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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Developer
Rank 864 873 839
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 17 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.019% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 30
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 £40,000 £51,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,719 £37,500 £38,289
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -2.05%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 14 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 27 February 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 -7 16 £43,109 -28.15% 5
London +11 6 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +2 6 £42,719 - 2
West Yorkshire -3 5 £42,719 - 2
Leeds -4 5 £42,719 - 2
Bournemouth - 2 £42,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
South Wales -21 1 £37,500 -
Wales -23 1 £37,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (60.00%) C#
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (40.00%) MVC
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) Linux
8 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (20.00%) WCF
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (16.67%) CentOS
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) Puppet
9 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 5 (16.67%) Redis
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 5 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (16.67%) WPF
9 5 (16.67%) Scala
9 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (16.67%) Android

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Redis
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.33%) MS Access
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) WCF
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.67%) WPF
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (13.33%) FusionCharts
5 4 (13.33%) WinForms
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (3.33%) HTML
7 1 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Debian
2 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 5 (16.67%) Android
2 5 (16.67%) CentOS
2 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) OOP
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) Scala
6 4 (13.33%) VBA
7 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (10.00%) C
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.67%) logstash
1 5 (16.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Telerik
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
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