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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 42 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 31 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.26% 5.05% 10.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 7.49% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 56
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £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
604 427 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.08% 67.35% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 532 379 447
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 49 (50.00%) .NET
2 39 (39.80%) C#
3 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
4 34 (34.69%) HTML
5 32 (32.65%) Java
6 31 (31.63%) jQuery
7 28 (28.57%) CSS
8 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET
9 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.39%) C
11 17 (17.35%) SQL
11 17 (17.35%) MVC
11 17 (17.35%) Degree
11 17 (17.35%) User Experience
12 16 (16.33%) MySQL
12 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.31%) C++
14 13 (13.27%) MFC
14 13 (13.27%) Web Services
14 13 (13.27%) XML
14 13 (13.27%) OO
15 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
15 12 (12.24%) Silverlight
15 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
16 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
16 11 (11.22%) HTTP
16 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
17 10 (10.20%) TDD
17 10 (10.20%) Subversion
17 10 (10.20%) Marketing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (9.18%) CMS
1 9 (9.18%) Sitefinity
2 7 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.10%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.02%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) HTTP
2 9 (9.18%) Internet
3 8 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.16%) GSM
3 8 (8.16%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.10%) Wireless
4 5 (5.10%) GPRS
5 2 (2.04%) ZigBee
5 2 (2.04%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.02%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) MySQL
1 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
1 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.20%) Subversion
3 7 (7.14%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (10.20%) Marketing
2 9 (9.18%) Retail
2 9 (9.18%) Electronics
3 8 (8.16%) Billing
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (56.12%) Developer
2 40 (40.82%) Software Engineer
3 17 (17.35%) Web Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Programmer
6 8 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Firmware Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.00%) .NET
2 34 (34.69%) HTML
3 31 (31.63%) jQuery
4 28 (28.57%) CSS
5 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET
6 13 (13.27%) MFC
6 13 (13.27%) Web Services
6 13 (13.27%) XML
7 12 (12.24%) Silverlight
8 9 (9.18%) Spring
8 9 (9.18%) Ajax
8 9 (9.18%) Sass
8 9 (9.18%) LESS
9 8 (8.16%) Hibernate
9 8 (8.16%) J2EE
10 7 (7.14%) STL
10 7 (7.14%) Spring MVC
10 7 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (6.12%) Django
11 6 (6.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) User Experience
2 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Home Automation
4 7 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.10%) Social Media
6 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.08%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.06%) Telematics
8 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.02%) DTV
9 1 (1.02%) Replication
9 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.35%) MVC
3 13 (13.27%) OO
4 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (10.20%) TDD
5 10 (10.20%) Web Development
6 9 (9.18%) Web Analytics
6 9 (9.18%) Usability Testing
6 9 (9.18%) Time Management
6 9 (9.18%) SEO
6 9 (9.18%) Web Design
6 9 (9.18%) Analytics
7 8 (8.16%) Web Application Development
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.12%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
10 4 (4.08%) Scrum
10 4 (4.08%) OOP
10 4 (4.08%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.80%) C#
2 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.65%) Java
4 19 (19.39%) C
5 17 (17.35%) SQL
6 15 (15.31%) C++
7 8 (8.16%) Python
7 8 (8.16%) Embedded C
7 8 (8.16%) Embedded C++
8 6 (6.12%) PHP
8 6 (6.12%) VC++
9 5 (5.10%) Assembly Language
9 5 (5.10%) VB6
9 5 (5.10%) VB
10 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.06%) ANSI C
12 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) Adobe
2 9 (9.18%) Google
3 6 (6.12%) Lauterbach
4 5 (5.10%) NEC
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) EMC
5 3 (3.06%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago