The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.96% 11.03% 9.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.87% 13.77% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 62
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £70,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Engineering
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
316 443 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.66% 80.11% 72.93%
Number of salaries quoted 273 406 470
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Suffolk

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -8 16 £35,000 +4.47% 5
Woodbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Southwold - 2 £27,500 - 1
Stowmarket - 2 - -
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 35 (45.45%) C#
2 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
3 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
4 27 (35.06%) HTML
5 23 (29.87%) .NET
6 22 (28.57%) Java
7 21 (27.27%) SQL
8 20 (25.97%) Linux
9 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.08%) C++
10 17 (22.08%) PHP
10 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.78%) MVC
11 16 (20.78%) Telecoms
11 16 (20.78%) MySQL
12 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.48%) LAMP
12 15 (19.48%) Asterisk PBX
12 15 (19.48%) HTML5
13 14 (18.18%) Android
14 13 (16.88%) CSS
15 12 (15.58%) Web Services
15 12 (15.58%) TDD
16 11 (14.29%) SOAP
16 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
16 11 (14.29%) C
16 11 (14.29%) SMS
16 11 (14.29%) jQuery
16 11 (14.29%) FreeSWITCH

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.79%) Node.js
2 6 (7.79%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (14.29%) SMS
3 4 (5.19%) VoIP
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) DVB
6 1 (1.30%) Wireless
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) DHCP
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) IPv4
6 1 (1.30%) IPv6
6 1 (1.30%) 802.11
6 1 (1.30%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Big Data
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.19%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.90%) Subversion
2 3 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.90%) Selenium
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.90%) Sahi
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
3 2 (2.60%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (20.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Electronics
3 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.90%) Advertising
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (50.65%) Software Engineer
2 36 (46.75%) Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Graduate
4 11 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) CRM Developer
10 3 (3.90%) QA Leader
10 3 (3.90%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) HTML
2 23 (29.87%) .NET
3 15 (19.48%) LAMP
3 15 (19.48%) HTML5
4 13 (16.88%) CSS
5 12 (15.58%) Web Services
6 11 (14.29%) SOAP
6 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.29%) FreeSWITCH
6 11 (14.29%) jQuery
7 10 (12.99%) Spring
8 9 (11.69%) WCF
8 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.39%) JPA
9 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.39%) EJB
9 8 (10.39%) J2EE
9 8 (10.39%) Struts
9 8 (10.39%) XML
9 8 (10.39%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Robotics
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Open Source
4 4 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.60%) Physics
6 2 (2.60%) MPEG
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Xbox
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Firmware
7 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Android
3 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) UNIX
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.30%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.78%) MVC
3 12 (15.58%) TDD
4 8 (10.39%) CRM
5 7 (9.09%) UML
5 7 (9.09%) System Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Android Development
6 6 (7.79%) MVVM
6 6 (7.79%) SOA
7 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.49%) Scrum
7 5 (6.49%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.19%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.19%) Network Management
8 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Signal Processing
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) C#
2 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) Java
4 21 (27.27%) SQL
5 17 (22.08%) C++
5 17 (22.08%) PHP
6 11 (14.29%) C
7 6 (7.79%) Python
8 5 (6.49%) Lua
9 4 (5.19%) VBA
9 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.19%) VB
10 3 (3.90%) XAML
11 2 (2.60%) VB6
11 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 2 (2.60%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.60%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Nagios
1 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
1 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Progress
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.30%) New Relic
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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JM Digital
Posted: 10 days ago
Southwold
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago