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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 35 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 37 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.01% 3.97% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 4.10% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 33
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,063 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
605 683 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.21% 96.74% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 514 571 738
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +29 36 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Rotherham - 1 £31,500 -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 76 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (42.11%) C++
2 32 (42.11%) Java
3 31 (40.79%) Degree
4 29 (38.16%) OO
5 27 (35.53%) SQL
5 27 (35.53%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
6 25 (32.89%) Algorithms
7 23 (30.26%) Automated Testing
8 22 (28.95%) Subversion
8 22 (28.95%) C
8 22 (28.95%) Embedded C
8 22 (28.95%) Embedded C++
9 21 (27.63%) Validation
10 20 (26.32%) Mercurial
10 20 (26.32%) Data Structures
10 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
11 15 (19.74%) C#
12 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (15.79%) Home Automation
13 12 (15.79%) SDLC
13 12 (15.79%) ANSI C
13 12 (15.79%) RS-232
13 12 (15.79%) RS-485
13 12 (15.79%) RS-422
13 12 (15.79%) ZigBee
13 12 (15.79%) Firmware
13 12 (15.79%) Wireless

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 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.95%) Confluence
3 2 (2.63%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Bluetooth
1 12 (15.79%) Ethernet
1 12 (15.79%) RS-232
1 12 (15.79%) RS-422
1 12 (15.79%) RS-485
1 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 12 (15.79%) Wireless
1 12 (15.79%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
2 1 (1.32%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
2 22 (28.95%) Subversion
3 20 (26.32%) Mercurial
4 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.95%) eggPlant
6 3 (3.95%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) JIRA
6 3 (3.95%) Selenium
General
1 12 (15.79%) Electronics
2 10 (13.16%) Automotive
3 9 (11.84%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Qt
1 10 (13.16%) Qt Quick
2 9 (11.84%) WPF
3 7 (9.21%) HTML
3 7 (9.21%) J2EE
4 6 (7.89%) CSS
5 5 (6.58%) jQuery
5 5 (6.58%) Spring
6 4 (5.26%) .NET
6 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.95%) Lucene
7 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.63%) Ajax
8 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.63%) React
8 2 (2.63%) Redux
8 2 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Algorithms
2 20 (26.32%) Data Structures
3 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (15.79%) Home Automation
5 10 (13.16%) Device Driver
5 10 (13.16%) Telematics
6 5 (6.58%) Biology
6 5 (6.58%) Biotechnology
6 5 (6.58%) Informatics
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (38.16%) OO
3 27 (35.53%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (30.26%) Automated Testing
5 21 (27.63%) Validation
6 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.79%) SDLC
8 10 (13.16%) MVC
9 9 (11.84%) Multithreading
9 9 (11.84%) MVVM
9 9 (11.84%) TDD
10 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.89%) OOP
12 5 (6.58%) API Integration
12 5 (6.58%) Bioinformatics
12 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
12 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (5.26%) Scrum
14 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) C++
1 32 (42.11%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 22 (28.95%) C
3 22 (28.95%) Embedded C
3 22 (28.95%) Embedded C++
4 15 (19.74%) C#
5 12 (15.79%) ANSI C
6 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
7 9 (11.84%) XAML
8 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.58%) MATLAB
9 5 (6.58%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) ES6
11 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) HP
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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