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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 49 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.88% 9.25% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 9.41% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 24
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
448 404 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.33% 98.30% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 370 335 369
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -15 11 £37,500 -16.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) PHP
4 25 (56.82%) MySQL
5 22 (50.00%) HTML
5 22 (50.00%) TDD
6 21 (47.73%) jQuery
6 21 (47.73%) LAMP
7 20 (45.45%) HTML5
8 13 (29.55%) Degree
9 11 (25.00%) Java
10 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
11 6 (13.64%) C#
11 6 (13.64%) C++
11 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 5 (11.36%) Python
12 5 (11.36%) Ruby
12 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (11.36%) Big Data
13 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (9.09%) FFmpeg
13 4 (9.09%) MPEG
13 4 (9.09%) HTTP
14 3 (6.82%) XML
14 3 (6.82%) SQL
14 3 (6.82%) Oracle
14 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
14 3 (6.82%) Java EE
14 3 (6.82%) WPF

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JMeter
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) HTML
2 21 (47.73%) jQuery
2 21 (47.73%) LAMP
3 20 (45.45%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) .NET
5 4 (9.09%) FFmpeg
6 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.82%) Java EE
6 3 (6.82%) WPF
6 3 (6.82%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) CSS
7 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.09%) MPEG
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Kanban
6 2 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (4.55%) OO
6 2 (4.55%) OOP
6 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.27%) Asynchronous Programming
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) PHP
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) C++
5 5 (11.36%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Ruby
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Cloudera
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