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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Developer
Rank 871 904 936
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 36 63 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.058% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.060% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 30
Median salary £60,000 £80,000 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,500 £36,313
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 24 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 29 September 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 +39 33 £60,000 -25.00% 8
London +25 13 £82,500 - 2
City of London +55 8 £95,000 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +21 8 £50,000 -
East of England +16 8 £60,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 8 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £43,000 - 1
Loughborough - 5 £50,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £43,000 - 1
South East +47 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire +16 3 £69,000 +15.00% 1
St Albans +7 3 £60,000 -
South Wales - 3 £33,000 -
Wales - 3 £33,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £33,000 -
Brighton - 2 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +27 1 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,150 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £69,000 -
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £69,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £69,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £50,150 -

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (37.86%) SQL
2 38 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.98%) C#
4 33 (32.04%) .NET
5 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
6 30 (29.13%) Linux
7 29 (28.16%) Windows
7 29 (28.16%) MVC
8 28 (27.18%) Python
8 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
8 28 (27.18%) Mathematics
9 26 (25.24%) Degree
9 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET
9 26 (25.24%) C
9 26 (25.24%) HTML
9 26 (25.24%) Java
9 26 (25.24%) Oracle
10 24 (23.30%) Finance
11 23 (22.33%) NoSQL
12 22 (21.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 22 (21.36%) Image Processing
12 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (21.36%) MATLAB
12 22 (21.36%) XML
13 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
13 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
13 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 20 (19.42%) Elasticsearch
14 20 (19.42%) CSS
14 20 (19.42%) Unix

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 20 (19.42%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.83%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.85%) Apache
4 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.91%) nginx
5 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.94%) CMS
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.97%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) HTTP
1 2 (1.94%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) FTP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) NoSQL
2 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.56%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (12.62%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (11.65%) Redis
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (6.80%) Big Data
9 6 (5.83%) Couchbase
9 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.94%) DTS
12 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.91%) ProC
5 2 (1.94%) MorphX
5 2 (1.94%) PVCS
5 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Banking
2 5 (4.85%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) .NET
2 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET
2 26 (25.24%) HTML
3 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (21.36%) XML
4 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 20 (19.42%) CSS
6 18 (17.48%) Web Services
7 17 (16.50%) AngularJS
8 15 (14.56%) HTML5
9 14 (13.59%) CSS3
10 13 (12.62%) Middleware
11 12 (11.65%) Apache Cordova
11 12 (11.65%) PhoneGap
11 12 (11.65%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (11.65%) SignalR
12 9 (8.74%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.77%) jQuery
13 8 (7.77%) Node.js
13 8 (7.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.18%) Mathematics
2 22 (21.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (12.62%) Client/Server
4 12 (11.65%) Algorithms
4 12 (11.65%) Verilog
4 12 (11.65%) VHDL
5 10 (9.71%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Derivative
9 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Linux
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 20 (19.42%) Unix
4 13 (12.62%) Solaris
5 10 (9.71%) Android
6 3 (2.91%) AIX
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) MVC
3 22 (21.36%) Image Processing
4 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
5 18 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (14.56%) SDLC
7 14 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (12.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
8 13 (12.62%) Risk Analysis
8 13 (12.62%) System Testing
8 13 (12.62%) Unit Testing
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (11.65%) CQRS
9 12 (11.65%) Signal Processing
10 10 (9.71%) Computer Vision
10 10 (9.71%) Video Processing
11 9 (8.74%) High Availability
11 9 (8.74%) Open Source
12 8 (7.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) SQL
2 35 (33.98%) C#
3 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
4 28 (27.18%) Python
5 26 (25.24%) C
5 26 (25.24%) Java
6 22 (21.36%) MATLAB
7 18 (17.48%) PL/SQL
8 14 (13.59%) C++
8 14 (13.59%) T-SQL
9 12 (11.65%) Tcl
9 12 (11.65%) TypeScript
10 9 (8.74%) PHP
11 7 (6.80%) Scala
12 5 (4.85%) Haskell
13 3 (2.91%) Perl
14 2 (1.94%) ClojureScript
14 2 (1.94%) R
14 2 (1.94%) VB
14 2 (1.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) Grafana
2 2 (1.94%) Graphite
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.24%) Oracle
3 12 (11.65%) Altera
3 12 (11.65%) Xilinx
4 2 (1.94%) Serena
5 1 (0.97%) Epicor
5 1 (0.97%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) Infor
5 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.97%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.97%) Sage
5 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
University Of Bristol
Salary: From £41,255 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago