Period
to 28 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £32,375 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

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

System Developer
England > Midlands
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 208 318 338
Rank change year-on-year +110 +20 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 8 17 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.17% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 31
Median annual salary £32,375 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.36% -21.18% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,625 £31,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £45,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,092 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.06% +17.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 4,450 10,889 12,576
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 96.50% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,640 9,035 9,763
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in the Midlands

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Developer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Systems Developer in the Midlands

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Systems Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in the Midlands

Systems Developer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 November 2020. 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
East Midlands +83 5 £30,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +82 3 £41,750 +24.63%
Systems Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, Systems Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (12.50%) PowerApps
4 1 (12.50%) Power Automate
4 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) git-flow

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (12.50%) Power Automate
2 1 (12.50%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) git-flow
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) RPG
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Misys