Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 424 484 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.78% 35.07% 31.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.79% 35.88% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 380 425 407
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 1,293 1,349 1,384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 97.75% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,129 1,182
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -1 301 £40,000 - 60
Barnsley -1 54 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Doncaster -2 51 £35,000 +7.69% 15
Rotherham -3 11 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 199 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (42.69%) JavaScript
3 172 (40.57%) C#
4 164 (38.68%) .NET
5 159 (37.50%) HTML
6 143 (33.73%) MVC
7 136 (32.08%) CSS
8 113 (26.65%) SQL
9 110 (25.94%) ASP.NET
10 104 (24.53%) SQL Server
11 96 (22.64%) PHP
12 90 (21.23%) Java
13 79 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (18.16%) jQuery
15 72 (16.98%) Web Development
16 68 (16.04%) AngularJS
17 58 (13.68%) Finance
18 55 (12.97%) MySQL
19 54 (12.74%) Microsoft
19 54 (12.74%) Git (software)
20 48 (11.32%) SDLC
20 48 (11.32%) Spring
21 46 (10.85%) Scrum
21 46 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
22 44 (10.38%) Software Engineering
23 43 (10.14%) Oracle
24 42 (9.91%) Twitter
25 41 (9.67%) HTML5
25 41 (9.67%) TDD
26 39 (9.20%) Business Intelligence

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 18 (4.25%) Apache
2 12 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.36%) JBoss
4 8 (1.89%) CMS
4 8 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.89%) WordPress
5 5 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.94%) nginx
7 3 (0.71%) SAS
8 2 (0.47%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) Confluence
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.24%) Mule
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.24%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Magento
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.24%) iTrent
4 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.65%) GitHub
3 7 (1.65%) SaaS
4 4 (0.94%) Google Play
5 3 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Boomi
7 1 (0.24%) npm
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
7 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.94%) Internet
2 2 (0.47%) DNS
2 2 (0.47%) HTTP
2 2 (0.47%) SMTP
3 1 (0.24%) Network Security
3 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 55 (12.97%) MySQL
3 28 (6.60%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (4.25%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 14 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.59%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.42%) QlikView
12 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (12.74%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.01%) Subversion
4 9 (2.12%) Gradle
4 9 (2.12%) JUnit
4 9 (2.12%) Maven
4 9 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.89%) Ant
5 8 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 8 (1.89%) IntelliJ
5 8 (1.89%) Mockito
5 8 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.89%) Selenium
6 7 (1.65%) Grunt
6 7 (1.65%) gulp
7 6 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.18%) JIRA
9 4 (0.94%) Ranorex
General
1 58 (13.68%) Finance
2 38 (8.96%) Retail
3 18 (4.25%) Advertising
3 18 (4.25%) Games
4 16 (3.77%) Marketing
5 15 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.12%) Banking
7 7 (1.65%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.47%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (38.68%) .NET
2 159 (37.50%) HTML
3 136 (32.08%) CSS
4 110 (25.94%) ASP.NET
5 79 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 77 (18.16%) jQuery
7 68 (16.04%) AngularJS
8 48 (11.32%) Spring
9 46 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 41 (9.67%) HTML5
11 37 (8.73%) React
12 36 (8.49%) Node.js
13 32 (7.55%) CSS3
14 30 (7.08%) RESTful
14 30 (7.08%) Web Services
15 27 (6.37%) Laravel
16 24 (5.66%) Hibernate
16 24 (5.66%) Sass
17 21 (4.95%) SOAP
18 19 (4.48%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 26 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.19%) User Experience
5 15 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.59%) Fintech
8 7 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.18%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.18%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.94%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.94%) Music Streaming
11 4 (0.94%) W3C
12 3 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.71%) iPhone
12 3 (0.71%) Robotics
13 2 (0.47%) Animation
13 2 (0.47%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.90%) Linux
2 13 (3.07%) Android
3 10 (2.36%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.36%) Unix
3 10 (2.36%) Windows
4 3 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (33.73%) MVC
3 72 (16.98%) Web Development
4 48 (11.32%) SDLC
5 46 (10.85%) Scrum
6 44 (10.38%) Software Engineering
7 41 (9.67%) TDD
8 39 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (8.96%) OO
10 35 (8.25%) E-Commerce
11 34 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (7.08%) Front End Development
13 27 (6.37%) Mentoring
14 26 (6.13%) Test Automation
15 23 (5.42%) OOP
16 18 (4.25%) Microservices
16 18 (4.25%) Unit Testing
17 16 (3.77%) Workflow
18 14 (3.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 181 (42.69%) JavaScript
2 172 (40.57%) C#
3 113 (26.65%) SQL
4 96 (22.64%) PHP
5 90 (21.23%) Java
6 28 (6.60%) T-SQL
7 23 (5.42%) VB.NET
8 19 (4.48%) C++
9 18 (4.25%) Python
10 17 (4.01%) C
11 15 (3.54%) Ruby
12 14 (3.30%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 9 (2.12%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.89%) Java 8
15 8 (1.89%) Korn
15 8 (1.89%) Scala
16 5 (1.18%) Kotlin
16 5 (1.18%) VB
17 4 (0.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 32 (7.55%) Degree
2 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.25%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) GCP
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
1 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.14%) Oracle
3 42 (9.91%) Twitter
4 28 (6.60%) Google
5 13 (3.07%) Tableau
6 5 (1.18%) Cognos
6 5 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.94%) Adobe
7 4 (0.94%) Automation Anywhere
7 4 (0.94%) Avid
7 4 (0.94%) Blue Prism
7 4 (0.94%) Capita
7 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.94%) UiPath
7 4 (0.94%) Zend
8 3 (0.71%) Lotus
9 2 (0.47%) Informatica
9 2 (0.47%) SAP
10 1 (0.24%) Dell
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore