Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 295 258 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.42% 25.24% 29.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.39% 26.06% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 259 235 368
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £48,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 789 990 1285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 96.87% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 674 825 1143
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,150 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Developer 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 Sheffield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 141 (47.80%) JavaScript
2 124 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (38.64%) CSS
4 106 (35.93%) SQL
5 104 (35.25%) HTML
6 100 (33.90%) C#
7 96 (32.54%) Java
8 82 (27.80%) .NET
9 64 (21.69%) MVC
10 60 (20.34%) Finance
11 57 (19.32%) Scrum
12 54 (18.31%) Software Engineering
13 53 (17.97%) Web Development
14 51 (17.29%) Linux
15 49 (16.61%) SQL Server
15 49 (16.61%) TDD
16 47 (15.93%) Git (software)
17 46 (15.59%) jQuery
18 45 (15.25%) ASP.NET
19 44 (14.92%) PHP
20 43 (14.58%) Oracle
20 43 (14.58%) AngularJS
21 38 (12.88%) Web Services
21 38 (12.88%) Front End Development
22 37 (12.54%) SDLC
23 35 (11.86%) Microsoft
24 33 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
25 32 (10.85%) Python
26 31 (10.51%) .NET Framework
27 30 (10.17%) 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 22 (7.46%) JBoss
2 16 (5.42%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.73%) OpenEdge
4 5 (1.69%) Apache
4 5 (1.69%) CMS
4 5 (1.69%) OpenROAD
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.36%) WordPress
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
7 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.34%) Blender
2 1 (0.34%) Maya
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.36%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Force.com
5 1 (0.34%) Quay.io
5 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.69%) Broadband
2 3 (1.02%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) AMQP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.17%) MySQL
3 25 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 17 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.75%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (3.05%) Big Data
8 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.69%) Informix
11 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.02%) Power BI
11 3 (1.02%) QlikView
11 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.68%) Redis
12 2 (0.68%) SQL CLR
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.12%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (6.44%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.07%) Ant
5 12 (4.07%) Maven
5 12 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (3.39%) JIRA
8 5 (1.69%) CA Gen
8 5 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.69%) PowerBuilder
8 5 (1.69%) PROIV
9 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.02%) MorphX
10 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.68%) Grunt
10 2 (0.68%) JUnit
10 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 60 (20.34%) Finance
2 18 (6.10%) Banking
3 11 (3.73%) Advertising
4 10 (3.39%) Retail
5 8 (2.71%) Music Industry
6 6 (2.03%) Automotive
6 6 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (38.64%) CSS
2 104 (35.25%) HTML
3 82 (27.80%) .NET
4 46 (15.59%) jQuery
5 45 (15.25%) ASP.NET
6 43 (14.58%) AngularJS
7 38 (12.88%) Web Services
8 33 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (10.51%) .NET Framework
10 29 (9.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (9.49%) REST
12 27 (9.15%) Node.js
13 26 (8.81%) Middleware
14 24 (8.14%) Spring
15 22 (7.46%) Sass
16 21 (7.12%) React
16 21 (7.12%) RESTful
16 21 (7.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (7.12%) XML
17 20 (6.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.49%) User Experience
2 21 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.37%) iPad
6 5 (1.69%) BBC
6 5 (1.69%) Fintech
6 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.69%) Tandem
7 4 (1.36%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.02%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.68%) NHS
9 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.29%) Linux
2 22 (7.46%) Apple iOS
2 22 (7.46%) Unix
3 15 (5.08%) Android
4 9 (3.05%) Solaris
5 7 (2.37%) Windows
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (21.69%) MVC
3 57 (19.32%) Scrum
4 54 (18.31%) Software Engineering
5 53 (17.97%) Web Development
6 49 (16.61%) TDD
7 38 (12.88%) Front End Development
8 37 (12.54%) SDLC
9 21 (7.12%) Web Application Development
10 19 (6.44%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.10%) iOS Development
12 17 (5.76%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.42%) BDD
13 16 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (5.42%) OOP
14 14 (4.75%) Analytics
14 14 (4.75%) Android Development
14 14 (4.75%) OO
15 13 (4.41%) Test Automation
16 10 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 141 (47.80%) JavaScript
2 106 (35.93%) SQL
3 100 (33.90%) C#
4 96 (32.54%) Java
5 44 (14.92%) PHP
6 32 (10.85%) Python
7 26 (8.81%) PL/SQL
8 18 (6.10%) Ruby
9 15 (5.08%) COBOL
10 12 (4.07%) C++
11 11 (3.73%) C
11 11 (3.73%) Scala
12 10 (3.39%) Go
13 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.03%) Uniface
14 5 (1.69%) DataFlex
14 5 (1.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 5 (1.69%) RPG
14 5 (1.69%) Tcl
14 5 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (5.76%) Degree
2 10 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.73%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (3.39%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.71%) Puppet
2 4 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.68%) Graphite
4 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.34%) Mesos
4 1 (0.34%) Rancher
4 1 (0.34%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 43 (14.58%) Oracle
2 35 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.39%) Micro Focus
4 7 (2.37%) Capita
5 6 (2.03%) Zend
6 5 (1.69%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.36%) Progress
7 4 (1.36%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.02%) Adobe
8 3 (1.02%) Avid
8 3 (1.02%) Tableau
8 3 (1.02%) Twitter
9 2 (0.68%) RedGate
9 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.68%) Splunk
9 2 (0.68%) VMware
10 1 (0.34%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.34%) Facebook
10 1 (0.34%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) OpenText