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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.77% 6.25% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 7.72% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £43,000
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
382 246 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 79.92% 80.92% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 338 187 213
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) C++
6 10 (40.00%) SOAP
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 9 (36.00%) REST
8 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) NUnit
9 7 (28.00%) HTTP
9 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (28.00%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (28.00%) ReSharper
9 7 (28.00%) LINQ
10 6 (24.00%) HTML5
10 6 (24.00%) CSS3
10 6 (24.00%) Change Management
10 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (24.00%) OO
11 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (16.00%) Firmware

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematica
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (28.00%) NUnit
2 7 (28.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) PROIV
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) Web Services
3 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 10 (40.00%) SOAP
5 9 (36.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) LINQ
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) OpenGL
9 3 (12.00%) Qt
9 3 (12.00%) QML
9 3 (12.00%) OpenCL
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.00%) ATL
10 1 (4.00%) Ajax
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) CUDA
3 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (12.00%) Statistics
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Kindle
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
5 3 (12.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) C
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (12.00%) R
6 3 (12.00%) GLSL
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Ipswich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago