The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 44 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.90% 6.74% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 6.87% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 17
Average salary £37,450 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,100 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
462 422 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.65% 98.14% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 399 376 499
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 14 £37,450 -16.77% 2
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 41 (78.85%) C#
2 36 (69.23%) HTML
2 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 34 (65.38%) .NET
4 29 (55.77%) Software Engineering
5 28 (53.85%) jQuery
6 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (48.08%) TDD
8 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 16 (30.77%) Java
9 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (28.85%) C++
10 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (28.85%) Web Services
11 11 (21.15%) PHP
12 10 (19.23%) MySQL
12 10 (19.23%) SOAP
12 10 (19.23%) C
12 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
12 10 (19.23%) REST
13 9 (17.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
13 9 (17.31%) Android
13 9 (17.31%) VB6
13 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
13 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (17.31%) Change Management
13 9 (17.31%) MVC
13 9 (17.31%) Migration

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (5.77%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (15.38%) NUnit
2 8 (15.38%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) JMeter
General
1 6 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) HTML
2 34 (65.38%) .NET
3 28 (53.85%) jQuery
4 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (28.85%) Web Services
6 10 (19.23%) SOAP
6 10 (19.23%) REST
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.38%) LINQ
9 4 (7.69%) HTML5
9 4 (7.69%) CSS
10 3 (5.77%) STL
10 3 (5.77%) LAMP
10 3 (5.77%) Java EE
10 3 (5.77%) CSS3
11 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.77%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Android
1 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Software Engineering
2 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) TDD
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
4 9 (17.31%) MVC
4 9 (17.31%) Migration
4 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.54%) OO
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.77%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.77%) SDLC
8 3 (5.77%) OOP
8 3 (5.77%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) C#
2 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.77%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) C++
5 11 (21.15%) PHP
6 10 (19.23%) C
7 9 (17.31%) VB
7 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
7 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
7 9 (17.31%) VB6
8 8 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) SSCP
3 3 (5.77%) Linux+ Certification
3 3 (5.77%) GIAC
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago