Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 277 253 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 31.77% 26.58% 30.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.44% 27.44% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 234 230 339
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,725 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,050
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 854 922 1,190
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.94% 96.85% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 785 1,009
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,625 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Sheffield

Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Developer in Sheffield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sheffield

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 140 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 135 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (46.57%) C#
4 110 (39.71%) CSS
5 109 (39.35%) SQL
6 107 (38.63%) HTML
7 106 (38.27%) .NET
8 84 (30.32%) MVC
9 68 (24.55%) Java
9 68 (24.55%) ASP.NET
10 67 (24.19%) Scrum
11 66 (23.83%) PHP
12 60 (21.66%) Software Engineering
13 57 (20.58%) Web Development
14 56 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 50 (18.05%) jQuery
15 50 (18.05%) Finance
16 49 (17.69%) SQL Server
17 45 (16.25%) AngularJS
18 43 (15.52%) SDLC
19 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
19 38 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web API
20 36 (13.00%) Python
20 36 (13.00%) Git (software)
20 36 (13.00%) .NET Framework
21 33 (11.91%) TDD
22 32 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (11.55%) Node.js
23 31 (11.19%) Front End Development
23 31 (11.19%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.33%) OpenEdge
2 6 (2.17%) Apache
2 6 (2.17%) CMS
2 6 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.44%) SAS
3 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.72%) Liferay
4 2 (0.72%) WordPress
5 1 (0.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.36%) DNN
5 1 (0.36%) Drupal
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.08%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.61%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.19%) MySQL
3 22 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.72%) Big Data
11 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.72%) Power BI
11 2 (0.72%) QlikView
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (13.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.11%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.05%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (4.69%) JIRA
5 13 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.33%) Selenium
7 10 (3.61%) Buildbot
7 10 (3.61%) Ranorex
8 6 (2.17%) Appium
8 6 (2.17%) Gatling
8 6 (2.17%) JMeter
8 6 (2.17%) NeoLoad
8 6 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.17%) WATIR
8 6 (2.17%) WebLOAD
9 4 (1.44%) Subversion
10 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.08%) MorphX
General
1 50 (18.05%) Finance
2 26 (9.39%) Retail
3 11 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.61%) Advertising
4 10 (3.61%) Legal
5 6 (2.17%) Games
6 4 (1.44%) Automotive
7 3 (1.08%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (39.71%) CSS
2 107 (38.63%) HTML
3 106 (38.27%) .NET
4 68 (24.55%) ASP.NET
5 56 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (18.05%) jQuery
7 45 (16.25%) AngularJS
8 38 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (13.00%) .NET Framework
10 32 (11.55%) Node.js
11 30 (10.83%) Web Services
12 21 (7.58%) React
13 20 (7.22%) Entity Framework
13 20 (7.22%) Sass
14 17 (6.14%) RESTful
15 15 (5.42%) Laravel
16 14 (5.05%) HTML5
16 14 (5.05%) Spring
16 14 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (5.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.94%) User Experience
2 17 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) BBC
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) Fintech
7 1 (0.36%) iPad
7 1 (0.36%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.66%) Linux
2 5 (1.81%) Unix
3 4 (1.44%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (30.32%) MVC
3 67 (24.19%) Scrum
4 60 (21.66%) Software Engineering
5 57 (20.58%) Web Development
6 43 (15.52%) SDLC
7 33 (11.91%) TDD
8 32 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (11.19%) Front End Development
10 28 (10.11%) Kanban
11 24 (8.66%) OO
11 24 (8.66%) OOP
12 22 (7.94%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.86%) BDD
14 18 (6.50%) E-Commerce
15 16 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (5.42%) Coaching
16 15 (5.42%) Open Source
17 14 (5.05%) Test Automation
18 13 (4.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 140 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 129 (46.57%) C#
3 109 (39.35%) SQL
4 68 (24.55%) Java
5 66 (23.83%) PHP
6 36 (13.00%) Python
7 18 (6.50%) C
8 15 (5.42%) C++
9 14 (5.05%) Ruby
10 11 (3.97%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.61%) Scala
12 6 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.81%) X++
14 4 (1.44%) ES6
14 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.44%) XAML
15 3 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.72%) COBOL
16 2 (0.72%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (3.97%) SC Cleared
1 11 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.89%) Degree
3 5 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.08%) Graphite
2 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.08%) Rancher
3 2 (0.72%) Puppet
3 2 (0.72%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.72%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.69%) Oracle
3 11 (3.97%) Capita
4 10 (3.61%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.53%) Google
5 7 (2.53%) Tableau
6 5 (1.81%) Twitter
7 4 (1.44%) Avid
7 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.08%) Progress
8 3 (1.08%) SAP
8 3 (1.08%) Splunk
8 3 (1.08%) Zend
9 2 (0.72%) Adobe
9 2 (0.72%) HP
9 2 (0.72%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.72%) OpenText
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) Epicor
10 1 (0.36%) Sage