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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 32 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.56% 3.32% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 3.36% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 2
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +74.41%
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
342 476 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.44% 98.76% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 321 431 225
Median salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 26 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (53.70%) PHP
4 28 (51.85%) MySQL
5 25 (46.30%) Linux
6 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
7 21 (38.89%) LAMP
7 21 (38.89%) jQuery
7 21 (38.89%) Mentoring
8 17 (31.48%) C++
9 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (27.78%) Amazon S3
10 15 (27.78%) Puppet
10 15 (27.78%) Auto-Scaling
10 15 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (27.78%) Ansible
10 15 (27.78%) Docker
10 15 (27.78%) DevOps
11 10 (18.52%) Java
11 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
12 9 (16.67%) Objective-C
12 9 (16.67%) C
12 9 (16.67%) C#
12 9 (16.67%) Android
12 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
13 8 (14.81%) High Availability
13 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
13 8 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 8 (14.81%) Unix

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 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 36 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (27.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
1 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) MySQL
2 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JMeter
1 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) jQuery
1 21 (38.89%) LAMP
2 8 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (12.96%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 7 (12.96%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) Java EE
4 2 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Android
2 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 15 (27.78%) Auto-Scaling
3 15 (27.78%) DevOps
4 8 (14.81%) High Availability
5 7 (12.96%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (1.85%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) PHP
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (31.48%) C++
4 10 (18.52%) Java
5 9 (16.67%) C
5 9 (16.67%) C#
5 9 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 8 (14.81%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) CCNA
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.70%) CISSP
1 2 (3.70%) GIAC
1 2 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (3.70%) MCSE
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (3.70%) SANS
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Ansible
1 15 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (27.78%) Puppet
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago