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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 85 49 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.55% 5.68% 10.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 6.56% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 39 74
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £40,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
777 747 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.30% 86.56% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 660 583 529
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +3 60 £35,000 - 4
Barnsley - 10 £33,500 -
Doncaster - 8 £32,500 -
Rotherham +17 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 75 (44.91%) .NET
2 72 (43.11%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.12%) C#
4 63 (37.72%) Java
5 57 (34.13%) Degree
6 49 (29.34%) SQL
6 49 (29.34%) XML
7 45 (26.95%) C++
8 40 (23.95%) ASP.NET
8 40 (23.95%) RESTful
9 38 (22.75%) TDD
10 37 (22.16%) Linux
11 36 (21.56%) SQL Server
12 35 (20.96%) Hibernate
13 33 (19.76%) HTML
14 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
14 32 (19.16%) CSS
15 31 (18.56%) C
16 30 (17.96%) Eclipse
17 29 (17.37%) Embedded C++
18 28 (16.77%) SOAP
19 27 (16.17%) Web Services
19 27 (16.17%) Ajax
20 26 (15.57%) Computer Science
21 25 (14.97%) PHP
21 25 (14.97%) OO
22 24 (14.37%) OOP
22 24 (14.37%) Subversion
23 23 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
24 22 (13.17%) Java EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (12.57%) JBoss
2 20 (11.98%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.98%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.20%) Confluence
3 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Visualfiles
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.38%) Ethernet
2 10 (5.99%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.99%) Modbus
2 10 (5.99%) Profibus
3 9 (5.39%) GPRS
3 9 (5.39%) GSM
3 9 (5.39%) Wireless
4 7 (4.19%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.57%) MySQL
3 10 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.19%) Big Data
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (17.96%) Eclipse
2 24 (14.37%) Subversion
3 21 (12.57%) Ant
3 21 (12.57%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.98%) Jenkins
5 14 (8.38%) Selenium
6 11 (6.59%) Maven
6 11 (6.59%) JUnit
7 9 (5.39%) Liquibase
8 8 (4.79%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.99%) GDB
10 4 (2.40%) JIRA
11 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.80%) Xcode
11 3 (1.80%) Lombardi
12 2 (1.20%) CppUnit
13 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (11.98%) Banking
1 20 (11.98%) Retail
1 20 (11.98%) Retail Banking
2 11 (6.59%) Electronics
3 10 (5.99%) Finance
3 10 (5.99%) Automotive
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (51.50%) Developer
2 63 (37.72%) Software Engineer
3 32 (19.16%) Java Developer
4 30 (17.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Graduate
6 15 (8.98%) Junior
6 15 (8.98%) .NET Developer
6 15 (8.98%) Junior Developer
7 13 (7.78%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Tester
9 9 (5.39%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.59%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Analyst
11 6 (3.59%) Software Development Manager
11 6 (3.59%) C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) Software Manager
12 5 (2.99%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (2.99%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.91%) .NET
2 49 (29.34%) XML
3 40 (23.95%) ASP.NET
3 40 (23.95%) RESTful
4 35 (20.96%) Hibernate
5 33 (19.76%) HTML
6 32 (19.16%) CSS
7 28 (16.77%) SOAP
8 27 (16.17%) Web Services
8 27 (16.17%) Ajax
9 22 (13.17%) Java EE
10 21 (12.57%) JSON
11 20 (11.98%) Swing
12 19 (11.38%) Silverlight
13 16 (9.58%) Spring
14 14 (8.38%) jQuery
14 14 (8.38%) XHTML
14 14 (8.38%) MFC
15 13 (7.78%) J2EE
16 12 (7.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.19%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (6.59%) Home Automation
3 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.79%) Animation
5 7 (4.19%) Replication
6 6 (3.59%) NHS
6 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.40%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.40%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.80%) User Experience
9 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.20%) iPad
9 2 (1.20%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.20%) PACS
9 2 (1.20%) e-Health
9 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.20%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.16%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) Windows
3 8 (4.79%) UNIX
4 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.40%) SUSE
6 4 (2.40%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.40%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (22.75%) TDD
3 25 (14.97%) OO
4 24 (14.37%) OOP
5 23 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.17%) MVC
7 16 (9.58%) Scrum
7 16 (9.58%) SOA
8 15 (8.98%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.59%) Software Architecture
9 11 (6.59%) DevOps
10 9 (5.39%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.39%) Web Development
10 9 (5.39%) Refactoring
10 9 (5.39%) Resource Management
11 8 (4.79%) SEO
11 8 (4.79%) iOS Development
12 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.19%) Test Planning
12 7 (4.19%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.12%) C#
2 63 (37.72%) Java
3 49 (29.34%) SQL
4 45 (26.95%) C++
5 32 (19.16%) JavaScript
6 31 (18.56%) C
7 29 (17.37%) Embedded C++
8 25 (14.97%) PHP
9 21 (12.57%) VB
10 20 (11.98%) PL/SQL
11 19 (11.38%) Embedded C
12 15 (8.98%) VB.NET
13 14 (8.38%) VB6
14 12 (7.19%) Python
15 9 (5.39%) Assembly Language
16 7 (4.19%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.80%) Objective-C
18 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
19 1 (0.60%) Lua
19 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (34.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) PhD
2 2 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.38%) JTAG
2 10 (5.99%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.79%) QA
4 6 (3.59%) WAI
5 2 (1.20%) HL7
6 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (11.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (6.59%) Puppet
2 7 (4.19%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.99%) Freescale
3 9 (5.39%) Lauterbach
3 9 (5.39%) EMC
3 9 (5.39%) NEC
4 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.80%) Kofax
5 3 (1.80%) Pega
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (0.60%) Sybase
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
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Posted: Yesterday
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