The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 600 568 599
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 323 332 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 287 237 293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,783 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 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 -24 309 £40,000 +6.66% 34
London -21 146 £50,000 - 8
City of London +32 64 £51,500 +3.00% 3
North West +9 42 £31,627 +22.82% 6
East of England +12 41 £37,500 +36.36% 3
West Midlands +19 32 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Manchester -7 20 £37,500 +56.25% 2
South East -49 15 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -48 14 £35,661 +18.87% 6
Bedfordshire -2 13 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -2 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Worcestershire - 11 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire -40 9 £35,661 +15.03% 4
Leeds -43 9 £35,661 +15.03% 3
Norfolk +21 8 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Norwich - 8 £27,500 - 1
North East +8 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East Midlands -15 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £47,500 -
Bedford - 7 £35,661 -
Essex +3 6 £37,500 +36.36%
Scotland -20 6 £35,000 -2.09% 1
Surrey -24 6 £47,500 - 3
Billericay - 6 £37,500 -
Bromley - 6 £52,500 -
Lichfield -1 5 £26,250 -12.50%
Wales -9 5 £32,795 +0.90%
South West -37 5 £31,500 +8.10% 4
Birmingham - 5 £37,500 -

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 387 (56.17%) SQL
2 350 (50.80%) .NET
3 312 (45.28%) C#
4 227 (32.95%) SQL Server
5 202 (29.32%) Java
6 172 (24.96%) ASP.NET
7 163 (23.66%) HTML
8 162 (23.51%) JavaScript
8 162 (23.51%) Finance
9 154 (22.35%) VB.NET
10 153 (22.21%) XML
11 121 (17.56%) Degree
12 114 (16.55%) Web Services
13 113 (16.40%) Microsoft
13 113 (16.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 108 (15.67%) Oracle
15 107 (15.53%) T-SQL
16 103 (14.95%) OO
17 96 (13.93%) Visual Studio
17 96 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 96 (13.93%) jQuery
18 92 (13.35%) VB
19 90 (13.06%) Linux
20 89 (12.92%) CSS
21 85 (12.34%) .NET Framework
22 83 (12.05%) MS Excel
23 78 (11.32%) C++
24 70 (10.16%) Multithreading
24 70 (10.16%) Computer Science
25 66 (9.58%) SharePoint

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 66 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 42 (6.10%) IIS
3 28 (4.06%) SharePoint Server
4 18 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (2.32%) Apache
6 15 (2.18%) ColdFusion
7 13 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.31%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
8 9 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.16%) CMS
9 8 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.87%) WebLogic Integration
11 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.44%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.44%) nginx
14 2 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 83 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.74%) MS Office
3 6 (0.87%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.58%) Agresso
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.44%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.29%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.29%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.15%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.73%) SaaS
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.32%) Intranet
2 14 (2.03%) Internet
3 12 (1.74%) FTP
3 12 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.45%) SMS
4 10 (1.45%) NFC
5 8 (1.16%) SMPP
6 7 (1.02%) DNS
7 6 (0.87%) HTTP
8 5 (0.73%) SSL
9 4 (0.58%) SMTP
9 4 (0.58%) DHCP
10 3 (0.44%) LDAP
11 2 (0.29%) IMAP
11 2 (0.29%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.29%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.29%) Extranet
11 2 (0.29%) MPLS
12 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 113 (16.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (6.24%) MySQL
6 39 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (4.93%) Relational Database
9 33 (4.79%) Crystal Reports
10 30 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (2.32%) Redis
12 15 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (2.18%) QlikView
13 11 (1.60%) MS Access
13 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.16%) MongoDB
15 7 (1.02%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.87%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.87%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 96 (13.93%) Visual Studio
2 51 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (4.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 24 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.05%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.18%) MSTest
6 15 (2.18%) NUnit
7 10 (1.45%) Subversion
7 10 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.02%) MSBuild
9 5 (0.73%) WiX
9 5 (0.73%) VTune
