The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 34 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.34% 5.26% 12.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 6.67% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 35
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 180 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.27% 78.95% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 256 158 220
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 22 (55.00%) .NET
5 20 (50.00%) Web Services
6 17 (42.50%) jQuery
7 16 (40.00%) MVC
7 16 (40.00%) Java
8 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (35.00%) C++
9 14 (35.00%) PHP
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (32.50%) SOAP
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) REST
11 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (25.00%) LINQ
12 10 (25.00%) NUnit
12 10 (25.00%) ReSharper
12 10 (25.00%) MySQL
12 10 (25.00%) C
12 10 (25.00%) HTTP
13 9 (22.50%) Change Management
13 9 (22.50%) Objective-C
13 9 (22.50%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
13 9 (22.50%) Android
13 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (25.00%) NUnit
2 10 (25.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) PROIV
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) JMeter
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Games
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (42.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Graduate
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.00%) IT Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) HTML
2 22 (55.00%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) Web Services
4 17 (42.50%) jQuery
5 13 (32.50%) SOAP
5 13 (32.50%) REST
6 10 (25.00%) LINQ
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) CSS3
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.50%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) LAMP
9 3 (7.50%) STL
9 3 (7.50%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) Java EE
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
11 1 (2.50%) OAuth
11 1 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Cybercrime
4 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.00%) Kindle
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Android
1 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (22.50%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (22.50%) Change Management
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
8 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Development
8 3 (7.50%) Release Management
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.50%) V-Model
8 3 (7.50%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) DSDM
8 3 (7.50%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (35.00%) C++
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 10 (25.00%) C
6 9 (22.50%) Objective-C
7 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.50%) SQL
9 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) CISSP
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) SSCP
2 3 (7.50%) Linux+ Certification
2 3 (7.50%) GIAC
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) HP
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago