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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 54 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.29% 5.87% 10.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 7.86% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £56,000
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
608 547 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 86.98% 74.73% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 546 442 388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,025 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.27%) jQuery
3 23 (36.51%) Java
3 23 (36.51%) .NET
4 20 (31.75%) HTML
5 17 (26.98%) C#
6 16 (25.40%) CSS
6 16 (25.40%) MVC
7 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.22%) C
9 12 (19.05%) SQL
9 12 (19.05%) MySQL
9 12 (19.05%) User Experience
10 11 (17.46%) REST
10 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
10 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
10 11 (17.46%) Web Services
11 10 (15.87%) C++
11 10 (15.87%) Web Development
12 8 (12.70%) J2EE
12 8 (12.70%) MFC
12 8 (12.70%) Windows
12 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
12 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
13 7 (11.11%) Algorithms
13 7 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (11.11%) CppUnit
13 7 (11.11%) Git (software)

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.94%) CMS
3 5 (7.94%) Apache Solr
3 5 (7.94%) Sitefinity
4 4 (6.35%) JBoss
5 2 (3.17%) OpenROAD
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) Mule
6 1 (1.59%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.76%) GSM
3 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.17%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) MySQL
3 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) Subversion
2 7 (11.11%) CppUnit
2 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) PROIV
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (9.52%) Marketing
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Billing
3 4 (6.35%) Electronics
4 3 (4.76%) Finance
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Programmer
6 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) jQuery
2 23 (36.51%) .NET
3 20 (31.75%) HTML
4 16 (25.40%) CSS
5 11 (17.46%) Web Services
5 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
5 11 (17.46%) REST
6 8 (12.70%) J2EE
6 8 (12.70%) MFC
7 7 (11.11%) XML
7 7 (11.11%) STL
7 7 (11.11%) Ajax
7 7 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (9.52%) Spring
9 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.94%) Spring MVC
9 5 (7.94%) SOAP
9 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.94%) Ext JS
9 5 (7.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) User Experience
2 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.94%) Visualisation
4 5 (7.94%) Social Media
5 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.17%) Home Automation
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Telematics
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) MVC
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) Web Development
4 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.94%) OO
6 5 (7.94%) Web Design
6 5 (7.94%) SEO
6 5 (7.94%) Workflow
6 5 (7.94%) Usability Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Web Analytics
6 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.94%) Analytics
6 5 (7.94%) SDLC
6 5 (7.94%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (7.94%) Time Management
7 4 (6.35%) Android Development
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) Java
3 17 (26.98%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) C
5 12 (19.05%) SQL
6 10 (15.87%) C++
7 7 (11.11%) Python
8 6 (9.52%) VC++
9 4 (6.35%) PHP
10 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.76%) ANSI C
11 2 (3.17%) xBase
11 2 (3.17%) Clipper
11 2 (3.17%) LINC
11 2 (3.17%) Uniface
11 2 (3.17%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.59%) Lauterbach
4 1 (1.59%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + generous holiday allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire (S10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago