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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 59 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 31 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.23% 2.20% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.34% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 19
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
935 855 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.29% 94.06% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 797 736 619
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -4 18 £34,000 +7.22% 6
Barnsley - 13 £36,000 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 68 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 40 (57.14%) C++
3 37 (52.86%) C
4 36 (51.43%) .NET
5 34 (48.57%) C#
6 33 (47.14%) Embedded C
7 31 (44.29%) Embedded C++
7 31 (44.29%) Firmware
7 31 (44.29%) Ethernet
8 20 (28.57%) JTAG
9 19 (27.14%) Degree
10 16 (22.86%) MFC
10 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.00%) Linux
11 14 (20.00%) Electronics
12 13 (18.57%) Wireless
12 13 (18.57%) TDD
12 13 (18.57%) Automotive
13 12 (17.14%) Qt
13 12 (17.14%) GSM
13 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.71%) HTML
14 11 (15.71%) Home Automation
14 11 (15.71%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (14.29%) Freescale
15 10 (14.29%) Lauterbach
15 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 10 (14.29%) XML
16 9 (12.86%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) Mule
2 1 (1.43%) JBoss
2 1 (1.43%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) Ethernet
2 13 (18.57%) Wireless
3 12 (17.14%) GSM
3 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.86%) GPRS
5 6 (8.57%) Modbus
5 6 (8.57%) Profibus
5 6 (8.57%) Bluetooth
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.86%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) CppUnit
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.29%) Xcode
4 2 (2.86%) GDB
4 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (20.00%) Electronics
2 13 (18.57%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (51.43%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) MFC
3 12 (17.14%) Qt
4 11 (15.71%) HTML
5 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 10 (14.29%) XML
6 9 (12.86%) CSS
7 6 (8.57%) Silverlight
8 5 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (7.14%) STL
9 4 (5.71%) jQuery
10 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.29%) Django
10 3 (4.29%) JPA
10 3 (4.29%) Spring
10 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.29%) Cocoa
10 3 (4.29%) Web Services
10 3 (4.29%) Cocoa Touch
11 2 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Home Automation
1 11 (15.71%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.14%) User Experience
5 4 (5.71%) Telematics
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.86%) iPad
7 2 (2.86%) iPhone
8 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (12.86%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.57%) TDD
4 6 (8.57%) MVC
4 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 4 (5.71%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.29%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) OOD
7 3 (4.29%) OOP
7 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile Development
8 2 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.86%) Refactoring
9 1 (1.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.43%) CRM
9 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.43%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) C++
2 37 (52.86%) C
3 34 (48.57%) C#
4 33 (47.14%) Embedded C
5 31 (44.29%) Embedded C++
6 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.86%) Assembly Language
8 8 (11.43%) Java
9 7 (10.00%) SQL
10 5 (7.14%) VB
11 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
11 4 (5.71%) VB6
12 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.29%) VC++
12 3 (4.29%) Python
12 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) JTAG
2 1 (1.43%) WAI
System Software
1 31 (44.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Freescale
1 10 (14.29%) Lauterbach
2 9 (12.86%) EMC
2 9 (12.86%) NEC
2 9 (12.86%) Renesas
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.43%) Apple
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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