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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 672 633 627
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 226 246 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 204 194 230
Average salary £40,000 £38,704 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.34% -3.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -27 214 £40,000 +2.80% 29
London -9 82 £51,500 -14.16% 9
City of London +27 33 £51,500 -14.16%
South East -16 28 £35,000 -26.31% 6
North West -30 22 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South West -13 21 £35,000 -2.09% 3
Yorkshire -43 21 £33,000 -5.71%
East of England -18 19 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Manchester -8 15 £35,404 -3.66% 3
West Yorkshire -33 14 £33,000 -2.22%
Surrey -16 11 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands -30 11 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Bedfordshire -1 9 £40,000 +16.78%
Staffordshire -10 9 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hampshire -12 9 £27,500 -29.31% 3
North East -15 8 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +7 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wiltshire +2 7 £28,250 -27.09%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Milton Keynes -3 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Bournemouth -5 6 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Dorset -7 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Norfolk +16 5 £37,500 +20.28%
Lancashire +9 5 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Wales +8 5 £31,750 +11.40% 1
Bristol -8 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Scotland -10 5 £31,000 -
South Wales - 5 £31,750 - 1

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 299 (54.36%) SQL
2 258 (46.91%) .NET
3 221 (40.18%) C#
4 176 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 161 (29.27%) Java
6 144 (26.18%) HTML
7 131 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 130 (23.64%) ASP.NET
9 123 (22.36%) Finance
10 113 (20.55%) XML
11 108 (19.64%) OO
12 103 (18.73%) Degree
13 101 (18.36%) VB.NET
14 99 (18.00%) Oracle
15 89 (16.18%) Microsoft
16 84 (15.27%) CSS
17 82 (14.91%) jQuery
18 76 (13.82%) Computer Science
19 72 (13.09%) Web Services
20 67 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 66 (12.00%) T-SQL
22 65 (11.82%) C++
23 63 (11.45%) Windows
23 63 (11.45%) Linux
23 63 (11.45%) MS Excel
24 61 (11.09%) SharePoint
24 61 (11.09%) Visual Studio
25 58 (10.55%) PHP
25 58 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 61 (11.09%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.82%) IIS
3 14 (2.55%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.55%) Apache
4 12 (2.18%) ColdFusion
5 9 (1.64%) IBM Notes
5 9 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (1.45%) CMS
7 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.09%) JBoss
8 6 (1.09%) WebLogic Integration
9 4 (0.73%) nginx
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 63 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.64%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.55%) Agresso
6 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.36%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.36%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.18%) Maximo
7 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Line 500
7 1 (0.18%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.09%) SaaS
2 5 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.36%) Intranet
2 13 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.18%) Internet
4 6 (1.09%) FTP
5 5 (0.91%) HTTP
5 5 (0.91%) SSL
6 4 (0.73%) DNS
7 2 (0.36%) SMTP
7 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.36%) VPN
7 2 (0.36%) Extranet
7 2 (0.36%) MPLS
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
8 1 (0.18%) CTI
8 1 (0.18%) SAN
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.18%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.18%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (9.09%) MySQL
5 45 (8.18%) Relational Database
6 32 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (5.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (4.18%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.45%) MS Access
14 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.27%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.91%) JasperReports
16 4 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 61 (11.09%) Visual Studio
2 31 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (2.36%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (2.00%) JIRA
6 9 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.64%) Subversion
7 8 (1.45%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.45%) Toad
8 6 (1.09%) JUnit
9 5 (0.91%) ProC
9 5 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.73%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.73%) Selenium
10 4 (0.73%) MSTest
10 4 (0.73%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.55%) Xcode
11 3 (0.55%) NUnit
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 123 (22.36%) Finance
2 42 (7.64%) Retail
3 25 (4.55%) Front Office
4 16 (2.91%) Legal
5 14 (2.55%) Banking
6 13 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.18%) Back Office
8 10 (1.82%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.64%) Automotive
9 9 (1.64%) Law
9 9 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.09%) Marketing
11 6 (1.09%) Advertising
12 5 (0.91%) Publishing
13 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.73%) Billing
13 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.55%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (46.91%) .NET
2 144 (26.18%) HTML
3 130 (23.64%) ASP.NET
4 113 (20.55%) XML
5 84 (15.27%) CSS
6 82 (14.91%) jQuery
7 72 (13.09%) Web Services
8 52 (9.45%) .NET Framework
9 39 (7.09%) Ajax
10 26 (4.73%) WCF
10 26 (4.73%) SOAP
11 24 (4.36%) Middleware
12 22 (4.00%) HTML5
13 18 (3.27%) WinForms
14 17 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.91%) Spring
16 15 (2.73%) ADO.NET
17 14 (2.55%) LINQ
17 14 (2.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.64%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.55%) Derivative
5 17 (3.09%) Equities
6 16 (2.91%) Equity Derivative
7 12 (2.18%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.18%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.00%) SCADA
8 11 (2.00%) Telematics
9 10 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.45%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.27%) Replication
11 7 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.27%) Open Source
11 7 (1.27%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.27%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.45%) Windows
1 63 (11.45%) Linux
2 53 (9.64%) UNIX
3 16 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.73%) Android
5 8 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.09%) Debian
8 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) CentOS
10 2 (0.36%) NetWare
10 2 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) zOS
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (19.64%) OO
3 57 (10.36%) Software Engineering
4 55 (10.00%) OOD
5 51 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (8.91%) Data Analysis
7 45 (8.18%) Scrum
8 44 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (7.64%) Web Development
10 41 (7.45%) E-Commerce
11 38 (6.91%) Project Management
12 35 (6.36%) MVC
13 29 (5.27%) CRM
14 28 (5.09%) Business Analysis
15 27 (4.91%) TDD
15 27 (4.91%) Unit Testing
16 26 (4.73%) Multithreading
17 22 (4.00%) ITIL
17 22 (4.00%) UML
17 22 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 299 (54.36%) SQL
2 221 (40.18%) C#
3 161 (29.27%) Java
4 130 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 101 (18.36%) VB.NET
6 66 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 65 (11.82%) C++
8 58 (10.55%) PHP
9 55 (10.00%) VB
10 46 (8.36%) Python
11 42 (7.64%) Perl
12 33 (6.00%) VBA
13 32 (5.82%) PL/SQL
14 25 (4.55%) C
15 15 (2.73%) Jython
15 15 (2.73%) VB6
16 14 (2.55%) Shell Script
17 12 (2.18%) Ruby
18 8 (1.45%) Scala
18 8 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (18.73%) Degree
2 12 (2.18%) PhD
3 9 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.09%) CISMP
4 6 (1.09%) CISSP
4 6 (1.09%) CISM
5 5 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.73%) MCP
7 3 (0.55%) MCSD
7 3 (0.55%) NVQ Level 3
7 3 (0.55%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) MCTS
9 1 (0.18%) CIMA
9 1 (0.18%) ACCA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.82%) QA
2 7 (1.27%) SLA
3 6 (1.09%) HL7
3 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.73%) Corosync
1 4 (0.73%) Squid
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.18%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.36%) logstash
2 2 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 99 (18.00%) Oracle
2 89 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.00%) SAP
4 10 (1.82%) Lotus
5 9 (1.64%) Cognos
5 9 (1.64%) IBM
6 7 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.27%) Twitter
7 6 (1.09%) Telerik
7 6 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.91%) webMethods
8 5 (0.91%) Business Objects
8 5 (0.91%) Software AG
9 4 (0.73%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.73%) HP
9 4 (0.73%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.55%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.55%) CA
10 3 (0.55%) Interwoven
10 3 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Coventry University
Salary: £30,438 - £38,517
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
University of Westminster
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
MESM
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus scheme.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
ABPmer
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gosport
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Comic Relief
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Prevailing
Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Border of Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago