Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 267 323 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 30.41% 33.75% 32.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.05% 34.55% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 229 295 361
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%

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 860 935 1,130
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.95% 97.70% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 736 775 976
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 120 (44.94%) JavaScript
2 119 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (44.19%) C#
4 108 (40.45%) HTML
5 98 (36.70%) CSS
6 91 (34.08%) .NET
7 86 (32.21%) PHP
8 81 (30.34%) SQL
8 81 (30.34%) MVC
9 69 (25.84%) Java
10 65 (24.34%) Web Development
11 56 (20.97%) ASP.NET
12 50 (18.73%) SQL Server
13 44 (16.48%) jQuery
13 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (15.36%) Software Engineering
15 39 (14.61%) Finance
16 38 (14.23%) Scrum
17 37 (13.86%) AngularJS
18 36 (13.48%) MySQL
19 35 (13.11%) Retail
20 34 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (12.36%) E-Commerce
22 32 (11.99%) Microsoft
23 29 (10.86%) OO
23 29 (10.86%) Git (software)
24 28 (10.49%) SDLC
25 27 (10.11%) Node.js
26 26 (9.74%) Python
27 25 (9.36%) Visual Studio

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 10 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.62%) Apache
3 6 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.50%) SAS
5 3 (1.12%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.37%) Confluence
7 1 (0.37%) DNN
7 1 (0.37%) Drupal
7 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) Mule
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.37%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.25%) GitHub
4 5 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.87%) SaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.37%) Boomi
6 1 (0.37%) npm
6 1 (0.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.87%) Broadband
2 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.48%) MySQL
3 23 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.12%) MongoDB
4 19 (7.12%) NoSQL
5 18 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.12%) Big Data
10 3 (1.12%) QlikView
11 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.36%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.24%) Cucumber
4 12 (4.49%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.49%) Selenium
5 11 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (3.75%) Buildbot
6 10 (3.75%) JIRA
6 10 (3.75%) Ranorex
7 6 (2.25%) Appium
7 6 (2.25%) Gatling
7 6 (2.25%) JMeter
7 6 (2.25%) NeoLoad
7 6 (2.25%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.25%) WATIR
7 6 (2.25%) WebLOAD
8 5 (1.87%) gulp
9 3 (1.12%) Grunt
9 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 39 (14.61%) Finance
2 35 (13.11%) Retail
3 10 (3.75%) Advertising
3 10 (3.75%) Legal
4 7 (2.62%) Games
5 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.12%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (40.45%) HTML
2 98 (36.70%) CSS
3 91 (34.08%) .NET
4 56 (20.97%) ASP.NET
5 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (16.48%) jQuery
6 37 (13.86%) AngularJS
7 27 (10.11%) Node.js
8 24 (8.99%) React
8 24 (8.99%) Spring
9 20 (7.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (7.12%) Sass
11 18 (6.74%) Web Services
12 17 (6.37%) HTML5
13 16 (5.99%) RESTful
13 16 (5.99%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 15 (5.62%) CSS3
15 14 (5.24%) Laravel
16 13 (4.87%) Hibernate
17 12 (4.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.12%) User Experience
2 17 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.75%) Music Streaming
8 1 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.37%) EPoS
8 1 (0.37%) Fintech
8 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.75%) Linux
2 3 (1.12%) Android
2 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.12%) Windows
3 2 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.34%) MVC
3 65 (24.34%) Web Development
4 41 (15.36%) Software Engineering
5 38 (14.23%) Scrum
6 34 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 29 (10.86%) OO
9 28 (10.49%) SDLC
10 24 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 24 (8.99%) TDD
11 22 (8.24%) OOP
12 21 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (7.87%) Front End Development
13 19 (7.12%) Kanban
14 15 (5.62%) Test Automation
15 14 (5.24%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (5.24%) User Stories
16 13 (4.87%) DSDM
16 13 (4.87%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 120 (44.94%) JavaScript
2 118 (44.19%) C#
3 86 (32.21%) PHP
4 81 (30.34%) SQL
5 69 (25.84%) Java
6 26 (9.74%) Python
7 18 (6.74%) C
8 16 (5.99%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.87%) C++
10 10 (3.75%) Ruby
10 10 (3.75%) Scala
11 7 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.62%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.87%) Java 8
13 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.12%) XAML
15 2 (0.75%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.75%) ES6
15 2 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (8.24%) Degree
2 11 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.75%) Terraform
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Graphite
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 32 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.74%) Google
3 15 (5.62%) Twitter
4 14 (5.24%) Tableau
5 13 (4.87%) Oracle
6 5 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.50%) Capita
8 3 (1.12%) Avid
8 3 (1.12%) Lotus
9 2 (0.75%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Adobe
10 1 (0.37%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.37%) Cognos
10 1 (0.37%) Dell
10 1 (0.37%) Epicor
10 1 (0.37%) hybris
10 1 (0.37%) Infor
10 1 (0.37%) Sage
10 1 (0.37%) Splunk
10 1 (0.37%) Xamarin