Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 107 97
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 19 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.53% 0.57% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.58% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 14
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £45,000 £46,225
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 1,209 1,370 1,420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 98.00% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,153 1,209
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +1.27%

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
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 24 May 2018. 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 +23 17 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Barnsley -4 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) MVC
3 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) CSS
5 11 (57.89%) Web Development
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
9 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) Google
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.79%) SDLC
10 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) git-flow
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (73.68%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) Handlebars
7 2 (10.53%) Laravel
7 2 (10.53%) Modernizr
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
8 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) MVC
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Web Development
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Business Development
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Rancher
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Google
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft