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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Programmer
Rank 865 873 839
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 18 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.028% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.029% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 12
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +13.33%
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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
(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
East of England - 5 £27,500 -
London +19 4 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Yorkshire +11 4 £37,500 +25.00%
South East 0 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West - 2 £35,500 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -
Systems Programmer
UK

Systems Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (42.31%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (26.92%) VB
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) CICS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (19.23%) MS Office
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) C
6 4 (15.38%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) VB6
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management

Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (23.08%) CICS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) OpenEdge
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Modbus
1 1 (3.85%) Profibus
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) JDBC
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Chemistry
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) MVC
2 4 (15.38%) TDD
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Document Management
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) VB
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) VB6
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) ACF2
1 1 (3.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (3.85%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) BancTec
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) Siemens
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Southway Housing Trust
Salary: £33.5k - 37.5k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago