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 28 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 34 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.63% 9.08% 9.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 10.98% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 63
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
635 610 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 68.80% 82.66% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 523 546 519
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 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 -16 40 £33,750 -6.89% 8
Doncaster +4 8 £45,000 +38.46%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (39.56%) Java
1 36 (39.56%) Degree
2 34 (37.36%) HTML
3 33 (36.26%) C++
3 33 (36.26%) JavaScript
4 26 (28.57%) SQL
5 21 (23.08%) CSS
5 21 (23.08%) Python
5 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 20 (21.98%) Windows
6 20 (21.98%) PHP
7 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
7 19 (20.88%) MVC
8 18 (19.78%) OO
8 18 (19.78%) C
8 18 (19.78%) .NET
8 18 (19.78%) MySQL
9 17 (18.68%) C#
9 17 (18.68%) Web Services
9 17 (18.68%) TDD
9 17 (18.68%) System Testing
9 17 (18.68%) Software Architecture
10 16 (17.58%) XML
11 15 (16.48%) SOAP
11 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
12 13 (14.29%) VB
12 13 (14.29%) Embedded C++
13 12 (13.19%) XHTML
13 12 (13.19%) Linux
13 12 (13.19%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.20%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Internet
2 8 (8.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Subversion
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.20%) Selenium
3 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.20%) JUnit
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (68.13%) Software Engineer
2 36 (39.56%) Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Programmer
9 4 (4.40%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Junior
10 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.30%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.36%) HTML
2 21 (23.08%) CSS
3 18 (19.78%) .NET
4 17 (18.68%) Web Services
5 16 (17.58%) XML
6 15 (16.48%) SOAP
6 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
7 12 (13.19%) XHTML
7 12 (13.19%) LAMP
8 10 (10.99%) XSLT
8 10 (10.99%) Java EE
8 10 (10.99%) Ajax
8 10 (10.99%) jQuery
9 8 (8.79%) COM+
9 8 (8.79%) J2EE
9 8 (8.79%) Silverlight
10 6 (6.59%) RESTful
10 6 (6.59%) Spring MVC
10 6 (6.59%) Spring
10 6 (6.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) RIA
1 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.30%) Firmware
3 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.20%) NHS
3 2 (2.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) UNIX
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) MVC
2 18 (19.78%) OO
3 17 (18.68%) TDD
3 17 (18.68%) System Testing
3 17 (18.68%) Software Architecture
4 12 (13.19%) Scrum
5 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.79%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (8.79%) OO PHP
6 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (4.40%) OOP
8 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.30%) Project Management
8 3 (3.30%) OOD
8 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.30%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.30%) Analytics
8 3 (3.30%) Online Marketing
9 2 (2.20%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) Java
2 33 (36.26%) C++
2 33 (36.26%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.57%) SQL
4 21 (23.08%) Python
5 20 (21.98%) PHP
6 18 (19.78%) C
7 17 (18.68%) C#
8 13 (14.29%) VB
8 13 (14.29%) Embedded C++
9 11 (12.09%) VB6
9 11 (12.09%) Embedded C
10 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
11 5 (5.49%) PHP5
12 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.20%) VBScript
14 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) WAI
2 6 (6.59%) QA
3 3 (3.30%) TickIT
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
3 5 (5.49%) Zend
4 2 (2.20%) Adobe
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Salary: £27000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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