Period
to 18 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 267 390 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.78% 31.50% 36.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.90% 32.50% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 240 347 397
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 957 1,200 1,233
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.93% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 818 956 1,018
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,671 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.68% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,075 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -1 176 £40,000 - 43
Doncaster +3 33 £31,500 -16.00% 16
Barnsley +1 32 £40,500 +15.71% 13
Rotherham 0 15 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 147 (55.06%) JavaScript
2 102 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (32.96%) .NET
3 88 (32.96%) MVC
4 86 (32.21%) C#
5 84 (31.46%) HTML
6 81 (30.34%) CSS
7 80 (29.96%) SQL
8 76 (28.46%) PHP
9 62 (23.22%) Java
10 59 (22.10%) MySQL
10 59 (22.10%) AngularJS
11 55 (20.60%) SQL Server
12 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET
12 44 (16.48%) TDD
13 43 (16.10%) Git (software)
14 40 (14.98%) jQuery
15 39 (14.61%) Oracle
16 36 (13.48%) Web Development
17 35 (13.11%) DevOps
18 34 (12.73%) Laravel
19 32 (11.99%) Docker
20 31 (11.61%) React
20 31 (11.61%) Spring
21 30 (11.24%) Unit Testing
21 30 (11.24%) Relational Database
21 30 (11.24%) Vue.js
21 30 (11.24%) .NET Core
22 29 (10.86%) Fintech
22 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET Web API

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 25 (9.36%) CMS
2 15 (5.62%) Drupal
3 13 (4.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (4.87%) WordPress
4 11 (4.12%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.62%) Apache
6 6 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.25%) JBoss
7 5 (1.87%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.50%) nginx
8 4 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 2 (0.75%) DNN
10 2 (0.75%) IIS
10 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.37%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.86%) AWS
2 27 (10.11%) Azure
3 10 (3.75%) Office 365
4 9 (3.37%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.25%) GitHub
6 5 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.50%) npm
8 2 (0.75%) Force.com
8 2 (0.75%) SaaS
8 2 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) Serverless
9 1 (0.37%) Apigee
9 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.37%) GCP
9 1 (0.37%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.10%) MySQL
2 55 (20.60%) SQL Server
3 30 (11.24%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.24%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.12%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.00%) MariaDB
9 8 (3.00%) Power BI
10 7 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.25%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.25%) Redis
12 5 (1.87%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.50%) Data Lake
14 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 43 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.99%) webpack
3 14 (5.24%) gulp
4 10 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.37%) JIRA
5 9 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.00%) Grunt
7 7 (2.62%) Selenium
8 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.87%) Xcode
9 4 (1.50%) ERwin
9 4 (1.50%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.50%) Mocha
9 4 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.12%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.12%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.12%) GitLab
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (6.74%) Finance
2 13 (4.87%) Marketing
3 11 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.37%) Games
5 8 (3.00%) Banking
6 4 (1.50%) Retail
7 3 (1.12%) Automotive
7 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.75%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (32.96%) .NET
2 84 (31.46%) HTML
3 81 (30.34%) CSS
4 59 (22.10%) AngularJS
5 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET
6 40 (14.98%) jQuery
7 34 (12.73%) Laravel
8 31 (11.61%) React
8 31 (11.61%) Spring
9 30 (11.24%) .NET Core
9 30 (11.24%) Vue.js
10 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (9.36%) .NET Framework
13 23 (8.61%) Sass
14 18 (6.74%) Entity Framework
15 16 (5.99%) Hibernate
15 16 (5.99%) REST
16 13 (4.87%) Angular 2
16 13 (4.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (7.49%) Greenfield Project
1 20 (7.49%) User Experience
2 18 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.75%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.12%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.37%) Life Science
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.37%) Podcast
8 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.99%) Linux
2 18 (6.74%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.87%) Android
4 12 (4.49%) Unix
5 7 (2.62%) AIX
6 6 (2.25%) Windows
7 5 (1.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (32.96%) MVC
3 44 (16.48%) TDD
4 36 (13.48%) Web Development
5 35 (13.11%) DevOps
6 30 (11.24%) Unit Testing
7 29 (10.86%) Fintech
7 29 (10.86%) Scrum
8 28 (10.49%) Microservices
9 25 (9.36%) Front End Development
10 23 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (8.24%) OOP
12 21 (7.87%) SOA
13 20 (7.49%) Test Automation
14 19 (7.12%) OO
15 17 (6.37%) BDD
15 17 (6.37%) Content Management
15 17 (6.37%) CRM
16 13 (4.87%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.87%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 147 (55.06%) JavaScript
2 86 (32.21%) C#
3 80 (29.96%) SQL
4 76 (28.46%) PHP
5 62 (23.22%) Java
6 18 (6.74%) PL/SQL
6 18 (6.74%) Python
7 17 (6.37%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.62%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.12%) PHP 7
9 11 (4.12%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.37%) Go
11 8 (3.00%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.87%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.87%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.50%) ES6
14 3 (1.12%) C
14 3 (1.12%) Java 8
14 3 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (6.74%) Degree
2 8 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.12%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.12%) HND
4 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.75%) MCSA
4 2 (0.75%) MCSE
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 32 (11.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.87%) Rancher
2 5 (1.87%) Terraform
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (14.61%) Oracle
2 28 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.12%) Google
4 8 (3.00%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.25%) Adobe
6 4 (1.50%) Informatica
6 4 (1.50%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.50%) Talend
7 3 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.12%) IBM
7 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.37%) Axway
9 1 (0.37%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.37%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.37%) Zend