The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 41 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.47% 2.87% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 2.90% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 12
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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
527 723 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.17% 98.77% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 464 632 530
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) .NET
3 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 19 (36.54%) C#
5 18 (34.62%) Java
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.69%) PHP
7 16 (30.77%) TDD
8 12 (23.08%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) MVC
9 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
9 11 (21.15%) C++
9 11 (21.15%) HTML
9 11 (21.15%) Oracle
9 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
9 11 (21.15%) Data Protection
10 10 (19.23%) jQuery
10 10 (19.23%) Spring
10 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
11 9 (17.31%) Python
11 9 (17.31%) Web Services
11 9 (17.31%) Linux
12 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 8 (15.38%) SDLC
13 7 (13.46%) PROIV
13 7 (13.46%) LINC
13 7 (13.46%) xBase
13 7 (13.46%) Clipper

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) OpenROAD
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.69%) JBoss
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Informix
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (13.46%) PowerBuilder
1 7 (13.46%) PROIV
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
2 4 (7.69%) Maven
2 4 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
3 10 (19.23%) jQuery
3 10 (19.23%) Spring
4 9 (17.31%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
6 6 (11.54%) CSS
7 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) iBATIS
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) JDBC
8 4 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 3 (5.77%) CSS3
10 2 (3.85%) WCF
10 2 (3.85%) WPF
11 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.92%) Ajax
11 1 (1.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Tandem
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Android
2 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) TDD
4 12 (23.08%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) Data Protection
5 11 (21.15%) MVC
6 8 (15.38%) SDLC
6 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Pair Programming
8 5 (9.62%) SOA
9 4 (7.69%) Android Development
9 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
9 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.85%) OO
11 1 (1.92%) BDD
11 1 (1.92%) DevOps
11 1 (1.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 18 (34.62%) Java
4 17 (32.69%) PHP
5 11 (21.15%) C++
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.31%) Python
7 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 7 (13.46%) Clipper
8 7 (13.46%) COBOL
8 7 (13.46%) DataFlex
8 7 (13.46%) LINC
8 7 (13.46%) Ruby
8 7 (13.46%) Uniface
8 7 (13.46%) xBase
9 5 (9.62%) C
9 5 (9.62%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (9.62%) RPG
9 5 (9.62%) VB
10 3 (5.77%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe