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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 49 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.52% 4.36% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 4.45% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 10
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
535 652 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.22% 98.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 422 584 589
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) Oracle
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
8 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 11 (35.48%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) Pair Programming
9 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) CSS
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
10 9 (29.03%) JBoss
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (25.81%) SOA
11 8 (25.81%) C
11 8 (25.81%) COBOL
12 7 (22.58%) J2EE
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
12 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
12 7 (22.58%) Spring
12 7 (22.58%) iBATIS
12 7 (22.58%) Spring MVC
12 7 (22.58%) Apache Solr
12 7 (22.58%) Mentoring

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 9 (29.03%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) Apache Solr
2 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (19.35%) OpenROAD
4 4 (12.90%) CMS
4 4 (12.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Informix
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (19.35%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (19.35%) PROIV
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
4 7 (22.58%) iBATIS
4 7 (22.58%) J2EE
4 7 (22.58%) Spring
4 7 (22.58%) Spring MVC
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.90%) CSS3
6 4 (12.90%) HTML5
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) RESTful
9 1 (3.23%) WCF
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (3.23%) WinForms
9 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Tandem
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Pair Programming
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) TDD
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) SOA
6 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.45%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
5 8 (25.81%) C
5 8 (25.81%) COBOL
6 6 (19.35%) C++
6 6 (19.35%) Clipper
6 6 (19.35%) DataFlex
6 6 (19.35%) LINC
6 6 (19.35%) Uniface
6 6 (19.35%) xBase
7 5 (16.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 5 (16.13%) RPG
7 5 (16.13%) VB
8 3 (9.68%) PHP
8 3 (9.68%) Tcl
9 2 (6.45%) Python
9 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SDET
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Sheffield, Newcastle, Blackpool,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to to £53,380 plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago