Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 287 348 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 31.57% 38.33% 29.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.39% 39.37% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 249 316 290
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £52,500
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 886 884 1,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 97.36% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 735 735 875
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,600 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 131 (45.64%) JavaScript
2 130 (45.30%) HTML
3 120 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (37.63%) CSS
5 97 (33.80%) C#
6 83 (28.92%) .NET
7 75 (26.13%) PHP
8 72 (25.09%) SQL
9 69 (24.04%) MVC
10 63 (21.95%) Java
11 58 (20.21%) Web Development
12 56 (19.51%) jQuery
12 56 (19.51%) AngularJS
13 47 (16.38%) SQL Server
14 45 (15.68%) Finance
15 43 (14.98%) MySQL
16 41 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
18 34 (11.85%) React
19 32 (11.15%) Git (software)
20 31 (10.80%) Spring
21 30 (10.45%) Front End Development
22 29 (10.10%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
23 28 (9.76%) Software Engineering
24 27 (9.41%) Degree
24 27 (9.41%) Oracle
24 27 (9.41%) E-Commerce
24 27 (9.41%) Node.js
25 26 (9.06%) Sass

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 23 (8.01%) Apache
2 12 (4.18%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.83%) JBoss
4 8 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.44%) WordPress
6 5 (1.74%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) Confluence
7 3 (1.05%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) Mule
9 1 (0.35%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.70%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) iTrent
4 1 (0.35%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.79%) SaaS
4 7 (2.44%) GitHub
5 3 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) Boomi
7 1 (0.35%) Google Play
7 1 (0.35%) npm
7 1 (0.35%) Office 365
7 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.39%) HTTP
2 2 (0.70%) DNS
2 2 (0.70%) SMTP
2 2 (0.70%) SSL
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.98%) MySQL
3 20 (6.97%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.27%) NoSQL
5 16 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.23%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.09%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.09%) Redis
10 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.70%) Big Data
13 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.44%) Grunt
3 7 (2.44%) gulp
3 7 (2.44%) JIRA
4 5 (1.74%) Selenium
5 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.05%) JUnit
6 3 (1.05%) MorphX
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.05%) webpack
7 2 (0.70%) GitLab
7 2 (0.70%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.70%) Maven
7 2 (0.70%) NUnit
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.70%) Subversion
7 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 45 (15.68%) Finance
2 25 (8.71%) Retail
3 11 (3.83%) Advertising
3 11 (3.83%) Banking
3 11 (3.83%) Games
4 9 (3.14%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.79%) Marketing
6 6 (2.09%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (45.30%) HTML
2 108 (37.63%) CSS
3 83 (28.92%) .NET
4 56 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 56 (19.51%) jQuery
5 41 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 34 (11.85%) React
7 31 (10.80%) Spring
8 28 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (9.41%) Node.js
10 26 (9.06%) Sass
11 25 (8.71%) HTML5
12 21 (7.32%) CSS3
13 20 (6.97%) Hibernate
14 19 (6.62%) Vue.js
15 18 (6.27%) Laravel
16 16 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (4.88%) LAMP
17 14 (4.88%) Spring Boot
17 14 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.71%) User Experience
2 23 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.57%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.48%) Fintech
8 8 (2.79%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.44%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.39%) Music Streaming
11 4 (1.39%) W3C
12 3 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (1.05%) Robotics
13 2 (0.70%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.70%) Learning Management System
14 1 (0.35%) NHS
14 1 (0.35%) Photography
14 1 (0.35%) SCORM
14 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.27%) Linux
2 10 (3.48%) Android
2 10 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.79%) Windows
4 6 (2.09%) Unix
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (24.04%) MVC
3 58 (20.21%) Web Development
4 30 (10.45%) Front End Development
5 29 (10.10%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 27 (9.41%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.06%) TDD
9 25 (8.71%) Mentoring
10 24 (8.36%) Analytics
10 24 (8.36%) SDLC
11 23 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (6.97%) OO
12 20 (6.97%) Scrum
13 15 (5.23%) Data Visualisation
13 15 (5.23%) Microservices
13 15 (5.23%) OOP
13 15 (5.23%) Visualisation
14 12 (4.18%) Project Management
14 12 (4.18%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.64%) JavaScript
2 97 (33.80%) C#
3 75 (26.13%) PHP
4 72 (25.09%) SQL
5 63 (21.95%) Java
6 16 (5.57%) C++
6 16 (5.57%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.88%) C
8 13 (4.53%) Python
9 10 (3.48%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.48%) TypeScript
10 9 (3.14%) Korn
10 9 (3.14%) Ruby
11 7 (2.44%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.09%) Scala
13 5 (1.74%) Java 8
14 4 (1.39%) X++
15 3 (1.05%) ES6
15 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.41%) Degree
2 8 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.79%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) Puppet
1 2 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.35%) Ansible
2 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.41%) Oracle
3 21 (7.32%) Twitter
4 19 (6.62%) Google
5 9 (3.14%) Tableau
6 8 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.39%) Automation Anywhere
7 4 (1.39%) Avid
7 4 (1.39%) Blue Prism
7 4 (1.39%) UiPath
8 3 (1.05%) Capita
8 3 (1.05%) Lotus
9 2 (0.70%) Informatica
9 2 (0.70%) SAP
9 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.70%) Zend
10 1 (0.35%) hybris
10 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.35%) SaltStack