The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 91 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.69%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1024 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.55% 95.08% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 950 935 753
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Support Engineer
East of England

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Support Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Software Support Engineer
East of England

Software Support Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Software Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 7 (63.64%) ColdFusion
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) EJB
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) JSP
4 2 (18.18%) Servlets
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) XSL

Software Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Software Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) ColdFusion
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) EJB
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XHTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss