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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 51 23 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 80 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.68% 7.70% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 8.68% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 71 28
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
620 922 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.47% 88.74% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 531 771 655
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,238 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 -23 25 £40,250 +15.00% 7
Rotherham -3 3 £29,500 -21.33%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Java
3 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 29 (36.25%) HTML
4 29 (36.25%) SQL
5 26 (32.50%) TDD
6 23 (28.75%) MVC
6 23 (28.75%) Scrum
7 20 (25.00%) C#
7 20 (25.00%) C++
8 18 (22.50%) Linux
9 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
10 16 (20.00%) .NET
10 16 (20.00%) J2EE
10 16 (20.00%) Oracle
10 16 (20.00%) Spring
11 15 (18.75%) Web Development
11 15 (18.75%) C
12 14 (17.50%) CSS
12 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
12 14 (17.50%) SDLC
13 12 (15.00%) iBATIS
13 12 (15.00%) Spring MVC
13 12 (15.00%) Apache Solr
13 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (15.00%) PHP
13 12 (15.00%) JBoss
13 12 (15.00%) Pair Programming
13 12 (15.00%) Hibernate
14 11 (13.75%) Degree

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (15.00%) Apache Solr
1 12 (15.00%) JBoss
1 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.00%) Node.js
2 4 (5.00%) OpenROAD
3 2 (2.50%) CICS
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) Ethernet
1 11 (13.75%) RS-232
1 11 (13.75%) RS-485
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) LTE
4 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) Informix
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) Redis
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.25%) Selenium
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (5.00%) PROIV
3 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.50%) CasperJS
4 2 (2.50%) Concordion
4 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.50%) JBehave
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) TestNG
5 1 (1.25%) Appium
5 1 (1.25%) Calabash
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.75%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Software Engineer
2 36 (45.00%) Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Software Developer
4 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Java Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Firmware Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 9 (11.25%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Programmer
8 8 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) HTML
2 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 16 (20.00%) J2EE
2 16 (20.00%) Spring
3 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
3 14 (17.50%) CSS
4 12 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (15.00%) iBATIS
4 12 (15.00%) Spring MVC
5 11 (13.75%) jQuery
6 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.75%) SOAP
7 7 (8.75%) WPF
8 6 (7.50%) HTML5
9 5 (6.25%) REST
9 5 (6.25%) Web Services
10 4 (5.00%) Ajax
10 4 (5.00%) Akka
10 4 (5.00%) Play Framework
10 4 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.25%) Biotechnology
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.25%) Informatics
3 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.50%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Android
2 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) Unix
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) TDD
3 23 (28.75%) MVC
3 23 (28.75%) Scrum
4 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
5 15 (18.75%) Web Development
6 14 (17.50%) SDLC
7 12 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 11 (13.75%) OO
8 11 (13.75%) SOA
9 8 (10.00%) BDD
10 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
11 5 (6.25%) DevOps
11 5 (6.25%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.25%) MVVM
11 5 (6.25%) Project Management
11 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (6.25%) Validation
12 4 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) SQL
4 20 (25.00%) C#
4 20 (25.00%) C++
5 15 (18.75%) C
6 12 (15.00%) PHP
7 11 (13.75%) ANSI C
7 11 (13.75%) Embedded C
7 11 (13.75%) Embedded C++
8 10 (12.50%) Python
9 5 (6.25%) MATLAB
9 5 (6.25%) XAML
10 4 (5.00%) Clipper
10 4 (5.00%) DataFlex
10 4 (5.00%) LINC
10 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.00%) Ruby
10 4 (5.00%) Uniface
10 4 (5.00%) xBase
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.25%) MBA
3 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Firmware
2 4 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Renesas
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.25%) Zend
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