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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 32 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.95% 2.56% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 3.02% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 17
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
332 398 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.77% 84.86% 82.71%
Number of salaries quoted 305 345 207
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 53 (66.25%) PHP
2 48 (60.00%) MySQL
3 43 (53.75%) JavaScript
4 40 (50.00%) C++
5 35 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (41.25%) C#
6 33 (41.25%) Java
7 32 (40.00%) C
7 32 (40.00%) Objective-C
7 32 (40.00%) Android
7 32 (40.00%) Apple iOS
8 31 (38.75%) HTML
9 27 (33.75%) .NET
10 26 (32.50%) Linux
10 26 (32.50%) LAMP
10 26 (32.50%) Mentoring
10 26 (32.50%) Computer Science
11 23 (28.75%) jQuery
12 20 (25.00%) CSS
13 16 (20.00%) QA
14 15 (18.75%) Degree
14 15 (18.75%) Node.js
14 15 (18.75%) Windows
14 15 (18.75%) Embedded C
14 15 (18.75%) Embedded C++
15 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
15 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (16.25%) Amazon S3
17 12 (15.00%) Puppet
17 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (18.75%) Node.js
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 35 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (16.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Firewall
1 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (60.00%) MySQL
2 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.50%) Apache Hive
3 6 (7.50%) Big Data
3 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) JMeter
1 1 (1.25%) NUnit
1 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
1 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 27 (33.75%) Developer
3 26 (32.50%) Graduate
3 26 (32.50%) Graduate Developer
4 16 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 15 (18.75%) Graduate Software Developer
6 12 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Applications Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Graduate Applications Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Graduate Applications Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Graduate Mobile Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (10.00%) Programmer
8 8 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.75%) HTML
2 27 (33.75%) .NET
3 26 (32.50%) LAMP
4 23 (28.75%) jQuery
5 20 (25.00%) CSS
6 12 (15.00%) Web Services
7 8 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (7.50%) Java EE
8 6 (7.50%) STL
9 4 (5.00%) CSS3
9 4 (5.00%) HTML5
10 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.25%) LINQ
10 1 (1.25%) REST
10 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.50%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Android
1 32 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 26 (32.50%) Linux
3 15 (18.75%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Mentoring
2 12 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 12 (15.00%) DevOps
3 11 (13.75%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (11.25%) High Availability
5 6 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (7.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (7.50%) Mobile Development
5 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
5 6 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.25%) Coaching
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (5.00%) BDD
7 4 (5.00%) Open Source
7 4 (5.00%) Release Management
7 4 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (1.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (66.25%) PHP
2 43 (53.75%) JavaScript
3 40 (50.00%) C++
4 33 (41.25%) C#
4 33 (41.25%) Java
5 32 (40.00%) C
5 32 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 15 (18.75%) Embedded C
6 15 (18.75%) Embedded C++
7 8 (10.00%) Python
7 8 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) CCNA
2 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.50%) CISSP
2 6 (7.50%) GIAC
2 6 (7.50%) Linux+ Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) SANS
2 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) SSCP
3 5 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Docker
2 11 (13.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Ansible
1 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
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