Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £32,958 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 November 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 > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 324 326
Rank change year-on-year +24 +2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 30 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 25
South West median annual salary £32,958 £36,273 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.14% +25.08% -14.71%
10th Percentile £23,000 £31,250 £24,482
90th Percentile £54,000 £39,050 £43,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10031 10440 11540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8317 8817 9769
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in the South West

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in the South West

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in the South West

Systems Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Bristol -29 9 £45,000 +25.87% 1
Cornwall - 8 £26,000 -
Wiltshire +8 6 £39,875 +9.93%
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Devon - 3 £32,958 -
Dorset - 1 £30,000 - 2
Systems Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South West region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) C#
4 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
5 14 (46.67%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
9 7 (23.33%) OOP
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (20.00%) Citrix
10 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (20.00%) Solaris
10 6 (20.00%) CRM
11 5 (16.67%) System Testing
12 4 (13.33%) Retail
12 4 (13.33%) SDLC

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (3.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MSI
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.00%) WCF
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) WinForms
4 3 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Solaris
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) OOP
3 6 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) System Testing
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.67%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.67%) Process Management
7 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Kanban
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) R
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle