Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 385 415 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.45% 30.18% 28.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.49% 30.99% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 327 371 408
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 1,055 1,339 1,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.38% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,112 1,238
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,650 £21,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 January 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 18 January 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 -1 280 £36,250 -3.33% 58
Doncaster 0 75 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Barnsley 0 13 £35,000 +16.67% 8
Rotherham -4 4 £30,000 -14.89% 4
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 198 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 160 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (40.52%) C#
4 151 (39.22%) CSS
5 149 (38.70%) HTML
6 145 (37.66%) SQL
7 134 (34.81%) .NET
8 100 (25.97%) MVC
9 89 (23.12%) Java
10 82 (21.30%) ASP.NET
11 79 (20.52%) SQL Server
12 75 (19.48%) Web Development
13 74 (19.22%) PHP
14 73 (18.96%) jQuery
15 69 (17.92%) Scrum
16 61 (15.84%) Finance
16 61 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 60 (15.58%) AngularJS
18 58 (15.06%) Linux
19 55 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 54 (14.03%) Microsoft
21 53 (13.77%) Git (software)
22 51 (13.25%) TDD
23 49 (12.73%) .NET Framework
23 49 (12.73%) Web Services
23 49 (12.73%) SDLC
24 44 (11.43%) OO
25 42 (10.91%) Front End Development
25 42 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
26 41 (10.65%) OOP

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 13 (3.38%) OpenEdge
2 11 (2.86%) CMS
2 11 (2.86%) JBoss
3 9 (2.34%) Apache
3 9 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.82%) WordPress
5 6 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.78%) DNN
8 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.52%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.52%) Jetty
8 2 (0.52%) Liferay
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.56%) SAP CRM
1 6 (1.56%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.78%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.26%) CiviCRM
4 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
5 1 (0.26%) Quay.io
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) Broadband
2 3 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (20.52%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.87%) MySQL
3 28 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.08%) Power BI
10 8 (2.08%) QlikView
11 7 (1.82%) SAP BW
12 5 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.04%) Big Data
13 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 53 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.64%) JIRA
5 13 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.86%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.60%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.60%) Grunt
8 10 (2.60%) Selenium
9 9 (2.34%) IntelliJ
9 9 (2.34%) JUnit
10 8 (2.08%) gulp
10 8 (2.08%) Maven
10 8 (2.08%) Subversion
11 7 (1.82%) Ant
12 6 (1.56%) Buildbot
12 6 (1.56%) LSMW
12 6 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (1.56%) Ranorex
General
1 61 (15.84%) Finance
2 23 (5.97%) Advertising
3 22 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 22 (5.71%) Retail
4 7 (1.82%) Banking
5 6 (1.56%) Legal
5 6 (1.56%) Marketing
6 5 (1.30%) Automotive
6 5 (1.30%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (39.22%) CSS
2 149 (38.70%) HTML
3 134 (34.81%) .NET
4 82 (21.30%) ASP.NET
5 73 (18.96%) jQuery
6 61 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (15.58%) AngularJS
8 49 (12.73%) .NET Framework
8 49 (12.73%) Web Services
9 42 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (10.13%) Node.js
11 36 (9.35%) Sass
12 30 (7.79%) RESTful
12 30 (7.79%) Spring
13 29 (7.53%) HTML5
14 26 (6.75%) Entity Framework
14 26 (6.75%) Laravel
14 26 (6.75%) React
15 23 (5.97%) XML
16 21 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.31%) User Experience
3 21 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.30%) BBC
6 5 (1.30%) Fintech
7 4 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.52%) iPad
9 2 (0.52%) Robotics
10 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.26%) EPoS
10 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.26%) Replication
10 1 (0.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.06%) Linux
2 16 (4.16%) Unix
3 14 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.60%) Android
5 8 (2.08%) Windows
6 5 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (25.97%) MVC
3 75 (19.48%) Web Development
4 69 (17.92%) Scrum
5 55 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 51 (13.25%) TDD
7 49 (12.73%) SDLC
8 44 (11.43%) OO
9 42 (10.91%) Front End Development
10 41 (10.65%) OOP
11 40 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.53%) Mentoring
13 28 (7.27%) Test Automation
14 26 (6.75%) Open Source
15 23 (5.97%) BDD
16 21 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (5.45%) Kanban
16 21 (5.45%) Unit Testing
17 18 (4.68%) Microservices
18 16 (4.16%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 198 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 156 (40.52%) C#
3 145 (37.66%) SQL
4 89 (23.12%) Java
5 74 (19.22%) PHP
6 41 (10.65%) Python
7 21 (5.45%) C
8 20 (5.19%) C++
9 18 (4.68%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.12%) ABAP
10 12 (3.12%) Ruby
11 11 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.60%) SAPscript
13 6 (1.56%) COBOL
13 6 (1.56%) Scala
13 6 (1.56%) X++
14 4 (1.04%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (4.42%) Degree
2 6 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.08%) Puppet
3 3 (0.78%) Graphite
3 3 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.78%) Rancher
4 2 (0.52%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.52%) Terraform
5 1 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 54 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.68%) Oracle
3 14 (3.64%) SAP
4 11 (2.86%) Capita
5 10 (2.60%) Atlassian
5 10 (2.60%) Google
6 8 (2.08%) Adobe
6 8 (2.08%) Twitter
6 8 (2.08%) Zend
7 7 (1.82%) Cognos
8 6 (1.56%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.04%) Avid
9 4 (1.04%) Progress
9 4 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.04%) Tableau
10 3 (0.78%) IFS
10 3 (0.78%) Splunk
10 3 (0.78%) WooCommerce
11 2 (0.52%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.52%) HP