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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 34 12 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 41 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.24% 12.31% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 12.50% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 3
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +109.30%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
236 328 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 98.50% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 187 281 223
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 9 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) PHP
3 24 (60.00%) MySQL
4 21 (52.50%) HTML
4 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 20 (50.00%) jQuery
5 20 (50.00%) LAMP
6 19 (47.50%) HTML5
7 12 (30.00%) Java
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (15.00%) Ruby
10 6 (15.00%) Python
10 6 (15.00%) C++
11 5 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (12.50%) Big Data
12 4 (10.00%) FFmpeg
12 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (10.00%) Java EE
12 4 (10.00%) SQL
12 4 (10.00%) MPEG
12 4 (10.00%) HTTP
13 3 (7.50%) Oracle
13 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
13 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (5.00%) Selenium
14 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JMeter
1 2 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 20 (50.00%) jQuery
2 20 (50.00%) LAMP
3 19 (47.50%) HTML5
4 4 (10.00%) FFmpeg
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
5 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) .NET
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.00%) MPEG
3 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) TDD
4 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Kanban
5 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.00%) OO
5 2 (5.00%) OOP
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) PHP
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Cloudera