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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Programmer
Rank 860 886 821
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 18 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.010% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.011% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 31
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -9.09%
Systems Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Programmer Salary Trend in England

Systems Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Systems Programmer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
London +33 5 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands -10 4 £50,000 +90.47%
South East 0 1 £42,500 +82.79%
North West -4 1 £35,500 -11.25%
Systems Programmer
UK

Systems Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 16 (44.44%) C#
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) VB
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (30.56%) MS Office
6 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 7 (19.44%) C++
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) C
9 7 (19.44%) IIS
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
10 6 (16.67%) SDLC
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) Finance
10 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) jQuery
11 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.11%) MUMPS
12 4 (11.11%) CICS
12 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
12 4 (11.11%) SQL

Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) CICS
4 2 (5.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Office
2 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Modbus
2 1 (2.78%) Profibus
2 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 2 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) Swing
7 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (2.78%) JDBC
7 1 (2.78%) JSP
7 1 (2.78%) Struts
7 1 (2.78%) JSF
7 1 (2.78%) J2EE
7 1 (2.78%) JSON
7 1 (2.78%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (5.56%) Arduino
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) SCADA
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (11.11%) TDD
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.11%) MVC
3 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Android Development
6 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) VB
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) C++
4 7 (19.44%) C
5 4 (11.11%) MUMPS
5 4 (11.11%) VB6
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) PHP5
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MCSD
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) RACF
1 1 (2.78%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) InterSystems
3 2 (5.56%) Capita
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Siemens
4 1 (2.78%) Allen-Bradley
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