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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Developer
Rank 875 855 839
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 11 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.016% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.017% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 32
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £60,000 £51,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 11 £42,500 -29.16% 5
East of England - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Staffordshire +5 2 £46,000 +15.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +4 2 £46,000 +15.00%
West Midlands -21 2 £46,000 +15.00% 2
South West - 2 £42,500 - 1
Dorset - 2 £42,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £42,500 - 1
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 -
London -19 1 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (22.73%) WPF
9 4 (18.18%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (18.18%) FusionCharts
9 4 (18.18%) VBA
9 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (18.18%) MS Office
9 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 4 (18.18%) C
9 4 (18.18%) OOP
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) WinForms

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Checkstyle
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) WPF
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (18.18%) FusionCharts
4 4 (18.18%) WinForms
5 3 (13.64%) WCF
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (4.55%) Swing
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) MVVM
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
5 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
6 4 (18.18%) VBA
6 4 (18.18%) C
7 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
7 3 (13.64%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Telerik
2 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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