Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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

Developer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 344 395 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 28.48% 35.39% 27.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.40% 36.47% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 308 331 340
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,225
90th Percentile £52,875 £57,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,170 1,083 1,353
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.04% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 907 906 1,123
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in South Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Developer in South Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in South Yorkshire

Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 253 £40,000 +6.67% 67
Doncaster 0 55 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Barnsley +3 21 £40,000 +33.33% 12
Rotherham +2 9 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 164 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (46.22%) JavaScript
3 152 (44.19%) HTML
4 133 (38.66%) CSS
5 106 (30.81%) C#
6 104 (30.23%) Java
6 104 (30.23%) .NET
7 86 (25.00%) MVC
8 84 (24.42%) SQL
9 74 (21.51%) AngularJS
10 73 (21.22%) jQuery
11 64 (18.60%) Spring
12 62 (18.02%) ASP.NET
13 60 (17.44%) PHP
14 59 (17.15%) SQL Server
15 58 (16.86%) Finance
16 52 (15.12%) MySQL
17 48 (13.95%) Git (software)
18 45 (13.08%) Web Development
19 44 (12.79%) Microservices
20 43 (12.50%) Software Engineering
21 42 (12.21%) Scrum
22 41 (11.92%) Microsoft
23 40 (11.63%) Oracle
24 39 (11.34%) TDD
25 38 (11.05%) React
26 37 (10.76%) HTML5
27 35 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
27 35 (10.17%) Node.js
28 34 (9.88%) Apache

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 34 (9.88%) Apache
2 26 (7.56%) JBoss
3 12 (3.49%) CMS
4 8 (2.33%) WordPress
5 7 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.45%) nginx
7 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.16%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.87%) CICS
9 3 (0.87%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.58%) Confluence
10 2 (0.58%) IIS
10 2 (0.58%) Kentico
10 2 (0.58%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.29%) Drupal
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.29%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.29%) iTrent
3 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.07%) SaaS
4 6 (1.74%) npm
5 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.58%) Google Play
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) Network Security
2 4 (1.16%) HTTP
3 3 (0.87%) Internet
4 2 (0.58%) DNS
4 2 (0.58%) SMTP
4 2 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (17.15%) SQL Server
2 52 (15.12%) MySQL
3 29 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.56%) Relational Database
5 22 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.94%) RDBMS
7 17 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.49%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.33%) Redis
10 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.74%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.45%) Power BI
12 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.87%) DB2
14 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 48 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.65%) Maven
3 15 (4.36%) Gradle
3 15 (4.36%) Subversion
4 13 (3.78%) JUnit
5 12 (3.49%) IntelliJ
6 10 (2.91%) Ant
6 10 (2.91%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.91%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.91%) Mockito
7 9 (2.62%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.33%) Grunt
9 6 (1.74%) gulp
9 6 (1.74%) webpack
10 5 (1.45%) git-flow
10 5 (1.45%) Selenium
11 4 (1.16%) Babel
11 4 (1.16%) JIRA
12 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (16.86%) Finance
2 22 (6.40%) Banking
3 19 (5.52%) Retail
4 16 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 16 (4.65%) Games
5 14 (4.07%) Marketing
6 11 (3.20%) Advertising
7 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.87%) Automotive
8 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (44.19%) HTML
2 133 (38.66%) CSS
3 104 (30.23%) .NET
4 74 (21.51%) AngularJS
5 73 (21.22%) jQuery
6 64 (18.60%) Spring
7 62 (18.02%) ASP.NET
8 38 (11.05%) React
9 37 (10.76%) HTML5
10 35 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (10.17%) Node.js
11 32 (9.30%) Web Services
12 31 (9.01%) Hibernate
13 29 (8.43%) CSS3
14 27 (7.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (7.56%) Spring Boot
16 25 (7.27%) REST
17 22 (6.40%) RESTful
18 20 (5.81%) JSON
19 19 (5.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (7.56%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.56%) User Experience
3 19 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.23%) Fintech
5 17 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.74%) e-Learning
7 6 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.45%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.16%) W3C
10 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.87%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.87%) Robotics
11 2 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
11 2 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.56%) Linux
2 17 (4.94%) Android
3 14 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.49%) Windows
5 11 (3.20%) Unix
6 6 (1.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (25.00%) MVC
3 45 (13.08%) Web Development
4 44 (12.79%) Microservices
5 43 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 42 (12.21%) Scrum
7 39 (11.34%) TDD
8 31 (9.01%) Front End Development
8 31 (9.01%) OO
9 29 (8.43%) SDLC
10 28 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (8.14%) Test Automation
11 26 (7.56%) Analytics
12 24 (6.98%) E-Commerce
13 23 (6.69%) Mentoring
13 23 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (5.81%) API Design
15 17 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (4.94%) Unit Testing
16 16 (4.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.22%) JavaScript
2 106 (30.81%) C#
3 104 (30.23%) Java
4 84 (24.42%) SQL
5 60 (17.44%) PHP
6 32 (9.30%) C++
7 31 (9.01%) T-SQL
8 22 (6.40%) Bash Shell
9 21 (6.10%) Ruby
10 20 (5.81%) C
10 20 (5.81%) Korn
11 19 (5.52%) Python
12 12 (3.49%) Java 8
12 12 (3.49%) VB.NET
13 11 (3.20%) TypeScript
14 9 (2.62%) Scala
15 6 (1.74%) Kotlin
16 4 (1.16%) Apex Code
16 4 (1.16%) Perl
16 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (9.30%) Degree
2 6 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) CISA
4 1 (0.29%) CISM
4 1 (0.29%) CISSP
4 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.03%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.49%) Docker
2 3 (0.87%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.87%) Puppet
3 2 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) QRadar
4 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 41 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.63%) Oracle
3 15 (4.36%) Twitter
4 14 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.91%) Google
6 8 (2.33%) Adobe
7 6 (1.74%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.87%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (0.87%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.87%) IBM
8 3 (0.87%) UiPath
8 3 (0.87%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.87%) Zend
9 2 (0.58%) Informatica
9 2 (0.58%) Progress
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
10 1 (0.29%) Splunk
10 1 (0.29%) Sybase
10 1 (0.29%) Tableau