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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 637 594 602
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 276 288 302
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 245 217 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -30 267 £40,000 - 30
London -6 119 £50,000 -6.10% 6
City of London +38 52 £51,500 -6.36% 1
North West +5 42 £33,404 -4.56% 7
East of England -19 30 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Yorkshire -43 25 £33,000 +3.12% 2
Manchester +13 24 £35,404 +7.28% 4
West Midlands +6 16 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire -27 16 £33,000 +1.53% 1
South East -48 14 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Staffordshire -5 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Bedfordshire -6 11 £40,000 +6.66%
South West -39 11 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +4 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Leeds -39 8 £30,500 -3.17% 1
North East +1 7 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Norwich +18 6 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Norfolk +14 6 £28,750 +0.87% 1
Wiltshire -7 6 £30,750 -20.64%
East Yorkshire - 6 £27,000 -
Hull - 6 £27,000 -
Altrincham - 6 £20,000 -
Tyne and Wear -1 5 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -12 5 £63,750 +34.21% 1
Surrey -23 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Bromley - 5 £52,500 -
Lancashire -1 4 £37,500 +8.69%
Berkshire -7 4 £45,000 +74.53%
Edinburgh -7 4 £31,000 +12.72% 1
Hertfordshire -11 4 £42,500 +54.54% 1

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 357 (56.31%) SQL
2 313 (49.37%) .NET
3 274 (43.22%) C#
4 215 (33.91%) SQL Server
5 197 (31.07%) Java
6 161 (25.39%) HTML
7 158 (24.92%) ASP.NET
8 155 (24.45%) Finance
9 153 (24.13%) JavaScript
10 146 (23.03%) XML
11 127 (20.03%) VB.NET
12 121 (19.09%) Degree
13 114 (17.98%) OO
14 111 (17.51%) Oracle
15 108 (17.03%) Web Services
16 102 (16.09%) Microsoft
17 97 (15.30%) jQuery
18 91 (14.35%) T-SQL
19 85 (13.41%) CSS
20 82 (12.93%) Visual Studio
20 82 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 81 (12.78%) Linux
22 79 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 75 (11.83%) C++
23 75 (11.83%) MS Excel
24 71 (11.20%) Computer Science
25 70 (11.04%) VB
26 69 (10.88%) .NET Framework
27 61 (9.62%) UNIX
28 59 (9.31%) SharePoint

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 59 (9.31%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.15%) IIS
3 16 (2.52%) Apache
4 15 (2.37%) ColdFusion
5 13 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (1.58%) IBM Notes
9 9 (1.42%) Lotus Domino
9 9 (1.42%) CMS
10 8 (1.26%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.95%) WebLogic Integration
12 6 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.47%) nginx
14 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.32%) TorqueBox
15 2 (0.32%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 75 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.15%) MS Office
3 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.63%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.42%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.63%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.47%) Agresso
4 3 (0.47%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.32%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.95%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) PaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.84%) Intranet
2 14 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.74%) Internet
4 10 (1.58%) FTP
5 9 (1.42%) SMS
5 9 (1.42%) NFC
6 7 (1.10%) SMPP
7 5 (0.79%) HTTP
7 5 (0.79%) SSL
8 2 (0.32%) Extranet
8 2 (0.32%) MPLS
8 2 (0.32%) DNS
8 2 (0.32%) SMTP
8 2 (0.32%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) WCDMA
9 1 (0.16%) IPv4
9 1 (0.16%) SAN
9 1 (0.16%) CTI
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (33.91%) SQL Server
2 82 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 79 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (6.94%) MySQL
5 43 (6.78%) Relational Database
6 40 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
10 24 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.74%) QlikView
12 11 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (1.58%) Redis
14 9 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.26%) MS Access
15 8 (1.26%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.26%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 82 (12.93%) Visual Studio
2 43 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (5.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.21%) NUnit
6 13 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.05%) MSTest
7 10 (1.58%) Subversion
7 10 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (1.42%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (1.10%) JIRA
10 6 (0.95%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.79%) JUnit
11 5 (0.79%) Xcode
11 5 (0.79%) Toad
11 5 (0.79%) ProC
12 4 (0.63%) Maven
12 4 (0.63%) Selenium
