The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Programmer
Rank 265 240 282
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.071% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.074% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +26.12%
Systems Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7392 6780 8685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.10% 95.88% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6012 5666 7471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Programmer across the East of England region.

Systems Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Systems Programmer
England

Systems Programmer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Systems Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) MVS
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing

Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Systems Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) zOS
1 2 (66.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) CA