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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 627 590 604
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 282 290 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 251 216 267
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -35 272 £40,000 +2.56% 28
London +3 121 £50,000 -4.76% 6
City of London +28 54 £51,500 -8.44% 2
North West +15 44 £33,404 -3.17% 7
East of England -7 32 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Manchester +9 25 £37,500 +13.63% 5
Yorkshire -48 24 £33,000 +5.60% 2
West Midlands -1 17 £37,500 +11.11% 2
West Yorkshire -43 15 £33,000 +1.53%
South East -48 14 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Staffordshire -5 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Bedfordshire +6 11 £40,000 +6.66%
South West -34 10 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +9 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Leeds -37 8 £30,500 -3.17%
Norwich +15 7 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Norfolk +11 7 £27,500 -3.50% 2
North East 0 7 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Wiltshire -8 6 £30,750 -20.64%
Cambridgeshire -10 6 £63,750 +34.21%
Hull - 6 £27,000 -
Altrincham - 6 £20,000 -
East Yorkshire - 6 £27,000 -
Tyne and Wear +2 5 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Edinburgh -7 5 £31,000 +12.72% 1
Surrey -23 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Scotland -27 5 £31,000 -8.82% 1
Bromley - 5 £52,500 -
Lancashire -4 4 £37,500 +8.69%
Berkshire -6 4 £45,000 +74.53%

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 355 (56.35%) SQL
2 312 (49.52%) .NET
3 274 (43.49%) C#
4 215 (34.13%) SQL Server
5 197 (31.27%) Java
6 160 (25.40%) HTML
7 156 (24.76%) ASP.NET
8 155 (24.60%) Finance
9 152 (24.13%) JavaScript
10 146 (23.17%) XML
11 125 (19.84%) VB.NET
12 121 (19.21%) Degree
13 113 (17.94%) OO
14 110 (17.46%) Oracle
15 107 (16.98%) Web Services
16 101 (16.03%) Microsoft
17 95 (15.08%) jQuery
18 90 (14.29%) T-SQL
19 84 (13.33%) CSS
20 82 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 81 (12.86%) Visual Studio
22 80 (12.70%) Linux
23 79 (12.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 76 (12.06%) C++
25 75 (11.90%) MS Excel
26 71 (11.27%) Computer Science
27 69 (10.95%) .NET Framework
27 69 (10.95%) VB
28 60 (9.52%) UNIX
29 59 (9.37%) Agile Software Development

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 58 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.19%) IIS
3 16 (2.54%) Apache
4 14 (2.22%) ColdFusion
5 13 (2.06%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 9 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (1.27%) CMS
10 8 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.95%) WebLogic Integration
12 6 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.48%) nginx
14 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.32%) TorqueBox
15 2 (0.32%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 75 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.02%) 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 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.63%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.48%) Agresso
4 3 (0.48%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.32%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
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 (2.06%) 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 (2.86%) Intranet
2 14 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.75%) Internet
4 10 (1.59%) FTP
5 9 (1.43%) SMS
5 9 (1.43%) NFC
6 7 (1.11%) 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 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 82 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 79 (12.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (6.98%) MySQL
5 43 (6.83%) Relational Database
6 39 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (3.97%) Crystal Reports
10 23 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.75%) QlikView
13 10 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (1.59%) Redis
14 9 (1.43%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.27%) MS Access
15 8 (1.27%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.27%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 43 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.22%) NUnit
6 13 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.06%) MSTest
7 10 (1.59%) Subversion
8 9 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (1.11%) 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 (24.60%) Finance
2 37 (5.87%) Retail
3 27 (4.29%) Front Office
4 17 (2.70%) Banking
5 16 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.22%) Law
6 14 (2.22%) Legal
7 13 (2.06%) Back Office
8 11 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.75%) Publishing
8 11 (1.75%) Games
9 10 (1.59%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.11%) 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
1 312 (49.52%) .NET
2 160 (25.40%) HTML
3 156 (24.76%) ASP.NET
4 146 (23.17%) XML
5 107 (16.98%) Web Services
6 95 (15.08%) jQuery
7 84 (13.33%) CSS
8 69 (10.95%) .NET Framework
9 43 (6.83%) WCF
10 39 (6.19%) Ajax
11 33 (5.24%) Spring
12 31 (4.92%) HTML5
12 31 (4.92%) SOAP
13 27 (4.29%) Middleware
14 25 (3.97%) ADO.NET
14 25 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (3.17%) LINQ
15 20 (3.17%) Swing
16 19 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (2.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.13%) Derivative
3 18 (2.86%) Equities
4 17 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
5 16 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.38%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.75%) SCADA
9 10 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.11%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.11%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.11%) Statistics
12 6 (0.95%) Informatics
12 6 (0.95%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.95%) Open Source
13 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
14 4 (0.63%) iPad
14 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.70%) Linux
2 60 (9.52%) UNIX
3 46 (7.30%) Windows
4 27 (4.29%) Android
5 25 (3.97%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.06%) Debian
7 12 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.59%) Windows Phone
9 10 (1.59%) CentOS
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (17.94%) OO
2 59 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (9.21%) Multithreading
4 57 (9.05%) Software Engineering
5 55 (8.73%) Web Development
6 54 (8.57%) OOD
7 53 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (7.14%) MVC
9 42 (6.67%) Scrum
10 39 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (6.03%) Data Analysis
12 35 (5.56%) Project Management
12 35 (5.56%) E-Commerce
13 31 (4.92%) Unit Testing
14 30 (4.76%) TDD
15 29 (4.60%) CRM
16 28 (4.44%) ITIL
17 27 (4.29%) Data Modelling
17 27 (4.29%) DevOps
18 26 (4.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 355 (56.35%) SQL
2 274 (43.49%) C#
3 197 (31.27%) Java
4 152 (24.13%) JavaScript
5 125 (19.84%) VB.NET
6 90 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 76 (12.06%) C++
8 69 (10.95%) VB
9 54 (8.57%) PHP
10 47 (7.46%) Perl
11 44 (6.98%) C
12 43 (6.83%) VBA
13 37 (5.87%) Python
14 34 (5.40%) PL/SQL
15 19 (3.02%) Shell Script
16 17 (2.70%) Ruby
17 16 (2.54%) VB6
18 15 (2.38%) Scala
19 12 (1.90%) Objective-C
20 9 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 121 (19.21%) Degree
2 11 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 11 (1.75%) 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 (0.48%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (0.48%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.48%) 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 (1.59%) QA
2 7 (1.11%) HL7
2 7 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.95%) SLA
4 5 (0.79%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.48%) Squid
1 3 (0.48%) Corosync
1 3 (0.48%) 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 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.90%) Puppet
3 10 (1.59%) logstash
4 1 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 110 (17.46%) Oracle
2 101 (16.03%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.02%) SAP
4 14 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
5 11 (1.75%) Lotus
5 11 (1.75%) Telerik
6 8 (1.27%) Cognos
6 8 (1.27%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.27%) IBM
7 7 (1.11%) JBoss
7 7 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.11%) ServiceNow
8 6 (0.95%) Twitter
8 6 (0.95%) webMethods
9 5 (0.79%) Software AG
10 4 (0.63%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.63%) Northgate
10 4 (0.63%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.63%) Facebook
11 3 (0.48%) DevExpress
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Myers Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + flexitime, pension , holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
R21 Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes College
Posted: 10 days ago
Chaffron Way Campus, Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes College
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £34614 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago