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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 36 46 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 43 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.91% 3.78% 10.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 5.26% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 43
Average salary £33,250 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £29,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,200 £89,000
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
623 456 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.58% 71.81% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 537 392 385
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (55.05%) .NET
2 49 (44.95%) C#
3 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 35 (32.11%) HTML
5 32 (29.36%) CSS
6 29 (26.61%) Java
6 29 (26.61%) jQuery
7 26 (23.85%) Degree
7 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET
9 22 (20.18%) MVC
10 19 (17.43%) SQL
11 18 (16.51%) TDD
12 17 (15.60%) MySQL
12 17 (15.60%) C++
12 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
12 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
13 16 (14.68%) C
13 16 (14.68%) XML
14 15 (13.76%) OO
14 15 (13.76%) MFC
14 15 (13.76%) Electronics
14 15 (13.76%) Home Automation
14 15 (13.76%) User Experience
15 14 (12.84%) Web Services
15 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
16 13 (11.93%) Embedded C
16 13 (11.93%) Embedded C++
16 13 (11.93%) GSM
16 13 (11.93%) Ethernet

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.26%) CMS
1 9 (8.26%) Sitefinity
2 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.67%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.75%) JBoss
5 2 (1.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.92%) Mule
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) GSM
1 13 (11.93%) Ethernet
1 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
2 12 (11.01%) Internet
3 11 (10.09%) HTTP
4 10 (9.17%) GPRS
4 10 (9.17%) Wireless
5 2 (1.83%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.83%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) MySQL
1 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) Subversion
3 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.67%) CppUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Xcode
5 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.75%) JIRA
5 3 (2.75%) GDB
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.92%) Ant
7 1 (0.92%) JUnit
7 1 (0.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) Liquibase
General
1 15 (13.76%) Electronics
2 10 (9.17%) Retail
3 9 (8.26%) Marketing
4 8 (7.34%) Billing
5 4 (3.67%) Finance
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.75%) Automotive
7 1 (0.92%) Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (55.05%) Developer
2 46 (42.20%) Software Engineer
3 15 (13.76%) Web Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Front-End Web Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Programmer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.67%) PHP Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.05%) .NET
2 35 (32.11%) HTML
3 32 (29.36%) CSS
4 29 (26.61%) jQuery
5 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET
6 16 (14.68%) XML
7 15 (13.76%) MFC
8 14 (12.84%) Web Services
9 13 (11.93%) Silverlight
10 10 (9.17%) Ajax
10 10 (9.17%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.26%) Spring
11 9 (8.26%) Sass
11 9 (8.26%) LESS
12 7 (6.42%) J2EE
12 7 (6.42%) Spring MVC
12 7 (6.42%) HTML5
13 6 (5.50%) LAMP
14 5 (4.59%) COM
14 5 (4.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Home Automation
1 15 (13.76%) User Experience
2 12 (11.01%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.67%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.75%) Telematics
8 2 (1.83%) iPad
8 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.92%) Replication
9 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.92%) Social Media
9 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) SUSE
4 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) MVC
3 18 (16.51%) TDD
4 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
5 15 (13.76%) OO
6 11 (10.09%) Usability Testing
7 10 (9.17%) Web Development
8 9 (8.26%) Web Design
8 9 (8.26%) SEO
8 9 (8.26%) Web Analytics
8 9 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (8.26%) Time Management
8 9 (8.26%) Analytics
9 8 (7.34%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.42%) OOP
11 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.50%) iOS Development
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.50%) Scrum
12 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) C#
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.61%) Java
4 19 (17.43%) SQL
5 17 (15.60%) C++
6 16 (14.68%) C
7 13 (11.93%) Embedded C
7 13 (11.93%) Embedded C++
8 10 (9.17%) Assembly Language
9 9 (8.26%) PHP
10 6 (5.50%) VB
10 6 (5.50%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.50%) Python
11 5 (4.59%) VB6
12 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.75%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.83%) VC++
14 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.92%) Perl
14 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) JTAG
2 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) Lauterbach
3 10 (9.17%) EMC
3 10 (9.17%) NEC
4 9 (8.26%) Adobe
4 9 (8.26%) Google
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle
6 3 (2.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.92%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.92%) Apple
8 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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