Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 81 97
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.10% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 7
Sheffield median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% -5.56%

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 790 991 1267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.06% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 679 828 1123
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,925 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Android
4 8 (47.06%) SDLC
5 7 (41.18%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (23.53%) React
8 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) Spring
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) PHP
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) MVC
9 3 (17.65%) Finance

Senior Software Engineer 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 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Broadband
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) React
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) WSDL
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) JPA
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) Node.js
5 2 (11.76%) Servlets
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) iPhone
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Android
2 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Android Development
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) SOLID
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) Kanban
8 2 (11.76%) OOD
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat