The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 35 13 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 46 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.61% 14.11% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 14.51% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 46 8
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +34.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £42,500 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 317 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 198 289 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Suffolk

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) jQuery
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) OOP
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) LAMP
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) XAML
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) MPEG
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) FFmpeg
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) HTTP
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) BT
8 3 (15.00%) WPF
9 2 (10.00%) Drupal
9 2 (10.00%) JSON

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) NUnit
1 1 (5.00%) MSTest
1 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) jQuery
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) LAMP
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) FFmpeg
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) WF
7 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) MPEG
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) OOP
2 5 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
6 1 (5.00%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) BT
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 12 days ago