The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 47 22 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.99% 8.91% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 9.22% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 43 14
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 477 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.07% 96.56% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 487 423 354
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Software Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -16 14 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Stowmarket - 1 £40,000 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 10 (29.41%) SOAP
6 10 (29.41%) XML
6 10 (29.41%) TDD
7 9 (26.47%) REST
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) C++
8 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 7 (20.59%) C
9 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
9 7 (20.59%) WCF
10 6 (17.65%) jQuery
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5
10 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
10 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.71%) MVC
11 5 (14.71%) JSON

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 10 (29.41%) SOAP
3 10 (29.41%) XML
4 9 (26.47%) REST
5 8 (23.53%) CSS
6 7 (20.59%) WCF
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (14.71%) JSON
9 4 (11.76%) Java EE
9 4 (11.76%) LAMP
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.88%) LINQ
11 2 (5.88%) Node.js
12 1 (2.94%) CSS3
12 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Arduino
3 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) BDD
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) MVVM
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Process Management
7 1 (2.94%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 8 (23.53%) C++
6 7 (20.59%) C
6 7 (20.59%) PHP
7 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
8 5 (14.71%) Python
8 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
10 2 (5.88%) F#
11 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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