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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 52 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.63% 4.85% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 4.99% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 23
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,200 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
855 842 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.05% 97.23% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 727 673 656
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -12 29 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Rotherham +22 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Doncaster - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 56 (87.50%) C#
2 55 (85.94%) .NET
3 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
4 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 23 (35.94%) HTML
5 23 (35.94%) Degree
6 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 19 (29.69%) CSS
9 18 (28.13%) Windows
9 18 (28.13%) Scrum
10 17 (26.56%) MVC
10 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
10 17 (26.56%) XML
11 16 (25.00%) PHP
11 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 15 (23.44%) WPF
12 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (21.88%) Java
13 14 (21.88%) Web Services
13 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
14 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
15 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (18.75%) WCF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
6 10 (15.63%) MySQL
7 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Ant
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 9 (14.06%) Back Office
1 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) .NET
2 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 23 (35.94%) HTML
4 19 (29.69%) CSS
5 17 (26.56%) XML
6 15 (23.44%) WPF
7 14 (21.88%) Web Services
8 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (18.75%) Silverlight
9 12 (18.75%) WinForms
9 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 12 (18.75%) WCF
10 9 (14.06%) jQuery
10 9 (14.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (14.06%) XSLT
11 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.94%) RESTful
12 6 (9.38%) Ajax
13 5 (7.81%) Spring
13 5 (7.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.94%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) IVR
5 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.13%) PACS
6 2 (3.13%) e-Health
6 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.13%) NHS
6 2 (3.13%) LIMS
6 2 (3.13%) iPhone
6 2 (3.13%) iPad
6 2 (3.13%) Health Informatics
6 2 (3.13%) Home Automation
6 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.13%) Informatics
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Scrum
2 17 (26.56%) MVC
3 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.50%) OO
5 7 (10.94%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.94%) MVVM
6 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.81%) OOP
7 3 (4.69%) Workflow
7 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Analytics
8 2 (3.13%) Parallel Programming
8 2 (3.13%) Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (87.50%) C#
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) PHP
5 14 (21.88%) Java
6 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
7 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
7 10 (15.63%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) HL7
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Kofax
4 1 (1.56%) Pega
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