The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 27 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.33% 3.83% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.55% 4.03% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software Developer
Suffolk

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
339 273 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.41% 95.12% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 270 205 268
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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 2 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
3 30 (76.92%) HTML
4 28 (71.79%) CSS
5 20 (51.28%) HTML5
6 18 (46.15%) .NET
6 18 (46.15%) Java
6 18 (46.15%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) jQuery
7 13 (33.33%) CSS3
8 11 (28.21%) Online Games
8 11 (28.21%) Games
9 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 8 (20.51%) PHP
11 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
11 7 (17.95%) Social Media
12 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.82%) TDD
13 5 (12.82%) Subversion
13 5 (12.82%) Web Development
13 5 (12.82%) MySQL
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
13 5 (12.82%) Linux
14 4 (10.26%) Python
14 4 (10.26%) CRM
14 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
14 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
15 3 (7.69%) WCF
15 3 (7.69%) WPF
15 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) DVB
2 1 (2.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Games
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) HTML5
4 18 (46.15%) .NET
4 18 (46.15%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) XML
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
6 3 (7.69%) WPF
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.69%) LAMP
6 3 (7.69%) WinForms
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
7 2 (5.13%) FFmpeg
7 2 (5.13%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) LESS
8 1 (2.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Online Games
2 7 (17.95%) Social Media
2 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) MPEG
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) TDD
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (5.13%) OOP
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.56%) ERP
7 1 (2.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) WFM
7 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
3 18 (46.15%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) SQL
5 8 (20.51%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) Python
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Delphi
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) XAML
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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