The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 163 147
Rank change year-on-year +24 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.034% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.036% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2241 2806 2955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.93% 94.80% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1825 1825
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in Scotland

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in Scotland

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in Scotland

Systems Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
West Lothian -9 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Developer
UK

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Scotland region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Classic ASP
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Procedural Programming
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Telerik
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Xcode
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Classic ASP
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) Procedural Programming
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik