The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 243 306
Rank change year-on-year +22 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 6 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 9
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £29,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £88,000
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4898 6124 9661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.31% 96.12% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 5586 8280
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in the City of London

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in the City of London

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in the City of London

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) C#
5 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (46.67%) IIS
6 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (46.67%) XML
6 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) REST
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) SOAP
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
8 5 (33.33%) NUnit
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) GitHub
8 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (26.67%) Sitefinity
9 4 (26.67%) Use Case

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 4 (26.67%) IBM Domino
2 4 (26.67%) Sitefinity
2 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) GitHub
2 4 (26.67%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) CruiseControl
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) NCover
2 4 (26.67%) NDoc
2 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) REST
3 7 (46.67%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) SOAP
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Ajax
5 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (26.67%) XSLT
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (6.67%) HTML5
9 1 (6.67%) Kafka
9 1 (6.67%) Node.js
9 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile First
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (26.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) RAD
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.67%) C++
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) MCP
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) IFS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Typemock
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