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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 704 578 628
Rank change year-on-year
-126 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 210 366 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 180 326 244
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,720 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
105040 113071 104868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85862 91852 87227
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%

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 28 April 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 28 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
(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 -95 198 £38,000 -15.55% 31
South East -7 53 £35,000 -26.31% 7
London -43 52 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England +10 28 £42,500 +14.09% 8
North West +17 19 £30,486 -15.90% 3
Manchester +11 19 £30,486 -12.89% 2
City of London +5 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire -7 16 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Berkshire +10 15 £32,500 -23.52% 3
South West +2 15 £36,250 -1.62% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 13 £35,000 +10.23% 1
Milton Keynes +7 13 £35,000 +10.23% 1
Scotland +12 10 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Leeds +8 10 £42,719 +22.05% 1
Hertfordshire -1 10 £40,000 +60.00% 3
West Yorkshire -2 10 £42,719 +22.05% 1
Surrey -30 10 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 9 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bedfordshire +24 8 £43,750 +130.26% 3
Cambridge +10 8 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -28 8 £35,000 -4.76% 4
Devon - 8 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 7 £35,000 -26.31%
Barnstaple - 7 £37,500 -
Slough - 6 £30,000 -
Watford +2 5 £40,000 +60.00%
East Midlands -22 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Oldham - 5 - -
Luton - 5 £45,000 -
Reading -7 4 £27,500 -35.29% 2

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 217 (50.82%) SQL
2 187 (43.79%) .NET
3 176 (41.22%) C#
4 155 (36.30%) SQL Server
5 143 (33.49%) JavaScript
6 128 (29.98%) HTML
7 124 (29.04%) ASP.NET
8 99 (23.19%) Finance
9 96 (22.48%) CSS
10 79 (18.50%) Java
11 73 (17.10%) Microsoft
12 72 (16.86%) Degree
13 60 (14.05%) Oracle
14 59 (13.82%) MVC
15 57 (13.35%) VB.NET
15 57 (13.35%) jQuery
16 55 (12.88%) Linux
17 54 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
18 53 (12.41%) Windows
19 52 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
20 48 (11.24%) OO
20 48 (11.24%) PHP
20 48 (11.24%) Relational Database
21 47 (11.01%) Web Services
22 43 (10.07%) Python
23 40 (9.37%) MS Excel
23 40 (9.37%) Web Development
24 39 (9.13%) .NET Framework
24 39 (9.13%) T-SQL

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 30 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.04%) IIS
3 10 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.11%) FormScape
5 8 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.64%) Drupal
6 7 (1.64%) Apache
6 7 (1.64%) CMS
6 7 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.17%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.94%) WordPress
10 3 (0.70%) Node.js
10 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) ArchestrA
12 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.58%) MS Office
3 8 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Simulink
5 1 (0.23%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.41%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 6 (1.41%) ResourceLink
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (1.17%) Agresso
4 4 (0.94%) HFM
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.47%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.23%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.23%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.11%) SaaS
3 6 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.94%) Office 365
5 3 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.34%) Internet
2 8 (1.87%) HTTP
3 6 (1.41%) Intranet
3 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.94%) Wireless
4 4 (0.94%) SSL
5 3 (0.70%) VLAN
6 2 (0.47%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (36.30%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.24%) Relational Database
3 37 (8.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (7.96%) MySQL
4 34 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (6.09%) MS Access
7 20 (4.68%) RDBMS
8 16 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (3.04%) Big Data
11 11 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.34%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (2.11%) QlikView
13 9 (2.11%) UniData
14 8 (1.87%) Redis
15 6 (1.41%) Cognos Impromptu
15 6 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (6.79%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.22%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.98%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.87%) Subversion
6 7 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.41%) ProC
8 4 (0.94%) JIRA
9 3 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.70%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.47%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.47%) MSTest
10 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.47%) Selenium
10 2 (0.47%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.23%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.23%) NUnit
General
1 99 (23.19%) Finance
2 17 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.51%) Law
5 11 (2.58%) Billing
6 10 (2.34%) Legal
7 9 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.87%) Games
9 7 (1.64%) Banking
10 6 (1.41%) Electronics
11 5 (1.17%) Automotive
12 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.94%) Front Office
12 4 (0.94%) Back Office
13 3 (0.70%) Marketing
13 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.47%) Advertising
14 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (43.79%) .NET
2 128 (29.98%) HTML
3 124 (29.04%) ASP.NET
4 96 (22.48%) CSS
5 57 (13.35%) jQuery
6 47 (11.01%) Web Services
7 39 (9.13%) .NET Framework
8 33 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (7.73%) XML
9 31 (7.26%) HTML5
10 29 (6.79%) CSS3
10 29 (6.79%) Ajax
11 22 (5.15%) WCF
12 19 (4.45%) SOAP
13 18 (4.22%) WinForms
14 14 (3.28%) Entity Framework
15 13 (3.04%) XHTML
16 12 (2.81%) WPF
17 11 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
17 11 (2.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.39%) Open Source
4 17 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.28%) User Experience
7 12 (2.81%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.11%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.87%) EPoS
9 8 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.41%) Equities
10 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.17%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.94%) Streaming Video
12 4 (0.94%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.94%) Streaming Media
12 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.88%) Linux
2 53 (12.41%) Windows
3 19 (4.45%) UNIX
4 8 (1.87%) Android
4 8 (1.87%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.41%) Debian
6 6 (1.41%) CentOS
7 4 (0.94%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.47%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) NetWare
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.82%) MVC
2 52 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (11.24%) OO
4 40 (9.37%) Web Development
5 27 (6.32%) TDD
5 27 (6.32%) Project Management
6 24 (5.62%) Workflow
7 23 (5.39%) CRM
8 21 (4.92%) Scrum
9 20 (4.68%) E-Commerce
10 19 (4.45%) Migration
11 18 (4.22%) OOP
11 18 (4.22%) ERP
12 16 (3.75%) Multithreading
12 16 (3.75%) ITIL
13 15 (3.51%) Software Testing
14 14 (3.28%) Software Engineering
15 12 (2.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (2.81%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 217 (50.82%) SQL
2 176 (41.22%) C#
3 143 (33.49%) JavaScript
4 79 (18.50%) Java
5 57 (13.35%) VB.NET
6 48 (11.24%) PHP
7 43 (10.07%) Python
8 39 (9.13%) T-SQL
9 35 (8.20%) C
10 34 (7.96%) C++
11 26 (6.09%) VB
12 24 (5.62%) Ruby
13 23 (5.39%) Perl
14 19 (4.45%) PL/SQL
15 16 (3.75%) VBA
16 12 (2.81%) Bash Shell
16 12 (2.81%) Scala
17 10 (2.34%) COBOL
18 9 (2.11%) RPG
19 5 (1.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 72 (16.86%) Degree
2 6 (1.41%) PMP
2 6 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.70%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.70%) MCSE
4 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) MiFID
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.70%) Firmware
3 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.64%) Puppet
2 6 (1.41%) Graphite
2 6 (1.41%) logstash
2 6 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) MOM
3 2 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 60 (14.05%) Oracle
3 16 (3.75%) Zend
4 12 (2.81%) Business Objects
5 11 (2.58%) Tableau
5 11 (2.58%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.64%) Northgate
6 7 (1.64%) Cognos
7 6 (1.41%) VMware
7 6 (1.41%) Maconomy
8 5 (1.17%) SAP
8 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.94%) OpenText
9 4 (0.94%) Telerik
9 4 (0.94%) Google
9 4 (0.94%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.94%) Wonderware
10 3 (0.70%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.70%) LANDesk
10 3 (0.70%) Sencha
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