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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Programmer
Rank 905 948 949
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 6 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.020% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 32
Median salary - £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.93%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 6 - -
London +44 5 - -
South East +32 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Systems Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) MVC
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) CICS
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) Django

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 5 (35.71%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat