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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 20 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.90% 3.89% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.01% 4.04% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 4
Median salary £38,750 £36,200 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% -17.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
333 421 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.81% 96.34% 99.14%
Number of salaries quoted 310 383 202
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 26 (60.47%) PHP
3 25 (58.14%) MySQL
4 22 (51.16%) jQuery
4 22 (51.16%) LAMP
5 20 (46.51%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (39.53%) TDD
7 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (37.21%) HTML
8 15 (34.88%) HTML5
9 14 (32.56%) Linux
10 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (25.58%) DevOps
12 9 (20.93%) Ansible
12 9 (20.93%) Docker
12 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
12 9 (20.93%) Puppet
12 9 (20.93%) Auto-Scaling
13 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
13 7 (16.28%) Java
14 5 (11.63%) C++
14 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
15 4 (9.30%) Unix
15 4 (9.30%) Python
15 4 (9.30%) MPEG
15 4 (9.30%) HTTP
15 4 (9.30%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JMeter
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) jQuery
1 22 (51.16%) LAMP
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (9.30%) FFmpeg
5 2 (4.65%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.65%) Node.js
6 1 (2.33%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) Java EE
6 1 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) MPEG
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (39.53%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) DevOps
5 9 (20.93%) Auto-Scaling
6 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) High Availability
7 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.65%) Kanban
9 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (2.33%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (2.33%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
1 26 (60.47%) PHP
2 7 (16.28%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) GIAC
2 1 (2.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.33%) SANS
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Ansible
1 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (20.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
Ipswich - Adastral Park
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago