The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 36 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 50 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.39% 4.63% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 4.79% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 710 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.17% 96.60% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 758 638 654
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 40 £34,250 +7.03% 3
Doncaster +5 8 £45,000 +100.00%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 61 (80.26%) Software Engineering
2 41 (53.95%) C++
3 39 (51.32%) Degree
4 28 (36.84%) Java
5 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
6 26 (34.21%) C
7 23 (30.26%) HTML
8 22 (28.95%) VB
8 22 (28.95%) Python
9 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
10 20 (26.32%) Windows
10 20 (26.32%) SQL
11 18 (23.68%) Software Architecture
12 17 (22.37%) .NET
12 17 (22.37%) System Testing
13 16 (21.05%) C#
14 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
14 15 (19.74%) CSS
15 14 (18.42%) Embedded C++
15 14 (18.42%) TDD
16 13 (17.11%) Ajax
16 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
17 12 (15.79%) PHP
17 12 (15.79%) XHTML
18 11 (14.47%) VB6
18 11 (14.47%) Embedded C
19 10 (13.16%) XML
19 10 (13.16%) XSLT
20 9 (11.84%) Flash
20 9 (11.84%) Telecoms

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Broadband
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Subversion
2 2 (2.63%) JUnit
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) HTML
2 17 (22.37%) .NET
3 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
3 15 (19.74%) CSS
4 13 (17.11%) Ajax
5 12 (15.79%) XHTML
6 10 (13.16%) XML
6 10 (13.16%) XSLT
7 9 (11.84%) Flash
8 8 (10.53%) SOAP
8 8 (10.53%) COM+
8 8 (10.53%) Silverlight
9 6 (7.89%) LAMP
10 5 (6.58%) Web Services
11 4 (5.26%) jQuery
12 3 (3.95%) Java EE
13 2 (2.63%) J2EE
13 2 (2.63%) Classic ASP
13 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) IVR
1 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.95%) Firmware
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Software Engineering
2 18 (23.68%) Software Architecture
3 17 (22.37%) System Testing
4 14 (18.42%) TDD
5 9 (11.84%) Software Testing
5 9 (11.84%) Web Design
5 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
6 8 (10.53%) MVC
6 8 (10.53%) OO
6 8 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Scrum
7 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.95%) OOD
8 3 (3.95%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) OOP
9 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.63%) Release Management
9 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.63%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.95%) C++
2 28 (36.84%) Java
3 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
4 26 (34.21%) C
5 22 (28.95%) VB
5 22 (28.95%) Python
6 20 (26.32%) SQL
7 16 (21.05%) C#
8 14 (18.42%) Embedded C++
9 12 (15.79%) PHP
10 11 (14.47%) VB6
10 11 (14.47%) Embedded C
11 4 (5.26%) PHP5
11 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.63%) VBScript
13 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (51.32%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) WAI
2 4 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Sage
3 1 (1.32%) Zend
3 1 (1.32%) Infor
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