Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 291 388 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.60% 35.76% 30.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.32% 36.71% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 254 331 370
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,065 1,057 1,343
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.42% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 781 919 1,115
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 0 195 £40,000 +10.34% 110
Doncaster 0 71 £35,000 -6.67% 45
Barnsley -5 11 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Rotherham +1 7 £35,000 +16.67% 9
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 150 (51.55%) JavaScript
2 145 (49.83%) HTML
3 137 (47.08%) CSS
3 137 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (31.62%) .NET
5 90 (30.93%) C#
6 77 (26.46%) SQL
7 73 (25.09%) Java
8 67 (23.02%) MVC
9 65 (22.34%) AngularJS
10 63 (21.65%) ASP.NET
11 60 (20.62%) jQuery
12 59 (20.27%) PHP
13 57 (19.59%) MySQL
14 50 (17.18%) Web Development
15 47 (16.15%) Spring
15 47 (16.15%) SQL Server
16 46 (15.81%) TDD
17 45 (15.46%) Scrum
18 42 (14.43%) Microservices
19 40 (13.75%) Software Engineering
20 39 (13.40%) Node.js
21 37 (12.71%) Finance
22 36 (12.37%) Git (software)
23 35 (12.03%) Front End Development
23 35 (12.03%) Microsoft
24 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
25 32 (11.00%) OO
26 31 (10.65%) T-SQL
26 31 (10.65%) HTML5

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 28 (9.62%) Apache
2 20 (6.87%) JBoss
3 18 (6.19%) CMS
4 14 (4.81%) IIS
5 9 (3.09%) nginx
6 7 (2.41%) Drupal
6 7 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.06%) WordPress
8 4 (1.37%) CICS
8 4 (1.37%) OpenEdge
8 4 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.69%) Confluence
10 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.69%) Kentico
10 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.15%) SaaS
4 8 (2.75%) npm
5 4 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.69%) Office 365
7 1 (0.34%) Google Play
7 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Network Security
2 2 (0.69%) HTTP
2 2 (0.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.59%) MySQL
2 47 (16.15%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.44%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.06%) Power BI
11 5 (1.72%) Redis
12 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.37%) DB2
12 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.84%) gulp
3 14 (4.81%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.81%) webpack
4 11 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.09%) Maven
6 8 (2.75%) Subversion
7 7 (2.41%) Gradle
7 7 (2.41%) Grunt
8 5 (1.72%) git-flow
8 5 (1.72%) IntelliJ
8 5 (1.72%) JUnit
9 4 (1.37%) Babel
9 4 (1.37%) JIRA
9 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.03%) Ant
10 3 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.03%) Mockito
10 3 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 37 (12.71%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Banking
3 13 (4.47%) Retail
4 9 (3.09%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.09%) Marketing
5 8 (2.75%) Games
6 5 (1.72%) Advertising
7 3 (1.03%) Automotive
7 3 (1.03%) Legal
7 3 (1.03%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (49.83%) HTML
2 137 (47.08%) CSS
3 92 (31.62%) .NET
4 65 (22.34%) AngularJS
5 63 (21.65%) ASP.NET
6 60 (20.62%) jQuery
7 47 (16.15%) Spring
8 39 (13.40%) Node.js
9 31 (10.65%) HTML5
10 27 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (8.59%) CSS3
11 25 (8.59%) Hibernate
11 25 (8.59%) React
11 25 (8.59%) RESTful
12 24 (8.25%) Sass
13 21 (7.22%) XML
14 20 (6.87%) Web Services
15 19 (6.53%) REST
15 19 (6.53%) SOAP
15 19 (6.53%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.93%) User Experience
3 22 (7.56%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.44%) Fintech
7 5 (1.72%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.37%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.37%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.69%) NHS
11 1 (0.34%) BBC
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) iPhone
11 1 (0.34%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.34%) Life Science
11 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.22%) Windows
2 18 (6.19%) Linux
3 15 (5.15%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.44%) Android
5 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (23.02%) MVC
3 50 (17.18%) Web Development
4 46 (15.81%) TDD
5 45 (15.46%) Scrum
6 42 (14.43%) Microservices
7 40 (13.75%) Software Engineering
8 35 (12.03%) Front End Development
9 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
10 32 (11.00%) OO
11 26 (8.93%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.90%) SDLC
13 22 (7.56%) Analytics
14 21 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (7.22%) Coaching
15 19 (6.53%) DevOps
16 14 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (4.81%) Web Application Development
17 13 (4.47%) API Design
17 13 (4.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 150 (51.55%) JavaScript
2 90 (30.93%) C#
3 77 (26.46%) SQL
4 73 (25.09%) Java
5 59 (20.27%) PHP
6 31 (10.65%) T-SQL
7 22 (7.56%) C++
8 15 (5.15%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.81%) C
10 13 (4.47%) Korn
10 13 (4.47%) Python
11 12 (4.12%) Ruby
12 10 (3.44%) Java 8
13 9 (3.09%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.75%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.72%) Scala
16 4 (1.37%) Apex Code
16 4 (1.37%) COBOL
16 4 (1.37%) JCL
17 3 (1.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.34%) CISA
3 1 (0.34%) CISM
3 1 (0.34%) CISSP
3 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.03%) QA
1 3 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.50%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.37%) Rancher
2 4 (1.37%) Terraform
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) QRadar
3 1 (0.34%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 35 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.97%) Oracle
3 11 (3.78%) Google
4 10 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.75%) Adobe
6 5 (1.72%) IBM
6 5 (1.72%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.37%) Cognos
8 2 (0.69%) Zend
9 1 (0.34%) HP
9 1 (0.34%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.34%) McAfee
9 1 (0.34%) OpenText
9 1 (0.34%) Progress
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
9 1 (0.34%) Splunk
9 1 (0.34%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.34%) Xamarin