The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Systems Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Programmer
UK
Rank 846 942 936
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 6 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Median salary £41,250 £33,877 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.76% -4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £33,754 £34,778
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £57,000 £50,748
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,754 £35,318
% change year-on-year
+11.09% -4.42%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Systems Programmer in the job title.

Systems Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Programmer within the UK.

Systems Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Programmer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 4 £41,250 +21.76% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
London +81 1 £45,000 -43.75%
South West - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Systems Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Systems Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Systems Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) JIRA
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Splunk
6 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
6 4 (22.22%) Selenium
6 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Confluence
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (22.22%) GitLab

Systems Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) GitLab
2 4 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (22.22%) PhantomJS
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Avionics
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (11.11%) VSAM
5 1 (5.56%) CMDB
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Home Automation
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (5.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) zOS
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) System Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) COBOL
5 2 (11.11%) JCL
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (5.56%) ACF2
3 1 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) Splunk
3 3 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
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