Period
to 22 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 412 467 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 32.21% 34.54% 31.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.96% 35.17% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 428 443
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,250 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,250 1,328 1,441
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 98.22% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,143 1,227
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -1 290 £42,500 +6.25% 60
Doncaster 0 59 £37,500 - 18
Barnsley -1 45 £35,000 +16.67% 9
Rotherham -3 7 £37,500 +50.00% 5
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 197 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (46.36%) JavaScript
3 186 (45.15%) C#
4 169 (41.02%) .NET
5 150 (36.41%) HTML
6 137 (33.25%) CSS
7 134 (32.52%) SQL
8 132 (32.04%) MVC
9 123 (29.85%) ASP.NET
10 102 (24.76%) PHP
11 97 (23.54%) SQL Server
12 89 (21.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 86 (20.87%) Java
14 82 (19.90%) Web Development
15 71 (17.23%) jQuery
16 66 (16.02%) Scrum
17 61 (14.81%) Microsoft
18 60 (14.56%) Software Engineering
18 60 (14.56%) AngularJS
19 57 (13.83%) Finance
19 57 (13.83%) SDLC
20 52 (12.62%) MySQL
21 50 (12.14%) OO
21 50 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
22 48 (11.65%) TDD
23 46 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
24 43 (10.44%) Retail
25 41 (9.95%) Python
26 40 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
27 39 (9.47%) Git (software)

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 12 (2.91%) Tomcat
2 10 (2.43%) CMS
3 8 (1.94%) Apache
4 7 (1.70%) OpenEdge
5 5 (1.21%) nginx
6 4 (0.97%) SAS
6 4 (0.97%) WordPress
7 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.49%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.49%) JBoss
8 2 (0.49%) Jetty
8 2 (0.49%) Liferay
8 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) DNN
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.97%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.97%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) CiviCRM
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.46%) GitHub
3 6 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.97%) SaaS
5 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.49%) Google Play
6 1 (0.24%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.21%) Broadband
2 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (23.54%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.62%) MySQL
3 27 (6.55%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.07%) NoSQL
4 25 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 18 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.67%) QlikView
8 11 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.21%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.97%) Power BI
14 3 (0.73%) Big Data
14 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.50%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.61%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.40%) Cucumber
4 14 (3.40%) Selenium
5 13 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.91%) JIRA
7 10 (2.43%) Buildbot
7 10 (2.43%) Ranorex
8 9 (2.18%) gulp
8 9 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.94%) Grunt
10 7 (1.70%) Subversion
11 6 (1.46%) Appium
11 6 (1.46%) Gatling
11 6 (1.46%) JMeter
11 6 (1.46%) MorphX
11 6 (1.46%) NeoLoad
11 6 (1.46%) WATIR
11 6 (1.46%) WebLOAD
General
1 57 (13.83%) Finance
2 43 (10.44%) Retail
3 25 (6.07%) Advertising
4 23 (5.58%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.43%) Legal
6 9 (2.18%) Games
6 9 (2.18%) Marketing
7 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.49%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (41.02%) .NET
2 150 (36.41%) HTML
3 137 (33.25%) CSS
4 123 (29.85%) ASP.NET
5 89 (21.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (17.23%) jQuery
7 60 (14.56%) AngularJS
8 50 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 38 (9.22%) Node.js
10 36 (8.74%) Web Services
11 33 (8.01%) .NET Framework
11 33 (8.01%) RESTful
12 31 (7.52%) HTML5
13 28 (6.80%) Spring
14 26 (6.31%) Sass
15 24 (5.83%) Entity Framework
16 21 (5.10%) React
17 20 (4.85%) Laravel
18 17 (4.13%) CSS3
18 17 (4.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.58%) User Experience
4 11 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.73%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.49%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.24%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.24%) EPoS
12 1 (0.24%) Fintech
12 1 (0.24%) Music Streaming
12 1 (0.24%) Replication
12 1 (0.24%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.98%) Linux
2 5 (1.21%) Windows
3 4 (0.97%) Android
3 4 (0.97%) Unix
4 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) AIX
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (32.04%) MVC
3 82 (19.90%) Web Development
4 66 (16.02%) Scrum
5 60 (14.56%) Software Engineering
6 57 (13.83%) SDLC
7 50 (12.14%) OO
8 48 (11.65%) TDD
9 46 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 35 (8.50%) OOP
13 30 (7.28%) Mentoring
14 27 (6.55%) Front End Development
15 25 (6.07%) Test Automation
16 24 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (5.34%) Kanban
18 21 (5.10%) Open Source
19 19 (4.61%) BDD
20 16 (3.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 191 (46.36%) JavaScript
2 186 (45.15%) C#
3 134 (32.52%) SQL
4 102 (24.76%) PHP
5 86 (20.87%) Java
6 41 (9.95%) Python
7 22 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.10%) C
9 17 (4.13%) VB.NET
10 16 (3.88%) C++
11 11 (2.67%) Ruby
12 10 (2.43%) Java 8
12 10 (2.43%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.43%) Scala
13 8 (1.94%) X++
14 7 (1.70%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.46%) ABAP
16 5 (1.21%) SAPscript
17 4 (0.97%) XAML
18 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (6.07%) Degree
2 11 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.61%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.70%) Puppet
3 4 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.73%) Graphite
4 3 (0.73%) Rancher
4 3 (0.73%) Terraform
5 2 (0.49%) Ansible
5 2 (0.49%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 61 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.52%) Twitter
3 25 (6.07%) Google
3 25 (6.07%) Oracle
4 13 (3.16%) Capita
4 13 (3.16%) Tableau
5 9 (2.18%) Cognos
6 7 (1.70%) Avid
6 7 (1.70%) SAP
7 6 (1.46%) Adobe
8 5 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.73%) IFS
9 3 (0.73%) Lotus
9 3 (0.73%) Splunk
9 3 (0.73%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.49%) HP
10 2 (0.49%) OpenText
10 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.24%) Coverity
11 1 (0.24%) Infor