Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 387 460 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.96% 36.57% 27.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.99% 37.55% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 339 387 352
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,950 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 1,173 1,225 1,349
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.38% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1,007 1,119
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,975 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,200
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 281 £40,000 +6.67% 74
Doncaster -3 47 £37,500 - 36
Barnsley +5 44 £35,000 +20.69% 4
Rotherham 0 8 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 198 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (45.22%) JavaScript
3 160 (41.34%) HTML
4 142 (36.69%) C#
5 133 (34.37%) .NET
6 132 (34.11%) CSS
7 119 (30.75%) MVC
8 98 (25.32%) Java
9 88 (22.74%) SQL
9 88 (22.74%) SQL Server
10 87 (22.48%) ASP.NET
11 81 (20.93%) AngularJS
12 77 (19.90%) PHP
12 77 (19.90%) jQuery
13 60 (15.50%) Web Development
13 60 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 58 (14.99%) Spring
15 56 (14.47%) Finance
16 51 (13.18%) Git (software)
17 49 (12.66%) TDD
18 48 (12.40%) MySQL
19 45 (11.63%) Oracle
19 45 (11.63%) Scrum
20 44 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
21 43 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
21 43 (11.11%) SDLC
22 42 (10.85%) React
23 41 (10.59%) HTML5
24 40 (10.34%) Microsoft
25 38 (9.82%) Node.js

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 29 (7.49%) Apache
2 17 (4.39%) JBoss
3 11 (2.84%) CMS
4 10 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.33%) WordPress
6 7 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.03%) nginx
7 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.78%) Confluence
8 3 (0.78%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.52%) Drupal
9 2 (0.52%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) CICS
10 1 (0.26%) Mule
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (2.07%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.26%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Magento
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) iTrent
3 1 (0.26%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.33%) SaaS
4 4 (1.03%) GitHub
5 3 (0.78%) Google Play
5 3 (0.78%) npm
6 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) Boomi
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) HTTP
1 4 (1.03%) Internet
1 4 (1.03%) Network Security
2 2 (0.52%) DNS
2 2 (0.52%) SMTP
2 2 (0.52%) SSL
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (22.74%) SQL Server
2 48 (12.40%) MySQL
3 25 (6.46%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.88%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.58%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.81%) Redis
12 5 (1.29%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (13.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.39%) Subversion
3 16 (4.13%) Maven
4 15 (3.88%) Gradle
5 14 (3.62%) JUnit
6 13 (3.36%) IntelliJ
6 13 (3.36%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.84%) Ant
7 11 (2.84%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.84%) Mockito
8 8 (2.07%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (1.81%) Grunt
9 7 (1.81%) JIRA
9 7 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.55%) gulp
11 5 (1.29%) Selenium
11 5 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.29%) webpack
12 3 (0.78%) Babel
General
1 56 (14.47%) Finance
2 25 (6.46%) Retail
3 18 (4.65%) Games
4 14 (3.62%) Banking
5 13 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.36%) Marketing
6 12 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.33%) Advertising
8 6 (1.55%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.78%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (41.34%) HTML
2 133 (34.37%) .NET
3 132 (34.11%) CSS
4 87 (22.48%) ASP.NET
5 81 (20.93%) AngularJS
6 77 (19.90%) jQuery
7 60 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (14.99%) Spring
9 43 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (10.85%) React
11 41 (10.59%) HTML5
12 38 (9.82%) Node.js
13 32 (8.27%) CSS3
13 32 (8.27%) Web Services
14 29 (7.49%) Sass
15 27 (6.98%) REST
16 26 (6.72%) Hibernate
17 25 (6.46%) RESTful
18 24 (6.20%) Vue.js
19 22 (5.68%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.27%) Mobile App
2 31 (8.01%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (7.75%) User Experience
4 26 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.91%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (4.39%) Fintech
7 16 (4.13%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.81%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.03%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.03%) Music Streaming
11 4 (1.03%) W3C
12 3 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.78%) Robotics
13 2 (0.52%) iPhone
13 2 (0.52%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.20%) Linux
2 17 (4.39%) Android
3 16 (4.13%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.33%) Unix
5 8 (2.07%) Windows
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (30.75%) MVC
3 60 (15.50%) Web Development
4 49 (12.66%) TDD
5 45 (11.63%) Scrum
6 44 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
7 43 (11.11%) SDLC
8 36 (9.30%) Front End Development
8 36 (9.30%) Microservices
9 30 (7.75%) Analytics
9 30 (7.75%) Mentoring
10 28 (7.24%) Software Engineering
11 27 (6.98%) Test Automation
12 25 (6.46%) OO
13 24 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.91%) OOP
14 19 (4.91%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.65%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 175 (45.22%) JavaScript
2 142 (36.69%) C#
3 98 (25.32%) Java
4 88 (22.74%) SQL
5 77 (19.90%) PHP
6 21 (5.43%) C++
7 20 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 19 (4.91%) Ruby
9 17 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 16 (4.13%) C
11 15 (3.88%) Python
12 14 (3.62%) Bash Shell
13 13 (3.36%) Korn
13 13 (3.36%) TypeScript
14 12 (3.10%) PL/SQL
15 10 (2.58%) Java 8
16 8 (2.07%) Scala
17 7 (1.81%) Kotlin
18 4 (1.03%) VB
19 3 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (9.56%) Degree
2 8 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.10%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.78%) Puppet
3 2 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (11.63%) Oracle
2 40 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.53%) Twitter
4 25 (6.46%) Google
5 10 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.55%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.29%) Adobe
8 4 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.03%) Tableau
8 4 (1.03%) Zend
9 3 (0.78%) Automation Anywhere
9 3 (0.78%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.78%) Lotus
9 3 (0.78%) UiPath
10 2 (0.52%) Avid
10 2 (0.52%) Informatica
10 2 (0.52%) Progress
10 2 (0.52%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) Facebook
11 1 (0.26%) SaltStack