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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 56 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 35 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.37% 1.94% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 2.05% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 34
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1007 876 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.01% 94.40% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 854 745 584
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +14 33 £36,750 +13.07% 2
Barnsley - 2 £28,500 - 2
Rotherham - 1 - -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 53 (81.54%) .NET
2 52 (80.00%) C#
3 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
4 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 27 (41.54%) HTML
5 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 23 (35.38%) MVC
7 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (33.85%) CSS
9 21 (32.31%) jQuery
10 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (26.15%) SQL
11 16 (24.62%) Windows
11 16 (24.62%) Degree
12 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 15 (23.08%) Scrum
12 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
13 14 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (21.54%) WPF
14 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 12 (18.46%) C++
15 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (18.46%) Entity Framework
16 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (15.38%) NHibernate
16 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 10 (15.38%) SaaS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) JBoss
2 3 (4.62%) Mule ESB
2 3 (4.62%) Mule
3 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.38%) SaaS
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) Force.com
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.62%) CppUnit
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Legal
2 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) .NET
2 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 27 (41.54%) HTML
4 22 (33.85%) CSS
5 21 (32.31%) jQuery
6 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
7 14 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (21.54%) WPF
8 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (18.46%) Entity Framework
10 10 (15.38%) NHibernate
11 9 (13.85%) WCF
11 9 (13.85%) Silverlight
11 9 (13.85%) WinForms
12 7 (10.77%) Web Services
13 6 (9.23%) XML
13 6 (9.23%) MFC
14 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) iPad
3 2 (3.08%) Health Informatics
3 2 (3.08%) iPhone
3 2 (3.08%) Home Automation
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Informatics
3 2 (3.08%) PACS
3 2 (3.08%) e-Health
3 2 (3.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.08%) LIMS
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) MVC
3 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 15 (23.08%) Scrum
4 8 (12.31%) OO
5 6 (9.23%) TDD
6 5 (7.69%) CRM
6 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Kanban
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) ERP
8 3 (4.62%) OOP
8 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.08%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Analytics
9 2 (3.08%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) C++
5 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
6 8 (12.31%) Java
6 8 (12.31%) PHP
7 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.62%) C
8 3 (4.62%) VB
9 2 (3.08%) VB6
9 2 (3.08%) Python
10 1 (1.54%) VC++
10 1 (1.54%) VBA
10 1 (1.54%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) Kofax
4 1 (1.54%) Siebel
Barnsley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago