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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 61 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 35 32 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.58% 4.62% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 4.76% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 55
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
943 672 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.42% 97.11% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 813 528 783
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 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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 -22 28 £35,000 - 5
Barnsley - 3 £33,500 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 77 (85.56%) Software Engineering
2 53 (58.89%) C++
3 38 (42.22%) Degree
4 37 (41.11%) .NET
5 36 (40.00%) C#
6 32 (35.56%) C
6 32 (35.56%) HTML
6 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
7 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
8 29 (32.22%) Python
9 27 (30.00%) CSS
9 27 (30.00%) VB
10 26 (28.89%) Embedded C++
11 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 25 (27.78%) Java
11 25 (27.78%) Software Architecture
12 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (24.44%) VB6
13 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
13 22 (24.44%) XHTML
14 20 (22.22%) XML
14 20 (22.22%) SQL
15 19 (21.11%) XSLT
15 19 (21.11%) Windows
15 19 (21.11%) Ajax
16 16 (17.78%) Silverlight
17 15 (16.67%) jQuery
18 14 (15.56%) Embedded C
18 14 (15.56%) System Testing
18 14 (15.56%) TDD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.33%) Modbus
2 3 (3.33%) Profibus
3 2 (2.22%) Wireless
3 2 (2.22%) GPRS
3 2 (2.22%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) Redis
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Subversion
2 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.22%) GDB
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) CppUnit
General
1 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.33%) Automotive
2 3 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.11%) .NET
2 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
2 32 (35.56%) HTML
3 27 (30.00%) CSS
4 22 (24.44%) XHTML
5 20 (22.22%) XML
6 19 (21.11%) XSLT
6 19 (21.11%) Ajax
7 16 (17.78%) Silverlight
8 15 (16.67%) jQuery
9 12 (13.33%) SOAP
10 11 (12.22%) Middleware
11 10 (11.11%) JSON
11 10 (11.11%) Flash
11 10 (11.11%) COM+
11 10 (11.11%) RESTful
12 5 (5.56%) MFC
12 5 (5.56%) Classic ASP
12 5 (5.56%) JSP
13 4 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) IVR
1 10 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.67%) NHS
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.22%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (2.22%) Physics
5 2 (2.22%) Home Automation
5 2 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (85.56%) Software Engineering
2 25 (27.78%) Software Architecture
3 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.56%) TDD
4 14 (15.56%) System Testing
5 12 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 8 (8.89%) OO
8 7 (7.78%) Software Testing
8 7 (7.78%) MVC
9 6 (6.67%) OOP
10 5 (5.56%) Web Design
10 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.44%) CAD
11 4 (4.44%) CAE
12 3 (3.33%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.33%) Android Development
13 2 (2.22%) iOS Development
13 2 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.89%) C++
2 36 (40.00%) C#
3 32 (35.56%) C
4 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
5 29 (32.22%) Python
6 27 (30.00%) VB
7 26 (28.89%) Embedded C++
8 25 (27.78%) Java
9 22 (24.44%) VB6
10 20 (22.22%) SQL
11 14 (15.56%) Embedded C
12 13 (14.44%) PHP
13 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
14 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.22%) Assembly Language
16 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
16 1 (1.11%) Lua
Qualifications
1 38 (42.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) WAI
2 10 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.56%) JTAG
4 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Freescale
3 2 (2.22%) Lauterbach
3 2 (2.22%) NEC
3 2 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (1.11%) Sage
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.11%) Sybase
4 1 (1.11%) Infor
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Depending on experience +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago