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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.05% 6.09% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 7.46% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 15
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
238 228 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 81.23% 81.72% 69.87%
Number of salaries quoted 183 201 197
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) C++
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
8 6 (24.00%) Android Development
8 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
8 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) Android
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) C
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Advertising
8 6 (24.00%) Marketing
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) OO
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (12.00%) Qt

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DVB
1 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (24.00%) Advertising
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Programmer
3 2 (8.00%) Graduate
3 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) Qt
6 3 (12.00%) OpenGL
6 3 (12.00%) QML
6 3 (12.00%) OpenCL
7 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) CUDA
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Xbox
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Android Development
3 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) R
5 3 (12.00%) GLSL
5 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago