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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 268 198 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.75% 29.86% 32.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.95% 30.51% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 250 177 173
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
688 649 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.90% 97.89% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 594 538 499
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 259 (48.96%) .NET
2 231 (43.67%) C#
3 220 (41.59%) HTML
4 213 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (39.89%) SQL Server
6 210 (39.70%) JavaScript
7 190 (35.92%) MVC
8 183 (34.59%) CSS
9 172 (32.51%) ASP.NET
10 155 (29.30%) SQL
11 141 (26.65%) jQuery
12 129 (24.39%) Java
13 126 (23.82%) PHP
14 119 (22.50%) TDD
15 114 (21.55%) XML
16 109 (20.60%) Microsoft
17 101 (19.09%) Web Services
18 91 (17.20%) Unit Testing
19 82 (15.50%) MySQL
20 76 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
21 74 (13.99%) Software Engineering
22 70 (13.23%) HTML5
23 65 (12.29%) Git (software)
23 65 (12.29%) Eclipse
24 64 (12.10%) RESTful
25 63 (11.91%) CSS3
25 63 (11.91%) OO
25 63 (11.91%) Hibernate
26 62 (11.72%) Degree
27 56 (10.59%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 38 (7.18%) JBoss
2 37 (6.99%) WebSphere
3 23 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.97%) Node.js
5 20 (3.78%) CMS
5 20 (3.78%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.65%) IIS
6 14 (2.65%) WordPress
7 12 (2.27%) Drupal
8 7 (1.32%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.95%) Apache
11 4 (0.76%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.57%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.57%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.38%) Moodle
14 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 43 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.46%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.38%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (4.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.95%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.95%) Magento
4 4 (0.76%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.57%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.84%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.84%) Internet
2 7 (1.32%) SSH
3 3 (0.57%) HTTP
4 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (39.89%) SQL Server
2 82 (15.50%) MySQL
3 55 (10.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (4.16%) Oracle Database
8 22 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (3.21%) NoSQL
11 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (2.27%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.95%) SQLite
14 5 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (12.29%) Eclipse
1 65 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.45%) Visual Studio
2 50 (9.45%) Subversion
3 31 (5.86%) Ant
4 27 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.40%) Maven
6 14 (2.65%) Xcode
7 11 (2.08%) JUnit
8 10 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (1.70%) CruiseControl
9 9 (1.70%) JIRA
9 9 (1.70%) CppUnit
9 9 (1.70%) Grunt
9 9 (1.70%) Liquibase
10 8 (1.51%) NUnit
11 7 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.57%) Hudson
13 3 (0.57%) Lombardi
General
1 39 (7.37%) Retail
2 32 (6.05%) Banking
3 28 (5.29%) Marketing
4 21 (3.97%) Finance
5 20 (3.78%) Retail Banking
6 10 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.51%) Games
8 6 (1.13%) Back Office
9 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (48.96%) .NET
2 220 (41.59%) HTML
3 183 (34.59%) CSS
4 172 (32.51%) ASP.NET
5 141 (26.65%) jQuery
6 114 (21.55%) XML
7 101 (19.09%) Web Services
8 76 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 70 (13.23%) HTML5
10 64 (12.10%) RESTful
11 63 (11.91%) CSS3
11 63 (11.91%) Hibernate
12 56 (10.59%) Ajax
13 51 (9.64%) SOAP
13 51 (9.64%) WCF
14 48 (9.07%) .NET Framework
15 32 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (5.67%) Spring
17 28 (5.29%) LAMP
18 27 (5.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.16%) User Experience
5 19 (3.59%) Open Source
6 17 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.65%) NHS
8 11 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.70%) W3C
9 9 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.51%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.13%) Tandem
12 6 (1.13%) Physics
13 5 (0.95%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.95%) IVR
14 4 (0.76%) Social Media
15 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.75%) Apple iOS
2 39 (7.37%) Android
3 36 (6.81%) Windows
4 33 (6.24%) Linux
5 22 (4.16%) UNIX
6 9 (1.70%) Solaris
7 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (35.92%) MVC
3 119 (22.50%) TDD
4 91 (17.20%) Unit Testing
5 74 (13.99%) Software Engineering
6 63 (11.91%) OO
7 54 (10.21%) Scrum
7 54 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (8.32%) E-Commerce
9 38 (7.18%) OOP
10 37 (6.99%) Web Development
11 31 (5.86%) iOS Development
12 30 (5.67%) CRM
13 28 (5.29%) Web Application Development
14 25 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.73%) Content Management
15 24 (4.54%) Test Scripting
16 23 (4.35%) BDD
17 22 (4.16%) Android Development
17 22 (4.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 231 (43.67%) C#
2 210 (39.70%) JavaScript
3 155 (29.30%) SQL
4 129 (24.39%) Java
5 126 (23.82%) PHP
6 47 (8.88%) VB.NET
7 44 (8.32%) PL/SQL
8 33 (6.24%) PHP5
9 32 (6.05%) T-SQL
10 23 (4.35%) C++
11 20 (3.78%) Ruby
12 17 (3.21%) C
13 14 (2.65%) VB
13 14 (2.65%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.57%) Python
15 3 (0.57%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.38%) Lua
16 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.38%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (11.72%) Degree
2 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.13%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) WCAG
3 2 (0.38%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Puppet
1 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 109 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.13%) Oracle
3 33 (6.24%) Zend
4 14 (2.65%) Adobe
5 9 (1.70%) Facebook
6 7 (1.32%) SAP
6 7 (1.32%) Apple
7 6 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.13%) Kofax
7 6 (1.13%) Google
7 6 (1.13%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.76%) Siebel
8 4 (0.76%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.76%) Pega
8 4 (0.76%) Tieto
9 3 (0.57%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.57%) Sony
9 3 (0.57%) ESRI
10 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.38%) Twitter
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