Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Barnsley during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
South Yorkshire > Barnsley
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Barnsley 26.09% 28.13% 25.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 28.13% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 22
Barnsley median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £30,125 £42,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Barnsley. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Barnsley
Permanent vacancies in Barnsley with a recognized job title 21 64 86
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.30% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 82
Barnsley median annual salary £33,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +25.00% +30.91%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £43,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Barnsley

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Barnsley.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Barnsley

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Barnsley.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Barnsley

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Barnsley region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
4 3 (50.00%) Qt Quick
4 3 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) JTAG
4 3 (50.00%) Telematics
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) Modbus
5 2 (33.33%) Profibus
5 2 (33.33%) CAN bus
5 2 (33.33%) wxWidgets
5 2 (33.33%) Lauterbach
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (33.33%) RS-232
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Modbus
1 2 (33.33%) Profibus
1 2 (33.33%) RS-232
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Qt Quick
3 2 (33.33%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Lauterbach