Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 12 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 101 115 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.20% 12.79% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 13.96% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 98 95 46
Sheffield median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +28.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.28% +9.03%

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 833 824 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 92.35% 91.66% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 680 676 750
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +1.30%
10th Percentile £24,975 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.53%) Java
3 39 (38.61%) Spring
4 31 (30.69%) DevOps
5 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
6 29 (28.71%) Spring Boot
7 28 (27.72%) Microservices
8 26 (25.74%) HTML
9 24 (23.76%) CSS
10 23 (22.77%) Git (software)
11 21 (20.79%) C#
11 21 (20.79%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (19.80%) Java 8
12 20 (19.80%) Open Source
13 19 (18.81%) TDD
13 19 (18.81%) .NET
14 18 (17.82%) Apache
15 17 (16.83%) MVC
15 17 (16.83%) Bash Shell
16 16 (15.84%) Spring Security
16 16 (15.84%) C++
16 16 (15.84%) Web Development
16 16 (15.84%) Java 9
17 15 (14.85%) Scrum
17 15 (14.85%) Python
18 14 (13.86%) C
18 14 (13.86%) SQL
18 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
19 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
19 13 (12.87%) Jenkins

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 18 (17.82%) Apache
2 10 (9.90%) JBoss
3 7 (6.93%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (6.93%) CloudStack
4 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.97%) CMS
6 2 (1.98%) Confluence
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) IaaS
4 5 (4.95%) GitHub
5 3 (2.97%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
2 10 (9.90%) MySQL
3 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.94%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.97%) Redis
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.93%) Maven
4 6 (5.94%) Selenium
5 5 (4.95%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.95%) GitLab
5 5 (4.95%) NUnit
6 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.97%) JIRA
7 2 (1.98%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.98%) Grunt
7 2 (1.98%) JUnit
7 2 (1.98%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.98%) Subversion
7 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.94%) Games
5 3 (2.97%) Automotive
6 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.98%) Electronics
6 2 (1.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.99%) Back Office
7 1 (0.99%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Software Engineer
2 28 (27.72%) Developer
3 20 (19.80%) Java Engineer
3 20 (19.80%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (14.85%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.92%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Java Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.61%) Spring
2 29 (28.71%) Spring Boot
3 26 (25.74%) HTML
4 24 (23.76%) CSS
5 19 (18.81%) .NET
6 16 (15.84%) Spring Security
7 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
7 13 (12.87%) React
8 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.89%) jQuery
10 9 (8.91%) RESTful
11 7 (6.93%) Apache Camel
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (4.95%) LAMP
14 4 (3.96%) Web Services
15 3 (2.97%) HTML5
15 3 (2.97%) koa
15 3 (2.97%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.92%) Fintech
4 6 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) EPoS
6 2 (1.98%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Windows
3 2 (1.98%) Android
3 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) CentOS
4 1 (0.99%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.69%) DevOps
3 28 (27.72%) Microservices
4 20 (19.80%) Open Source
5 19 (18.81%) TDD
6 17 (16.83%) MVC
7 16 (15.84%) Web Development
8 15 (14.85%) Scrum
9 10 (9.90%) API Design
9 10 (9.90%) Coaching
9 10 (9.90%) OO
9 10 (9.90%) Software Delivery
10 9 (8.91%) BDD
10 9 (8.91%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.91%) SDLC
10 9 (8.91%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.92%) API Integration
12 7 (6.93%) SOLID
13 6 (5.94%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.53%) Java
2 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.79%) C#
4 20 (19.80%) Java 8
5 17 (16.83%) Bash Shell
6 16 (15.84%) C++
6 16 (15.84%) Java 9
7 15 (14.85%) Python
8 14 (13.86%) C
8 14 (13.86%) SQL
9 12 (11.88%) Ruby
10 11 (10.89%) PHP
11 9 (8.91%) Korn
12 7 (6.93%) Perl
13 5 (4.95%) Embedded C
13 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
13 5 (4.95%) ES6
13 5 (4.95%) TypeScript
14 4 (3.96%) Go
15 2 (1.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) OCP
2 2 (1.98%) OCPJP
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.99%) MISRA
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Puppet
2 8 (7.92%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.99%) Ansible
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) Terraform
4 1 (0.99%) Xymon
4 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle
2 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.98%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.99%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com