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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 50 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 43 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.50% 4.49% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 4.60% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 35
Average salary £30,000 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.66% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
923 761 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.65% 97.56% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 796 590 818
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -7 37 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Doncaster - 2 £33,750 -
Rotherham - 2 £45,000 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 51 (77.27%) C#
2 50 (75.76%) .NET
3 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
4 26 (39.39%) HTML
5 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
5 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
6 21 (31.82%) Degree
6 21 (31.82%) CSS
7 20 (30.30%) SQL
8 18 (27.27%) Mobile App
9 17 (25.76%) XML
9 17 (25.76%) PHP
9 17 (25.76%) Windows
10 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 16 (24.24%) MVC
11 15 (22.73%) Scrum
11 15 (22.73%) Java
11 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
13 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
14 12 (18.18%) C++
14 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
15 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
15 11 (16.67%) MySQL
15 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (16.67%) Web Services
16 10 (15.15%) WCF
16 10 (15.15%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Broadband
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (16.67%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.55%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 9 (13.64%) Back Office
1 9 (13.64%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (75.76%) .NET
2 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
3 26 (39.39%) HTML
4 21 (31.82%) CSS
5 17 (25.76%) XML
6 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
7 11 (16.67%) Web Services
8 10 (15.15%) WCF
8 10 (15.15%) WPF
8 10 (15.15%) Silverlight
8 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (13.64%) WinForms
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
9 9 (13.64%) XSLT
10 7 (10.61%) Flash
10 7 (10.61%) RESTful
10 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (7.58%) Spring
11 5 (7.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.61%) IVR
2 7 (10.61%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.03%) iPhone
6 2 (3.03%) iPad
6 2 (3.03%) Health Informatics
6 2 (3.03%) Home Automation
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.03%) Informatics
6 2 (3.03%) PACS
6 2 (3.03%) e-Health
6 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
6 2 (3.03%) LIMS
7 1 (1.52%) Animation
7 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) MVC
2 15 (22.73%) Scrum
2 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) OO
5 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
5 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.61%) MVVM
6 5 (7.58%) OOP
7 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.55%) Workflow
7 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Web Design
8 2 (3.03%) Web Development
8 2 (3.03%) Analytics
8 2 (3.03%) Parallel Programming
8 2 (3.03%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.03%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) PHP
5 15 (22.73%) Java
6 12 (18.18%) C++
6 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.58%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) VB6
10 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Kofax
4 1 (1.52%) Zend
4 1 (1.52%) Pega
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