Period
to 22 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 21 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.05% 1.34% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.39% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 13
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,050 £35,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £44,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 986 1,227 1,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.92% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1,006 1,077
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,750 £26,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 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 +11 18 £42,000 -1.18% 2
Barnsley +8 3 £50,000 +12.36% 1
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (47.62%) TeamCity
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 9 (42.86%) jQuery
4 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 9 (42.86%) .NET Core
5 8 (38.10%) Xamarin
5 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
5 8 (38.10%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
5 8 (38.10%) AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Android
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (28.57%) Terraform
7 6 (28.57%) Angular 2
7 6 (28.57%) Rancher
7 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (28.57%) Docker
7 6 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes

Senior 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) AWS
2 6 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (28.57%) Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (9.52%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) TeamCity
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Core
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (28.57%) Angular 2
6 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (9.52%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) React
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Android
1 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Scrum
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Microservices
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 6 (28.57%) Rancher
1 6 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Xamarin
2 6 (28.57%) Google
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle