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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 156 171 150
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £30,500 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.57% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,650 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,962 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +6.06%
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
2967 3487 3106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.71% 94.81% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2276 2048
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Developer Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
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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 +5 6 £30,500 -0.81%
Systems Developer
UK

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) UNIX
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Intranet
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) SQLite
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) Qt
7 2 (11.76%) Atmel
7 2 (11.76%) OpenWrt

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQLite
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) WinDbg
2 1 (5.88%) FindBugs
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) Checkstyle
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) Qt
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) OpenWrt
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Code Coverage
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Atmel
3 1 (5.88%) Anaplan
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Telerik
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos