The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 209 225 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.60% 30.12% 16.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.33% 31.42% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 196 194 87
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
689 716 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.59% 95.85% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 622 595 450
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 215 (46.64%) .NET
2 204 (44.25%) JavaScript
3 190 (41.21%) C#
4 186 (40.35%) SQL Server
5 172 (37.31%) HTML
5 172 (37.31%) SQL
6 167 (36.23%) MVC
7 157 (34.06%) CSS
8 138 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
9 133 (28.85%) jQuery
10 130 (28.20%) ASP.NET
11 123 (26.68%) Java
12 101 (21.91%) PHP
13 75 (16.27%) TDD
13 75 (16.27%) HTML5
14 73 (15.84%) MySQL
15 71 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (14.97%) Unit Testing
17 65 (14.10%) Oracle
17 65 (14.10%) Microsoft
18 61 (13.23%) Degree
18 61 (13.23%) WCF
19 59 (12.80%) Web Development
19 59 (12.80%) Web Services
20 57 (12.36%) CMS
21 56 (12.15%) Finance
22 54 (11.71%) .NET Framework
22 54 (11.71%) Git (software)
23 53 (11.50%) CSS3
24 50 (10.85%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (12.36%) CMS
2 26 (5.64%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.99%) Node.js
4 21 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (3.90%) Apache
5 18 (3.90%) WordPress
6 14 (3.04%) JBoss
6 14 (3.04%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.74%) IIS
8 8 (1.74%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.74%) Mule
8 8 (1.74%) Mule ESB
9 7 (1.52%) Sitefinity
10 6 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.30%) Drupal
11 3 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.65%) OpenROAD
12 2 (0.43%) SAS
12 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.87%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) HFM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.04%) SaaS
2 14 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.87%) Firebase
5 3 (0.65%) GitHub
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.43%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.82%) Skype
2 11 (2.39%) Internet
3 8 (1.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 73 (15.84%) MySQL
3 25 (5.42%) NoSQL
3 25 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.95%) Redis
11 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.30%) Informix
12 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.08%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.86%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.21%) Subversion
4 22 (4.77%) JIRA
5 12 (2.60%) PowerBuilder
6 11 (2.39%) Maven
6 11 (2.39%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.30%) TortoiseSVN
9 6 (1.30%) Ant
10 4 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.65%) JUnit
11 3 (0.65%) PROIV
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.43%) CppUnit
12 2 (0.43%) Mockito
13 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 56 (12.15%) Finance
2 29 (6.29%) Marketing
3 18 (3.90%) Retail
4 15 (3.25%) Law
5 8 (1.74%) Legal
6 7 (1.52%) Advertising
7 6 (1.30%) Back Office
8 5 (1.08%) Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.65%) Automotive
10 3 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (46.64%) .NET
2 172 (37.31%) HTML
3 157 (34.06%) CSS
4 133 (28.85%) jQuery
5 130 (28.20%) ASP.NET
6 75 (16.27%) HTML5
7 71 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (13.23%) WCF
9 59 (12.80%) Web Services
10 54 (11.71%) .NET Framework
11 53 (11.50%) CSS3
12 47 (10.20%) AngularJS
13 40 (8.68%) Entity Framework
14 39 (8.46%) RESTful
15 37 (8.03%) Ajax
16 36 (7.81%) XML
16 36 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (7.81%) REST
17 29 (6.29%) Spring
18 26 (5.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.81%) User Experience
2 29 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.60%) Social Media
7 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.30%) Video Editing
8 6 (1.30%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.08%) W3C
10 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.65%) NHS
11 3 (0.65%) Telematics
11 3 (0.65%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.43%) Home Automation
12 2 (0.43%) EPoS
12 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.43%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.85%) Linux
2 34 (7.38%) Windows
3 18 (3.90%) Android
4 15 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.82%) UNIX
6 11 (2.39%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.95%) Solaris
7 9 (1.95%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.95%) SUSE
7 9 (1.95%) Debian
7 9 (1.95%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (36.23%) MVC
2 138 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (16.27%) TDD
4 69 (14.97%) Unit Testing
5 59 (12.80%) Web Development
6 49 (10.63%) OO
7 41 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 38 (8.24%) OOP
8 38 (8.24%) Web Application Development
9 34 (7.38%) CRM
10 29 (6.29%) Content Management
10 29 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (5.86%) E-Commerce
11 27 (5.86%) SDLC
12 24 (5.21%) BDD
13 21 (4.56%) ERP
14 17 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (3.69%) Scrum
15 16 (3.47%) SEO
16 14 (3.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 204 (44.25%) JavaScript
2 190 (41.21%) C#
3 172 (37.31%) SQL
4 123 (26.68%) Java
5 101 (21.91%) PHP
6 32 (6.94%) Uniface
7 31 (6.72%) PL/SQL
8 26 (5.64%) C++
8 26 (5.64%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.64%) Ruby
9 21 (4.56%) Python
10 20 (4.34%) PHP5
11 19 (4.12%) C
12 17 (3.69%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.47%) VB
14 11 (2.39%) VBScript
15 7 (1.52%) ANSI SQL
15 7 (1.52%) Apex Code
16 6 (1.30%) Perl
17 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (13.23%) Degree
2 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.65%) MCSD
4 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.82%) SLA
2 7 (1.52%) QA
3 4 (0.87%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.43%) Pingdom
2 2 (0.43%) Nagios
3 1 (0.22%) Control-M
3 1 (0.22%) Salt
3 1 (0.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 65 (14.10%) Oracle
1 65 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.42%) Zend
3 21 (4.56%) Adobe
4 17 (3.69%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.39%) Northgate
6 11 (2.39%) Google
7 10 (2.17%) Siebel
8 9 (1.95%) TIBCO
9 8 (1.74%) NetSuite
10 7 (1.52%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.30%) Sybase
12 5 (1.08%) hybris
13 4 (0.87%) SAP
14 2 (0.43%) Progress
14 2 (0.43%) BEA
14 2 (0.43%) Pega
14 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.43%) New Relic
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, life assurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Point Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + generous holiday allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago