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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 38 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.07% 3.58% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 3.69% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
640 704 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.31% 96.97% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 555 607 807
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +24 29 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Barnsley -4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Rotherham - 1 £31,500 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (54.29%) Degree
3 32 (45.71%) C++
4 28 (40.00%) OO
5 27 (38.57%) SQL
6 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (34.29%) Java
8 23 (32.86%) C
8 23 (32.86%) Embedded C
9 22 (31.43%) Embedded C++
9 22 (31.43%) Algorithms
10 21 (30.00%) Linux
11 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 19 (27.14%) Subversion
13 17 (24.29%) Mercurial
13 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
13 17 (24.29%) Data Structures
14 16 (22.86%) Embedded Linux
14 16 (22.86%) Automotive
15 15 (21.43%) Validation
15 15 (21.43%) Device Driver
15 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
15 15 (21.43%) Telematics
15 15 (21.43%) Qt
15 15 (21.43%) Qt Quick
16 14 (20.00%) C#
17 11 (15.71%) SDLC
18 10 (14.29%) MVC
18 10 (14.29%) XAML

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 6 (8.57%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Bluetooth
1 6 (8.57%) Ethernet
1 6 (8.57%) RS-232
1 6 (8.57%) RS-422
1 6 (8.57%) RS-485
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.57%) Wireless
1 6 (8.57%) ZigBee
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) Intranet
2 5 (7.14%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 19 (27.14%) Subversion
3 17 (24.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.29%) eggPlant
6 3 (4.29%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.29%) JIRA
6 3 (4.29%) Selenium
General
1 16 (22.86%) Automotive
2 9 (12.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.57%) Electronics
4 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) Qt
1 15 (21.43%) Qt Quick
2 10 (14.29%) WPF
3 8 (11.43%) HTML
3 8 (11.43%) jQuery
4 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) Lucene
5 5 (7.14%) YUI
6 4 (5.71%) .NET
6 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.71%) J2EE
7 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.29%) Spring
7 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.86%) HTML5
8 2 (2.86%) SOAP
9 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Algorithms
2 17 (24.29%) Data Structures
3 15 (21.43%) Device Driver
3 15 (21.43%) Telematics
4 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.57%) Home Automation
6 5 (7.14%) Biology
6 5 (7.14%) Biotechnology
6 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.14%) Informatics
6 5 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (40.00%) OO
3 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 15 (21.43%) Validation
6 11 (15.71%) SDLC
7 10 (14.29%) MVC
7 10 (14.29%) MVVM
8 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
8 9 (12.86%) TDD
9 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (7.14%) Document Management
10 5 (7.14%) OOP
10 5 (7.14%) Open Source
10 5 (7.14%) Project Management
10 5 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C++
2 27 (38.57%) SQL
3 24 (34.29%) Java
4 23 (32.86%) C
4 23 (32.86%) Embedded C
5 22 (31.43%) Embedded C++
6 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 14 (20.00%) C#
8 10 (14.29%) XAML
9 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.43%) PHP
11 6 (8.57%) ANSI C
12 5 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (54.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) HP
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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