The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Systems Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Developer
UK
Rank 802 898 918
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 61 55 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.055% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.057% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 61 41 43
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,835 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +14.28%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Systems Developer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 61 £60,000 +14.28% 2
London +70 33 £80,000 +10.34% 2
East of England +36 25 £43,000 -28.92%
Suffolk - 23 £43,000 -
City of London +34 18 £80,000 -5.88%
Bury St Edmunds - 10 £43,000 -
Woodbridge - 5 £42,500 -
South East +38 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Watford - 2 £55,000 -
West Malling - 2 £35,000 -
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +22 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Senior Systems Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Systems Developer in the job title.

1 61 (62.89%) SQL
2 57 (58.76%) SQL Server
3 43 (44.33%) .NET
4 39 (40.21%) Java
5 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
6 34 (35.05%) Finance
6 34 (35.05%) Visual Studio
7 33 (34.02%) T-SQL
8 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (27.84%) SDLC
11 25 (25.77%) MVC
11 25 (25.77%) C#
12 24 (24.74%) AngularJS
13 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
14 21 (21.65%) SOA
14 21 (21.65%) Banking
14 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
14 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (19.59%) Back Office
16 19 (19.59%) Oracle
16 19 (19.59%) Windows
17 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (18.56%) WCF
18 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (16.49%) Entity Framework
19 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.25%) Confluence
2 8 (8.25%) GlassFish
2 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) JBoss
4 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.03%) Mule
6 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) GitHub
1 2 (2.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Intranet
2 2 (2.06%) IPv4
2 2 (2.06%) IPv6
2 2 (2.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (58.76%) SQL Server
2 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (14.43%) DTS
5 14 (14.43%) OLAP
5 14 (14.43%) Oracle OLAP
5 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.34%) RDBMS
8 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.09%) KDB
10 3 (3.09%) MySQL
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.06%) Redis
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (35.05%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (11.34%) JUnit
4 9 (9.28%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.28%) JIRA
4 9 (9.28%) Maven
5 8 (8.25%) Ant
5 8 (8.25%) Gradle
5 8 (8.25%) Hudson
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.03%) GCC
8 1 (1.03%) GDB
8 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.03%) NUnit
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 21 (21.65%) Banking
3 19 (19.59%) Back Office
4 3 (3.09%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.33%) .NET
2 24 (24.74%) AngularJS
3 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
4 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
4 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 18 (18.56%) WCF
7 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (16.49%) Entity Framework
9 12 (12.37%) XML
10 8 (8.25%) J2EE
10 8 (8.25%) WinForms
11 7 (7.22%) CSS
11 7 (7.22%) HTML
11 7 (7.22%) REST
11 7 (7.22%) SOAP
12 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (6.19%) Web Services
13 4 (4.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.06%) CMDB
4 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Linux
3 11 (11.34%) Unix
4 8 (8.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.12%) Solaris
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.06%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) SDLC
3 25 (25.77%) MVC
4 21 (21.65%) SOA
5 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (15.46%) Project Management
7 14 (14.43%) Time Management
8 12 (12.37%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
11 6 (6.19%) TDD
12 5 (5.15%) System Testing
12 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (4.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (4.12%) OO
13 4 (4.12%) OOD
13 4 (4.12%) Risk Analysis
14 3 (3.09%) BPR
14 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.89%) SQL
2 39 (40.21%) Java
3 33 (34.02%) T-SQL
4 25 (25.77%) C#
5 8 (8.25%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.15%) Python
7 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.12%) Perl
9 3 (3.09%) C++
9 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.09%) VB
10 2 (2.06%) C
10 2 (2.06%) Ruby
10 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.03%) PHP
11 1 (1.03%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.03%) Scala
11 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Grafana
1 2 (2.06%) Graphite
Vendors
1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Pega
3 1 (1.03%) Perforce
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.03%) Solace
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago