The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Developer
Rank 96 110 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,715 £35,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Systems Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Systems Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 26 (89.66%) Java
2 24 (82.76%) Games
3 23 (79.31%) C#
4 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
4 21 (72.41%) Mentoring
5 20 (68.97%) High Availability
5 20 (68.97%) Kanban
5 20 (68.97%) Scrum
5 20 (68.97%) UML
6 17 (58.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
8 3 (10.34%) .NET
8 3 (10.34%) SonarQube
9 2 (6.90%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.90%) Apache
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.90%) SOAP
9 2 (6.90%) HTTP
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
10 1 (3.45%) Shibboleth
10 1 (3.45%) Confluence
10 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.45%) Clojure
10 1 (3.45%) Hudson
10 1 (3.45%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
1 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (10.34%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 24 (82.76%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) JMS
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) SAML
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Mentoring
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 20 (68.97%) High Availability
2 20 (68.97%) Kanban
2 20 (68.97%) Scrum
2 20 (68.97%) UML
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Clojure
4 1 (3.45%) ClojureScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Corosync
1 1 (3.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.45%) Google
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £34,576 to £46,414 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago