The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 34 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 42 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.66% 2.50% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 2.56% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 39
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
720 781 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.04% 97.63% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 581 689 758
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +34 26 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Barnsley 0 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Rotherham - 4 £42,500 -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (58.93%) Degree
3 23 (41.07%) C++
4 22 (39.29%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) OO
5 19 (33.93%) Subversion
5 19 (33.93%) SQL
6 18 (32.14%) C
6 18 (32.14%) Embedded C
7 17 (30.36%) Embedded C++
7 17 (30.36%) Automotive
7 17 (30.36%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
8 16 (28.57%) Qt Quick
8 16 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 16 (28.57%) Telematics
8 16 (28.57%) Qt
8 16 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (28.57%) Device Driver
9 15 (26.79%) Java
10 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (25.00%) C#
10 14 (25.00%) HTML
10 14 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.21%) jQuery
11 13 (23.21%) SDLC
12 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
1 5 (8.93%) Intranet
1 5 (8.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Subversion
2 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (19.64%) Mercurial
4 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) eggPlant
5 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
5 3 (5.36%) Selenium
6 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 17 (30.36%) Automotive
2 8 (14.29%) Legal
3 5 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) Qt
1 16 (28.57%) Qt Quick
2 14 (25.00%) HTML
3 13 (23.21%) jQuery
4 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (14.29%) HTML5
5 8 (14.29%) SOAP
5 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (10.71%) WPF
7 5 (8.93%) CSS
7 5 (8.93%) Lucene
7 5 (8.93%) YUI
8 3 (5.36%) J2EE
8 3 (5.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 16 (28.57%) Device Driver
1 16 (28.57%) Telematics
2 11 (19.64%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.93%) Biology
3 5 (8.93%) Biotechnology
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.93%) Informatics
3 5 (8.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (39.29%) OO
3 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 14 (25.00%) MVC
5 13 (23.21%) SDLC
6 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.50%) TDD
9 6 (10.71%) MVVM
10 5 (8.93%) API Integration
10 5 (8.93%) Document Management
10 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.93%) Open Source
10 5 (8.93%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) Validation
10 5 (8.93%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C++
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 18 (32.14%) C
3 18 (32.14%) Embedded C
4 17 (30.36%) Embedded C++
5 16 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 15 (26.79%) Java
7 14 (25.00%) C#
7 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.71%) PHP
8 6 (10.71%) XAML
9 5 (8.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) HP
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