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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 26 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.06% 10.64% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.88% 12.77% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 47
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £67,500
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
607 376 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 81.59% 83.37% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 502 315 460
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 38 (43.18%) Java
1 38 (43.18%) Degree
2 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (38.64%) C++
4 30 (34.09%) SQL
5 27 (30.68%) RESTful
6 26 (29.55%) Software Architecture
6 26 (29.55%) SOAP
6 26 (29.55%) XML
6 26 (29.55%) Python
7 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 21 (23.86%) Embedded C++
8 21 (23.86%) HTML
8 21 (23.86%) C
9 20 (22.73%) .NET
9 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 19 (21.59%) TDD
10 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET
11 18 (20.45%) Windows
11 18 (20.45%) Web Services
12 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
12 17 (19.32%) WebSphere
12 17 (19.32%) Java EE
12 17 (19.32%) System Testing
13 16 (18.18%) C#
14 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
14 14 (15.91%) PHP
14 14 (15.91%) CSS
15 13 (14.77%) Eclipse
15 13 (14.77%) Hibernate

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 17 (19.32%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) MySQL
3 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) Redis
4 3 (3.41%) Big Data
4 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Eclipse
2 11 (12.50%) Ant
3 8 (9.09%) Selenium
3 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.95%) Subversion
5 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.27%) Maven
7 2 (2.27%) JIRA
7 2 (2.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (12.50%) Banking
1 11 (12.50%) Retail
1 11 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (56.82%) Software Engineer
2 34 (38.64%) Developer
3 20 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Junior
6 6 (6.82%) Graduate
6 6 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Tester
8 4 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.41%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Junior Tester
9 3 (3.41%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Graduate Java Developer
10 2 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.27%) Software Manager
10 2 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) RESTful
2 26 (29.55%) SOAP
2 26 (29.55%) XML
3 21 (23.86%) HTML
4 20 (22.73%) .NET
5 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET
6 18 (20.45%) Web Services
7 17 (19.32%) Java EE
8 14 (15.91%) CSS
9 13 (14.77%) Hibernate
10 11 (12.50%) Swing
10 11 (12.50%) XHTML
11 10 (11.36%) JSON
12 9 (10.23%) Middleware
12 9 (10.23%) Ajax
13 8 (9.09%) XSLT
13 8 (9.09%) J2EE
14 7 (7.95%) LAMP
14 7 (7.95%) Silverlight
15 6 (6.82%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.27%) NHS
4 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 12 (13.64%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.27%) SUSE
4 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Software Architecture
3 19 (21.59%) TDD
4 17 (19.32%) System Testing
5 12 (13.64%) OO
6 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.23%) OOP
8 8 (9.09%) SOA
8 8 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.82%) MVC
10 5 (5.68%) Software Testing
10 5 (5.68%) DevOps
10 5 (5.68%) Automation Testing
11 4 (4.55%) Scrum
11 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.41%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.41%) Test Planning
12 3 (3.41%) OO PHP
13 2 (2.27%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.18%) Java
2 34 (38.64%) C++
3 30 (34.09%) SQL
4 26 (29.55%) Python
5 21 (23.86%) Embedded C++
5 21 (23.86%) C
6 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
7 16 (18.18%) C#
8 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 14 (15.91%) PHP
9 12 (13.64%) VB
10 11 (12.50%) VB6
11 8 (9.09%) Embedded C
12 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.14%) Lua
13 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (43.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.82%) WAI
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) JBoss
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase
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