The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 693 712 756
Rank change year-on-year +19 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 158 234 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 195 177
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +23.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £28,480
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +21.42%  

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 77885 93970 100212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.37% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65226 79721 82499
Median salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 56 £52,500 - 5
South East +59 41 £51,750 +3.50% 4
East of England +24 24 £41,000 -6.28% 6
North West -21 13 £35,000 +9.37%
South West +19 12 £38,125 +14.74% 4
West Midlands +24 6 £20,500 -54.44% 1
Yorkshire -7 4 £38,536 +2.76% 3
North East +4 1 £24,000 -18.64%
East Midlands -3 1 £28,500 -30.90% 2
Systems Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 213 (59.50%) SQL
2 163 (45.53%) .NET
3 149 (41.62%) C#
4 138 (38.55%) SQL Server
5 114 (31.84%) JavaScript
6 112 (31.28%) Finance
6 112 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (29.33%) Microsoft
8 97 (27.09%) HTML
9 83 (23.18%) Oracle
10 82 (22.91%) MVC
11 73 (20.39%) ASP.NET
12 70 (19.55%) SDLC
13 68 (18.99%) T-SQL
14 67 (18.72%) PHP
15 65 (18.16%) Java
15 65 (18.16%) OO
16 63 (17.60%) CSS
16 63 (17.60%) Degree
17 61 (17.04%) SharePoint
18 58 (16.20%) XML
19 56 (15.64%) Visual Studio
20 54 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 53 (14.80%) MySQL
22 50 (13.97%) Linux
23 46 (12.85%) Project Management
23 46 (12.85%) Computer Science
24 45 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
25 43 (12.01%) AngularJS
26 41 (11.45%) Unix

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 61 (17.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.47%) Apache
3 15 (4.19%) IIS
4 13 (3.63%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (3.07%) CMS
6 11 (3.07%) Confluence
6 11 (3.07%) GlassFish
7 9 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.40%) Drupal
8 5 (1.40%) MS Project Server
8 5 (1.40%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.12%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.12%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.56%) JBoss
10 2 (0.56%) Moodle
10 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.79%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.35%) Hyperion Planning
3 10 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.84%) Magento
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.84%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.84%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.28%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.96%) GitHub
2 7 (1.96%) Office 365
3 5 (1.40%) SaaS
4 4 (1.12%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.10%) Intranet
2 13 (3.63%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) 3G
3 2 (0.56%) 4G
3 2 (0.56%) IPv4
3 2 (0.56%) IPv6
3 2 (0.56%) VoIP
3 2 (0.56%) VPN
3 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (38.55%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (14.80%) MySQL
4 38 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 25 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (6.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 22 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (3.91%) DTS
10 14 (3.91%) OLAP
10 14 (3.91%) Oracle OLAP
11 12 (3.35%) RDBMS
12 11 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (2.23%) KDB
13 8 (2.23%) OLTP
13 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.96%) Essbase
14 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (15.64%) Visual Studio
2 30 (8.38%) Subversion
3 25 (6.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 24 (6.70%) Eclipse
5 19 (5.31%) Maven
6 16 (4.47%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.19%) JIRA
8 13 (3.63%) ProC
9 11 (3.07%) Ant
9 11 (3.07%) Gradle
9 11 (3.07%) Hudson
9 11 (3.07%) JUnit
10 10 (2.79%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 9 (2.51%) NUnit
12 8 (2.23%) PVCS
13 7 (1.96%) Git (software)
13 7 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (1.96%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.68%) NetBeans
15 5 (1.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 112 (31.28%) Finance
2 25 (6.98%) Front Office
3 14 (3.91%) Legal
4 8 (2.23%) Banking
5 6 (1.68%) Retail
6 5 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (0.84%) Advertising
7 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (45.53%) .NET
2 97 (27.09%) HTML
3 73 (20.39%) ASP.NET
4 63 (17.60%) CSS
5 58 (16.20%) XML
6 45 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (12.01%) AngularJS
8 35 (9.78%) .NET Framework
9 34 (9.50%) jQuery
10 33 (9.22%) Web Services
11 29 (8.10%) Ajax
12 24 (6.70%) J2EE
13 23 (6.42%) Entity Framework
14 21 (5.87%) SOAP
15 16 (4.47%) WCF
15 16 (4.47%) WinForms
16 15 (4.19%) REST
16 15 (4.19%) Spring
17 14 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (3.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.19%) Fixed Income
5 15 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.91%) Equities
7 9 (2.51%) Derivative
8 8 (2.23%) CMDB
8 8 (2.23%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.68%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.40%) iPad
10 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.12%) Replication
11 4 (1.12%) User Experience
12 3 (0.84%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.97%) Linux
2 41 (11.45%) Unix
3 40 (11.17%) Windows
4 17 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.07%) Windows 7
5 11 (3.07%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.96%) AIX
6 7 (1.96%) Android
7 6 (1.68%) CentOS
7 6 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (22.91%) MVC
3 70 (19.55%) SDLC
4 65 (18.16%) OO
5 46 (12.85%) Project Management
6 34 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (9.50%) CRM
7 32 (8.94%) Waterfall
7 32 (8.94%) Web Development
8 30 (8.38%) Automated Testing
9 26 (7.26%) Migration
10 24 (6.70%) ERP
11 23 (6.42%) System Testing
12 22 (6.15%) Portfolio Management
12 22 (6.15%) Unit Testing
13 21 (5.87%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.59%) Data Architecture
14 20 (5.59%) Information Management
14 20 (5.59%) Scrum
15 19 (5.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (59.50%) SQL
2 149 (41.62%) C#
3 114 (31.84%) JavaScript
4 68 (18.99%) T-SQL
5 67 (18.72%) PHP
6 65 (18.16%) Java
7 41 (11.45%) VBA
8 30 (8.38%) Perl
9 28 (7.82%) Python
10 26 (7.26%) PL/SQL
11 19 (5.31%) VB.NET
12 17 (4.75%) C++
13 16 (4.47%) C
13 16 (4.47%) PowerShell
14 13 (3.63%) VB
15 10 (2.79%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.79%) TypeScript
16 9 (2.51%) VBScript
17 5 (1.40%) Ruby
17 5 (1.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 63 (17.60%) Degree
2 17 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.12%) MCP
3 4 (1.12%) PhD
4 2 (0.56%) CITP
4 2 (0.56%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.56%) MCSD
5 1 (0.28%) ACCA
5 1 (0.28%) CIMA
5 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.96%) Puppet
2 3 (0.84%) Control-M
2 3 (0.84%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.56%) Ansible
3 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 105 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 83 (23.18%) Oracle
3 13 (3.63%) Hyperion
4 9 (2.51%) Intel
5 8 (2.23%) Vertica
6 7 (1.96%) Cognos
7 6 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.40%) Embarcadero
9 4 (1.12%) Google
9 4 (1.12%) IBM
9 4 (1.12%) Tableau
10 3 (0.84%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.56%) Acronis
11 2 (0.56%) Adobe
11 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.56%) SAP
11 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.56%) Sun
11 2 (0.56%) Typemock
11 2 (0.56%) Xamarin
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Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woolpit, Suffolk
BUUK
Posted: 20 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: Pension, Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, Yorkshire
Incommunities Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 2 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + ~30% and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 36 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £41000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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