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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Developer
Rank 857 910 941
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 67 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.060% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.062% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 49
Median salary £50,000 £78,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.50% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 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 26 June 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 +42 66 £50,000 -37.50% 5
East of England +46 20 £60,000 - 1
South East +50 17 £50,000 -41.17% 1
East Midlands - 14 £50,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 14 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 -
London +1 12 £65,000 -18.75% 2
Brighton - 12 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +27 11 £60,000 - 1
Hove - 11 £50,000 -
St Albans +13 9 £60,000 - 1
Loughborough - 7 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £57,500 -
City of London +49 4 £85,000 +7.93% 1
Surrey +35 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Redhill - 3 £60,000 -
North West +23 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Manchester +4 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Norwich - 2 £32,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £34,113 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £33,633 -
Westminster - 1 £42,115 -
Chiswick - 1 £55,000 -
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £33,633 -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £33,633 -

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (41.13%) C#
1 51 (41.13%) SQL
2 47 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 44 (35.48%) .NET
4 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
5 39 (31.45%) Windows
6 38 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (29.03%) Finance
7 36 (29.03%) HTML
8 32 (25.81%) Linux
9 31 (25.00%) Oracle
9 31 (25.00%) Python
10 30 (24.19%) PL/SQL
10 30 (24.19%) Web Services
10 30 (24.19%) XML
10 30 (24.19%) MVC
11 29 (23.39%) Unix
12 28 (22.58%) Java
12 28 (22.58%) Degree
13 27 (21.77%) Mathematics
13 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
13 27 (21.77%) CSS
14 25 (20.16%) C
15 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
15 23 (18.55%) System Testing
16 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
16 22 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
17 20 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (16.13%) Unit Testing

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 14 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.65%) Apache
3 7 (5.65%) nginx
3 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.61%) CMS
5 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.61%) Moodle
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (5.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Office 365
3 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) DNS
2 2 (1.61%) Firewall
2 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) VLAN
2 2 (1.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) FTP
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) NoSQL
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Discoverer
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (8.06%) Redis
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.03%) Big Data
7 3 (2.42%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.61%) MySQL
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.26%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.65%) ProC
5 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.61%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.61%) JUnit
6 2 (1.61%) NUnit
6 2 (1.61%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.61%) Selenium
6 2 (1.61%) Subversion
6 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Front Office
3 6 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.48%) .NET
2 36 (29.03%) HTML
3 30 (24.19%) Web Services
3 30 (24.19%) XML
4 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
4 27 (21.77%) CSS
5 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (11.29%) jQuery
6 14 (11.29%) WCF
7 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (8.87%) .NET Framework
8 11 (8.87%) HTML5
9 10 (8.06%) Apache Cordova
9 10 (8.06%) CSS3
9 10 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (7.26%) Middleware
10 9 (7.26%) PhoneGap
10 9 (7.26%) SignalR
11 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.77%) Mathematics
2 19 (15.32%) Client/Server
3 18 (14.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 11 (8.87%) Algorithms
6 11 (8.87%) Verilog
6 11 (8.87%) VHDL
7 7 (5.65%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (4.84%) Fixed Income
9 5 (4.03%) Derivative
9 5 (4.03%) Online Banking
10 3 (2.42%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (2.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (2.42%) User Experience
11 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.61%) VLE
12 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.45%) Windows
2 32 (25.81%) Linux
3 29 (23.39%) Unix
4 19 (15.32%) Solaris
5 7 (5.65%) AIX
5 7 (5.65%) Android
6 5 (4.03%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.19%) MVC
3 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
3 23 (18.55%) System Testing
4 22 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 20 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 19 (15.32%) Data Analysis
6 19 (15.32%) Risk Analysis
7 18 (14.52%) Image Processing
8 14 (11.29%) SDLC
9 11 (8.87%) Signal Processing
10 10 (8.06%) CQRS
11 9 (7.26%) Open Source
12 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
13 7 (5.65%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (5.65%) Video Processing
13 7 (5.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.13%) C#
1 51 (41.13%) SQL
2 47 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.00%) Python
4 30 (24.19%) PL/SQL
5 28 (22.58%) Java
6 25 (20.16%) C
7 18 (14.52%) MATLAB
8 13 (10.48%) C++
8 13 (10.48%) PHP
9 11 (8.87%) Tcl
9 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
10 10 (8.06%) TypeScript
11 7 (5.65%) Perl
12 4 (3.23%) Scala
12 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.42%) R
14 2 (1.61%) Clojure
14 2 (1.61%) ClojureScript
14 2 (1.61%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 28 (22.58%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) PhD
3 2 (1.61%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (8.87%) Altera
3 11 (8.87%) Xilinx
4 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) Zend
6 1 (0.81%) Epicor
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Infor
6 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.81%) Nintex
6 1 (0.81%) Sage
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, bonus, pens +
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: 50,000 -55,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: 32000-47000 Per Annum + 25 Days holidays + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago