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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 259 102 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.63% 22.72% 30.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.92% 23.39% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 226 91 198
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
721 436 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.39% 97.10% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 603 373 573
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 216 (48.87%) HTML
2 208 (47.06%) .NET
3 190 (42.99%) JavaScript
4 173 (39.14%) SQL Server
5 162 (36.65%) C#
6 151 (34.16%) CSS
7 145 (32.81%) MVC
8 128 (28.96%) SQL
9 127 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (27.83%) ASP.NET
11 106 (23.98%) PHP
11 106 (23.98%) Java
11 106 (23.98%) jQuery
12 99 (22.40%) XML
13 97 (21.95%) Web Services
14 89 (20.14%) MySQL
15 74 (16.74%) TDD
16 68 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 55 (12.44%) SOAP
17 55 (12.44%) Subversion
18 54 (12.22%) Eclipse
19 53 (11.99%) Hibernate
20 51 (11.54%) Git (software)
21 48 (10.86%) Web Development
22 47 (10.63%) Visual Studio
23 46 (10.41%) Linux
23 46 (10.41%) Unit Testing
24 45 (10.18%) Degree
24 45 (10.18%) Software Engineering
25 44 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 39 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 38 (8.60%) JBoss
3 21 (4.75%) CMS
4 17 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.17%) Apache
5 14 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.49%) WordPress
7 10 (2.26%) Node.js
8 7 (1.58%) Drupal
8 7 (1.58%) IIS
8 7 (1.58%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.90%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.68%) SugarCRM
10 3 (0.68%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.68%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.23%) Magnolia
Applications
1 37 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.75%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (3.62%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (2.94%) Magento
4 6 (1.36%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.90%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) Internet
2 3 (0.68%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) SMTP
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (39.14%) SQL Server
2 89 (20.14%) MySQL
3 40 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.26%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (1.36%) QlikView
15 5 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (1.13%) SAP Data Services
16 3 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 55 (12.44%) Subversion
2 54 (12.22%) Eclipse
3 51 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 47 (10.63%) Visual Studio
5 28 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.07%) Ant
7 16 (3.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 15 (3.39%) JIRA
9 13 (2.94%) Maven
9 13 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.26%) RSpec
11 9 (2.04%) NUnit
12 8 (1.81%) CruiseControl
12 8 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (1.81%) Grunt
13 7 (1.58%) Selenium
14 6 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.36%) Xcode
14 6 (1.36%) Jenkins
15 5 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 32 (7.24%) Banking
2 22 (4.98%) Retail
3 19 (4.30%) Finance
4 14 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 12 (2.71%) Marketing
6 11 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.36%) Advertising
8 5 (1.13%) Games
9 2 (0.45%) Automotive
9 2 (0.45%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (48.87%) HTML
2 208 (47.06%) .NET
3 151 (34.16%) CSS
4 123 (27.83%) ASP.NET
5 106 (23.98%) jQuery
6 99 (22.40%) XML
7 97 (21.95%) Web Services
8 55 (12.44%) SOAP
9 53 (11.99%) Hibernate
10 44 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (9.73%) HTML5
12 37 (8.37%) RESTful
12 37 (8.37%) WCF
13 36 (8.14%) Ajax
14 33 (7.47%) .NET Framework
15 30 (6.79%) CSS3
16 26 (5.88%) Spring
17 21 (4.75%) Java EE
17 21 (4.75%) LAMP
18 20 (4.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.20%) Open Source
3 22 (4.98%) User Experience
4 20 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.26%) IVR
7 9 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.81%) Tandem
9 7 (1.58%) NHS
9 7 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.36%) W3C
10 6 (1.36%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.90%) Telematics
12 3 (0.68%) DTV
12 3 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.45%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.23%) RIA
14 1 (0.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.41%) Linux
2 34 (7.69%) UNIX
3 30 (6.79%) Apple iOS
4 28 (6.33%) Android
5 18 (4.07%) Windows
6 5 (1.13%) Solaris
7 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.68%) Debian
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (32.81%) MVC
2 127 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (16.74%) TDD
4 48 (10.86%) Web Development
5 46 (10.41%) Unit Testing
6 45 (10.18%) Software Engineering
7 43 (9.73%) Scrum
8 41 (9.28%) OO
9 33 (7.47%) E-Commerce
10 30 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (5.66%) CRM
12 23 (5.20%) Mentoring
13 22 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.75%) SOA
14 21 (4.75%) iOS Development
15 19 (4.30%) Test Scripting
16 18 (4.07%) Android Development
17 17 (3.85%) OOP
17 17 (3.85%) Web Design
18 16 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 190 (42.99%) JavaScript
2 162 (36.65%) C#
3 128 (28.96%) SQL
4 106 (23.98%) PHP
4 106 (23.98%) Java
5 41 (9.28%) VB.NET
6 33 (7.47%) PL/SQL
7 24 (5.43%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.52%) VB
9 18 (4.07%) PHP5
10 17 (3.85%) Ruby
11 15 (3.39%) C++
12 12 (2.71%) C
13 8 (1.81%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (1.81%) RubyMotion
14 5 (1.13%) Lua
14 5 (1.13%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.13%) Python
15 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (10.18%) Degree
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.68%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) WCAG
2 1 (0.23%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.81%) Puppet
3 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 68 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.37%) Oracle
2 37 (8.37%) Zend
3 11 (2.49%) Facebook
3 11 (2.49%) Twitter
3 11 (2.49%) Adobe
4 6 (1.36%) SAP
5 5 (1.13%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.90%) Google
7 3 (0.68%) Kofax
7 3 (0.68%) Pega
7 3 (0.68%) Sage
8 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.45%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.23%) Infor
9 1 (0.23%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.23%) Epicor
9 1 (0.23%) Pegasus
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