The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 50 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +13.33%
Software Support Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 328 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 97.09% 95.63% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 246 302 351
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the Luton region.

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in Luton

Software Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited Software Support Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) i-GRasp
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Lumesse
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Software Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited Software Support Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) i-GRasp
2 1 (20.00%) Lumesse
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago