The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 617 599 610
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 249 278 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 205 217 241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +21.53%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the UK.

Systems Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Developer over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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
(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 -13 232 £41,000 +2.50% 34
London +39 92 £45,000 -10.00% 7
South East -6 63 £35,000 -26.31% 6
East of England +22 27 £40,000 +23.07% 4
City of London +2 20 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +9 18 £27,500 -18.51%
North West +1 18 £43,000 +18.62% 4
Surrey -30 17 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Manchester +11 15 £43,000 +32.30% 1
South West -30 15 £37,000 +9.81% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -1 11 £38,500 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire -29 10 £42,719 +29.45% 4
East Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Watford +3 8 - -
Cambridge +5 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Reading +2 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Scotland +1 7 £35,000 +11.35% 2
Leeds -6 7 £42,719 +31.44% 1
West Yorkshire -30 7 £42,719 +31.44% 3
Buckinghamshire - 7 £32,250 - 2
Milton Keynes - 7 £32,250 - 1
Brighton - 6 £31,250 -
Dorking - 6 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Altrincham +8 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Hampshire -7 5 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Guildford +13 4 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Rochdale -6 4 £43,000 +34.37%
East Midlands -20 4 £22,000 -45.00% 3

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Systems Developer in their job title.

1 216 (48.32%) SQL
2 188 (42.06%) .NET
3 176 (39.37%) C#
4 170 (38.03%) SQL Server
5 136 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 128 (28.64%) ASP.NET
7 120 (26.85%) HTML
8 99 (22.15%) Finance
9 95 (21.25%) Java
10 94 (21.03%) CSS
11 80 (17.90%) Microsoft
12 73 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (16.33%) Degree
13 68 (15.21%) OO
14 63 (14.09%) Windows
15 60 (13.42%) jQuery
16 59 (13.20%) Linux
17 58 (12.98%) Oracle
18 56 (12.53%) MVC
18 56 (12.53%) VB.NET
19 52 (11.63%) PHP
20 51 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
21 50 (11.19%) Python
22 47 (10.51%) Web Services
23 46 (10.29%) Relational Database
24 45 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
25 43 (9.62%) MS Excel
25 43 (9.62%) T-SQL
26 40 (8.95%) MySQL
26 40 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.46%) FormScape
3 10 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.01%) IIS
4 9 (2.01%) Apache
5 8 (1.79%) ColdFusion
5 8 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.57%) Drupal
7 6 (1.34%) CMS
8 5 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.89%) WordPress
9 4 (0.89%) Node.js
10 3 (0.67%) Liferay
10 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 43 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.92%) MS Office
3 7 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.79%) ResourceLink
3 6 (1.34%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 5 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.89%) HFM
5 4 (0.89%) Agresso
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.45%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.45%) SalesLogix
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.89%) SaaS
3 4 (0.89%) Office 365
4 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.67%) PaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) Intranet
2 11 (2.46%) Internet
3 10 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.01%) HTTP
5 5 (1.12%) VPN
6 3 (0.67%) DNS
7 1 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) SAN
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
7 1 (0.22%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.22%) ATM
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 40 (8.95%) MySQL
3 40 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (5.82%) MS Access
7 18 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (3.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (3.36%) RDBMS
10 14 (3.13%) Big Data
11 11 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.24%) Cognos Impromptu
13 8 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.79%) Redis
14 7 (1.57%) Essbase
15 6 (1.34%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.34%) QlikView
15 6 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (1.79%) Subversion
5 7 (1.57%) JIRA
6 6 (1.34%) ProC
7 3 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.67%) Toad
8 2 (0.45%) Selenium
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.45%) MSTest
8 2 (0.45%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.22%) Ant
9 1 (0.22%) JUnit
9 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.22%) NUnit
General
1 99 (22.15%) Finance
2 15 (3.36%) Legal
3 14 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.68%) Law
4 12 (2.68%) Banking
5 9 (2.01%) Retail
5 9 (2.01%) Billing
6 7 (1.57%) Games
6 7 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.34%) Automotive
7 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.12%) Marketing
9 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.67%) Front Office
10 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 3 (0.67%) Advertising
11 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (42.06%) .NET
2 128 (28.64%) ASP.NET
3 120 (26.85%) HTML
4 94 (21.03%) CSS
5 60 (13.42%) jQuery
6 47 (10.51%) Web Services
7 37 (8.28%) .NET Framework
8 35 (7.83%) XML
9 31 (6.94%) Ajax
10 27 (6.04%) WinForms
11 25 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (4.92%) HTML5
12 22 (4.92%) WCF
13 21 (4.70%) CSS3
14 17 (3.80%) SOAP
15 16 (3.58%) WPF
16 14 (3.13%) LINQ
17 13 (2.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 13 (2.91%) XHTML
18 11 (2.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 29 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.92%) Open Source
5 20 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.36%) User Experience
7 14 (3.13%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.46%) N-Tier
9 10 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.79%) Telematics
10 8 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.57%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.34%) Replication
12 6 (1.34%) EPoS
12 6 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.34%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
13 5 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (1.12%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.89%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.09%) Windows
2 59 (13.20%) Linux
3 24 (5.37%) UNIX
4 14 (3.13%) Android
5 11 (2.46%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.57%) Debian
9 6 (1.34%) CentOS
9 6 (1.34%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.67%) NetWare
11 3 (0.67%) Solaris
12 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.45%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.21%) OO
3 56 (12.53%) MVC
4 51 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (8.05%) Scrum
6 33 (7.38%) Web Development
6 33 (7.38%) Project Management
7 25 (5.59%) Data Analysis
8 24 (5.37%) Workflow
9 22 (4.92%) TDD
10 21 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (4.70%) OOP
11 20 (4.47%) ITIL
11 20 (4.47%) Software Engineering
11 20 (4.47%) Multithreading
12 18 (4.03%) CRM
13 17 (3.80%) ERP
13 17 (3.80%) Migration
14 16 (3.58%) E-Commerce
15 15 (3.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 216 (48.32%) SQL
2 176 (39.37%) C#
3 136 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 95 (21.25%) Java
5 56 (12.53%) VB.NET
6 52 (11.63%) PHP
7 50 (11.19%) Python
8 43 (9.62%) T-SQL
9 35 (7.83%) C++
10 34 (7.61%) C
11 28 (6.26%) Perl
11 28 (6.26%) VB
12 27 (6.04%) Ruby
13 20 (4.47%) VBA
13 20 (4.47%) PL/SQL
14 15 (3.36%) Scala
15 11 (2.46%) Bash Shell
16 9 (2.01%) Jython
16 9 (2.01%) VB6
17 7 (1.57%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 73 (16.33%) Degree
2 17 (3.80%) VCP4
3 8 (1.79%) PMP
3 8 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.57%) PhD
5 5 (1.12%) CISSP
5 5 (1.12%) CISM
5 5 (1.12%) CISMP
6 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) OCP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.24%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.22%) Squid
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) Puppet
2 6 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.34%) logstash
2 6 (1.34%) Graphite
3 2 (0.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 80 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.98%) Oracle
3 15 (3.36%) Zend
4 11 (2.46%) Cognos
4 11 (2.46%) Hyperion
5 10 (2.24%) Business Objects
5 10 (2.24%) Tableau
6 9 (2.01%) Northgate
7 8 (1.79%) i-GRasp
8 6 (1.34%) Telerik
9 5 (1.12%) SAP
9 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.89%) IBM
10 4 (0.89%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.89%) Open Text
10 4 (0.89%) Google
10 4 (0.89%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.67%) LANDesk
11 3 (0.67%) CA
11 3 (0.67%) Novell
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