The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 64 60 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 10 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.46% 1.43% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.52% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 49
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £33,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
932 656 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.69% 94.12% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 772 539 687
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the South Yorkshire region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -20 13 £37,250 +6.42% 5
Doncaster - 4 £45,000 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
5 17 (35.42%) C++
5 17 (35.42%) Mobile App
6 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 15 (31.25%) HTML
7 15 (31.25%) XML
7 15 (31.25%) Degree
8 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.08%) VB
9 13 (27.08%) CSS
10 12 (25.00%) C
11 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
12 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
12 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
12 10 (20.83%) Flash
12 10 (20.83%) MVC
12 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.83%) Web Design
12 10 (20.83%) IVR
13 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
14 8 (16.67%) Web Services
14 8 (16.67%) Windows
14 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
15 7 (14.58%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (14.58%) XSLT
15 7 (14.58%) Java

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Ant
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Mocha
1 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Phing
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Xdebug
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Back Office
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
3 15 (31.25%) XML
4 13 (27.08%) CSS
5 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.83%) Flash
7 8 (16.67%) Web Services
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (14.58%) XSLT
8 7 (14.58%) RESTful
8 7 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (10.42%) Silverlight
10 4 (8.33%) WCF
10 4 (8.33%) Ajax
10 4 (8.33%) WinForms
10 4 (8.33%) SOAP
11 3 (6.25%) WPF
11 3 (6.25%) jQuery
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Mobile App
2 10 (20.83%) IVR
3 7 (14.58%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Debian
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
1 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
1 10 (20.83%) MVC
1 10 (20.83%) Web Design
2 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
2 7 (14.58%) MVVM
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.17%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.17%) System Testing
6 2 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) OOD
7 1 (2.08%) SOA
7 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.08%) Web Development
7 1 (2.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) C++
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
5 13 (27.08%) VB
6 12 (25.00%) C
7 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 7 (14.58%) Java
9 4 (8.33%) PHP
10 3 (6.25%) Python
11 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter
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