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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 42 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.30% 4.24% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 4.30% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £37,600
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
580 768 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.03% 98.71% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 510 658 569
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
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 3 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) PHP
3 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
4 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 15 (30.61%) Java
6 14 (28.57%) TDD
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.45%) MVC
8 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
9 10 (20.41%) jQuery
9 10 (20.41%) Scrum
10 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.37%) C++
10 9 (18.37%) HTML
10 9 (18.37%) Python
10 9 (18.37%) Spring
11 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
11 8 (16.33%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.29%) Ruby
13 6 (12.24%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
14 5 (10.20%) COBOL
14 5 (10.20%) CSS
14 5 (10.20%) Windows

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 5 (10.20%) OpenROAD
2 3 (6.12%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.12%) JBoss
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Informix
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (10.20%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (10.20%) PROIV
2 4 (8.16%) JUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 4 (8.16%) Mockito
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) jQuery
3 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) Spring
4 8 (16.33%) Web Services
5 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.16%) JDBC
8 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 3 (6.12%) iBATIS
8 3 (6.12%) J2EE
8 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.08%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) WCF
9 2 (4.08%) WPF
10 1 (2.04%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (2.04%) Flash
10 1 (2.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) TDD
4 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Android Development
8 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.16%) Mobile Development
8 4 (8.16%) Pair Programming
8 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.16%) SOA
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.08%) OO
11 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.04%) DevOps
11 1 (2.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) PHP
3 16 (32.65%) C#
4 15 (30.61%) Java
5 9 (18.37%) C++
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.37%) Python
6 7 (14.29%) Ruby
7 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.20%) Clipper
8 5 (10.20%) COBOL
8 5 (10.20%) DataFlex
8 5 (10.20%) LINC
8 5 (10.20%) Uniface
8 5 (10.20%) xBase
9 3 (6.12%) C
9 3 (6.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (6.12%) RPG
9 3 (6.12%) VB
10 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe
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