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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 278 211 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.96% 29.31% 35.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.97% 30.32% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 253 189 146
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
752 696 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.28% 96.67% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 644 581 375
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 279 (49.56%) .NET
2 265 (47.07%) C#
3 264 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (42.63%) JavaScript
5 230 (40.85%) SQL Server
6 221 (39.25%) HTML
7 215 (38.19%) CSS
8 209 (37.12%) MVC
9 191 (33.93%) ASP.NET
10 159 (28.24%) SQL
11 146 (25.93%) TDD
11 146 (25.93%) jQuery
12 139 (24.69%) Java
13 132 (23.45%) PHP
14 113 (20.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 109 (19.36%) Web Services
16 105 (18.65%) Unit Testing
17 102 (18.12%) Microsoft
18 91 (16.16%) XML
19 87 (15.45%) MySQL
20 85 (15.10%) OO
21 82 (14.56%) Software Engineering
22 78 (13.85%) Degree
23 75 (13.32%) Git (software)
24 74 (13.14%) HTML5
25 63 (11.19%) .NET Framework
26 62 (11.01%) CSS3
27 61 (10.83%) RESTful
28 60 (10.66%) Scrum
29 59 (10.48%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.15%) Node.js
3 24 (4.26%) CMS
4 19 (3.37%) JBoss
5 18 (3.20%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.49%) Apache
6 14 (2.49%) IIS
7 12 (2.13%) WordPress
8 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.60%) Drupal
9 8 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.24%) Sitefinity
10 7 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.07%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.71%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (0.53%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.36%) Mule
14 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.36%) Moodle
14 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.91%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.60%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.24%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.53%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.36%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.73%) SaaS
3 14 (2.49%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.31%) Internet
2 8 (1.42%) HTTP
3 7 (1.24%) SSH
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 87 (15.45%) MySQL
3 50 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (5.15%) NoSQL
7 27 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (3.20%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (1.78%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.60%) CouchDB
14 9 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (0.89%) SQLite
16 4 (0.71%) OLAP
16 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (13.32%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.59%) Eclipse
3 47 (8.35%) Visual Studio
4 44 (7.82%) Subversion
5 18 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.02%) Ant
7 15 (2.66%) Xcode
8 14 (2.49%) Maven
9 13 (2.31%) JUnit
10 11 (1.95%) JIRA
11 9 (1.60%) CppUnit
12 8 (1.42%) Liquibase
13 7 (1.24%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.24%) NUnit
14 4 (0.71%) MSTest
15 3 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
15 3 (0.53%) Lombardi
16 2 (0.36%) CruiseControl
16 2 (0.36%) NetBeans
16 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (6.04%) Marketing
2 28 (4.97%) Finance
3 26 (4.62%) Retail
4 16 (2.84%) Banking
4 16 (2.84%) Back Office
5 15 (2.66%) Games
6 10 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.60%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (49.56%) .NET
2 221 (39.25%) HTML
3 215 (38.19%) CSS
4 191 (33.93%) ASP.NET
5 146 (25.93%) jQuery
6 113 (20.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 109 (19.36%) Web Services
8 91 (16.16%) XML
9 74 (13.14%) HTML5
10 63 (11.19%) .NET Framework
11 62 (11.01%) CSS3
12 61 (10.83%) RESTful
13 56 (9.95%) Ajax
14 53 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 51 (9.06%) Hibernate
16 50 (8.88%) WCF
17 48 (8.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 43 (7.64%) AngularJS
19 42 (7.46%) SOAP
20 37 (6.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.82%) Mobile App
2 36 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.09%) User Experience
3 23 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.49%) NHS
6 12 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.13%) Open Source
7 10 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.60%) Physics
8 9 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.42%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.42%) iPhone
10 7 (1.24%) W3C
11 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.89%) IVR
11 5 (0.89%) iPad
11 5 (0.89%) Home Automation
12 4 (0.71%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.99%) Android
2 41 (7.28%) Apple iOS
3 36 (6.39%) Linux
4 33 (5.86%) Windows
5 15 (2.66%) UNIX
6 8 (1.42%) Solaris
7 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (37.12%) MVC
3 146 (25.93%) TDD
4 105 (18.65%) Unit Testing
5 85 (15.10%) OO
6 82 (14.56%) Software Engineering
7 60 (10.66%) Scrum
8 59 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (8.70%) OOP
10 39 (6.93%) E-Commerce
11 37 (6.57%) CRM
12 34 (6.04%) Test Scripting
12 34 (6.04%) Web Application Development
13 32 (5.68%) iOS Development
13 32 (5.68%) Web Development
14 29 (5.15%) BDD
15 26 (4.62%) Android Development
16 23 (4.09%) Content Management
17 19 (3.37%) Refactoring
18 15 (2.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 265 (47.07%) C#
2 240 (42.63%) JavaScript
3 159 (28.24%) SQL
4 139 (24.69%) Java
5 132 (23.45%) PHP
6 39 (6.93%) T-SQL
7 33 (5.86%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.97%) Ruby
9 27 (4.80%) PL/SQL
10 25 (4.44%) C++
10 25 (4.44%) PHP5
11 16 (2.84%) C
12 15 (2.66%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.13%) VB
14 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) Python
16 3 (0.53%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.36%) VBA
17 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 78 (13.85%) Degree
2 14 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.07%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) WCAG
3 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 102 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.51%) Oracle
2 31 (5.51%) Zend
3 21 (3.73%) Adobe
4 16 (2.84%) Google
5 14 (2.49%) NetSuite
5 14 (2.49%) Siebel
5 14 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.24%) Apple
6 7 (1.24%) Facebook
7 6 (1.07%) Kofax
8 4 (0.71%) Pega
8 4 (0.71%) Tieto
9 3 (0.53%) hybris
9 3 (0.53%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.53%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.53%) Sony
9 3 (0.53%) ESRI
10 2 (0.36%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
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