The median annual salary for a Senior Programmer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Programmer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 260 251
Rank change year-on-year +30 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 4 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.074% 0.061% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.063% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £39,750 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5271 6339 7372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.79% 97.21% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4602 5278 5965
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer 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 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Programmer in Yorkshire

Senior Programmer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +26 2 £34,500 -16.36%
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (42.86%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) COBOL
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CICS
3 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) NuGet
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Online Games
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (28.57%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NuGet
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (42.86%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) COBOL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft