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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Developer
UK
Rank 798 888 914
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 47 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.039% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.040% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 27
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.49%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
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 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 21 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 18 January 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 +83 47 £43,000 -18.09% 8
East of England - 31 £43,000 - 2
Suffolk - 28 £43,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 12 £43,000 - 1
London +55 10 £61,750 -27.35% 5
Woodbridge - 8 £42,500 -
South East +43 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire - 3 £58,750 -
Watford - 3 £58,750 -
East Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Brighton - 2 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £35,000 -
Kent +8 1 £35,000 -
North West -19 1 £45,000 +4.65%
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
West Malling - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
Telford - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 42 (52.50%) .NET
3 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
4 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (38.75%) Visual Studio
7 29 (36.25%) T-SQL
8 28 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (31.25%) C#
9 25 (31.25%) SDLC
10 24 (30.00%) MVC
11 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
11 22 (27.50%) Windows
12 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
12 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 19 (23.75%) Java
14 19 (23.75%) Oracle
14 19 (23.75%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (23.75%) SOA
15 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (20.00%) WCF
16 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
16 16 (20.00%) Finance
17 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (17.50%) Project Management
18 14 (17.50%) XML

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 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.00%) Confluence
2 8 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.75%) JBoss
5 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Mule
6 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) GitHub
1 2 (2.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) IPv4
2 1 (1.25%) IPv6
2 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (16.25%) DTS
5 13 (16.25%) OLAP
5 13 (16.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (13.75%) RDBMS
8 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
8 6 (7.50%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.75%) MySQL
9 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.50%) Couchbase
10 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (38.75%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.75%) JUnit
4 9 (11.25%) JIRA
4 9 (11.25%) Maven
5 8 (10.00%) Ant
5 8 (10.00%) Gradle
5 8 (10.00%) Hudson
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.25%) GCC
8 1 (1.25%) GDB
8 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.25%) NUnit
8 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
3 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 16 (20.00%) WCF
6 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (17.50%) XML
8 9 (11.25%) REST
9 8 (10.00%) J2EE
10 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.75%) CSS
10 7 (8.75%) HTML
10 7 (8.75%) SOAP
11 6 (7.50%) Web Services
12 5 (6.25%) WinForms
13 4 (5.00%) Middleware
13 4 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.75%) Verilog
4 3 (3.75%) VHDL
5 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Linux
3 10 (12.50%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.50%) Solaris
6 4 (5.00%) Android
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) SDLC
3 24 (30.00%) MVC
4 19 (23.75%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (23.75%) SOA
5 14 (17.50%) Data Analysis
5 14 (17.50%) Project Management
6 13 (16.25%) Time Management
7 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.75%) System Testing
8 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Image Processing
9 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.50%) TDD
10 5 (6.25%) Microservices
11 4 (5.00%) Low Latency
11 4 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 29 (36.25%) T-SQL
3 25 (31.25%) C#
4 19 (23.75%) Java
5 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.75%) C
6 7 (8.75%) Python
7 6 (7.50%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.25%) C++
8 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.75%) Scala
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.75%) Tcl
9 3 (3.75%) VB
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
10 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.25%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.25%) VB6
11 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Grafana
1 2 (2.50%) Graphite
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Altera
3 3 (3.75%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.25%) Pega
4 1 (1.25%) Perforce
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) Solace
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