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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Developer
Rank 870 905 894
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 20 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.025% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 9
Average salary £43,109 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.15% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £46,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,719 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.13% +15.00%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 15 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 24 April 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 +5 19 £43,500 -27.50% 3
Yorkshire +1 8 £42,719 -7.13%
London +20 7 £67,500 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +12 7 £42,719 -7.13%
Leeds +11 7 £42,719 -7.13%
Lincolnshire - 2 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
South East - 1 £85,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £31,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £31,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £85,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £85,000 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (58.06%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
3 15 (48.39%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
5 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (32.26%) MVC
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (25.81%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) Migration
9 7 (22.58%) QA
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) Ruby
10 6 (19.35%) Ubuntu
10 6 (19.35%) WCF
10 6 (19.35%) CentOS
10 6 (19.35%) Android
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (19.35%) Scala
10 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
10 6 (19.35%) Games
10 6 (19.35%) Debian
10 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
10 6 (19.35%) Redis

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Agresso
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) Redis
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.45%) MS Access
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.23%) QlikView
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) WCF
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
7 2 (6.45%) WPF
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms
7 2 (6.45%) FusionCharts
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.23%) Play Framework
8 1 (3.23%) Spring
8 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
8 1 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Debian
2 6 (19.35%) Ubuntu
2 6 (19.35%) Android
2 6 (19.35%) CentOS
2 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 7 (22.58%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) OOP
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) Scala
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) logstash
1 6 (19.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 27k to 35k per year GBP
Posted: 4 days ago