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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 28 15 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 56 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.58% 13.21% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 14.74% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 56 5
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £20,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
181 380 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 91.88% 89.62% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 146 336 183
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 20 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) C++
3 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) PHP
4 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Games
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) OO
6 10 (25.00%) HTML5
7 9 (22.50%) High Availability
7 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
7 9 (22.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
7 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
7 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (22.50%) Low Latency
7 9 (22.50%) Virtual Team
7 9 (22.50%) Multithreaded Programming
7 9 (22.50%) OOD
7 9 (22.50%) Unix
7 9 (22.50%) Banking
7 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (22.50%) Physics
7 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
8 8 (20.00%) jQuery
8 8 (20.00%) Java
8 8 (20.00%) MySQL
9 7 (17.50%) Python

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 (2.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
1 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) PROIV
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
1 10 (25.00%) Games
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) C++ Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior C++ Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Graduate
4 8 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) HTML5
3 9 (22.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) LAMP
6 6 (15.00%) CSS
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.50%) Java EE
8 4 (10.00%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.50%) Ajax
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.50%) Dojo
10 1 (2.50%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.50%) WCF
10 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
1 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (22.50%) Physics
1 9 (22.50%) Virtual Team
2 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 9 (22.50%) High Availability
3 9 (22.50%) Low Latency
3 9 (22.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
3 9 (22.50%) OOD
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.00%) B2B
6 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C++
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) Ruby
6 6 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Sencha