The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 27 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.98% 2.66% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 2.76% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 25
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £31,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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
460 543 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.29% 96.45% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 409 462 654
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (56.25%) OO
3 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
4 24 (50.00%) SQL
5 22 (45.83%) Degree
5 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
6 21 (43.75%) Java
7 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (35.42%) Mercurial
8 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
8 17 (35.42%) Data Structures
8 17 (35.42%) Automated Testing
8 17 (35.42%) Subversion
9 15 (31.25%) Validation
9 15 (31.25%) C++
10 11 (22.92%) C#
11 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (18.75%) XAML
11 9 (18.75%) SDLC
11 9 (18.75%) MVVM
11 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 9 (18.75%) WPF
12 8 (16.67%) TDD
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
13 7 (14.58%) MVC
13 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.50%) Home Automation
14 6 (12.50%) jQuery
14 6 (12.50%) ZigBee
14 6 (12.50%) Apache Solr

Software Engineer 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 6 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Bluetooth
1 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 6 (12.50%) RS-232
1 6 (12.50%) RS-422
1 6 (12.50%) RS-485
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.50%) Wireless
1 6 (12.50%) ZigBee
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 5 (10.42%) Intranet
2 5 (10.42%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (35.42%) Mercurial
2 17 (35.42%) Subversion
3 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) WPF
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) jQuery
2 6 (12.50%) Lucene
3 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) YUI
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
2 17 (35.42%) Data Structures
3 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.50%) Home Automation
5 5 (10.42%) Biology
5 5 (10.42%) Biotechnology
5 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.42%) Informatics
5 5 (10.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (56.25%) OO
3 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (35.42%) Automated Testing
5 15 (31.25%) Validation
6 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
6 9 (18.75%) MVVM
6 9 (18.75%) SDLC
7 8 (16.67%) TDD
8 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 5 (10.42%) API Integration
9 5 (10.42%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (10.42%) Document Management
9 5 (10.42%) OOP
9 5 (10.42%) Open Source
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Refactoring
9 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) C++
4 11 (22.92%) C#
5 9 (18.75%) XAML
6 8 (16.67%) PHP
7 6 (12.50%) ANSI C
7 6 (12.50%) C
7 6 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 6 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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