The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.13% 8.63% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.58% 10.44% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 66 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
699 632 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 71.40% 82.61% 78.06%
Number of salaries quoted 557 542 551
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the South Yorkshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -22 45 £35,000 - 6
Doncaster +5 8 £45,000 +63.63%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 38 (41.76%) C++
1 38 (41.76%) HTML
2 37 (40.66%) Java
2 37 (40.66%) Degree
3 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.07%) SQL
5 27 (29.67%) CSS
5 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
6 26 (28.57%) .NET
6 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 24 (26.37%) C#
7 24 (26.37%) XML
7 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
8 23 (25.27%) SOAP
8 23 (25.27%) Python
9 20 (21.98%) Windows
9 20 (21.98%) C
10 19 (20.88%) Software Architecture
11 18 (19.78%) VB
11 18 (19.78%) Web Services
11 18 (19.78%) XHTML
12 17 (18.68%) VB6
12 17 (18.68%) MVC
12 17 (18.68%) System Testing
13 16 (17.58%) OO
14 15 (16.48%) XSLT
14 15 (16.48%) MySQL
14 15 (16.48%) Embedded C++
14 15 (16.48%) Ajax
15 13 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.20%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Redis
4 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (3.30%) Ant
2 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (64.84%) Software Engineer
2 37 (40.66%) Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Programmer
9 4 (4.40%) Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Software Programmer
10 3 (3.30%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.76%) HTML
2 27 (29.67%) CSS
3 26 (28.57%) .NET
4 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
4 24 (26.37%) XML
5 23 (25.27%) SOAP
6 18 (19.78%) Web Services
6 18 (19.78%) XHTML
7 15 (16.48%) XSLT
7 15 (16.48%) Ajax
8 12 (13.19%) Silverlight
8 12 (13.19%) jQuery
9 11 (12.09%) RESTful
10 9 (9.89%) Java EE
10 9 (9.89%) COM+
11 8 (8.79%) LAMP
12 7 (7.69%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.59%) JMS
13 6 (6.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (6.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) NHS
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) RIA
3 3 (3.30%) Firmware
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) UNIX
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Software Architecture
2 17 (18.68%) System Testing
2 17 (18.68%) MVC
3 16 (17.58%) OO
4 13 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 10 (10.99%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) OO PHP
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.30%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.30%) OOD
10 3 (3.30%) SOA
11 2 (2.20%) OOP
11 2 (2.20%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.20%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.10%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) C++
2 37 (40.66%) Java
3 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.07%) SQL
5 24 (26.37%) C#
6 23 (25.27%) Python
7 20 (21.98%) C
8 18 (19.78%) VB
9 17 (18.68%) VB6
10 15 (16.48%) Embedded C++
11 13 (14.29%) PHP
12 11 (12.09%) Embedded C
13 9 (9.89%) PL/SQL
14 8 (8.79%) T-SQL
15 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.20%) PHP5
16 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (40.66%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) WAI
2 3 (3.30%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) TickIT
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
3 5 (5.49%) Zend
4 3 (3.30%) JBoss
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