The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 36 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.12% 4.12% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 4.17% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 18
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £31,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +28.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,625 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £47,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 264 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 97.88% 98.88% 99.63%
Number of salaries quoted 154 223 240
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Norwich

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich region that cited Software 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) C
5 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) C++
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) VHDL
8 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (25.00%) WPF
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) User Experience
10 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
10 3 (15.00%) JNI
10 3 (15.00%) OOP
10 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
10 3 (15.00%) Firmware
10 3 (15.00%) Electronics
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) SharePoint

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich region that cited Software 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) WPF
3 3 (15.00%) JNI
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) VHDL
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) OOD
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) C
4 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft