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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 669 652 605
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 234 279 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 217 247 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 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 2 September 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 -24 215 £40,000 - 31
London -22 88 £50,000 - 11
South East +6 36 £39,500 -12.22% 1
East of England -5 21 £33,750 -15.62% 4
Yorkshire +4 17 £42,500 +28.78% 4
West Midlands -5 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +17 16 £38,750 -26.19% 1
West Yorkshire +8 15 £45,000 +36.36% 2
North West -33 14 £41,250 +23.13% 2
Hampshire +30 13 £39,500 +11.26%
City of London -14 13 £70,000 +35.92% 1
East Midlands +2 12 £34,000 +13.33% 5
South West -16 10 £29,500 -6.34% 1
Andover - 8 £39,500 -
Warrington +11 7 £41,250 +37.50%
Scotland +6 7 £30,500 -1.61%
Edinburgh +2 7 £30,500 -1.61%
Cheshire +1 7 £41,250 +37.50%
Essex +1 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Redhill -1 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Bradford - 7 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk +10 6 £33,500 +16.52% 1
Norwich +9 6 £33,500 +16.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +25 5 £29,400 -53.88% 2
Cambridge +22 5 £29,400 -53.88% 2
Northamptonshire +11 5 £50,000 +177.77%
Lincolnshire +10 5 £33,500 +11.66% 2
Birmingham +9 5 £42,500 +25.00%
Leeds +4 5 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Worcestershire -1 5 £32,500 +16.07%

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 253 (60.10%) SQL
2 188 (44.66%) .NET
3 169 (40.14%) C#
4 124 (29.45%) SQL Server
5 119 (28.27%) HTML
6 116 (27.55%) JavaScript
7 89 (21.14%) Java
8 83 (19.71%) CSS
9 77 (18.29%) Microsoft
10 76 (18.05%) Finance
10 76 (18.05%) Degree
11 66 (15.68%) Oracle
12 63 (14.96%) Linux
12 63 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (13.78%) ASP.NET
14 56 (13.30%) XML
15 55 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
16 54 (12.83%) MS Excel
17 53 (12.59%) CRM
18 50 (11.88%) PHP
19 49 (11.64%) jQuery
20 47 (11.16%) Web Services
21 46 (10.93%) Perl
22 42 (9.98%) C
22 42 (9.98%) Python
22 42 (9.98%) UNIX
22 42 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 39 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
24 38 (9.03%) Workflow
24 38 (9.03%) Windows

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 32 (7.60%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.28%) Apache
3 16 (3.80%) IIS
4 14 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 13 (3.09%) CMS
6 7 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.19%) SAS
9 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.95%) ArchestrA
10 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.71%) Node.js
10 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.71%) nginx
10 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.48%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 54 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.80%) MS Office
3 11 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.19%) MS Project
5 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Simulink
6 1 (0.24%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 27 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (2.38%) Visualfiles
4 5 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.71%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.24%) Agresso
8 1 (0.24%) JDE World
8 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.43%) SaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.99%) Internet
2 7 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.43%) Intranet
4 4 (0.95%) IPv6
4 4 (0.95%) ICMP
4 4 (0.95%) Wireless
4 4 (0.95%) DNS
4 4 (0.95%) SSL
4 4 (0.95%) HTTP
4 4 (0.95%) SNMP
5 3 (0.71%) Broadband
5 3 (0.71%) VLAN
6 2 (0.48%) LAN
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
6 2 (0.48%) IPv4
6 2 (0.48%) VPN
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (7.84%) Relational Database
6 25 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (5.23%) MySQL
8 19 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (4.28%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (3.56%) Oracle Database
11 14 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (2.14%) OLAP
14 8 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.90%) Star Schema
14 8 (1.90%) QlikView
15 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (1.43%) MS Access
16 5 (1.19%) UniData
Development Applications
1 31 (7.36%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.99%) Subversion
3 19 (4.51%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.61%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.14%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.14%) ProC
7 8 (1.90%) Toad
8 7 (1.66%) Ant
8 7 (1.66%) Maven
9 4 (0.95%) Hudson
10 3 (0.71%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.48%) Selenium
11 2 (0.48%) NUnit
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 76 (18.05%) Finance
2 28 (6.65%) Manufacturing
3 24 (5.70%) Law
4 18 (4.28%) Legal
5 17 (4.04%) Front Office
6 13 (3.09%) Banking
7 12 (2.85%) Retail
8 10 (2.38%) Billing
8 10 (2.38%) Back Office
9 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.90%) Electronics
11 5 (1.19%) Japanese Language
12 4 (0.95%) Games
12 4 (0.95%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.24%) Automotive
15 1 (0.24%) Advertising
15 1 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (44.66%) .NET
2 119 (28.27%) HTML
3 83 (19.71%) CSS
4 58 (13.78%) ASP.NET
5 56 (13.30%) XML
6 49 (11.64%) jQuery
7 47 (11.16%) Web Services
8 25 (5.94%) WCF
9 22 (5.23%) .NET Framework
9 22 (5.23%) SOAP
10 21 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (4.28%) HTML5
12 17 (4.04%) WPF
13 16 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (3.56%) RESTful
15 14 (3.33%) Ajax
15 14 (3.33%) Middleware
16 13 (3.09%) JDBC
16 13 (3.09%) JSON
17 11 (2.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.56%) Equities
4 13 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (3.09%) User Experience
5 11 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.14%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.90%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.66%) GIS
8 7 (1.66%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.43%) iSeries
9 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.19%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.19%) Video Editing
10 5 (1.19%) SCADA
10 5 (1.19%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.95%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.96%) Linux
2 42 (9.98%) UNIX
3 38 (9.03%) Windows
4 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.71%) AIX
6 3 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.48%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (12.59%) CRM
3 38 (9.03%) Workflow
4 37 (8.79%) MVC
5 29 (6.89%) SDLC
6 26 (6.18%) ERP
6 26 (6.18%) OO
7 24 (5.70%) E-Commerce
8 17 (4.04%) OOD
8 17 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (4.04%) TDD
9 16 (3.80%) ETL
10 15 (3.56%) Unit Testing
10 15 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (3.09%) Open Source
12 12 (2.85%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (2.85%) Data Modelling
13 11 (2.61%) Business Analysis
13 11 (2.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 253 (60.10%) SQL
2 169 (40.14%) C#
3 116 (27.55%) JavaScript
4 89 (21.14%) Java
5 50 (11.88%) PHP
6 46 (10.93%) Perl
7 42 (9.98%) C
7 42 (9.98%) Python
8 38 (9.03%) VB.NET
9 36 (8.55%) T-SQL
10 34 (8.08%) C++
11 30 (7.13%) PL/SQL
12 29 (6.89%) VB
13 20 (4.75%) VBA
14 11 (2.61%) Ruby
15 10 (2.38%) RPG
15 10 (2.38%) VBScript
16 9 (2.14%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.66%) Bash Shell
18 5 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (18.05%) Degree
2 12 (2.85%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (2.85%) Sun Certification
3 7 (1.66%) OCA
4 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.71%) ISEB
5 3 (0.71%) MCSE
5 3 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.43%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) MiFID
3 1 (0.24%) EMIR
3 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) SCOM
2 2 (0.48%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.48%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.24%) MOM
3 1 (0.24%) logstash
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.68%) Oracle
3 9 (2.14%) Zend
4 8 (1.90%) Sun
5 7 (1.66%) VMware
5 7 (1.66%) Maconomy
6 6 (1.43%) Wonderware
7 5 (1.19%) Citrix
7 5 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.95%) SAP
8 4 (0.95%) IBM
8 4 (0.95%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.95%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.95%) Red Gate
8 4 (0.95%) Infragistics
9 3 (0.71%) Twitter
9 3 (0.71%) Freescale
9 3 (0.71%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.48%) Reuters
Central London / West End
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Salary: 45000 - 55000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Share options
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum plus benefits and entertainment sector envir
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £29000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package, free parking
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