9 5 (0.73%) Xcode
10 4 (0.58%) Selenium
10 4 (0.58%) Maven
10 4 (0.58%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.44%) ProC
11 3 (0.44%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.44%) JIRA
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 162 (23.51%) Finance
2 38 (5.52%) Retail
3 29 (4.21%) Front Office
4 23 (3.34%) Legal
5 22 (3.19%) Banking
6 21 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.90%) Law
8 15 (2.18%) Games
8 15 (2.18%) Back Office
9 11 (1.60%) Publishing
10 10 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (1.02%) Automotive
13 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 7 (1.02%) Marketing
14 5 (0.73%) Advertising
15 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.58%) Billing
16 2 (0.29%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (50.80%) .NET
2 172 (24.96%) ASP.NET
3 163 (23.66%) HTML
4 153 (22.21%) XML
5 114 (16.55%) Web Services
6 96 (13.93%) jQuery
7 89 (12.92%) CSS
8 85 (12.34%) .NET Framework
9 46 (6.68%) WCF
10 42 (6.10%) Ajax
11 38 (5.52%) Spring
12 34 (4.93%) SOAP
13 31 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (3.92%) HTML5
14 27 (3.92%) Swing
15 26 (3.77%) ADO.NET
16 25 (3.63%) Classic ASP
16 25 (3.63%) Middleware
17 20 (2.90%) J2EE
17 20 (2.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 27 (3.92%) Derivative
3 19 (2.76%) Data Integration
4 17 (2.47%) Equities
5 16 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
6 13 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.60%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.60%) SCADA
8 8 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.16%) Statistics
8 8 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.16%) iPad
9 7 (1.02%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.02%) Kindle
10 6 (0.87%) Informatics
10 6 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.73%) Grid Computing
11 5 (0.73%) Open Source
11 5 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 90 (13.06%) Linux
2 57 (8.27%) UNIX
3 41 (5.95%) Windows
4 33 (4.79%) Android
5 30 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.61%) Debian
7 16 (2.32%) Ubuntu
8 15 (2.18%) CentOS
9 12 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (14.95%) OO
2 70 (10.16%) Multithreading
3 64 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 52 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (6.97%) Web Development
6 48 (6.97%) MVC
7 47 (6.82%) OOD
8 46 (6.68%) Scrum
9 40 (5.81%) Change Management
10 39 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (5.52%) Data Analysis
11 38 (5.52%) ITIL
12 36 (5.22%) DevOps
13 35 (5.08%) ETL
14 34 (4.93%) E-Commerce
15 31 (4.50%) Project Management
16 30 (4.35%) TDD
17 29 (4.21%) CRM
18 23 (3.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 387 (56.17%) SQL
2 312 (45.28%) C#
3 202 (29.32%) Java
4 162 (23.51%) JavaScript
5 154 (22.35%) VB.NET
6 107 (15.53%) T-SQL
7 92 (13.35%) VB
8 78 (11.32%) C++
9 58 (8.42%) VBA
10 53 (7.69%) C
11 51 (7.40%) PHP
12 48 (6.97%) Perl
13 31 (4.50%) Python
14 25 (3.63%) PL/SQL
14 25 (3.63%) VB6
14 25 (3.63%) Ruby
15 24 (3.48%) PowerShell
16 18 (2.61%) Scala
16 18 (2.61%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 121 (17.56%) Degree
2 17 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.58%) MCP
5 4 (0.58%) HND
5 4 (0.58%) PhD
6 3 (0.44%) MCSD
6 3 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
6 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) MCTS
8 1 (0.15%) ACCA
8 1 (0.15%) CIMA
8 1 (0.15%) CCNA
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.02%) HL7
3 6 (0.87%) QA
3 6 (0.87%) SLA
3 6 (0.87%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.02%) KVM
2 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.44%) Squid
3 3 (0.44%) Corosync
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Samba
4 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.05%) Puppet
3 15 (2.18%) logstash
4 4 (0.58%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 113 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 108 (15.67%) Oracle
3 37 (5.37%) SAP
4 20 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
5 12 (1.74%) Telerik
6 10 (1.45%) Lotus
7 9 (1.31%) Cognos
7 9 (1.31%) IBM
8 7 (1.02%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.87%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.87%) webMethods
9 6 (0.87%) Business Objects
9 6 (0.87%) Adobe
10 5 (0.73%) Software AG
10 5 (0.73%) Twitter
10 5 (0.73%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.58%) Facebook
11 4 (0.58%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.44%) Sage
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 29k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redhill
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary 35k - 50k + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £19000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Ex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Arco
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 16 days ago