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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 23 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.42% 3.44% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 3.56% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 23
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,950 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
451 618 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.41% 96.56% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 367 518 601
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) OO
4 27 (39.13%) C++
5 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (37.68%) Algorithms
6 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
6 25 (36.23%) SQL
7 24 (34.78%) Validation
8 22 (31.88%) Degree
9 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
9 21 (30.43%) Mercurial
9 21 (30.43%) NoSQL
9 21 (30.43%) Data Structures
9 21 (30.43%) Subversion
10 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (23.19%) C#
11 15 (21.74%) C
11 15 (21.74%) Bluetooth
11 15 (21.74%) Ethernet
11 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 15 (21.74%) Embedded C
11 15 (21.74%) Embedded C++
11 15 (21.74%) Firmware
11 15 (21.74%) Electronics
11 15 (21.74%) Wireless
11 15 (21.74%) Home Automation
11 15 (21.74%) ZigBee
11 15 (21.74%) RS-232
11 15 (21.74%) RS-485

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 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) Bluetooth
1 15 (21.74%) Ethernet
1 15 (21.74%) RS-232
1 15 (21.74%) RS-422
1 15 (21.74%) RS-485
1 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 15 (21.74%) Wireless
1 15 (21.74%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
2 21 (30.43%) Mercurial
2 21 (30.43%) Subversion
3 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 15 (21.74%) Electronics
2 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 9 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) WPF
2 8 (11.59%) CSS
3 7 (10.14%) HTML
4 5 (7.25%) jQuery
4 5 (7.25%) LAMP
5 4 (5.80%) Ajax
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
5 4 (5.80%) REST
5 4 (5.80%) Web Services
6 3 (4.35%) .NET
6 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.35%) Django
6 3 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.90%) Express
7 2 (2.90%) LINQ
7 2 (2.90%) Lucene
7 2 (2.90%) Sass
7 2 (2.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Algorithms
2 21 (30.43%) Data Structures
3 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (21.74%) Home Automation
5 5 (7.25%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (44.93%) OO
3 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (34.78%) Validation
5 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
6 11 (15.94%) MVC
7 10 (14.49%) SDLC
8 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
8 9 (13.04%) MVVM
9 8 (11.59%) OOP
9 8 (11.59%) TDD
10 5 (7.25%) API Integration
10 5 (7.25%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (7.25%) Biology
10 5 (7.25%) Informatics
10 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 27 (39.13%) C++
3 25 (36.23%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) C#
5 15 (21.74%) ANSI C
5 15 (21.74%) C
5 15 (21.74%) Embedded C
5 15 (21.74%) Embedded C++
6 10 (14.49%) PHP
7 9 (13.04%) XAML
8 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.25%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.35%) Python
11 2 (2.90%) ES6
12 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.90%) Zend
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 days ago