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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 34 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 36 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.05% 9.05% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.11% 9.94% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,668 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
506 644 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.04% 91.09% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 416 550 484
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (40.28%) SQL
2 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) TDD
4 22 (30.56%) HTML
4 22 (30.56%) Java
5 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 20 (27.78%) MVC
7 18 (25.00%) C#
8 17 (23.61%) Scrum
9 16 (22.22%) Degree
9 16 (22.22%) PHP
9 16 (22.22%) .NET
9 16 (22.22%) Oracle
10 15 (20.83%) SDLC
11 14 (19.44%) CSS
11 14 (19.44%) OO
12 13 (18.06%) Web Development
12 13 (18.06%) jQuery
13 12 (16.67%) Linux
14 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
15 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
15 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
16 9 (12.50%) J2EE
16 9 (12.50%) Web Services
16 9 (12.50%) Project Management
16 9 (12.50%) Finance
16 9 (12.50%) Spring
17 8 (11.11%) Spring MVC
17 8 (11.11%) WPF
17 8 (11.11%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (11.11%) OpenROAD
2 7 (9.72%) Apache Solr
2 7 (9.72%) JBoss
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) CICS
3 3 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) LTE
3 3 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (11.11%) PowerBuilder
1 8 (11.11%) PROIV
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) Selenium
4 3 (4.17%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.17%) TestNG
5 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) C# Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Java Engineer
4 13 (18.06%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Programmer
6 11 (15.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Software Programmer
8 8 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 16 (22.22%) .NET
3 14 (19.44%) CSS
4 13 (18.06%) jQuery
5 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
6 9 (12.50%) J2EE
6 9 (12.50%) Spring
6 9 (12.50%) Web Services
7 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 8 (11.11%) WPF
8 7 (9.72%) iBATIS
8 7 (9.72%) REST
9 6 (8.33%) Middleware
9 6 (8.33%) SOAP
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.56%) XSD
11 3 (4.17%) LAMP
12 2 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) User Experience
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.56%) Biotechnology
4 4 (5.56%) Informatics
4 4 (5.56%) NHS
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Android
2 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) TDD
3 20 (27.78%) MVC
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
5 15 (20.83%) SDLC
6 14 (19.44%) OO
7 13 (18.06%) Web Development
8 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.50%) Project Management
10 8 (11.11%) BDD
10 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.72%) Pair Programming
12 6 (8.33%) CRM
12 6 (8.33%) ERP
12 6 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 6 (8.33%) SOA
13 5 (6.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) SQL
2 22 (30.56%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.00%) C#
5 16 (22.22%) PHP
6 8 (11.11%) Clipper
6 8 (11.11%) LINC
6 8 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.11%) Uniface
6 8 (11.11%) xBase
7 6 (8.33%) C++
7 6 (8.33%) COBOL
7 6 (8.33%) DataFlex
7 6 (8.33%) Python
8 4 (5.56%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 4 (5.56%) XAML
9 2 (2.78%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MBA
5 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
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