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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 43 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.08% 3.92% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 4.04% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 14
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
485 421 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.59% 97.00% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 433 365 365
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +4 13 £37,250 -6.87% 2
Bury St Edmunds -15 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 17 (60.71%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 8 (28.57%) C++
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 6 (21.43%) Python
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) C
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
9 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (17.86%) PHP
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) Web Development
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) LAMP
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
1 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) HTML5
6 5 (17.86%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.29%) LAMP
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.71%) WCF
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
9 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 1 (3.57%) CSS3
10 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.57%) Java EE
10 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.57%) Node.js
10 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Arduino
4 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) WFM
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (21.43%) C
5 6 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) PHP
7 2 (7.14%) F#
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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