The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Programmer
Rank 860 808 859
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 11 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.036% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.039% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 15
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Programmer
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
West Midlands +5 4 £26,250 -12.50% 2
East of England -9 2 £43,000 +43.33% 1
South East -17 2 £23,250 -45.29%
London -62 2 £47,500 -12.03% 1
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Programmer
UK

Systems Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Degree
3 18 (42.86%) C++
4 15 (35.71%) C#
5 14 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
7 11 (26.19%) Web Services
7 11 (26.19%) Oracle
7 11 (26.19%) OO
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
9 9 (21.43%) MS Office
10 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
11 7 (16.67%) JBoss
11 7 (16.67%) UML
11 7 (16.67%) SOA
11 7 (16.67%) IBM
11 7 (16.67%) TIBCO
11 7 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (16.67%) Middleware
11 7 (16.67%) webMethods
11 7 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (16.67%) Finance
11 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (16.67%) Talend
11 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 7 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle BPM

Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) DTS
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) Web Services
3 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.67%) Middleware
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) POSIX
8 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.38%) Ajax
8 1 (2.38%) SAP .NET Connector
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) SCADA
4 3 (7.14%) Grid Computing
4 3 (7.14%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) Tandem
6 1 (2.38%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) OO
2 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 7 (16.67%) UML
3 7 (16.67%) SOA
3 7 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 6 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) OOD
6 4 (9.52%) System Testing
7 3 (7.14%) OOP
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
5 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) F#
6 3 (7.14%) R
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
2 7 (16.67%) IBM
2 7 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 7 (16.67%) webMethods
2 7 (16.67%) Talend
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook