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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Developer
Rank 883 868 843
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 12 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 33
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +6.74%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 12 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 20 October 2014. 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 -19 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +4 4 £50,000 -16.66% 1
North West - 3 - -
South West -18 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands -24 2 £46,750 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £46,750 - 1
Dorset - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £46,750 - 1
Surrey -4 1 £52,500 +10.52%
South East -4 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Redhill -17 1 £52,500 +10.52%

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 35 (66.04%) SQL
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
3 25 (47.17%) jQuery
4 22 (41.51%) HTML
5 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
6 19 (35.85%) C#
6 19 (35.85%) XML
7 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.96%) Web Development
8 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.30%) Retail
9 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
10 12 (22.64%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) Project Management
12 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.98%) WCF
13 8 (15.09%) Degree
13 8 (15.09%) DevOps
14 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
14 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
14 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
14 7 (13.21%) Middleware
14 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
15 6 (11.32%) CSS
15 6 (11.32%) MVC
15 6 (11.32%) SLA
15 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
15 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (9.43%) WPF

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
1 4 (7.55%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.66%) Star Schema
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.66%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (5.66%) Redis
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.77%) MS Access
4 2 (3.77%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) MSTest
3 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.89%) Checkstyle
General
1 15 (28.30%) Retail
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Games
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 25 (47.17%) jQuery
3 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 19 (35.85%) XML
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.98%) WCF
7 7 (13.21%) Middleware
8 6 (11.32%) CSS
9 5 (9.43%) WPF
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.66%) Web Services
12 2 (3.77%) SOAP
12 2 (3.77%) Ajax
12 2 (3.77%) LINQ
12 2 (3.77%) WinForms
12 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (3.77%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (3.77%) REST
12 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Android
1 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.66%) CentOS
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Debian
2 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
2 18 (33.96%) Web Development
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) DevOps
6 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) OO
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (5.66%) DSDM
10 3 (5.66%) ITIL
10 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.66%) ETL
10 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.66%) TDD
10 3 (5.66%) Workflow
10 3 (5.66%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) Java
6 4 (7.55%) VBA
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
7 3 (5.66%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) PHP5
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSD
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) Telerik
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