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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 24 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 80 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.71% 6.80% 9.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 8.05% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 56
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
811 783 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 88.34% 84.47% 82.21%
Number of salaries quoted 688 640 460
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,545 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -2 63 £35,000 - 4
Barnsley - 9 £36,250 - 1
Rotherham +21 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Doncaster - 2 - -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 93 (50.27%) .NET
2 83 (44.86%) C#
3 72 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (33.51%) Java
4 62 (33.51%) Degree
5 46 (24.86%) C++
6 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
7 42 (22.70%) SQL
7 42 (22.70%) TDD
8 41 (22.16%) XML
9 40 (21.62%) Linux
10 36 (19.46%) HTML
11 35 (18.92%) C
12 34 (18.38%) JavaScript
13 33 (17.84%) CSS
14 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
14 32 (17.30%) Hibernate
15 31 (16.76%) Embedded C++
16 30 (16.22%) RESTful
17 29 (15.68%) OO
18 27 (14.59%) MVC
18 27 (14.59%) Computer Science
19 26 (14.05%) Git (software)
20 25 (13.51%) JTAG
20 25 (13.51%) Ajax
20 25 (13.51%) Firmware
20 25 (13.51%) Embedded C
20 25 (13.51%) Web Services
20 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
20 25 (13.51%) Ethernet

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 16 (8.65%) JBoss
2 15 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.24%) CMS
4 4 (2.16%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) Confluence
6 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.08%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.62%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.51%) Ethernet
2 15 (8.11%) Wireless
3 13 (7.03%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.49%) GPRS
4 12 (6.49%) GSM
5 10 (5.41%) Modbus
5 10 (5.41%) Profibus
5 10 (5.41%) Internet
6 5 (2.70%) HTTP
7 3 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.62%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.43%) MySQL
3 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.78%) Big Data
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (14.05%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
3 24 (12.97%) Subversion
4 16 (8.65%) Ant
5 15 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.95%) JUnit
6 11 (5.95%) Selenium
6 11 (5.95%) Maven
7 9 (4.86%) Liquibase
8 7 (3.78%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.70%) GDB
10 3 (1.62%) Xcode
10 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.62%) Lombardi
10 3 (1.62%) JIRA
11 2 (1.08%) CppUnit
12 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (10.81%) Retail
2 15 (8.11%) Retail Banking
2 15 (8.11%) Banking
3 14 (7.57%) Electronics
3 14 (7.57%) Automotive
4 13 (7.03%) Marketing
5 9 (4.86%) Finance
6 5 (2.70%) Billing
7 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (51.89%) Developer
2 67 (36.22%) Software Engineer
3 32 (17.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 29 (15.68%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.73%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.73%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.65%) Graduate
7 12 (6.49%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.95%) Junior
8 11 (5.95%) Junior Developer
9 9 (4.86%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (4.32%) Tester
11 7 (3.78%) Development Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Software Development Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Software Manager
12 6 (3.24%) C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (3.24%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Analyst
13 5 (2.70%) Architect
13 5 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (50.27%) .NET
2 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 41 (22.16%) XML
4 36 (19.46%) HTML
5 33 (17.84%) CSS
6 32 (17.30%) Hibernate
7 30 (16.22%) RESTful
8 25 (13.51%) Ajax
8 25 (13.51%) Web Services
9 24 (12.97%) Silverlight
10 18 (9.73%) Spring
11 17 (9.19%) MFC
11 17 (9.19%) SOAP
11 17 (9.19%) JSON
11 17 (9.19%) Java EE
11 17 (9.19%) jQuery
12 15 (8.11%) Swing
13 14 (7.57%) J2EE
14 13 (7.03%) Qt
15 12 (6.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.11%) Home Automation
2 15 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.32%) User Experience
4 8 (4.32%) Animation
4 8 (4.32%) Replication
5 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.16%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.62%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.08%) iPad
7 2 (1.08%) Open Source
7 2 (1.08%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.08%) iPhone
7 2 (1.08%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.62%) Linux
2 11 (5.95%) Windows
3 10 (5.41%) UNIX
4 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.70%) Android
5 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.16%) SUSE
7 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.70%) TDD
3 29 (15.68%) OO
4 27 (14.59%) MVC
5 23 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (11.89%) OOP
7 20 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.65%) Scrum
9 14 (7.57%) Web Development
10 12 (6.49%) SOA
10 12 (6.49%) SEO
11 11 (5.95%) Resource Management
11 11 (5.95%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.95%) DevOps
12 9 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.32%) iOS Development
13 8 (4.32%) Refactoring
14 7 (3.78%) DRM
14 7 (3.78%) E-Commerce
14 7 (3.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.86%) C#
2 62 (33.51%) Java
3 46 (24.86%) C++
4 42 (22.70%) SQL
5 35 (18.92%) C
6 34 (18.38%) JavaScript
7 31 (16.76%) Embedded C++
8 25 (13.51%) Embedded C
9 23 (12.43%) PHP
10 18 (9.73%) VB
11 15 (8.11%) VB.NET
11 15 (8.11%) PL/SQL
12 12 (6.49%) Assembly Language
13 11 (5.95%) VB6
14 10 (5.41%) Python
15 3 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.08%) Perl
17 1 (0.54%) Lua
Qualifications
1 62 (33.51%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) VCP4
3 2 (1.08%) PhD
3 2 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.51%) JTAG
2 8 (4.32%) QA
3 6 (3.24%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.62%) WAI
5 2 (1.08%) HL7
6 1 (0.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (13.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) Puppet
2 7 (3.78%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.03%) Freescale
3 12 (6.49%) Lauterbach
3 12 (6.49%) EMC
3 12 (6.49%) NEC
4 4 (2.16%) Google
4 4 (2.16%) Adobe
4 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.62%) Kofax
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle
5 3 (1.62%) Pega
6 1 (0.54%) Apple
6 1 (0.54%) Sybase
6 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
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