The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Developer
Rank 866 873 881
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 17 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.029% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.031% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 3
Average salary £42,719 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £43,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,719 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.13% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 13 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 22 May 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
England +19 17 £42,719 -28.80% 2
London +31 6 £68,750 +14.58% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £85,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £85,000 -
South East - 4 £85,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 3 £42,719 -7.13%
Leeds +13 3 £42,719 -7.13%
Yorkshire +8 3 £42,719 -7.13%
West Midlands -6 2 £31,000 -34.73%
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £31,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +38 1 £90,000 +71.42%

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) C#
4 12 (37.50%) Java
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 10 (31.25%) MVC
5 10 (31.25%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.00%) Migration
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle
8 7 (21.88%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.75%) logstash
9 6 (18.75%) DevOps
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (18.75%) Redis
9 6 (18.75%) Graphite

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (18.75%) Redis
4 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (9.38%) MS Access
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Japanese Language
4 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.88%) HTML
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) WCF
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) SAML
5 4 (12.50%) Spring
5 4 (12.50%) OAuth
5 4 (12.50%) RESTful
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) Java EE
5 4 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (12.50%) Play Framework
6 3 (9.38%) WPF
6 3 (9.38%) WinForms
6 3 (9.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
1 2 (6.25%) Replication
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.13%) Equities
2 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Debian
2 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) CentOS
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) BPEL
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) System Testing
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) BDD
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
4 6 (18.75%) Scala
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) EMIR
2 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) logstash
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (18.75%) Graphite
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Telerik
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