The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Developer
Rank 854 853 857
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 42 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.016% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 24
Average salary £56,250 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,466 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-32.17% +27.77%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

Senior Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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
England +10 40 £58,750 +2.17% 5
London -21 20 £60,000 +2.12% 2
North West - 17 £35,314 - 3
City of London 0 4 £57,500 -4.16%
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £47,500 -
Cumbria - 3 £31,627 -
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 3 £31,627 -
Manchester - 2 £39,000 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £39,000 - 1
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £30,590 - 1
South Wales - 1 £30,590 - 1
Wales - 1 £30,590 - 1

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Developer in their job title.

1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.38%) .NET
3 22 (34.38%) DevOps
4 20 (31.25%) HTML
5 19 (29.69%) Java
6 18 (28.13%) jQuery
7 17 (26.56%) Android
7 17 (26.56%) Apple iOS
8 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 15 (23.44%) Linux
9 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
9 15 (23.44%) Games
9 15 (23.44%) Debian
9 15 (23.44%) Ruby
9 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
9 15 (23.44%) CentOS
9 15 (23.44%) Scala
9 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (23.44%) Puppet
9 15 (23.44%) Redis
9 15 (23.44%) logstash
9 15 (23.44%) Jenkins
9 15 (23.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (23.44%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (21.88%) XML
11 13 (20.31%) Finance
11 13 (20.31%) Web Development

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.44%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) Drupal
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) Agresso
2 1 (1.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DNS
1 5 (7.81%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 3 (4.69%) Intranet
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) SMPP
4 1 (1.56%) NFC
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) Redis
2 15 (23.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) MS Access
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) NUnit
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) MSTest
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (23.44%) Games
2 13 (20.31%) Finance
3 11 (17.19%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Billing
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 18 (28.13%) jQuery
4 14 (21.88%) XML
5 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.50%) CSS
6 7 (10.94%) Middleware
7 5 (7.81%) Web Services
7 5 (7.81%) REST
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.25%) WCF
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.69%) Java EE
9 3 (4.69%) JSON
9 3 (4.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.69%) Spring
9 3 (4.69%) WPF
9 3 (4.69%) JPA
9 3 (4.69%) HTML5
9 3 (4.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Android
1 17 (26.56%) Apple iOS
2 15 (23.44%) CentOS
2 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Debian
2 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) DevOps
2 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.31%) Web Development
4 11 (17.19%) Project Management
4 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
5 9 (14.06%) Pair Programming
6 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.25%) UML
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.69%) Test Management
8 3 (4.69%) Operations Management
8 3 (4.69%) Release Management
8 3 (4.69%) ITIL
8 3 (4.69%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.69%) Document Management
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.69%) Java
4 15 (23.44%) Ruby
4 15 (23.44%) Scala
5 11 (17.19%) C#
6 7 (10.94%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.25%) PHP
8 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.13%) VBA
10 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.56%) XAML
10 1 (1.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (4.69%) BC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (3.13%) MCSD
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Puppet
1 15 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (23.44%) logstash
2 5 (7.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.13%) webMethods
4 2 (3.13%) Talend
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