The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 41 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 49 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.82% 9.17% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 11.36% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 86
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
765 581 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.22% 80.69% 73.78%
Number of salaries quoted 640 468 606
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
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Sheffield -17 45 £35,000 - 5
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (43.48%) Java
2 36 (39.13%) PHP
3 31 (33.70%) TDD
4 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 30 (32.61%) MySQL
4 30 (32.61%) OO
5 27 (29.35%) LAMP
6 25 (27.17%) MVC
7 24 (26.09%) SQL
8 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (22.83%) HTML
10 19 (20.65%) Internet
11 18 (19.57%) Linux
11 18 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (18.48%) Degree
12 17 (18.48%) Web Services
13 16 (17.39%) CSS
13 16 (17.39%) Broadband
14 14 (15.22%) jQuery
15 13 (14.13%) PHP5
15 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
16 12 (13.04%) Spring
16 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
17 11 (11.96%) Java EE
17 11 (11.96%) Scrum
17 11 (11.96%) OOP
18 10 (10.87%) .NET
18 10 (10.87%) C#
19 9 (9.78%) C++
19 9 (9.78%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.35%) SugarCRM
2 2 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Fireworks
1 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) Internet
2 16 (17.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) MySQL
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) Redis
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.43%) Subversion
2 5 (5.43%) PHPUnit
3 4 (4.35%) Mocha
3 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.35%) Phing
3 4 (4.35%) Xdebug
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.35%) Maven
4 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.17%) JUnit
5 2 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.43%) Marketing
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
1 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.17%) Automotive
2 2 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Software Engineer
2 47 (51.09%) Developer
3 18 (19.57%) PHP Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 8 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Programmer
8 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Junior Front-End Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Junior
11 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.35%) LAMP
2 21 (22.83%) HTML
3 17 (18.48%) Web Services
4 16 (17.39%) CSS
5 14 (15.22%) jQuery
6 12 (13.04%) Spring
7 11 (11.96%) Java EE
8 10 (10.87%) .NET
9 8 (8.70%) JPA
9 8 (8.70%) Spring MVC
10 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.61%) Symfony
11 6 (6.52%) HTML5
11 6 (6.52%) Zend Framework
11 6 (6.52%) J2EE
12 5 (5.43%) SOAP
12 5 (5.43%) XML
12 5 (5.43%) EJB
12 5 (5.43%) WPF
12 5 (5.43%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) RIA
3 4 (4.35%) DTV
3 4 (4.35%) NHS
3 4 (4.35%) W3C
4 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (1.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) CentOS
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
3 4 (4.35%) Debian
4 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) TDD
2 30 (32.61%) OO
3 25 (27.17%) MVC
4 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.96%) Scrum
6 11 (11.96%) OOP
7 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (6.52%) OO PHP
9 6 (6.52%) Product Management
9 6 (6.52%) Project Management
10 5 (5.43%) Online Marketing
10 5 (5.43%) Release Management
10 5 (5.43%) Analytics
11 4 (4.35%) Time Management
11 4 (4.35%) OOD
11 4 (4.35%) Web Analytics
11 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) Java
2 36 (39.13%) PHP
3 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.09%) SQL
5 13 (14.13%) PHP5
6 10 (10.87%) C#
7 9 (9.78%) C++
8 6 (6.52%) C
9 5 (5.43%) VB
10 4 (4.35%) VBScript
11 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.09%) VB6
12 1 (1.09%) Perl
12 1 (1.09%) Python
12 1 (1.09%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) WAI
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) Zend
2 4 (4.35%) Twitter
2 4 (4.35%) Adobe
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) JBoss
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum - Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £28,000 to £30,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago