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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 663 628 612
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 242 254 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 216 188 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 19 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 -20 231 £40,000 - 33
London -28 104 £50,000 -9.09% 6
City of London +33 48 £51,500 -6.36% 2
North West +1 31 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire -25 26 £33,000 +1.53% 1
West Yorkshire -32 18 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Manchester +16 17 £37,500 +5.23% 6
South West -25 17 £31,500 -3.07% 4
South East -28 17 £43,750 -7.89% 2
East of England -31 17 £37,500 +8.69% 6
West Midlands -16 10 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bedfordshire -11 9 £35,000 +2.18% 2
Wiltshire +9 8 £31,500 -18.70% 1
Staffordshire -13 8 £46,250 +32.14%
North East -4 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Leeds -34 7 £32,750 +3.96% 1
Surrey -9 6 £52,500 +10.52%
East Yorkshire - 6 £27,000 -
Hull - 6 £27,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +3 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Tyne and Wear -3 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Edinburgh -7 5 £31,000 +12.72%
Scotland -25 5 £31,000 -8.82%
Berkshire +2 4 £45,000 +74.53%
Dorset -8 4 - - 1
Bournemouth -10 4 - - 1
Redhill -18 4 £53,750 +13.15%
Milton Keynes - 4 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £30,000 -

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 336 (55.26%) SQL
2 293 (48.19%) .NET
3 256 (42.11%) C#
4 200 (32.89%) SQL Server
5 180 (29.61%) Java
6 155 (25.49%) HTML
7 148 (24.34%) JavaScript
8 144 (23.68%) Finance
9 143 (23.52%) ASP.NET
10 132 (21.71%) XML
11 127 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
12 117 (19.24%) Degree
13 115 (18.91%) VB.NET
14 109 (17.93%) OO
15 108 (17.76%) Oracle
16 98 (16.12%) Web Services
17 93 (15.30%) Microsoft
18 92 (15.13%) jQuery
19 85 (13.98%) T-SQL
20 82 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 80 (13.16%) CSS
22 77 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 76 (12.50%) Computer Science
24 73 (12.01%) Visual Studio
25 71 (11.68%) C++
26 70 (11.51%) Linux
26 70 (11.51%) MS Excel
27 65 (10.69%) SharePoint
28 62 (10.20%) .NET Framework
29 61 (10.03%) VB

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 65 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.41%) IIS
3 16 (2.63%) Apache
4 14 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 14 (2.30%) ColdFusion
5 11 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 9 (1.48%) Lotus Domino
7 9 (1.48%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (1.32%) CMS
9 6 (0.99%) WebLogic Integration
9 6 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.66%) nginx
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.78%) MS Office
3 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.66%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.49%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.49%) Agresso
7 2 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.33%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.33%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.33%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.16%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.99%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) PaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.29%) Intranet
2 14 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.81%) Internet
4 9 (1.48%) FTP
5 6 (0.99%) SSL
6 5 (0.82%) HTTP
7 3 (0.49%) SMS
7 3 (0.49%) NFC
8 2 (0.33%) SMTP
8 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.33%) Extranet
8 2 (0.33%) MPLS
8 2 (0.33%) SMPP
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) IPv4
9 1 (0.16%) SAN
9 1 (0.16%) CTI
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (32.89%) SQL Server
2 82 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (7.57%) MySQL
5 45 (7.40%) Relational Database
6 37 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
9 23 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.81%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.48%) MongoDB
13 9 (1.48%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.32%) QlikView
14 8 (1.32%) MS Access
14 8 (1.32%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (12.01%) Visual Studio
2 39 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (1.81%) JIRA
8 10 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.64%) Subversion
9 9 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.32%) Toad
11 7 (1.15%) NUnit
11 7 (1.15%) MSTest
12 6 (0.99%) JUnit
13 4 (0.66%) ProC
13 4 (0.66%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.66%) Xcode
13 4 (0.66%) Selenium
13 4 (0.66%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
General
1 144 (23.68%) Finance
2 36 (5.92%) Retail
3 28 (4.61%) Front Office
4 16 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.47%) Law
5 15 (2.47%) Legal
5 15 (2.47%) Banking
6 12 (1.97%) Back Office
7 11 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.64%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.48%) Publishing
10 8 (1.32%) Games
10 8 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.15%) Automotive
12 6 (0.99%) Advertising
13 5 (0.82%) Marketing
14 4 (0.66%) Billing
14 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.33%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (48.19%) .NET
2 155 (25.49%) HTML
3 143 (23.52%) ASP.NET
4 132 (21.71%) XML
5 98 (16.12%) Web Services
6 92 (15.13%) jQuery
7 80 (13.16%) CSS
8 62 (10.20%) .NET Framework
9 39 (6.41%) Ajax
10 36 (5.92%) WCF
11 29 (4.77%) HTML5
11 29 (4.77%) SOAP
12 27 (4.44%) Middleware
13 25 (4.11%) Spring
14 24 (3.95%) ADO.NET
15 19 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (2.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (2.47%) CSS3
16 15 (2.47%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.28%) Derivative
5 18 (2.96%) Equities
6 17 (2.80%) Equity Derivative
7 12 (1.97%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.97%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.81%) SCADA
8 11 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (1.15%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.99%) Telematics
11 6 (0.99%) Informatics
11 6 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.99%) Statistics
12 5 (0.82%) Replication
12 5 (0.82%) Data Extraction
12 5 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 70 (11.51%) Linux
2 58 (9.54%) UNIX
3 50 (8.22%) Windows
4 21 (3.45%) Android
5 16 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.81%) Debian
8 7 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.15%) CentOS
9 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (17.93%) OO
3 58 (9.54%) Software Engineering
4 54 (8.88%) OOD
5 51 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (8.06%) Web Development
7 45 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (7.40%) Data Analysis
8 40 (6.58%) Scrum
8 40 (6.58%) Multithreading
9 39 (6.41%) E-Commerce
10 38 (6.25%) MVC
11 37 (6.09%) Project Management
12 32 (5.26%) CRM
13 29 (4.77%) Business Analysis
13 29 (4.77%) Unit Testing
14 27 (4.44%) TDD
15 26 (4.28%) Data Modelling
16 25 (4.11%) ITIL
17 23 (3.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 336 (55.26%) SQL
2 256 (42.11%) C#
3 180 (29.61%) Java
4 148 (24.34%) JavaScript
5 115 (18.91%) VB.NET
6 85 (13.98%) T-SQL
7 71 (11.68%) C++
8 61 (10.03%) VB
9 52 (8.55%) PHP
10 43 (7.07%) Perl
11 38 (6.25%) C
11 38 (6.25%) VBA
12 36 (5.92%) Python
12 36 (5.92%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.96%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.14%) VB6
14 13 (2.14%) Scala
15 12 (1.97%) Ruby
16 10 (1.64%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.48%) Jython
Qualifications
1 117 (19.24%) Degree
2 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (1.15%) PhD
5 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.66%) MCP
6 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) NVQ Level 3
7 3 (0.49%) CISM
7 3 (0.49%) CISMP
7 3 (0.49%) MCSD
7 3 (0.49%) CISSP
8 2 (0.33%) MCTS
9 1 (0.16%) CIMA
9 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ACCA
9 1 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.81%) QA
2 7 (1.15%) HL7
2 7 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.15%) SLA
3 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) Squid
1 4 (0.66%) Corosync
2 1 (0.16%) KVM
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) vSphere
2 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.15%) Puppet
2 7 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 108 (17.76%) Oracle
2 93 (15.30%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.13%) SAP
4 11 (1.81%) Cognos
4 11 (1.81%) IBM
4 11 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (1.81%) Lotus
5 9 (1.48%) Twitter
6 8 (1.32%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.32%) JBoss
7 7 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.15%) Telerik
7 7 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 6 (0.99%) webMethods
9 5 (0.82%) Software AG
10 4 (0.66%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.66%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.66%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.66%) Facebook
10 4 (0.66%) Northgate
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30K PA
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits offered.
Posted: 10 days ago
Amesbury, Wiltshire
CCR
Salary: £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 20 days ago