The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.07% 0.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 704 639 927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.37% 97.26% 98.93%
Number of salaries quoted 583 550 800
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 14 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Barnsley - 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) SDLC
5 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (40.00%) Java
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (33.33%) WCF
8 5 (33.33%) WPF
8 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (26.67%) TDD
10 3 (20.00%) Tandem
10 3 (20.00%) LINC
10 3 (20.00%) Spring
10 3 (20.00%) xBase
10 3 (20.00%) Clipper

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 3 (20.00%) OpenROAD
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) CA Gen
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (20.00%) PROIV
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (33.33%) WCF
3 5 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) JPA
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Tandem
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) RAD
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Clipper
5 3 (20.00%) COBOL
5 3 (20.00%) DataFlex
5 3 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (20.00%) LINC
5 3 (20.00%) RPG
5 3 (20.00%) Tcl
5 3 (20.00%) Uniface
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) xBase
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
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