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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 284 171 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.55% 30.54% 32.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.97% 31.26% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 257 149 215
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
748 547 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.27% 97.68% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 654 447 619
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 18 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 258 (48.04%) .NET
2 230 (42.83%) HTML
3 219 (40.78%) C#
4 209 (38.92%) JavaScript
5 206 (38.36%) SQL Server
6 197 (36.69%) MVC
7 181 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
8 179 (33.33%) CSS
9 163 (30.35%) ASP.NET
10 136 (25.33%) PHP
11 135 (25.14%) SQL
12 131 (24.39%) jQuery
13 121 (22.53%) Java
14 112 (20.86%) XML
15 109 (20.30%) TDD
16 102 (18.99%) MySQL
17 100 (18.62%) Web Services
18 95 (17.69%) Microsoft
19 77 (14.34%) Unit Testing
20 75 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 74 (13.78%) Git (software)
22 71 (13.22%) Software Engineering
23 67 (12.48%) Eclipse
24 62 (11.55%) Hibernate
25 60 (11.17%) Scrum
25 60 (11.17%) Subversion
25 60 (11.17%) OO
25 60 (11.17%) Degree
25 60 (11.17%) HTML5
26 54 (10.06%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 41 (7.64%) JBoss
2 39 (7.26%) WebSphere
3 25 (4.66%) CMS
4 20 (3.72%) WebLogic
4 20 (3.72%) Node.js
5 19 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.61%) WordPress
7 11 (2.05%) IIS
7 11 (2.05%) Drupal
8 10 (1.86%) Apache
9 6 (1.12%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.93%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.37%) Moodle
14 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
Applications
1 39 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.72%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 21 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (2.42%) Magento
3 5 (0.93%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.74%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.74%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.23%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) SSH
3 3 (0.56%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 102 (18.99%) MySQL
3 52 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (2.61%) NoSQL
12 12 (2.23%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
15 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
16 6 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (0.93%) SQLite
17 5 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
18 4 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 74 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 67 (12.48%) Eclipse
3 60 (11.17%) Subversion
4 52 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 29 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (4.84%) Ant
7 19 (3.54%) Maven
8 16 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 15 (2.79%) Xcode
10 12 (2.23%) NUnit
11 11 (2.05%) JIRA
11 11 (2.05%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (1.86%) RSpec
12 10 (1.86%) JUnit
13 9 (1.68%) CruiseControl
13 9 (1.68%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.68%) CppUnit
13 9 (1.68%) Grunt
13 9 (1.68%) Liquibase
14 7 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (6.33%) Banking
2 32 (5.96%) Retail
3 26 (4.84%) Marketing
4 20 (3.72%) Retail Banking
4 20 (3.72%) Finance
5 12 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.12%) Games
7 4 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) Automotive
8 2 (0.37%) Law
8 2 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (48.04%) .NET
2 230 (42.83%) HTML
3 179 (33.33%) CSS
4 163 (30.35%) ASP.NET
5 131 (24.39%) jQuery
6 112 (20.86%) XML
7 100 (18.62%) Web Services
8 75 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (11.55%) Hibernate
10 60 (11.17%) HTML5
11 54 (10.06%) RESTful
12 51 (9.50%) WCF
13 49 (9.12%) CSS3
13 49 (9.12%) Ajax
14 48 (8.94%) SOAP
15 44 (8.19%) .NET Framework
16 32 (5.96%) Spring
17 27 (5.03%) LAMP
18 24 (4.47%) Sass
19 22 (4.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.21%) Open Source
5 25 (4.66%) User Experience
6 12 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.05%) Tandem
7 11 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.49%) W3C
9 7 (1.30%) NHS
9 7 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.30%) IVR
10 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.12%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.12%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.74%) Physics
11 4 (0.74%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.74%) Social Media
11 4 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.50%) Apple iOS
2 47 (8.75%) Android
3 45 (8.38%) Linux
4 36 (6.70%) Windows
5 27 (5.03%) UNIX
6 5 (0.93%) Solaris
6 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (36.69%) MVC
2 181 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (20.30%) TDD
4 77 (14.34%) Unit Testing
5 71 (13.22%) Software Engineering
6 60 (11.17%) Scrum
6 60 (11.17%) OO
7 49 (9.12%) E-Commerce
8 45 (8.38%) Web Development
9 44 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (7.45%) iOS Development
11 30 (5.59%) CRM
11 30 (5.59%) OOP
12 29 (5.40%) Android Development
13 28 (5.21%) Web Application Development
13 28 (5.21%) SOA
14 26 (4.84%) Test Scripting
14 26 (4.84%) Mentoring
15 24 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (3.54%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 219 (40.78%) C#
2 209 (38.92%) JavaScript
3 136 (25.33%) PHP
4 135 (25.14%) SQL
5 121 (22.53%) Java
6 47 (8.75%) VB.NET
7 33 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 30 (5.59%) T-SQL
8 30 (5.59%) PHP5
9 23 (4.28%) Ruby
9 23 (4.28%) C++
10 21 (3.91%) VB
11 15 (2.79%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.61%) C
13 8 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (1.49%) RubyMotion
14 5 (0.93%) Python
15 4 (0.74%) Lua
16 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 60 (11.17%) Degree
2 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.12%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) WCAG
3 2 (0.37%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 95 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.26%) Zend
3 34 (6.33%) Oracle
4 16 (2.98%) Adobe
5 15 (2.79%) Facebook
6 8 (1.49%) Twitter
7 7 (1.30%) SAP
7 7 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.30%) Google
8 6 (1.12%) Kofax
8 6 (1.12%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.74%) Pega
10 3 (0.56%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.56%) Sony
10 3 (0.56%) ESRI
10 3 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.37%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.37%) Siebel
11 2 (0.37%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.37%) Sage
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