Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 390 380 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.23% 27.68% 28.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.31% 28.36% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 326 338 437
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,200
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 1074 1340 1580
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.60% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1110 1395
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,675 £22,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 0 298 £37,500 - 29
Doncaster 0 66 £40,000 +9.59% 5
Rotherham -2 7 £30,000 -23.08% 2
Barnsley +2 4 £32,000 +6.67% 6
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 178 (45.64%) JavaScript
2 149 (38.21%) SQL
3 147 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (36.41%) CSS
5 135 (34.62%) HTML
6 128 (32.82%) C#
7 119 (30.51%) Java
8 111 (28.46%) .NET
9 81 (20.77%) MVC
10 78 (20.00%) Finance
11 74 (18.97%) Linux
12 73 (18.72%) SQL Server
13 63 (16.15%) jQuery
14 61 (15.64%) Web Development
15 60 (15.38%) Scrum
15 60 (15.38%) ASP.NET
16 59 (15.13%) Software Engineering
16 59 (15.13%) AngularJS
17 57 (14.62%) TDD
18 56 (14.36%) Git (software)
19 53 (13.59%) Web Services
19 53 (13.59%) PHP
20 51 (13.08%) Microsoft
21 46 (11.79%) SDLC
22 45 (11.54%) Oracle
23 43 (11.03%) .NET Framework
24 42 (10.77%) Spring
24 42 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
25 40 (10.26%) Front End Development
26 39 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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 27 (6.92%) JBoss
2 21 (5.38%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.82%) OpenEdge
4 10 (2.56%) CMS
5 9 (2.31%) Apache
6 7 (1.79%) WordPress
7 5 (1.28%) OpenROAD
7 5 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.77%) DNN
9 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.51%) Kentico
10 2 (0.51%) Liferay
10 2 (0.51%) Moodle
10 2 (0.51%) nginx
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.26%) Blender
3 1 (0.26%) Maya
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) SAP ERP
2 8 (2.05%) SAP CRM
3 7 (1.79%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) CiviCRM
6 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.03%) Office 365
4 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.51%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Force.com
5 1 (0.26%) Quay.io
5 1 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.28%) Broadband
2 4 (1.03%) HTTP
3 3 (0.77%) Intranet
4 2 (0.51%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.00%) MySQL
3 30 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.33%) SAP BW
6 13 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.82%) Big Data
8 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.79%) Power BI
10 6 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.28%) Informix
12 4 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
4 17 (4.36%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.10%) Maven
6 14 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (3.33%) Ant
8 12 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.82%) Eclipse
10 10 (2.56%) JIRA
10 10 (2.56%) JUnit
11 9 (2.31%) Subversion
12 8 (2.05%) IntelliJ
12 8 (2.05%) LSMW
13 5 (1.28%) CA Gen
13 5 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
13 5 (1.28%) PROIV
14 4 (1.03%) Gradle
14 4 (1.03%) MorphX
General
1 78 (20.00%) Finance
2 25 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 18 (4.62%) Advertising
3 18 (4.62%) Banking
4 14 (3.59%) Retail
5 8 (2.05%) Music Industry
6 7 (1.79%) Marketing
7 6 (1.54%) Automotive
8 3 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (36.41%) CSS
2 135 (34.62%) HTML
3 111 (28.46%) .NET
4 63 (16.15%) jQuery
5 60 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 59 (15.13%) AngularJS
7 53 (13.59%) Web Services
8 43 (11.03%) .NET Framework
9 42 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (10.77%) Spring
10 38 (9.74%) XML
11 37 (9.49%) Node.js
12 34 (8.72%) Middleware
13 33 (8.46%) HTML5
13 33 (8.46%) SOAP
14 31 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (7.95%) REST
14 31 (7.95%) RESTful
15 25 (6.41%) Hibernate
16 24 (6.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.72%) User Experience
3 15 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.31%) iPad
6 8 (2.05%) Fintech
7 5 (1.28%) BBC
7 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.28%) Tandem
8 4 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.77%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.51%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.51%) NHS
10 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 74 (18.97%) Linux
2 27 (6.92%) Unix
3 23 (5.90%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.10%) Android
5 9 (2.31%) Solaris
5 9 (2.31%) Windows
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (20.77%) MVC
3 61 (15.64%) Web Development
4 60 (15.38%) Scrum
5 59 (15.13%) Software Engineering
6 57 (14.62%) TDD
7 46 (11.79%) SDLC
8 40 (10.26%) Front End Development
9 35 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (8.72%) OO
11 28 (7.18%) OOP
12 26 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 24 (6.15%) Test Automation
14 23 (5.90%) BDD
15 22 (5.64%) Unit Testing
15 22 (5.64%) Web Application Development
16 19 (4.87%) iOS Development
17 16 (4.10%) Analytics
18 15 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 178 (45.64%) JavaScript
2 149 (38.21%) SQL
3 128 (32.82%) C#
4 119 (30.51%) Java
5 53 (13.59%) PHP
6 37 (9.49%) Python
7 26 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 21 (5.38%) C++
8 21 (5.38%) Ruby
9 19 (4.87%) C
10 18 (4.62%) ABAP
11 16 (4.10%) SAPscript
12 15 (3.85%) COBOL
13 13 (3.33%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.82%) Scala
15 10 (2.56%) Go
16 6 (1.54%) Uniface
16 6 (1.54%) VB
16 6 (1.54%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (5.90%) Degree
2 10 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.82%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.56%) Puppet
2 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.51%) Graphite
3 2 (0.51%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.26%) Mesos
4 1 (0.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 51 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.54%) Oracle
3 19 (4.87%) SAP
4 12 (3.08%) Adobe
5 10 (2.56%) Micro Focus
6 9 (2.31%) Capita
6 9 (2.31%) Zend
7 5 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.03%) Avid
8 4 (1.03%) Progress
8 4 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.77%) Cognos
9 3 (0.77%) Tableau
9 3 (0.77%) Twitter
10 2 (0.51%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.51%) HP
10 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.51%) RedGate
10 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.51%) Splunk