12 4 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 155 (24.45%) Finance
2 37 (5.84%) Retail
3 27 (4.26%) Front Office
4 17 (2.68%) Banking
5 16 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.21%) Law
6 14 (2.21%) Legal
7 13 (2.05%) Back Office
8 11 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.74%) Publishing
8 11 (1.74%) Games
9 10 (1.58%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.10%) Automotive
12 6 (0.95%) Advertising
12 6 (0.95%) Marketing
13 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.63%) Billing
14 4 (0.63%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.32%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (49.37%) .NET
2 161 (25.39%) HTML
3 158 (24.92%) ASP.NET
4 146 (23.03%) XML
5 108 (17.03%) Web Services
6 97 (15.30%) jQuery
7 85 (13.41%) CSS
8 69 (10.88%) .NET Framework
9 43 (6.78%) WCF
10 40 (6.31%) Ajax
11 33 (5.21%) Spring
12 32 (5.05%) HTML5
12 32 (5.05%) SOAP
13 27 (4.26%) Middleware
14 26 (4.10%) ADO.NET
15 25 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (3.15%) LINQ
16 20 (3.15%) Swing
16 20 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (2.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.20%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.10%) Derivative
3 18 (2.84%) Equities
4 17 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.68%) Equity Derivative
5 15 (2.37%) Data Integration
6 12 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.74%) SCADA
8 10 (1.58%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.10%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.10%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.10%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.10%) Statistics
11 6 (0.95%) Informatics
11 6 (0.95%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.95%) Open Source
12 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.63%) iPad
13 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 81 (12.78%) Linux
2 61 (9.62%) UNIX
3 46 (7.26%) Windows
4 27 (4.26%) Android
5 25 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.05%) Debian
7 12 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.58%) Windows Phone
9 10 (1.58%) CentOS
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (17.98%) OO
2 59 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (8.99%) Software Engineering
3 57 (8.99%) Multithreading
4 56 (8.83%) OOD
5 55 (8.68%) Web Development
6 54 (8.52%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (7.10%) MVC
8 43 (6.78%) Scrum
9 40 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 39 (6.15%) Data Analysis
11 36 (5.68%) Project Management
11 36 (5.68%) E-Commerce
12 31 (4.89%) Unit Testing
13 30 (4.73%) TDD
14 29 (4.57%) CRM
15 28 (4.42%) ITIL
16 27 (4.26%) Data Modelling
16 27 (4.26%) DevOps
17 26 (4.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 357 (56.31%) SQL
2 274 (43.22%) C#
3 197 (31.07%) Java
4 153 (24.13%) JavaScript
5 127 (20.03%) VB.NET
6 91 (14.35%) T-SQL
7 75 (11.83%) C++
8 70 (11.04%) VB
9 55 (8.68%) PHP
10 48 (7.57%) Perl
11 45 (7.10%) C
12 44 (6.94%) VBA
13 37 (5.84%) Python
14 35 (5.52%) PL/SQL
15 19 (3.00%) Shell Script
16 17 (2.68%) VB6
16 17 (2.68%) Ruby
17 15 (2.37%) Scala
18 12 (1.89%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 121 (19.09%) Degree
2 11 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 11 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.63%) MCP
4 4 (0.63%) PhD
4 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (0.47%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) MCSD
6 2 (0.32%) MCTS
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) CCNA
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ACCA
7 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.58%) QA
2 7 (1.10%) HL7
2 7 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.95%) SLA
4 5 (0.79%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Squid
1 3 (0.47%) Corosync
1 3 (0.47%) KVM
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) vSphere
2 1 (0.16%) Samba
2 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.89%) Puppet
3 10 (1.58%) logstash
4 1 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 111 (17.51%) Oracle
2 102 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.00%) SAP
4 14 (2.21%) MicroStrategy
5 11 (1.74%) Lotus
5 11 (1.74%) Telerik
6 9 (1.42%) Cognos
6 9 (1.42%) IBM
7 8 (1.26%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.10%) JBoss
8 7 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.10%) Twitter
8 7 (1.10%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.95%) webMethods
10 5 (0.79%) Software AG
11 4 (0.63%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.63%) Northgate
11 4 (0.63%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.63%) Facebook
12 3 (0.47%) DevExpress
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes College
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Myers Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + flexitime, pension , holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 12 days ago