Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 268 311 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 31.13% 38.21% 26.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.33% 39.22% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 233 272 246
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £53,125
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 829 793 980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 97.42% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 661 663 810
Sheffield median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 129 (48.13%) HTML
2 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (42.54%) JavaScript
4 104 (38.81%) CSS
5 83 (30.97%) Java
6 75 (27.99%) C#
7 69 (25.75%) jQuery
8 67 (25.00%) .NET
9 62 (23.13%) AngularJS
10 58 (21.64%) SQL
11 56 (20.90%) MVC
12 54 (20.15%) Finance
13 53 (19.78%) PHP
14 48 (17.91%) Spring
15 44 (16.42%) Web Development
16 41 (15.30%) React
17 39 (14.55%) MySQL
17 39 (14.55%) SQL Server
18 38 (14.18%) Oracle
19 37 (13.81%) Microservices
20 36 (13.43%) Software Engineering
21 35 (13.06%) Apache
22 34 (12.69%) Degree
23 31 (11.57%) C++
24 30 (11.19%) ASP.NET
24 30 (11.19%) Hibernate
24 30 (11.19%) Git (software)
24 30 (11.19%) Front End Development
25 28 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
25 28 (10.45%) TDD

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 35 (13.06%) Apache
2 24 (8.96%) JBoss
3 11 (4.10%) CMS
4 7 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.61%) WordPress
5 4 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.12%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.75%) Confluence
7 2 (0.75%) Drupal
7 2 (0.75%) Kentico
7 2 (0.75%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Liferay
8 1 (0.37%) nginx
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.37%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) iTrent
2 1 (0.37%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.60%) SaaS
4 5 (1.87%) npm
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Boomi
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
5 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.37%) Google Play
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.87%) Network Security
2 4 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) DNS
3 2 (0.75%) SMTP
3 2 (0.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.55%) MySQL
1 39 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.21%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.09%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.99%) Redis
8 8 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.49%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.75%) QlikView
13 1 (0.37%) OLAP
13 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (11.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.61%) Grunt
3 7 (2.61%) webpack
4 6 (2.24%) gulp
4 6 (2.24%) Maven
5 5 (1.87%) Babel
5 5 (1.87%) git-flow
5 5 (1.87%) Gradle
5 5 (1.87%) Selenium
5 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.49%) JIRA
6 4 (1.49%) Subversion
7 3 (1.12%) JUnit
8 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.75%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.75%) NUnit
8 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (20.15%) Finance
2 20 (7.46%) Banking
3 16 (5.97%) Financial Institution
3 16 (5.97%) Retail
4 14 (5.22%) Games
5 7 (2.61%) Marketing
6 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.49%) Advertising
8 3 (1.12%) Automotive
8 3 (1.12%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (48.13%) HTML
2 104 (38.81%) CSS
3 69 (25.75%) jQuery
4 67 (25.00%) .NET
5 62 (23.13%) AngularJS
6 48 (17.91%) Spring
7 41 (15.30%) React
8 30 (11.19%) ASP.NET
8 30 (11.19%) Hibernate
9 26 (9.70%) Node.js
10 25 (9.33%) Spring Boot
11 23 (8.58%) Sass
12 22 (8.21%) HTML5
13 17 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.34%) Vue.js
13 17 (6.34%) Web Services
14 16 (5.97%) CSS3
15 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (4.85%) Laravel
15 13 (4.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.58%) User Experience
2 21 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.72%) Fintech
3 18 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (5.22%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.61%) Smartphone
8 6 (2.24%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.49%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.49%) W3C
11 3 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (1.12%) Music Streaming
11 3 (1.12%) Robotics
12 2 (0.75%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.37%) Photography
13 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.58%) Linux
2 14 (5.22%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.85%) Android
4 9 (3.36%) Unix
5 6 (2.24%) Windows
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (20.90%) MVC
3 44 (16.42%) Web Development
4 37 (13.81%) Microservices
5 36 (13.43%) Software Engineering
6 30 (11.19%) Front End Development
7 28 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (10.45%) TDD
8 27 (10.07%) OO
9 26 (9.70%) Analytics
10 21 (7.84%) Scrum
11 20 (7.46%) SDLC
12 19 (7.09%) API Design
13 18 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.60%) API Integration
14 15 (5.60%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.22%) Project Management
16 13 (4.85%) DevOps
16 13 (4.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (42.54%) JavaScript
2 83 (30.97%) Java
3 75 (27.99%) C#
4 58 (21.64%) SQL
5 53 (19.78%) PHP
6 31 (11.57%) C++
7 22 (8.21%) C
8 19 (7.09%) Bash Shell
8 19 (7.09%) Korn
9 16 (5.97%) Python
10 12 (4.48%) Ruby
11 10 (3.73%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.36%) Scala
13 8 (2.99%) Java 8
14 7 (2.61%) Kotlin
15 6 (2.24%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.49%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.49%) Perl
18 3 (1.12%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 34 (12.69%) Degree
2 8 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.24%) QA
2 4 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.12%) Puppet
3 2 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.37%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 38 (14.18%) Oracle
2 26 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.73%) Twitter
5 9 (3.36%) Google
6 6 (2.24%) Adobe
7 5 (1.87%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.12%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (1.12%) Blue Prism
8 3 (1.12%) Tableau
8 3 (1.12%) UiPath
8 3 (1.12%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.75%) Informatica
9 2 (0.75%) Progress
9 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 2 (0.75%) Zend
10 1 (0.37%) HP
10 1 (0.37%) IBM
10 1 (0.37%) OpenText
10 1 (0.37%) Sybase