The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 127 122 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.40% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Systems Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2195 1999 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.54% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1886 1809 1340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the Birmingham region.

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Developer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (42.86%) VB6
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (42.86%) OOD

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) MDX
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter