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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 33 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.50% 4.26% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 5.46% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 25
Average salary £34,950 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,750 £60,000
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
340 183 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 81.34% 77.87% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 293 162 225
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (76.47%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 20 (58.82%) Web Services
5 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
6 15 (44.12%) MVC
7 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) SOAP
8 13 (38.24%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) REST
9 12 (35.29%) Java
9 12 (35.29%) C++
9 12 (35.29%) TDD
10 11 (32.35%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (29.41%) LINQ
11 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
11 10 (29.41%) ReSharper
11 10 (29.41%) NUnit
11 10 (29.41%) PHP
11 10 (29.41%) HTTP
12 9 (26.47%) MySQL
12 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (26.47%) Change Management
13 8 (23.53%) OO
13 8 (23.53%) Degree
14 7 (20.59%) C
14 7 (20.59%) Finance

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (29.41%) ReSharper
2 10 (29.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) PROIV
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Games
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Graduate
4 3 (8.82%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) Web Services
4 13 (38.24%) SOAP
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) REST
6 10 (29.41%) LINQ
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 4 (11.76%) HTML5
9 3 (8.82%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) CSS3
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.94%) ATL
11 1 (2.94%) LAMP
11 1 (2.94%) Ajax
11 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
1 6 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (26.47%) Change Management
6 8 (23.53%) OO
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (11.76%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) DSDM
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) V-Model
9 3 (8.82%) Release Management
10 2 (5.88%) SDLC
11 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.94%) Scrum
11 1 (2.94%) Web Development
11 1 (2.94%) XML Parsing
11 1 (2.94%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) C++
4 10 (29.41%) PHP
5 7 (20.59%) C
6 6 (17.65%) Objective-C
7 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) HP
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sectra
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago