Period
to 25 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 254 324 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.01% 27.98% 32.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.77% 28.67% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 247 286 317
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,087 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.34% +4.23% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,650 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 775 1,130 1,118
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.63% 97.58% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 649 845 983
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.91%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 0 167 £40,000 - 65
Doncaster 0 36 £37,500 +14.50% 20
Barnsley +4 18 £41,250 +3.13% 5
Rotherham +3 11 £40,000 +10.34% 7
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 158 (62.20%) JavaScript
2 110 (43.31%) HTML
3 107 (42.13%) CSS
4 100 (39.37%) C#
5 90 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (34.65%) .NET
7 76 (29.92%) SQL
8 63 (24.80%) PHP
9 62 (24.41%) MVC
10 53 (20.87%) AWS
11 52 (20.47%) Greenfield Project
12 51 (20.08%) SQL Server
13 50 (19.69%) .NET Core
14 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
15 42 (16.54%) Azure
15 42 (16.54%) Git (software)
16 40 (15.75%) Node.js
16 40 (15.75%) Java
17 39 (15.35%) TDD
18 38 (14.96%) MySQL
19 37 (14.57%) Web Development
20 36 (14.17%) Finance
21 35 (13.78%) jQuery
22 33 (12.99%) ASP.NET
22 33 (12.99%) Front End Development
23 32 (12.60%) Vue.js
24 31 (12.20%) React
25 30 (11.81%) User Experience
25 30 (11.81%) Docker
26 28 (11.02%) Unit Testing

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 9 (3.54%) CMS
2 8 (3.15%) Drupal
2 8 (3.15%) SAS
2 8 (3.15%) WordPress
3 7 (2.76%) Appian
4 6 (2.36%) Apache
5 4 (1.57%) Confluence
5 4 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.79%) nginx
7 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.39%) Kentico
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.39%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Magento
2 4 (1.57%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 53 (20.87%) AWS
2 42 (16.54%) Azure
3 20 (7.87%) GCP
4 13 (5.12%) Power Platform
5 10 (3.94%) GitHub
6 5 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.97%) SaaS
6 5 (1.97%) Serverless
7 4 (1.57%) Office 365
8 3 (1.18%) npm
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) PaaS
10 1 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.96%) MySQL
3 16 (6.30%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.91%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.12%) Power BI
6 12 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.76%) DB2
10 6 (2.36%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.57%) Big Data
13 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.79%) Redis
14 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.39%) Amazon Aurora
15 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.15%) JIRA
4 8 (3.15%) Subversion
5 7 (2.76%) Selenium
6 5 (1.97%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.57%) gulp
7 4 (1.57%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.57%) webpack
8 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.18%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.18%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.18%) Mocha
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.18%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.79%) Babel
9 2 (0.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 36 (14.17%) Finance
2 8 (3.15%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.36%) Law
4 5 (1.97%) Retail
5 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Games
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (43.31%) HTML
2 107 (42.13%) CSS
3 88 (34.65%) .NET
4 50 (19.69%) .NET Core
5 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
6 40 (15.75%) Node.js
7 35 (13.78%) jQuery
8 33 (12.99%) ASP.NET
9 32 (12.60%) Vue.js
10 31 (12.20%) React
11 26 (10.24%) REST
12 24 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (9.06%) .NET Framework
14 22 (8.66%) HTML5
15 21 (8.27%) Sass
16 20 (7.87%) Laravel
17 17 (6.69%) Web Services
18 15 (5.91%) JSON
19 14 (5.51%) XML
20 13 (5.12%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.47%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (11.81%) User Experience
3 14 (5.51%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.79%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.79%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.39%) Lidar
8 1 (0.39%) NHS
8 1 (0.39%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.12%) Linux
2 10 (3.94%) Windows
3 3 (1.18%) Android
3 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.41%) MVC
3 39 (15.35%) TDD
4 37 (14.57%) Web Development
5 33 (12.99%) Front End Development
6 28 (11.02%) Unit Testing
7 26 (10.24%) Microservices
8 20 (7.87%) Scrum
9 19 (7.48%) DevOps
10 18 (7.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (7.09%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.30%) BDD
11 16 (6.30%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.51%) OOP
13 13 (5.12%) Analytics
13 13 (5.12%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.12%) OO
13 13 (5.12%) Web Application Development
14 12 (4.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 158 (62.20%) JavaScript
2 100 (39.37%) C#
3 76 (29.92%) SQL
4 63 (24.80%) PHP
5 40 (15.75%) Java
6 24 (9.45%) Python
7 17 (6.69%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.54%) PHP 7
9 8 (3.15%) ES6
10 7 (2.76%) PHP 5
11 6 (2.36%) Go
12 5 (1.97%) COBOL
12 5 (1.97%) JCL
12 5 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.97%) Scala
13 4 (1.57%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.57%) XAML
14 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.18%) Ruby
14 3 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (8.66%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.79%) HND
4 1 (0.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (11.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.87%) Google
3 8 (3.15%) IBM
3 8 (3.15%) Oracle
4 6 (2.36%) Zend
5 4 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.57%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.57%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.18%) Adobe
7 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.39%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.39%) Informatica
8 1 (0.39%) Tableau