Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 95 75 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.69% 7.40% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.29% 8.80% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 77 73 55
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,000 £26,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £51,978
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 715 852 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.95% 84.02% 87.54%
Number of salaries quoted 615 705 1007
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Sheffield

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.26%) SQL
3 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (37.89%) Scrum
5 35 (36.84%) C#
5 35 (36.84%) Java
6 33 (34.74%) SDLC
7 28 (29.47%) .NET
8 23 (24.21%) Web Services
9 22 (23.16%) MVC
10 20 (21.05%) Android
10 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.95%) CSS
13 17 (17.89%) Finance
13 17 (17.89%) Apple iOS
14 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
14 16 (16.84%) TDD
15 15 (15.79%) PHP
15 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET
15 15 (15.79%) Android Development
15 15 (15.79%) iOS Development
16 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (14.74%) .NET Framework
17 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
17 13 (13.68%) Linux
17 13 (13.68%) OO
18 12 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineering
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 5 (5.26%) OpenROAD
2 4 (4.21%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) Confluence
3 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.11%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.11%) Apache
4 2 (2.11%) Liferay
5 1 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.16%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) Force.com
2 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Broadband
2 4 (4.21%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.58%) MySQL
4 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) Informix
5 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.16%) Redis
8 2 (2.11%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
3 12 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (10.53%) JIRA
5 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (5.26%) CA Gen
7 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (5.26%) PROIV
8 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.11%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.05%) Babel
9 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.05%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Maven
9 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.05%) Selenium
9 1 (1.05%) Subversion
9 1 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Electronics
3 2 (2.11%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (57.89%) Developer
2 39 (41.05%) Software Engineer
3 28 (29.47%) Software Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Senior Developer
5 20 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
6 17 (17.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (14.74%) .NET Developer
7 14 (14.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (14.74%) C# Developer
8 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (12.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (12.63%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Java Engineer
10 11 (11.58%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) .NET
2 23 (24.21%) Web Services
3 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (18.95%) CSS
5 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 14 (14.74%) .NET Framework
7 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (12.63%) HTML
7 12 (12.63%) React
8 11 (11.58%) jQuery
8 11 (11.58%) WCF
8 11 (11.58%) WPF
9 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.47%) LAMP
9 9 (9.47%) Node.js
9 9 (9.47%) RESTful
10 8 (8.42%) SOAP
11 7 (7.37%) Kafka
12 6 (6.32%) REST
12 6 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.37%) Fintech
3 5 (5.26%) Tandem
4 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.16%) iPhone
4 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Robotics
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Android
2 17 (17.89%) Apple iOS
3 13 (13.68%) Linux
4 5 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.89%) Scrum
3 33 (34.74%) SDLC
4 22 (23.16%) MVC
5 16 (16.84%) TDD
6 15 (15.79%) Android Development
6 15 (15.79%) iOS Development
7 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.68%) OO
9 12 (12.63%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.58%) Kanban
10 11 (11.58%) OOP
10 11 (11.58%) SOLID
10 11 (11.58%) Web Development
11 10 (10.53%) DevOps
11 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.42%) Front End Development
12 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.37%) Microservices
14 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) SQL
2 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.84%) C#
3 35 (36.84%) Java
4 15 (15.79%) PHP
5 11 (11.58%) Python
6 10 (10.53%) C++
7 8 (8.42%) C
8 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.32%) VB
9 5 (5.26%) Clipper
9 5 (5.26%) COBOL
9 5 (5.26%) DataFlex
9 5 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (5.26%) LINC
9 5 (5.26%) RPG
9 5 (5.26%) Tcl
9 5 (5.26%) Uniface
9 5 (5.26%) xBase
10 4 (4.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.05%) MCT
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.16%) Graphite
3 2 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.11%) Mesos
3 2 (2.11%) Rancher
3 2 (2.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.16%) Splunk
5 2 (2.11%) Adobe
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) OpenText
6 1 (1.05%) Google
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Zend