The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 50 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.64% 1.94% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.01% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
433 598 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.41% 96.92% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 365 563 550
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 4 £43,750 +9.37%
Woodbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -11 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) PHP
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (28.57%) LAMP
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (19.05%) FreeSWITCH
7 4 (19.05%) OpenSIPS
7 4 (19.05%) C
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) SMS
8 3 (14.29%) C++
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) Lua
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) TDD
9 2 (9.52%) JSON
9 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (19.05%) SMS
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) IPv4
4 1 (4.76%) IPv6
4 1 (4.76%) 802.11
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) LAMP
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) JPA
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) Spring
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Robotics
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) OpenWrt
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) WFM
5 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Lua
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 2 (9.52%) XAML
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum up to £48k + 10% bonus and other Co bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago