The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 19 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.54% 5.95% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 6.08% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 7
Median salary £34,500 £20,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.29% -41.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £34,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 411 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 97.86% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 163 365 201
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Ipswich region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) .NET
4 19 (65.52%) C#
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (48.28%) C++
7 13 (44.83%) Web Development
7 13 (44.83%) jQuery
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
10 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) XML
10 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
10 8 (27.59%) CSS3
10 8 (27.59%) SDLC
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) Android
12 6 (20.69%) Python
12 6 (20.69%) Java
12 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
12 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (17.24%) React
13 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (17.24%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (17.24%) NServiceBus
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
3 19 (65.52%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) CSS3
6 8 (27.59%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (17.24%) React
7 5 (17.24%) WPF
8 4 (13.79%) Java EE
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.90%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) SOAP
11 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Android
2 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Web Development
3 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) SDLC
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) MVVM
6 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.34%) B2B
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.45%) Open Source
8 1 (3.45%) Open Source Development
8 1 (3.45%) OWASP
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) Python
6 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
6 5 (17.24%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) F#
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle