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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Developer
Rank 873 904 916
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 58 61 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.055% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.057% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 48
Median salary £57,500 £68,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £36,834
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.62%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 28 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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 55 £57,500 -17.85% 2
East of England +40 16 £60,000 -
London +19 13 £95,000 +18.75% 1
East Midlands +14 13 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 13 £50,000 -
South East +42 12 £50,000 -41.17% 1
St Albans +22 11 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +21 11 £60,000 -
City of London +69 9 £95,000 +18.75% 1
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 1
Brighton - 7 £50,000 - 1
Hove - 6 £50,000 -
Loughborough - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £57,500 -
Surrey +32 3 £60,000 +11.62%
Cardiff - 3 £39,750 - 1
South Wales - 3 £39,750 - 1
Redhill - 3 £60,000 -
Wales - 3 £39,750 - 1
North West +22 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +7 1 £52,500 -38.23%
Manchester -4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £69,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £69,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £69,000 -

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 46 (36.80%) C#
1 46 (36.80%) SQL
2 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 40 (32.00%) .NET
4 40 (32.00%) Windows
4 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 34 (27.20%) Oracle
5 34 (27.20%) Finance
6 32 (25.60%) HTML
7 31 (24.80%) XML
8 30 (24.00%) Linux
8 30 (24.00%) MVC
9 29 (23.20%) Java
9 29 (23.20%) Mathematics
10 28 (22.40%) PL/SQL
11 27 (21.60%) Python
11 27 (21.60%) Degree
12 26 (20.80%) Unix
12 26 (20.80%) CSS
13 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
13 24 (19.20%) C
13 24 (19.20%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
14 23 (18.40%) Web Services
15 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
15 22 (17.60%) System Testing
15 22 (17.60%) NoSQL
16 21 (16.80%) Oracle Forms
16 21 (16.80%) Oracle Reports

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 16 (12.80%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.60%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.00%) Apache
3 5 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.40%) nginx
5 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.60%) CMS
6 2 (1.60%) Moodle
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (15.20%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (15.20%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.80%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) FTP
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) VLAN
3 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) NoSQL
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.80%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (15.20%) Oracle Discoverer
4 11 (8.80%) Redis
5 10 (8.00%) Big Data
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (3.20%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.60%) DTS
11 2 (1.60%) GIS
11 2 (1.60%) MySQL
11 2 (1.60%) OLAP
11 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.60%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.40%) ProC
6 2 (1.60%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.60%) MorphX
6 2 (1.60%) NUnit
6 2 (1.60%) PVCS
6 2 (1.60%) Subversion
6 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.80%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.80%) JUnit
7 1 (0.80%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.80%) Selenium
7 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (27.20%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Front Office
6 2 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.60%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.00%) .NET
2 32 (25.60%) HTML
3 31 (24.80%) XML
4 26 (20.80%) CSS
5 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
6 23 (18.40%) Web Services
7 18 (14.40%) AngularJS
8 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 14 (11.20%) HTML5
9 13 (10.40%) CSS3
10 11 (8.80%) Apache Cordova
10 11 (8.80%) jQuery
10 11 (8.80%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (8.00%) Middleware
11 10 (8.00%) PhoneGap
11 10 (8.00%) SignalR
11 10 (8.00%) WCF
12 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.20%) Mathematics
2 20 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 19 (15.20%) Client/Server
4 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
5 12 (9.60%) Algorithms
5 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (9.60%) Verilog
5 12 (9.60%) VHDL
6 8 (6.40%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (4.00%) Derivative
8 4 (3.20%) Online Banking
9 3 (2.40%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.40%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (2.40%) User Experience
10 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.60%) VLE
11 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.00%) Windows
2 30 (24.00%) Linux
3 26 (20.80%) Unix
4 19 (15.20%) Solaris
5 8 (6.40%) Android
6 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) MVC
3 24 (19.20%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
4 22 (17.60%) System Testing
5 20 (16.00%) Image Processing
5 20 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 20 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 19 (15.20%) Data Analysis
6 19 (15.20%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (9.60%) Signal Processing
8 11 (8.80%) CQRS
9 10 (8.00%) Open Source
9 10 (8.00%) Scrum
9 10 (8.00%) SDLC
10 8 (6.40%) Video Processing
11 7 (5.60%) OO
11 7 (5.60%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.80%) C#
1 46 (36.80%) SQL
2 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 29 (23.20%) Java
4 28 (22.40%) PL/SQL
5 27 (21.60%) Python
6 24 (19.20%) C
7 20 (16.00%) MATLAB
8 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
9 12 (9.60%) C++
9 12 (9.60%) Tcl
10 11 (8.80%) PHP
10 11 (8.80%) TypeScript
11 7 (5.60%) Scala
12 5 (4.00%) Haskell
13 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.40%) Perl
14 3 (2.40%) R
15 2 (1.60%) Clojure
15 2 (1.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (21.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) PhD
3 1 (0.80%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Firmware
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
1 4 (3.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.20%) Oracle
3 12 (9.60%) Altera
3 12 (9.60%) Xilinx
4 4 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.60%) Serena
6 1 (0.80%) Epicor
6 1 (0.80%) IBM
6 1 (0.80%) Infor
6 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.80%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.80%) Sage
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.80%) Zend
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Posted: 3 days ago
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