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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 34 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 50 86 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.63% 9.87% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.80% 10.91% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
641 788 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.01% 90.47% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 525 668 649
Average salary £40,000 £36,800 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 -9 38 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Barnsley -2 9 £40,000 +19.40%
Doncaster -4 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 35 (31.53%) Java
1 35 (31.53%) SQL
2 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
2 34 (30.63%) HTML
3 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.23%) MVC
4 28 (25.23%) C#
4 28 (25.23%) C++
5 25 (22.52%) CSS
6 24 (21.62%) .NET
6 24 (21.62%) OO
6 24 (21.62%) TDD
7 22 (19.82%) jQuery
8 21 (18.92%) C
9 20 (18.02%) Oracle
9 20 (18.02%) Embedded C
9 20 (18.02%) Embedded C++
9 20 (18.02%) Firmware
9 20 (18.02%) Ethernet
9 20 (18.02%) Renesas
9 20 (18.02%) ANSI C
9 20 (18.02%) RS-232
9 20 (18.02%) RS-485
10 19 (17.12%) PHP
11 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 18 (16.22%) Scrum
11 18 (16.22%) SDLC
12 17 (15.32%) Degree
13 15 (13.51%) Web Development
13 15 (13.51%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 8 (7.21%) OpenROAD
1 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.31%) Apache Solr
2 7 (6.31%) JBoss
3 4 (3.60%) Node.js
4 3 (2.70%) CICS
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) Ethernet
1 20 (18.02%) RS-232
1 20 (18.02%) RS-485
2 7 (6.31%) Internet
3 4 (3.60%) LTE
4 3 (2.70%) Intranet
5 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) MySQL
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) Informix
4 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (7.21%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (7.21%) PROIV
2 8 (7.21%) Selenium
3 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.50%) TestNG
6 4 (3.60%) JUnit
7 3 (2.70%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.70%) JIRA
8 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.80%) CasperJS
8 2 (1.80%) Concordion
8 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.80%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.80%) JBehave
8 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.90%) Appium
9 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.41%) Retail
3 5 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.60%) Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (46.85%) Software Engineer
2 49 (44.14%) Developer
3 21 (18.92%) Software Developer
4 20 (18.02%) Embedded Engineer
4 20 (18.02%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 20 (18.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (18.02%) Firmware Engineer
5 19 (17.12%) C# Developer
6 18 (16.22%) .NET Developer
7 15 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (11.71%) Java Engineer
8 13 (11.71%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (11.71%) Programmer
9 12 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (9.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 11 (9.91%) Web Developer
11 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (8.11%) Java Developer
11 9 (8.11%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.63%) HTML
2 25 (22.52%) CSS
3 24 (21.62%) .NET
4 22 (19.82%) jQuery
5 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
6 15 (13.51%) Web Services
7 12 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.91%) REST
8 11 (9.91%) SOAP
9 10 (9.01%) J2EE
9 10 (9.01%) Spring
10 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
10 9 (8.11%) Spring MVC
10 9 (8.11%) WPF
11 7 (6.31%) CSS3
11 7 (6.31%) iBATIS
11 7 (6.31%) WCF
12 6 (5.41%) Middleware
13 5 (4.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) User Experience
2 8 (7.21%) Algorithms
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) Biotechnology
3 5 (4.50%) Informatics
3 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.60%) NHS
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.80%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.90%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Linux
2 8 (7.21%) Android
2 8 (7.21%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.60%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Unix
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.23%) MVC
3 24 (21.62%) OO
3 24 (21.62%) TDD
4 18 (16.22%) Scrum
4 18 (16.22%) SDLC
5 15 (13.51%) Web Development
6 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.11%) Project Management
9 8 (7.21%) BDD
9 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.31%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.41%) CRM
11 6 (5.41%) ERP
11 6 (5.41%) OOD
11 6 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) Java
1 35 (31.53%) SQL
2 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.23%) C#
3 28 (25.23%) C++
4 21 (18.92%) C
5 20 (18.02%) ANSI C
5 20 (18.02%) Embedded C
5 20 (18.02%) Embedded C++
6 19 (17.12%) PHP
7 8 (7.21%) Clipper
7 8 (7.21%) LINC
7 8 (7.21%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.21%) Python
7 8 (7.21%) Uniface
7 8 (7.21%) xBase
8 6 (5.41%) COBOL
8 6 (5.41%) DataFlex
8 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) ISEB
3 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.90%) MBA
5 1 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) Firmware
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
1 20 (18.02%) Renesas
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) HP
4 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.90%) Twitter
5 1 (0.90%) Zend
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