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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 113 108 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £65,000 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.67% -3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1628 1528 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 92.94% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1351 1513
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 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 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Phone
3 7 (53.85%) MSTest
3 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) WPF
3 7 (53.85%) NFC
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) SMPP
3 7 (53.85%) XAML
3 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) SMS
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) XSLT
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Java ME
4 6 (46.15%) ISO 8583
4 6 (46.15%) LINQ
4 6 (46.15%) NUnit
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) NFC
1 7 (53.85%) SMPP
1 7 (53.85%) SMS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MSTest
1 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) NUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (38.46%) WiX
4 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) Java ME
3 6 (46.15%) LINQ
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Phone
2 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) XAML
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Corosync
1 3 (23.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Telerik
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft