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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 53 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.37% 5.60% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 5.96% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 34
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
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
877 856 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.43% 94.07% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 769 749 633
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -27 14 £34,000 +1.49% 6
Barnsley - 13 £36,000 - 1
Doncaster -11 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 39 (59.09%) C++
3 38 (57.58%) C
4 30 (45.45%) Embedded C
5 28 (42.42%) Ethernet
6 26 (39.39%) Embedded C++
6 26 (39.39%) Firmware
7 22 (33.33%) C#
7 22 (33.33%) .NET
8 19 (28.79%) ANSI C
9 16 (24.24%) Renesas
10 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
10 13 (19.70%) Degree
11 12 (18.18%) HTML
11 12 (18.18%) MFC
11 12 (18.18%) Windows
12 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
13 10 (15.15%) Java
13 10 (15.15%) Electronics
14 9 (13.64%) MySQL
14 9 (13.64%) Linux
14 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.12%) SQL
15 8 (12.12%) JTAG
16 7 (10.61%) CppUnit
16 7 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 7 (10.61%) jQuery
16 7 (10.61%) TDD
16 7 (10.61%) Automotive

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (1.52%) Mule
1 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) Mule ESB
1 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) Ethernet
2 7 (10.61%) Wireless
3 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 6 (9.09%) GSM
4 4 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.55%) GPRS
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) CppUnit
1 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (15.15%) Electronics
2 7 (10.61%) Automotive
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) HTML
2 12 (18.18%) MFC
3 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (10.61%) jQuery
4 7 (10.61%) XML
4 7 (10.61%) CSS
4 7 (10.61%) STL
5 6 (9.09%) Qt
6 5 (7.58%) Silverlight
6 5 (7.58%) Web Services
7 4 (6.06%) Spring
7 4 (6.06%) Django
8 3 (4.55%) REST
8 3 (4.55%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.55%) JPA
8 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.03%) Ajax
9 2 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.06%) Telematics
4 3 (4.55%) Home Automation
4 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) DTV
4 3 (4.55%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.61%) TDD
4 5 (7.58%) Scrum
4 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.58%) MVC
4 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.06%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.06%) OO
6 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.03%) Android Development
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.03%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) C++
2 38 (57.58%) C
3 30 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 26 (39.39%) Embedded C++
5 22 (33.33%) C#
6 19 (28.79%) ANSI C
7 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.15%) Java
9 8 (12.12%) SQL
10 7 (10.61%) Python
11 6 (9.09%) VC++
12 3 (4.55%) VB6
12 3 (4.55%) VB
12 3 (4.55%) Assembly Language
13 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Renesas
2 4 (6.06%) Freescale
2 4 (6.06%) Lauterbach
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) NEC
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (1.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago