The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Programmer
Rank 944 929 933
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Programmer 4 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.013% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 17
Average salary £50,000 £35,318 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.57% -25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,003 £34,691 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £48,372 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,877 £35,318 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +44.15%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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 +22 4 £50,000 +31.15% 1
East Midlands +4 2 £50,000 +42.85%
City of London +57 1 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +18 1 £33,754 -0.63% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +4 1 £33,754 -0.63% 1
London +3 1 £80,000 +50.59%
Nottingham +2 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 - -

Systems Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Systems Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Migration
3 10 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 10 (50.00%) zOS
3 10 (50.00%) DB2
3 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (50.00%) IBM
3 10 (50.00%) CA
3 10 (50.00%) Legal
3 10 (50.00%) CA Endevor
3 10 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (20.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) Big Data
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) OpenVPN
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) MS Office

Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Systems Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) IPsec
1 3 (15.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) VisualVM
3 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 10 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) zOS
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) HNC
2 3 (15.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 4 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) CA
1 10 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Allen-Bradley
3 3 (15.00%) Siemens
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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