The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 26 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.64% 8.73% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 8.99% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 40 5
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
165 445 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 97.16% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 148 390 260
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) LAMP
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) C++
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) CRM
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (11.11%) Web Services

Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) CloverETL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) jQuery
2 7 (38.89%) LAMP
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudera