The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 33 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 32 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.60% 2.63% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 2.73% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 16
Median salary £38,750 £28,200 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.41% -19.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £21,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
559 550 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.90% 96.32% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 519 497 371
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +23 30 £38,750 +37.41% 1
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 26 (57.78%) PHP
3 25 (55.56%) MySQL
4 22 (48.89%) LAMP
4 22 (48.89%) jQuery
5 20 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (37.78%) TDD
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 15 (33.33%) HTML5
9 13 (28.89%) Linux
10 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (24.44%) DevOps
12 9 (20.00%) Ansible
12 9 (20.00%) Docker
12 9 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
12 9 (20.00%) Puppet
12 9 (20.00%) Amazon S3
12 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
13 7 (15.56%) Java
14 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (11.11%) C#
15 5 (11.11%) .NET
16 4 (8.89%) C++
16 4 (8.89%) MPEG
16 4 (8.89%) HTTP
16 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
16 4 (8.89%) FFmpeg

Software Engineer 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 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JMeter
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) jQuery
1 22 (48.89%) LAMP
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
3 15 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (11.11%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) FFmpeg
6 3 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.44%) Node.js
7 2 (4.44%) WPF
7 2 (4.44%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
8 1 (2.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) MPEG
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) TDD
3 11 (24.44%) DevOps
4 9 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.67%) High Availability
7 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.44%) Kanban
8 2 (4.44%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (2.22%) OO
9 1 (2.22%) OOP
9 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
1 26 (57.78%) PHP
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) CISSP
2 1 (2.22%) GIAC
2 1 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.22%) SANS
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Ansible
1 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle
Ipswich - Adastral Park
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Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago