The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 5 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 19.57% 45.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 19.57% 47.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 100.00% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 13
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Barnsley region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Barnsley

Software Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Barnsley region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 20 (100.00%) Firmware
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 20 (100.00%) Renesas
1 20 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 20 (100.00%) RS-232
1 20 (100.00%) RS-485

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Barnsley region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) RS-232
1 20 (100.00%) RS-485
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 20 (100.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Renesas