The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 30 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 34 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.31% 1.08% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 1.11% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 4
Average salary £26,000 £21,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -44.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,300 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Software Engineer
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
459 270 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 96.77% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 426 208 293
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,600 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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

1 34 (87.18%) HTML
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 27 (69.23%) .NET
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (66.67%) jQuery
5 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
6 22 (56.41%) TDD
7 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 15 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (33.33%) Web Services
10 12 (30.77%) C++
11 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (25.64%) SOAP
13 9 (23.08%) Java
13 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
13 9 (23.08%) VB
13 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
13 9 (23.08%) VB6
13 9 (23.08%) Migration
13 9 (23.08%) REST
14 8 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
14 8 (20.51%) MVC
14 8 (20.51%) Change Management
14 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (17.95%) NUnit
15 7 (17.95%) OO
15 7 (17.95%) HTTP
15 7 (17.95%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

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

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (17.95%) NUnit
2 7 (17.95%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) .NET
3 26 (66.67%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (33.33%) Web Services
6 10 (25.64%) SOAP
7 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 9 (23.08%) REST
8 7 (17.95%) CSS
8 7 (17.95%) LINQ
9 6 (15.38%) CSS3
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 3 (7.69%) OpenGL
10 3 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (7.69%) QML
10 3 (7.69%) OpenCL
10 3 (7.69%) Qt
11 1 (2.56%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.69%) CUDA
4 3 (7.69%) Statistics
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
1 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 22 (56.41%) TDD
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
5 8 (20.51%) Change Management
5 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (17.95%) OO
6 7 (17.95%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) UML
9 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.56%) XML Parsing
9 1 (2.56%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) C++
4 9 (23.08%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) VB
4 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 9 (23.08%) VB6
5 6 (15.38%) C
6 5 (12.82%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) Objective-C
8 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
8 3 (7.69%) SQL
8 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.69%) R
8 3 (7.69%) GLSL
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
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