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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 11 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.59% 12.61% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.96% 14.53% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 8
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
209 289 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.56% 86.79% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 160 245 195
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 28 (48.28%) PHP
3 26 (44.83%) HTML
4 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (41.38%) MySQL
6 23 (39.66%) Degree
6 23 (39.66%) HTML5
7 21 (36.21%) jQuery
7 21 (36.21%) TDD
8 20 (34.48%) LAMP
8 20 (34.48%) C++
9 13 (22.41%) Java
10 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
10 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (18.97%) OO
10 11 (18.97%) Finance
11 10 (17.24%) Games
11 10 (17.24%) Linux
12 9 (15.52%) Unix
12 9 (15.52%) OOD
12 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
12 9 (15.52%) Banking
12 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
12 9 (15.52%) High Availability
12 9 (15.52%) Virtual Team
12 9 (15.52%) Multithreaded Programming
12 9 (15.52%) Low Latency
12 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
12 9 (15.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 9 (15.52%) Physics

Software Engineering
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 (1.72%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) MySQL
2 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.90%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.45%) JMeter
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.72%) PROIV
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Games
3 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Software Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) PHP Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Graduate
4 12 (20.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C++ Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) HTML
2 23 (39.66%) HTML5
3 21 (36.21%) jQuery
4 20 (34.48%) LAMP
5 9 (15.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (13.79%) .NET
7 7 (12.07%) CSS
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.90%) CSS3
9 4 (6.90%) FFmpeg
9 4 (6.90%) Java EE
10 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.45%) Node.js
11 2 (3.45%) Web Services
12 1 (1.72%) Ajax
12 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.72%) JSON
12 1 (1.72%) VXML
12 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Physics
2 9 (15.52%) Virtual Team
3 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.90%) MPEG
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.72%) IVR
6 1 (1.72%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) TDD
3 11 (18.97%) OO
4 9 (15.52%) High Availability
4 9 (15.52%) Low Latency
4 9 (15.52%) Multithreaded Programming
4 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
4 9 (15.52%) OOD
5 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.90%) B2B
5 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.45%) DevOps
6 2 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.45%) OOP
6 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 28 (48.28%) PHP
3 20 (34.48%) C++
4 13 (22.41%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) Python
5 6 (10.34%) Ruby
5 6 (10.34%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) C#
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Verint
3 1 (1.72%) VMware