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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 700 655 614
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 198 244 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 178 184 247
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -48 188 £42,000 +16.66% 27
London +49 75 £47,500 -20.83% 10
South East -15 32 £28,500 -28.75% 2
East of England -12 23 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North West -17 18 £42,750 +6.87% 5
South West +1 17 £35,000 +2.94% 2
City of London +30 16 £41,500 -30.83% 2
Surrey -16 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Manchester -26 13 £45,000 +25.00% 4
West Midlands -11 12 £46,000 +53.33% 2
Cambridge +3 10 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 10 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Hampshire -30 9 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Staffordshire +4 8 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +12 6 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Dorking - 6 £27,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £36,250 -
Bristol +7 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Yorkshire -58 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East Sussex - 5 £27,500 -
Lancashire - 5 £33,500 - 1
Gosport - 5 £27,500 -
South Wales +13 4 £31,000 -
Wales +9 4 £31,000 -
Norfolk +6 4 £41,250 +50.00%
Scotland +3 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Blackburn - 4 £33,000 -
Brighton - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands +12 3 £37,000 +21.31% 3
Altrincham +5 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 220 (50.00%) SQL
2 183 (41.59%) .NET
3 164 (37.27%) C#
4 141 (32.05%) SQL Server
5 126 (28.64%) Java
6 118 (26.82%) JavaScript
7 112 (25.45%) HTML
8 111 (25.23%) ASP.NET
9 101 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (20.68%) OO
11 90 (20.45%) Degree
12 88 (20.00%) Finance
13 80 (18.18%) Oracle
14 75 (17.05%) Microsoft
15 72 (16.36%) CSS
16 71 (16.14%) jQuery
17 67 (15.23%) Windows
18 62 (14.09%) VB.NET
18 62 (14.09%) XML
19 52 (11.82%) MVC
20 51 (11.59%) MS Excel
20 51 (11.59%) C++
21 48 (10.91%) Computer Science
22 47 (10.68%) SharePoint
23 46 (10.45%) Web Services
23 46 (10.45%) PHP
23 46 (10.45%) Scrum
24 44 (10.00%) Python
24 44 (10.00%) T-SQL
25 43 (9.77%) Project Management

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 10 (2.27%) IIS
2 10 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (2.05%) ColdFusion
4 7 (1.59%) Apache
5 6 (1.36%) CMS
5 6 (1.36%) JBoss
5 6 (1.36%) FormScape
5 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.91%) WebLogic Integration
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.68%) Node.js
7 3 (0.68%) Liferay
8 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 51 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.59%) MS Office
3 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.82%) ResourceLink
3 4 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.68%) Agresso
4 3 (0.68%) HFM
4 3 (0.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.23%) BASE24
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.14%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.68%) Office 365
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.23%) Intranet
2 13 (2.95%) Internet
3 10 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.14%) VPN
5 4 (0.91%) DNS
5 4 (0.91%) HTTP
6 2 (0.45%) SSL
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.23%) SMTP
7 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 35 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (7.95%) MySQL
5 30 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (3.41%) MS Access
7 15 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.27%) Cognos Impromptu
11 9 (2.05%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.82%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.59%) Essbase
14 6 (1.36%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.36%) Big Data
14 6 (1.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (8.86%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.41%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (2.50%) JIRA
5 11 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.82%) Toad
7 7 (1.59%) ProC
7 7 (1.59%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.36%) Subversion
8 6 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.36%) JUnit
9 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.23%) NUnit
11 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.23%) Checkstyle
11 1 (0.23%) MorphX
General
1 88 (20.00%) Finance
2 25 (5.68%) Retail
3 13 (2.95%) Banking
4 12 (2.73%) Front Office
5 11 (2.50%) Legal
6 8 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.14%) Back Office
7 5 (1.14%) Advertising
7 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.91%) Marketing
8 4 (0.91%) Billing
8 4 (0.91%) Law
8 4 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.68%) Automotive
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (41.59%) .NET
2 112 (25.45%) HTML
3 111 (25.23%) ASP.NET
4 72 (16.36%) CSS
5 71 (16.14%) jQuery
6 62 (14.09%) XML
7 46 (10.45%) Web Services
8 38 (8.64%) .NET Framework
9 35 (7.95%) Ajax
10 21 (4.77%) WinForms
11 20 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (3.86%) WPF
13 16 (3.64%) WCF
13 16 (3.64%) HTML5
13 16 (3.64%) Java EE
14 15 (3.41%) Spring
15 14 (3.18%) Middleware
15 14 (3.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 13 (2.95%) SOAP
17 12 (2.73%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 40 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.95%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.73%) Telematics
7 10 (2.27%) Open Source
7 10 (2.27%) Derivative
8 9 (2.05%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.82%) Cryptography
9 8 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (1.59%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (1.36%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.36%) Equities
11 6 (1.36%) Data Extraction
11 6 (1.36%) User Experience
12 5 (1.14%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.14%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.23%) Windows
2 41 (9.32%) Linux
3 36 (8.18%) UNIX
4 12 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.27%) Android
6 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.68%) NetWare
9 3 (0.68%) Solaris
9 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.45%) Debian
10 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.68%) OO
3 52 (11.82%) MVC
4 46 (10.45%) Scrum
5 43 (9.77%) Project Management
6 39 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (8.86%) Data Analysis
7 37 (8.41%) OOD
8 35 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 29 (6.59%) Web Development
11 28 (6.36%) Multithreading
12 26 (5.91%) E-Commerce
13 25 (5.68%) ITIL
14 24 (5.45%) UML
14 24 (5.45%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.23%) OOP
15 23 (5.23%) SOA
16 22 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
16 22 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 220 (50.00%) SQL
2 164 (37.27%) C#
3 126 (28.64%) Java
4 118 (26.82%) JavaScript
5 62 (14.09%) VB.NET
6 51 (11.59%) C++
7 46 (10.45%) PHP
8 44 (10.00%) Python
8 44 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 32 (7.27%) VB
10 29 (6.59%) Perl
11 28 (6.36%) PL/SQL
11 28 (6.36%) C
12 21 (4.77%) VBA
13 17 (3.86%) Ruby
14 16 (3.64%) Jython
15 12 (2.73%) VB6
16 10 (2.27%) Scala
17 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.36%) F#
Qualifications
1 90 (20.45%) Degree
2 12 (2.73%) PhD
3 8 (1.82%) PMP
3 8 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.36%) CISM
4 6 (1.36%) CISMP
4 6 (1.36%) CISSP
5 4 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.45%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.27%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.68%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) Squid
2 2 (0.45%) Corosync
Vendors
1 80 (18.18%) Oracle
2 75 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.73%) Cognos
4 9 (2.05%) Northgate
5 8 (1.82%) SAP
5 8 (1.82%) i-GRasp
6 7 (1.59%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.36%) IBM
8 5 (1.14%) Zend
8 5 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.14%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.91%) Twitter
9 4 (0.91%) webMethods
9 4 (0.91%) HP
10 3 (0.68%) Interwoven
10 3 (0.68%) Software AG
10 3 (0.68%) Novell
10 3 (0.68%) CA
10 3 (0.68%) Sybase
10 3 (0.68%) Business Objects
Manchester
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £31,342, rising to £37,394
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, 26 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Quality solicitors
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London (W1)
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive (DOE)
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+ benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago