Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 16 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 123 99 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 14.24% 10.45% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.06% 11.81% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 96 67
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,963
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +17.65%

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 766 838 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.66% 88.49% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 678 702 912
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,025 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 83 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (54.47%) Java
3 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 50 (40.65%) C#
5 49 (39.84%) Scrum
6 37 (30.08%) SQL
7 36 (29.27%) .NET
8 34 (27.64%) PHP
9 33 (26.83%) Web Services
10 31 (25.20%) TDD
11 28 (22.76%) Spring
12 27 (21.95%) React
13 26 (21.14%) Cucumber
13 26 (21.14%) Kanban
14 25 (20.33%) Docker
15 24 (19.51%) MVC
16 23 (18.70%) Python
16 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
16 23 (18.70%) SDLC
16 23 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
17 22 (17.89%) HTML
18 21 (17.07%) C++
18 21 (17.07%) RESTful
18 21 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (16.26%) Node.js
19 20 (16.26%) ASP.NET
20 19 (15.45%) CSS
20 19 (15.45%) C

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 13 (10.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.25%) CMS
3 3 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.63%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.63%) Liferay
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Broadband
2 2 (1.63%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.45%) MySQL
2 19 (15.45%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 16 (13.01%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.13%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.07%) Redis
7 2 (1.63%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) Cucumber
2 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.57%) Visual Studio
5 12 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (8.13%) Buildbot
6 10 (8.13%) Ranorex
6 10 (8.13%) Selenium
6 10 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (6.50%) JIRA
8 6 (4.88%) Appium
8 6 (4.88%) Gatling
8 6 (4.88%) JMeter
8 6 (4.88%) Mercurial
8 6 (4.88%) NeoLoad
8 6 (4.88%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.88%) Subversion
8 6 (4.88%) WATIR
8 6 (4.88%) WebLOAD
9 3 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Retail
3 10 (8.13%) Legal
4 5 (4.07%) Electronics
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 67 (54.47%) Software Engineer
2 60 (48.78%) Developer
3 26 (21.14%) Software Developer
4 25 (20.33%) Java Engineer
4 25 (20.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 25 (20.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (18.70%) Senior Developer
5 23 (18.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 22 (17.89%) Java Developer
7 21 (17.07%) .NET Developer
7 21 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (17.07%) C# Developer
8 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (14.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (13.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (13.01%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (12.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (12.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 15 (12.20%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.27%) .NET
2 33 (26.83%) Web Services
3 28 (22.76%) Spring
4 27 (21.95%) React
5 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
5 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (17.89%) HTML
6 21 (17.07%) RESTful
7 20 (16.26%) ASP.NET
7 20 (16.26%) Node.js
8 19 (15.45%) CSS
8 19 (15.45%) Kafka
9 17 (13.82%) .NET Framework
9 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (13.82%) J2EE
10 13 (10.57%) Gherkin
10 13 (10.57%) JPA
11 12 (9.76%) Servlets
12 11 (8.94%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (8.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.63%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.63%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.81%) Fintech
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.07%) Linux
1 5 (4.07%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Unix
3 2 (1.63%) Android
3 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.84%) Scrum
3 31 (25.20%) TDD
4 26 (21.14%) Kanban
5 24 (19.51%) MVC
6 23 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (18.70%) SDLC
7 18 (14.63%) BDD
8 17 (13.82%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.01%) Mentoring
10 15 (12.20%) DSDM
10 15 (12.20%) Microservices
11 14 (11.38%) DevOps
11 14 (11.38%) OO
12 13 (10.57%) High Availability
12 13 (10.57%) Waterfall
13 12 (9.76%) E-Commerce
13 12 (9.76%) Front End Development
13 12 (9.76%) Information Retrieval
13 12 (9.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.47%) Java
2 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.65%) C#
4 37 (30.08%) SQL
5 34 (27.64%) PHP
6 23 (18.70%) Python
7 21 (17.07%) C++
8 19 (15.45%) C
9 15 (12.20%) Ruby
10 12 (9.76%) Scala
11 11 (8.94%) Kotlin
12 7 (5.69%) Java 9
13 4 (3.25%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.63%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.63%) Fortran
14 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.63%) X++
15 1 (0.81%) Go
15 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Degree
2 13 (10.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) CISA
5 1 (0.81%) CISM
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) MISRA
2 1 (0.81%) COBIT
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.81%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 25 (20.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.44%) Graphite
3 2 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.63%) Mesos
3 2 (1.63%) Rancher
3 2 (1.63%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.69%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle
4 4 (3.25%) Google
5 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (1.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) OpenText