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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 36 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.32% 3.19% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 3.25% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 8
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,250
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
552 646 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.87% 98.18% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 515 601 387
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 £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +29 28 £44,000 +17.33%
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (52.83%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (49.06%) PHP
4 25 (47.17%) MySQL
5 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
6 21 (39.62%) Linux
7 20 (37.74%) LAMP
7 20 (37.74%) jQuery
8 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (30.19%) DevOps
9 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
9 13 (24.53%) Ansible
9 13 (24.53%) Docker
9 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (24.53%) Auto-Scaling
9 13 (24.53%) Amazon S3
9 13 (24.53%) Puppet
10 11 (20.75%) C++
10 11 (20.75%) HTML
11 10 (18.87%) TDD
11 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) C#
12 9 (16.98%) .NET
13 8 (15.09%) SQL
13 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
13 8 (15.09%) HTML5
13 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
14 7 (13.21%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 (1.89%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (24.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JMeter
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
General
1 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) jQuery
1 20 (37.74%) LAMP
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) .NET
4 8 (15.09%) HTML5
5 7 (13.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (7.55%) Web Services
7 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.77%) FFmpeg
8 2 (3.77%) Node.js
8 2 (3.77%) WPF
8 2 (3.77%) XML
9 1 (1.89%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.89%) Aurelia
9 1 (1.89%) CSS
9 1 (1.89%) Java EE
9 1 (1.89%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) MPEG
4 1 (1.89%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 4 (7.55%) Android
3 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.19%) DevOps
3 13 (24.53%) Auto-Scaling
3 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) High Availability
7 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
7 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.77%) Kanban
8 2 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.89%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) PHP
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) C++
4 9 (16.98%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) SQL
6 7 (13.21%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) C
7 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CISSP
2 1 (1.89%) GIAC
2 1 (1.89%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.89%) SANS
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Ansible
1 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (24.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle