The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 577 635
Rank change year-on-year -3 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 36 67 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.099% 0.17% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 42
Median salary £52,500 £58,350 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.02% +16.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £37,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £70,000 £86,750
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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in London

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in London

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in London

Systems Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London +19 6 £62,500 +28.20% 2
Bromley - 2 - -
Systems Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 65 (53.72%) Finance
2 59 (48.76%) C#
3 51 (42.15%) HTML
4 50 (41.32%) SQL
5 47 (38.84%) .NET
5 47 (38.84%) OO
6 41 (33.88%) SQL Server
6 41 (33.88%) PHP
7 40 (33.06%) XML
8 39 (32.23%) JavaScript
9 35 (28.93%) MySQL
9 35 (28.93%) VBA
9 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
10 32 (26.45%) Linux
11 30 (24.79%) Oracle
11 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (23.97%) Degree
12 29 (23.97%) Computer Science
12 29 (23.97%) Test Automation
13 27 (22.31%) Subversion
13 27 (22.31%) Computer Science Degree
14 25 (20.66%) Project Management
15 24 (19.83%) ASP.NET
16 23 (19.01%) CRM
16 23 (19.01%) Front Office
17 22 (18.18%) Eclipse
17 22 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
17 22 (18.18%) SDLC
18 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
18 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Excel

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (15.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.79%) IIS
4 5 (4.13%) Apache
4 5 (4.13%) MS Project Server
5 4 (3.31%) CMS
5 4 (3.31%) IBM Domino
5 4 (3.31%) Sitefinity
5 4 (3.31%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.65%) Moodle
6 2 (1.65%) nginx
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (6.61%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.83%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) GitHub
2 5 (4.13%) Office 365
3 4 (3.31%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) IPv4
2 2 (1.65%) IPv6
2 2 (1.65%) Network Security
2 2 (1.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.88%) SQL Server
2 35 (28.93%) MySQL
3 13 (10.74%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.96%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.31%) KDB
7 4 (3.31%) OLTP
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Subversion
2 22 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 8 (6.61%) NUnit
3 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 7 (5.79%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.31%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 4 (3.31%) NCover
6 4 (3.31%) NDoc
6 4 (3.31%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.83%) GitLab
8 1 (0.83%) Moq
8 1 (0.83%) MSTest
8 1 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (53.72%) Finance
2 23 (19.01%) Front Office
3 6 (4.96%) Legal
4 4 (3.31%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (42.15%) HTML
2 47 (38.84%) .NET
3 40 (33.06%) XML
4 24 (19.83%) ASP.NET
5 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
5 21 (17.36%) CSS
6 19 (15.70%) Ajax
7 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (10.74%) Web Services
9 10 (8.26%) SOAP
10 9 (7.44%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.61%) STL
12 7 (5.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (5.79%) REST
13 5 (4.13%) jQuery
13 5 (4.13%) JSON
14 4 (3.31%) LAMP
14 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 4 (3.31%) XML-RPC
14 4 (3.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.97%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.22%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 9 (7.44%) Derivative
5 8 (6.61%) Equities
6 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.13%) CMDB
7 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (3.31%) User Experience
9 3 (2.48%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.83%) Fintech
11 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.45%) Linux
2 14 (11.57%) Unix
3 12 (9.92%) Windows
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) OO
2 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.97%) Test Automation
4 25 (20.66%) Project Management
5 23 (19.01%) CRM
6 22 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 22 (18.18%) SDLC
7 21 (17.36%) MVC
8 17 (14.05%) Web Development
9 15 (12.40%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (12.40%) ERP
10 14 (11.57%) Data Architecture
10 14 (11.57%) ETRM
10 14 (11.57%) Information Management
10 14 (11.57%) Scrum
11 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.09%) Low Latency
13 10 (8.26%) Asset Management
13 10 (8.26%) Unit Testing
14 9 (7.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) C#
2 50 (41.32%) SQL
3 41 (33.88%) PHP
4 39 (32.23%) JavaScript
5 35 (28.93%) VBA
6 17 (14.05%) Perl
7 16 (13.22%) Java
7 16 (13.22%) T-SQL
8 12 (9.92%) C++
9 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
9 9 (7.44%) Shell Script
10 8 (6.61%) Python
11 3 (2.48%) Go
12 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.65%) Scala
12 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) Degree
2 27 (22.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.31%) MCP
4 2 (1.65%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Control-M
1 3 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.79%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Embarcadero
3 5 (4.13%) IBM
3 5 (4.13%) Intel
4 4 (3.31%) Vertica
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos
5 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.65%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) IFS
6 1 (0.83%) Sage
6 1 (0.83%) Typemock
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + ~30% and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives.
Posted: 3 days ago
Romford, Essex
Highams
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago