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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Developer
Rank 665 710 713
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 278 228 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 214 192 160
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +5.85%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +75 267 £42,500 +6.25% 22
London -3 79 £52,500 +23.52% 4
South East +25 55 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East of England +4 36 £45,000 +5.88% 3
East Midlands +29 28 £38,500 +18.46% 4
Yorkshire +31 27 £37,500 -9.33%
West Yorkshire +16 25 £35,000 -15.37%
Surrey +19 24 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South West -1 24 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 22 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Cambridge +8 22 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Hampshire +37 18 £40,000 - 2
Leeds +17 17 £35,000 -18.06%
Redhill +10 17 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London +48 14 £70,000 +68.67%
Nottinghamshire +19 13 £32,500 +16.07%
Somerset - 13 £26,500 -
Norwich +21 10 £27,000 -34.54%
Norfolk +19 10 £27,000 -34.54%
North West +18 10 £33,500 -22.09% 3
Northamptonshire - 10 £47,500 - 3
Taunton - 10 £26,500 -
Berkshire -10 9 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Northampton - 9 £47,500 - 2
Dorset +14 8 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Halifax +4 8 - -
West Midlands -8 8 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Farnborough - 8 £35,000 -
Manchester +13 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Scotland 0 5 £37,250 +6.42%

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 316 (55.34%) SQL
2 209 (36.60%) .NET
3 185 (32.40%) C#
4 165 (28.90%) HTML
5 156 (27.32%) SQL Server
6 144 (25.22%) JavaScript
6 144 (25.22%) Linux
7 126 (22.07%) Java
7 126 (22.07%) Finance
8 124 (21.72%) Python
9 120 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
10 118 (20.67%) CSS
11 114 (19.96%) Microsoft
12 98 (17.16%) Unix
13 91 (15.94%) Oracle
14 90 (15.76%) Perl
15 84 (14.71%) Degree
16 83 (14.54%) ASP.NET
17 67 (11.73%) Mentoring
18 65 (11.38%) PHP
18 65 (11.38%) Windows
18 65 (11.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 64 (11.21%) C
19 64 (11.21%) MS Excel
20 59 (10.33%) Jenkins
21 56 (9.81%) jQuery
21 56 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
22 55 (9.63%) VB.NET
22 55 (9.63%) PL/SQL
23 54 (9.46%) MVC

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 51 (8.93%) Apache
2 43 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.85%) nginx
5 17 (2.98%) CMS
6 15 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.45%) IIS
7 14 (2.45%) OpenStack
8 13 (2.28%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.88%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.88%) Confluence
12 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.88%) WordPress
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.53%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 64 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.15%) MS Office
3 14 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (2.45%) MS Project
3 14 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.93%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (1.58%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.53%) HFM
8 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.35%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Sage 300 ERP
9 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.23%) GitHub
3 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.88%) SaaS
3 5 (0.88%) Trello
4 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.25%) DNS
2 26 (4.55%) HTTP
3 22 (3.85%) IPv6
4 19 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.15%) Intranet
6 12 (2.10%) Broadband
6 12 (2.10%) SNMP
7 8 (1.40%) VPN
8 7 (1.23%) Firewall
8 7 (1.23%) Internet
9 6 (1.05%) VLAN
10 5 (0.88%) RFID
10 5 (0.88%) RS-232
10 5 (0.88%) RS-485
11 3 (0.53%) Skype
12 2 (0.35%) ICMP
13 1 (0.18%) LDAP
13 1 (0.18%) NAS
13 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (27.32%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (7.18%) MySQL
5 32 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 29 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.85%) InfluxDB
9 21 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 13 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (2.10%) Couchbase
13 12 (2.10%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.75%) OLAP
14 10 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (1.40%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (10.33%) Jenkins
2 53 (9.28%) Git (software)
3 35 (6.13%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.60%) Subversion
5 26 (4.55%) ProC
6 22 (3.85%) Vagrant
7 18 (3.15%) Maven
8 16 (2.80%) Toad
9 13 (2.28%) JIRA
10 12 (2.10%) Gerrit
10 12 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (2.10%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.93%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.23%) Ant
