 0.045% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.047% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £34,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £38,250 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £44,250 £48,000
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3483 4261 4858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.71% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3546 3880
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in West Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in West Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Bradford - 2 £34,500 -
Senior Programmer
Yorkshire

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) COBOL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CICS
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Online Games
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) MVVM
1 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) COBOL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft