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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Programmer
Rank 909 947 972
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 9 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 8
Median salary £41,250 £55,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +84.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £50,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £55,000 £45,556
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +68.06%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Programmer over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Systems Programmer Salary Histogram 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 September 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 +36 9 £41,250 -25.00% 3
London +40 3 £77,500 +40.90% 1
South East +38 2 £23,500 -44.70%
Wilmslow - 2 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £23,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -

Systems Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) CICS
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) zOS
4 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (13.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) ISPF
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) RACF
5 2 (13.33%) JCL
5 2 (13.33%) Reuters
5 2 (13.33%) MVS
5 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) SNA

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 (33.33%) CICS
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SNA
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ISPF
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Django
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
3 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) zOS
2 2 (13.33%) MVS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (6.67%) SDLC
2 1 (6.67%) System Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Web Design
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) JCL
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (13.33%) XPath
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Google Apps Script
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (13.33%) RACF
1 2 (13.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (6.67%) ACF2
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Reuters
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
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