15 6 (1.05%) JUnit
15 6 (1.05%) PHPUnit
15 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 5 (0.88%) Grunt
General
1 126 (22.07%) Finance
2 52 (9.11%) Front Office
3 30 (5.25%) Retail
4 27 (4.73%) Games
5 21 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.15%) Law
6 18 (3.15%) Legal
7 12 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.75%) Banking
9 9 (1.58%) Advertising
10 8 (1.40%) Billing
10 8 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.23%) Electronics
12 6 (1.05%) Marketing
13 5 (0.88%) Back Office
14 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (36.60%) .NET
2 165 (28.90%) HTML
3 118 (20.67%) CSS
4 83 (14.54%) ASP.NET
5 56 (9.81%) jQuery
6 52 (9.11%) Web Services
7 42 (7.36%) WCF
7 42 (7.36%) XML
8 38 (6.65%) HTML5
9 32 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (4.38%) Classic ASP
11 24 (4.20%) .NET Framework
11 24 (4.20%) LAMP
12 21 (3.68%) WPF
13 18 (3.15%) Django
14 16 (2.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 15 (2.63%) AngularJS
15 15 (2.63%) Middleware
16 14 (2.45%) EDI
17 12 (2.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.13%) Equities
3 29 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 22 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 22 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.63%) User Experience
6 14 (2.45%) SWIFT
6 14 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (1.40%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.70%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.70%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.70%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.53%) Robotics
11 3 (0.53%) Verilog
11 3 (0.53%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 144 (25.22%) Linux
2 98 (17.16%) Unix
3 65 (11.38%) Windows
4 16 (2.80%) AIX
5 12 (2.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.40%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.70%) Debian
9 4 (0.70%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (11.73%) Mentoring
3 56 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (9.46%) MVC
5 52 (9.11%) Software Engineering
6 48 (8.41%) Open Source
7 43 (7.53%) High Availability
8 42 (7.36%) Scrum
9 41 (7.18%) TDD
10 40 (7.01%) OO
11 34 (5.95%) BDD
12 33 (5.78%) SDLC
13 32 (5.60%) CRM
13 32 (5.60%) Web Application Development
14 30 (5.25%) ERP
15 29 (5.08%) E-Commerce
15 29 (5.08%) Workflow
16 28 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (4.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 316 (55.34%) SQL
2 185 (32.40%) C#
3 144 (25.22%) JavaScript
4 126 (22.07%) Java
5 124 (21.72%) Python
6 90 (15.76%) Perl
7 65 (11.38%) PHP
8 64 (11.21%) C
9 55 (9.63%) PL/SQL
9 55 (9.63%) VB.NET
10 53 (9.28%) T-SQL
11 50 (8.76%) VB
12 41 (7.18%) Shell Script
12 41 (7.18%) VBA
13 38 (6.65%) C++
14 23 (4.03%) Ruby
15 20 (3.50%) VBScript
16 14 (2.45%) PowerShell
17 13 (2.28%) VB6
18 7 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (14.71%) Degree
2 9 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (1.58%) Sun Certification
3 7 (1.23%) OCA
4 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.05%) MySQL Certification
5 5 (0.88%) HND
6 4 (0.70%) ISEB
6 4 (0.70%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.70%) MCP
6 4 (0.70%) MCPD
7 2 (0.35%) ACCA
7 2 (0.35%) CIMA
7 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MCITP
8 1 (0.18%) MCSA
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
8 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.93%) SEPA
2 9 (1.58%) QA
3 7 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.53%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (4.38%) Docker
2 7 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.88%) Firmware
4 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 19 (3.33%) Puppet
2 15 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.75%) Ansible
4 8 (1.40%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) Graphite
5 1 (0.18%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 114 (19.96%) Microsoft
2 91 (15.94%) Oracle
3 15 (2.63%) Sun
4 10 (1.75%) Zend
5 9 (1.58%) Google
6 8 (1.40%) SAP
7 7 (1.23%) Cognos
7 7 (1.23%) VMware
8 5 (0.88%) Alteryx
8 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.88%) EMC
8 5 (0.88%) ESRI
8 5 (0.88%) IBM
8 5 (0.88%) Informatica
8 5 (0.88%) Tableau
9 4 (0.70%) Maconomy
10 3 (0.53%) Altera
10 3 (0.53%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.53%) Progress
10 3 (0.53%) Xilinx
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Insurances
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus & share incentive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 28days hols,life ins,private health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Based on Exp + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits included + negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary (DOE)
Posted: 24 days ago