The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 100 102
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 13 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.96% 0.69% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +18.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1322 1133 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.78% 97.25% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 957 1190
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Systems Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in Cambridge

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in Cambridge

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Systems Developer 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 across the Cambridge region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
1 13 (72.22%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) PhD
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
7 2 (11.11%) Spatial Data
7 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) Android Studio
7 2 (11.11%) Laravel
7 2 (11.11%) PowerShell

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Spatial Data
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Android Studio
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Laravel
4 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
1 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) API Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
1 13 (72.22%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
1 8 (44.44%) PhD
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Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum d.o.e & qualifications, + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
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