The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 155 157 147
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +84.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Systems Developer
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2873 3107 2951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.57% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 1967 2101
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Systems Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Edinburgh -2 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Glasgow +11 1 £27,000 -36.47%
Systems Developer
UK

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Intranet
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) JCL
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) Mainframe

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft