The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 172 135 157
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 9 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.76% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.79% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £33,081 £31,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.01% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £31,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,661 £34,750 £30,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,885 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.18%
Systems Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) System Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Workflow
8 3 (15.79%) Hibernate

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) InfoPath
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) IDOL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) XML
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) WSDL
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) System Testing
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) BPEL
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) HP