The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 212 196 183
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 10 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,950 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Systems Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the West Midlands region.

Systems Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Systems Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the West Midlands region 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
Staffordshire -13 8 £46,250 +32.14%
Birmingham -14 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) C#
3 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
4 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 20 (44.44%) SQL
6 17 (37.78%) Degree
7 16 (35.56%) Computer Science
7 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
8 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.11%) CSS
10 11 (24.44%) Java
10 11 (24.44%) Middleware
10 11 (24.44%) Web Development
11 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 10 (22.22%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) OO
12 9 (20.00%) C++
12 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
13 8 (17.78%) OOD
13 8 (17.78%) Lotus
13 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (17.78%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (17.78%) IBM Notes
13 8 (17.78%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (15.56%) Aerospace

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.78%) IBM Notes
2 8 (17.78%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Tridion
2 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.22%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.89%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (15.56%) Aerospace
2 7 (15.56%) Automotive
3 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (31.11%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) Middleware
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 10 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (13.33%) jQuery
7 5 (11.11%) Web Services
8 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET
8 4 (8.89%) WCF
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Compact Framework
9 3 (6.67%) WinForms
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.44%) HTML5
11 1 (2.22%) REST
11 1 (2.22%) CSS3
11 1 (2.22%) PostGIS
11 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) SCADA
3 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) Web Development
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.78%) OOD
5 5 (11.11%) ERP
6 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.89%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Programming
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 1 (2.22%) Web Design
9 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.22%) Content Management
9 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
4 11 (24.44%) Java
5 9 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (11.11%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) VBA
7 4 (8.89%) Erlang
7 4 (8.89%) F#
7 4 (8.89%) Scala
7 4 (8.89%) Clojure
7 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.89%) PHP
8 3 (6.67%) VB6
9 2 (4.44%) Haskell
9 2 (4.44%) ABAP
10 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Lotus
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Twitter