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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.30% 3.51% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 3.70% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 26
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
711 594 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.66% 94.74% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 637 539 521
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 41 (73.21%) C#
2 39 (69.64%) .NET
3 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 22 (39.29%) HTML
6 22 (39.29%) jQuery
7 21 (37.50%) MVC
8 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
9 18 (32.14%) SQL
9 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (30.36%) CSS
11 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (26.79%) Degree
13 14 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (23.21%) Scrum
15 12 (21.43%) Oracle
16 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
17 10 (17.86%) Entity Framework
17 10 (17.86%) SaaS
17 10 (17.86%) NHibernate
17 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 9 (16.07%) JIRA
18 9 (16.07%) WPF
18 9 (16.07%) TDD
18 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
19 8 (14.29%) WCF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Mule
2 3 (5.36%) Mule ESB
2 3 (5.36%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.86%) SaaS
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) .NET
2 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 22 (39.29%) HTML
3 22 (39.29%) jQuery
4 17 (30.36%) CSS
5 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 14 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
8 10 (17.86%) NHibernate
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 9 (16.07%) WPF
10 8 (14.29%) WCF
11 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.71%) Web Services
13 5 (8.93%) Silverlight
13 5 (8.93%) WinForms
14 3 (5.36%) Middleware
15 2 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Android
2 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) MVC
3 13 (23.21%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) TDD
4 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.50%) SDLC
7 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
7 5 (8.93%) Android Development
7 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) ERP
8 4 (7.14%) Kanban
9 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Web Development
10 2 (3.57%) OOD
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) PHP
4 7 (12.50%) Uniface
5 6 (10.71%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Java
6 5 (8.93%) C++
6 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.57%) VB6
8 2 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) Siebel
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