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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Developer
Rank 864 856 859
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 23 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 38
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,693 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,108 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-34.50% +13.09%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 13 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 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
London -4 11 £50,000 -13.04%
North West - 9 £31,627 -
Cumbria - 2 £31,627 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £31,627 -
Cardiff - 2 £30,590 -
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £30,590 -
Wales - 2 £30,590 -
City of London - 2 - -
Surrey -12 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Redhill -21 1 £52,500 +10.52%
South East -30 1 £52,500 +10.52%

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
2 32 (52.46%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) .NET
4 25 (40.98%) jQuery
5 24 (39.34%) HTML
6 19 (31.15%) XML
6 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
7 18 (29.51%) Web Development
8 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
9 16 (26.23%) C#
10 15 (24.59%) Retail
10 15 (24.59%) DevOps
11 14 (22.95%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) Project Management
12 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
13 11 (18.03%) Java
14 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
14 10 (16.39%) Degree
15 9 (14.75%) Pair Programming
15 9 (14.75%) WCF
15 9 (14.75%) Android
15 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
15 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
15 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
16 8 (13.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (13.11%) Redis
16 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (13.11%) logstash

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Drupal
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.28%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.64%) Agresso
2 1 (1.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Intranet
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (13.11%) Redis
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.92%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.92%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) MS Access
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
1 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.56%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.28%) MSTest
4 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.28%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Checkstyle
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (24.59%) Retail
2 14 (22.95%) Finance
3 8 (13.11%) Games
4 3 (4.92%) Front Office
4 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Billing
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 25 (40.98%) jQuery
3 24 (39.34%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) XML
5 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.75%) WCF
7 8 (13.11%) Middleware
7 8 (13.11%) CSS
8 5 (8.20%) Web Services
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.56%) REST
9 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.92%) Spring
10 3 (4.92%) WPF
11 2 (3.28%) LINQ
11 2 (3.28%) JPA
11 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.28%) HTML5
11 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.92%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Android
1 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
2 8 (13.11%) CentOS
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Debian
2 8 (13.11%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
2 18 (29.51%) Web Development
3 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.59%) DevOps
5 12 (19.67%) Project Management
6 9 (14.75%) Pair Programming
7 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.56%) MVC
8 4 (6.56%) UML
8 4 (6.56%) OO
9 3 (4.92%) DSDM
9 3 (4.92%) ITIL
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.92%) ETL
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.92%) Requirements Management
9 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
2 32 (52.46%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) Scala
5 8 (13.11%) Ruby
6 7 (11.48%) Python
7 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.20%) PHP
8 2 (3.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (4.92%) BC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) MCP
3 2 (3.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.11%) logstash
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.28%) Talend
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.28%) webMethods
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
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