The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 96 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.46% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +2.89%
Systems Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 1309 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 95.41% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 833 842 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Intranet
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) CICS

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft