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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Developer
Rank 888 859 850
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 9 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.019% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.020% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 31
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £67,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +11.76%

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
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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
Top 9 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 30 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 9 £46,000 -20.00% 5
West Midlands -13 4 £46,000 - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £46,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £46,000 - 1
London -2 2 £52,500 -12.50% 2
South West -11 2 £45,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 1 - -

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 (71.43%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) SQL
3 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 21 (42.86%) C#
5 21 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 20 (40.82%) HTML
7 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
8 17 (34.69%) XML
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
9 16 (32.65%) Web Development
10 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.57%) Retail
11 11 (22.45%) Finance
12 10 (20.41%) Project Management
13 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
13 9 (18.37%) WCF
14 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
15 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 7 (14.29%) N-Tier
15 7 (14.29%) Middleware
15 7 (14.29%) OO
15 7 (14.29%) Degree
15 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
16 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (12.24%) Pair Programming
16 6 (12.24%) CSS
16 6 (12.24%) MVC
16 6 (12.24%) SLA

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Drupal
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) MS Access
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) MSTest
3 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
4 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (28.57%) Retail
2 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 3 (6.12%) Front Office
5 2 (4.08%) Billing
5 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 23 (46.94%) jQuery
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
4 17 (34.69%) XML
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.37%) WCF
7 7 (14.29%) Middleware
8 6 (12.24%) CSS
9 5 (10.20%) WPF
9 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.12%) Web Services
12 2 (4.08%) SOAP
12 2 (4.08%) Ajax
12 2 (4.08%) LINQ
12 2 (4.08%) WinForms
12 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (4.08%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (4.08%) REST
12 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Market Risk
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.04%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Debian
3 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 16 (32.65%) Web Development
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 3 (6.12%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Operations Management
9 3 (6.12%) Release Management
9 3 (6.12%) Test Management
9 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) Document Management
9 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) VBA
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Java
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) PHP5
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) BC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) MCSD
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Telerik
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