Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £43,950 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

System Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 837 927
Rank change year-on-year -13 +90 -189
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 303 411 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 246 374 340
England median annual salary £43,950 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.47% +21.02% -1.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,625 £60,000
UK median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -9.47% +20.25% -1.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 159866 183507 200434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.00% 96.53% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131005 155881 166042
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Systems Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in England

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in England

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in England

Systems Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 98 £52,500 -8.70% 5
South East +59 75 £50,000 - 3
East of England +37 47 £37,500 -21.05% 7
North of England -42 32 £35,000 -6.67% 2
South West +36 27 £38,000 +14.36% 1
Midlands +13 24 £35,000 -17.65% 2
West Midlands +40 19 £35,000 -15.15%
North West -45 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire -14 15 £35,000 -6.67%
East Midlands -11 5 £30,000 -29.41% 2
North East +14 1 £24,000 -18.64%
Systems Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 163 (53.80%) SQL
2 126 (41.58%) .NET
3 118 (38.94%) C#
4 109 (35.97%) Finance
5 96 (31.68%) SQL Server
6 94 (31.02%) JavaScript
7 93 (30.69%) HTML
8 87 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (27.72%) Oracle
10 75 (24.75%) Microsoft
11 73 (24.09%) Degree
12 68 (22.44%) CSS
13 65 (21.45%) MVC
14 62 (20.46%) Linux
15 61 (20.13%) PHP
16 54 (17.82%) SDLC
17 53 (17.49%) Java
17 53 (17.49%) ASP.NET
18 49 (16.17%) Computer Science
19 48 (15.84%) jQuery
20 45 (14.85%) MySQL
20 45 (14.85%) .NET Framework
21 44 (14.52%) Unix
22 43 (14.19%) OO
22 43 (14.19%) Computer Science Degree
23 42 (13.86%) XML
24 41 (13.53%) VBA
25 40 (13.20%) Test Automation
26 38 (12.54%) PL/SQL
27 37 (12.21%) Windows

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.96%) CMS
3 11 (3.63%) IIS
4 8 (2.64%) Apache
5 7 (2.31%) EPiServer
6 5 (1.65%) MS Project Server
6 5 (1.65%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.32%) Drupal
7 4 (1.32%) IBM Domino
7 4 (1.32%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.99%) WordPress
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.66%) nginx
9 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.33%) Moodle
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (10.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.96%) Hyperion Planning
3 6 (1.98%) Magento
4 5 (1.65%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.99%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.33%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.65%) GitHub
2 5 (1.65%) SaaS
3 4 (1.32%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.64%) DNS
2 6 (1.98%) HTTP
2 6 (1.98%) Intranet
3 2 (0.66%) Firewall
3 2 (0.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.33%) PPP
4 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (31.68%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.85%) MySQL
3 29 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.27%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.97%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.31%) Essbase
10 6 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.98%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.32%) KDB
12 4 (1.32%) OLTP
12 4 (1.32%) Power BI
12 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (9.24%) Subversion
1 28 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (8.91%) ProC
3 22 (7.26%) Eclipse
4 18 (5.94%) PVCS
5 13 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.63%) Git (software)
8 7 (2.31%) NUnit
8 7 (2.31%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (1.98%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.65%) NuGet
11 4 (1.32%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.32%) JIRA
11 4 (1.32%) NCover
11 4 (1.32%) NDoc
11 4 (1.32%) PhpStorm
11 4 (1.32%) Sublime Text
11 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 109 (35.97%) Finance
2 23 (7.59%) Front Office
3 9 (2.97%) Legal
4 7 (2.31%) Banking
5 6 (1.98%) Advertising
6 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.32%) Retail
7 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Billing
8 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (41.58%) .NET
2 93 (30.69%) HTML
3 68 (22.44%) CSS
4 53 (17.49%) ASP.NET
5 48 (15.84%) jQuery
6 45 (14.85%) .NET Framework
7 42 (13.86%) XML
8 32 (10.56%) AngularJS
9 28 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (9.24%) Entity Framework
9 28 (9.24%) Web Services
10 20 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (5.61%) Ajax
12 16 (5.28%) WCF
13 15 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (3.96%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (3.96%) Razor View Engine
14 12 (3.96%) SOAP
14 12 (3.96%) Spring
15 11 (3.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.96%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.97%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.31%) Derivative
8 6 (1.98%) Equities
8 6 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.65%) User Experience
10 4 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.99%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.66%) CMDB
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.66%) iPad
12 2 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.46%) Linux
2 44 (14.52%) Unix
3 37 (12.21%) Windows
4 14 (4.62%) AIX
5 11 (3.63%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.98%) CentOS
6 6 (1.98%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.32%) Solaris
7 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.45%) MVC
3 54 (17.82%) SDLC
4 43 (14.19%) OO
5 40 (13.20%) Test Automation
6 34 (11.22%) Project Management
7 32 (10.56%) TDD
8 28 (9.24%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.92%) Waterfall
10 23 (7.59%) CRM
11 22 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.26%) Portfolio Management
11 22 (7.26%) System Testing
12 20 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (6.60%) MVVM
13 18 (5.94%) ITIL
13 18 (5.94%) Scrum
13 18 (5.94%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.94%) Web Development
14 16 (5.28%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 163 (53.80%) SQL
2 118 (38.94%) C#
3 94 (31.02%) JavaScript
4 61 (20.13%) PHP
5 53 (17.49%) Java
6 41 (13.53%) VBA
7 38 (12.54%) PL/SQL
8 33 (10.89%) Python
9 28 (9.24%) T-SQL
10 27 (8.91%) C
11 26 (8.58%) VB.NET
12 25 (8.25%) Perl
13 19 (6.27%) C++
14 9 (2.97%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.64%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.31%) VB
17 6 (1.98%) VBScript
18 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.66%) Go
18 2 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (24.09%) Degree
2 43 (14.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.96%) PhD
4 11 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.98%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.32%) MCP
7 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.33%) QA
1 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.30%) Docker
2 6 (1.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.30%) Puppet
2 8 (2.64%) Ansible
3 6 (1.98%) Grafana
3 6 (1.98%) Terraform
4 3 (0.99%) Control-M
5 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 84 (27.72%) Oracle
2 75 (24.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.29%) Hyperion
4 11 (3.63%) IBM
5 7 (2.31%) TIBCO
5 7 (2.31%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.98%) Splunk
7 5 (1.65%) Citrix
7 5 (1.65%) Embarcadero
7 5 (1.65%) Tableau
8 4 (1.32%) Google
8 4 (1.32%) Intel
8 4 (1.32%) Vertica
9 3 (0.99%) LexisNexis
9 3 (0.99%) SAP
9 3 (0.99%) Sybase
10 2 (0.66%) Cognos
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.66%) Sage
10 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
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