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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 51 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 36 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.13% 4.20% 5.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 4.32% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
846 857 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.13% 97.39% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 727 685 646
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 22 £35,000 - 3
Barnsley - 10 £33,500 -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 64 (90.14%) Software Engineering
2 41 (57.75%) C++
3 40 (56.34%) C#
3 40 (56.34%) .NET
4 33 (46.48%) C
5 29 (40.85%) Embedded C++
6 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (26.76%) Degree
7 19 (26.76%) JTAG
7 19 (26.76%) Embedded C
7 19 (26.76%) Ethernet
7 19 (26.76%) Firmware
7 19 (26.76%) HTML
7 19 (26.76%) CSS
7 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
8 18 (25.35%) Linux
9 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
10 16 (22.54%) XML
10 16 (22.54%) TDD
11 15 (21.13%) Java
12 14 (19.72%) PHP
12 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.31%) VB
13 13 (18.31%) MFC
13 13 (18.31%) SQL
14 12 (16.90%) XHTML
14 12 (16.90%) VB6
14 12 (16.90%) JSON
14 12 (16.90%) jQuery
14 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (7.04%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) Ethernet
2 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) Modbus
2 10 (14.08%) Profibus
3 9 (12.68%) Wireless
3 9 (12.68%) GPRS
3 9 (12.68%) GSM
4 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.04%) GDB
4 3 (4.23%) Xcode
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) CppUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.49%) Electronics
2 10 (14.08%) Automotive
3 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
2 19 (26.76%) CSS
2 19 (26.76%) HTML
3 16 (22.54%) XML
4 13 (18.31%) MFC
5 12 (16.90%) XHTML
5 12 (16.90%) jQuery
5 12 (16.90%) JSON
6 11 (15.49%) Middleware
7 10 (14.08%) XSLT
7 10 (14.08%) Ajax
7 10 (14.08%) Qt
7 10 (14.08%) RESTful
8 9 (12.68%) Silverlight
9 6 (8.45%) LAMP
10 5 (7.04%) Flash
10 5 (7.04%) JSP
10 5 (7.04%) SOAP
11 3 (4.23%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (15.49%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.49%) Home Automation
3 5 (7.04%) IVR
4 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.63%) NHS
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) iPhone
5 2 (2.82%) iPad
5 2 (2.82%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.82%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (2.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.63%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) TDD
4 11 (15.49%) Software Architecture
5 8 (11.27%) iOS Development
5 8 (11.27%) OOP
5 8 (11.27%) OO
6 7 (9.86%) MVC
6 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.04%) Refactoring
9 4 (5.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) CAD
9 4 (5.63%) CAE
9 4 (5.63%) Android Development
10 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) C++
2 40 (56.34%) C#
3 33 (46.48%) C
4 29 (40.85%) Embedded C++
5 19 (26.76%) Embedded C
6 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
7 15 (21.13%) Java
8 14 (19.72%) PHP
9 13 (18.31%) SQL
9 13 (18.31%) VB
10 12 (16.90%) VB6
11 11 (15.49%) Python
12 9 (12.68%) Assembly Language
13 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
14 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
15 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
16 1 (1.41%) Lua
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.76%) JTAG
2 10 (14.08%) ISO 9001
3 5 (7.04%) WAI
4 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Freescale
2 9 (12.68%) Lauterbach
2 9 (12.68%) NEC
2 9 (12.68%) EMC
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Apple
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago