The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 115 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Developer
Cambridgeshire

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
3 8 (53.33%) Android
3 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
4 7 (46.67%) MSTest
4 7 (46.67%) MSBuild
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) WPF
4 7 (46.67%) NFC
4 7 (46.67%) SMPP
4 7 (46.67%) XAML
4 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) SMS
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) XSLT
5 6 (40.00%) ISO 8583
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
5 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) Java ME
5 6 (40.00%) NUnit
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) NFC
1 7 (46.67%) SMPP
1 7 (46.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MSTest
1 7 (46.67%) MSBuild
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) NUnit
3 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (33.33%) WiX
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) WCF
2 7 (46.67%) WPF
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) XSLT
3 6 (40.00%) LINQ
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (40.00%) Java ME
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
2 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) XAML
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (13.33%) OCaml
7 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Telerik
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft