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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 189 159 170
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 8 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 24
Average salary - £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Systems Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4046 3627 4057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.77% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3152 3661
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 18 (54.55%) OO
4 17 (51.52%) OOD
4 17 (51.52%) C#
5 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
6 15 (45.45%) .NET
7 14 (42.42%) Java
7 14 (42.42%) Windows
8 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
9 12 (36.36%) XML
9 12 (36.36%) CSS
10 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (30.30%) Degree
11 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
12 9 (27.27%) Oracle
13 8 (24.24%) UML
13 8 (24.24%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (24.24%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (24.24%) Document Management
13 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (24.24%) UNIX
13 8 (24.24%) Project Management
13 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
13 8 (24.24%) Java EE
13 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
14 6 (18.18%) VB6
14 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMTP
1 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.12%) JasperReports
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
5 2 (6.06%) SAP BI
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) MSTest
2 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 12 (36.36%) CSS
3 12 (36.36%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) Java EE
5 6 (18.18%) WinForms
5 6 (18.18%) DHTML
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) OO
2 17 (51.52%) OOD
3 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
4 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
6 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (24.24%) Document Management
6 8 (24.24%) Project Management
6 8 (24.24%) UML
6 8 (24.24%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 17 (51.52%) C#
4 14 (42.42%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) VB
5 6 (18.18%) VB6
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) ABAP
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Zend
4 1 (3.03%) Northgate