The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 46 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.42% 4.62% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 4.79% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
897 898 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.76% 96.46% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 758 748 558
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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 -17 31 £35,000 -
Barnsley - 10 £34,000 - 1
Rotherham - 1 - -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 68 (90.67%) Software Engineering
2 47 (62.67%) C#
2 47 (62.67%) .NET
3 40 (53.33%) C++
4 35 (46.67%) C
5 32 (42.67%) Embedded C++
6 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (33.33%) JTAG
7 25 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 25 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 25 (33.33%) Firmware
8 22 (29.33%) Degree
9 21 (28.00%) Linux
10 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET
11 19 (25.33%) TDD
12 16 (21.33%) HTML
12 16 (21.33%) MFC
13 15 (20.00%) Wireless
13 15 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (18.67%) Home Automation
14 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
14 14 (18.67%) CSS
14 14 (18.67%) Electronics
15 13 (17.33%) Automotive
15 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
15 13 (17.33%) Freescale
15 13 (17.33%) Qt
16 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
16 12 (16.00%) Lauterbach
16 12 (16.00%) EMC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 15 (20.00%) Wireless
3 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (16.00%) GPRS
4 12 (16.00%) GSM
5 10 (13.33%) Modbus
5 10 (13.33%) Profibus
6 3 (4.00%) Internet
6 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.67%) GDB
3 3 (4.00%) Xcode
3 3 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (18.67%) Electronics
2 13 (17.33%) Automotive
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (62.67%) .NET
2 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (21.33%) MFC
3 16 (21.33%) HTML
4 14 (18.67%) CSS
5 13 (17.33%) Qt
6 11 (14.67%) XML
7 10 (13.33%) Silverlight
8 9 (12.00%) jQuery
8 9 (12.00%) JSON
9 8 (10.67%) Middleware
10 7 (9.33%) RESTful
11 6 (8.00%) XHTML
12 5 (6.67%) XSLT
12 5 (6.67%) Flash
12 5 (6.67%) LAMP
12 5 (6.67%) JSP
12 5 (6.67%) Ajax
13 3 (4.00%) Cocoa Touch
13 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (18.67%) Home Automation
3 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.67%) IVR
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) User Experience
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) iPad
7 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.67%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (2.67%) Physics
7 2 (2.67%) iPhone
7 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.33%) Telematics
8 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (90.67%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.33%) TDD
4 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
4 8 (10.67%) iOS Development
5 7 (9.33%) MVC
5 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.00%) OOP
6 6 (8.00%) OO
6 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.33%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.33%) Android Development
9 3 (4.00%) OOD
9 3 (4.00%) CAD
9 3 (4.00%) CAE
10 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.33%) Coaching
11 1 (1.33%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 47 (62.67%) C#
2 40 (53.33%) C++
3 35 (46.67%) C
4 32 (42.67%) Embedded C++
5 25 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.00%) Java
7 12 (16.00%) Assembly Language
8 11 (14.67%) PHP
8 11 (14.67%) SQL
9 9 (12.00%) VB
10 8 (10.67%) Python
10 8 (10.67%) VB6
11 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
12 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (33.33%) JTAG
2 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.67%) WAI
3 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Freescale
2 12 (16.00%) Lauterbach
2 12 (16.00%) NEC
2 12 (16.00%) EMC
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago