The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 61 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.18% 1.65% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 1.73% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 21
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £36,950 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
740 636 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.61% 95.50% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 642 540 417
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) C#
3 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
4 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
5 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (44.07%) HTML
7 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
8 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (37.29%) CSS
9 22 (37.29%) MVC
10 21 (35.59%) jQuery
11 16 (27.12%) SQL
11 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (25.42%) Windows
12 15 (25.42%) Scrum
12 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (23.73%) Degree
13 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
13 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
13 14 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (22.03%) WPF
14 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
14 13 (22.03%) .NET Framework
15 12 (20.34%) Entity Framework
16 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (16.95%) NHibernate
17 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (16.95%) C++
17 10 (16.95%) SaaS
18 9 (15.25%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Mule
2 3 (5.08%) Mule ESB
2 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.95%) SaaS
3 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) CppUnit
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Electronics
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
3 26 (44.07%) HTML
4 22 (37.29%) CSS
5 21 (35.59%) jQuery
6 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
8 13 (22.03%) .NET Framework
8 13 (22.03%) WPF
9 12 (20.34%) Entity Framework
10 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (16.95%) NHibernate
12 9 (15.25%) WCF
13 8 (13.56%) Silverlight
13 8 (13.56%) WinForms
14 7 (11.86%) Web Services
15 6 (10.17%) XML
16 5 (8.47%) MFC
16 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) iPhone
3 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 2 (3.39%) Home Automation
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.39%) Android
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) MVC
3 15 (25.42%) Scrum
4 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) OO
6 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 5 (8.47%) CRM
7 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.78%) ERP
8 4 (6.78%) Kanban
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.08%) OOP
9 3 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.39%) OOD
11 1 (1.69%) SOA
11 1 (1.69%) Service Management
11 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.12%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) C++
5 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 8 (13.56%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) Java
8 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.08%) VB
10 2 (3.39%) Python
10 2 (3.39%) VB6
11 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.69%) C
11 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Siebel
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