The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 46 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.89% 6.34% 10.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 9.05% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 58
Average salary £39,500 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
600 453 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.45% 70.02% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 533 387 427
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 42 (45.65%) .NET
2 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.87%) Java
4 32 (34.78%) C#
5 31 (33.70%) HTML
6 30 (32.61%) jQuery
7 25 (27.17%) CSS
8 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
10 18 (19.57%) MVC
11 17 (18.48%) C
11 17 (18.48%) User Experience
12 16 (17.39%) MySQL
13 15 (16.30%) SQL
14 13 (14.13%) C++
15 12 (13.04%) Web Services
15 12 (13.04%) Web Development
15 12 (13.04%) Degree
15 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
16 11 (11.96%) Subversion
16 11 (11.96%) MFC
16 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
16 11 (11.96%) OO
16 11 (11.96%) HTTP
17 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
17 10 (10.87%) XML
17 10 (10.87%) Marketing
17 10 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
17 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.78%) Sitefinity
1 9 (9.78%) CMS
2 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.61%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) Apache Solr
3 5 (5.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.09%) Mule
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) HTTP
2 7 (7.61%) Internet
3 6 (6.52%) GSM
3 6 (6.52%) Ethernet
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.26%) Wireless
4 3 (3.26%) GPRS
5 2 (2.17%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.17%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) MySQL
3 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Subversion
2 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.61%) CppUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (10.87%) Marketing
2 9 (9.78%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Billing
4 7 (7.61%) Electronics
5 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.26%) Automotive
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 38 (41.30%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Web Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Architect
4 8 (8.70%) Programmer
4 8 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Senior Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.65%) .NET
2 31 (33.70%) HTML
3 30 (32.61%) jQuery
4 25 (27.17%) CSS
5 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 12 (13.04%) Web Services
7 11 (11.96%) MFC
8 10 (10.87%) XML
9 9 (9.78%) REST
9 9 (9.78%) Sass
9 9 (9.78%) LESS
9 9 (9.78%) J2EE
10 8 (8.70%) Spring
10 8 (8.70%) Ajax
10 8 (8.70%) Silverlight
11 7 (7.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.61%) STL
12 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) User Experience
2 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.52%) Home Automation
5 5 (5.43%) Social Media
6 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.35%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.26%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.26%) Telematics
8 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Replication
8 1 (1.09%) DTV
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) MVC
3 12 (13.04%) Web Development
4 11 (11.96%) OO
5 10 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.78%) Analytics
6 9 (9.78%) Usability Testing
6 9 (9.78%) Time Management
6 9 (9.78%) Web Analytics
6 9 (9.78%) Web Design
6 9 (9.78%) SEO
7 8 (8.70%) TDD
7 8 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.43%) Workflow
9 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.35%) SOA
9 4 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
2 33 (35.87%) Java
3 32 (34.78%) C#
4 17 (18.48%) C
5 15 (16.30%) SQL
6 13 (14.13%) C++
7 8 (8.70%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
8 6 (6.52%) Embedded C
8 6 (6.52%) Embedded C++
8 6 (6.52%) VC++
9 4 (4.35%) VB
9 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.35%) VB6
10 3 (3.26%) ANSI C
10 3 (3.26%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) JTAG
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Google
2 9 (9.78%) Adobe
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Lauterbach
4 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.26%) NEC
4 3 (3.26%) EMC
5 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Sybase
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago