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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 51 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.04% 3.84% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 4.79% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,200 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
404 376 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.81% 80.17% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 323 287 396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
(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 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 34 (64.15%) C++
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 21 (39.62%) Java
4 21 (39.62%) Degree
5 20 (37.74%) Android
6 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
6 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.96%) HTML
8 17 (32.08%) Linux
9 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.42%) SQL
11 13 (24.53%) C
11 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
12 12 (22.64%) Android SDK
13 11 (20.75%) MySQL
14 9 (16.98%) HTML5
14 9 (16.98%) PHP
14 9 (16.98%) Android Development
15 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
15 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
15 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
16 7 (13.21%) MVC
17 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
17 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
17 6 (11.32%) Advertising
17 6 (11.32%) LAMP
17 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
17 6 (11.32%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (5.66%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (5.66%) SMS
4 2 (3.77%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) DVB
5 1 (1.89%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) MySQL
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
1 6 (11.32%) Advertising
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Software Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Junior
4 9 (16.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Administrator
9 1 (1.89%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) HTML
3 12 (22.64%) Android SDK
4 9 (16.98%) HTML5
5 6 (11.32%) LAMP
5 6 (11.32%) WPF
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.32%) CSS
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.43%) jQuery
6 5 (9.43%) WCF
6 5 (9.43%) CSS3
7 3 (5.66%) QML
7 3 (5.66%) OpenCL
7 3 (5.66%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (5.66%) Qt
7 3 (5.66%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.77%) Web Services
8 2 (3.77%) XML
9 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.66%) CUDA
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.66%) Statistics
3 2 (3.77%) MPEG
3 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Robotics
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Xbox
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Android
2 17 (32.08%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Android Development
3 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Signal Processing
8 3 (5.66%) Analytics
8 3 (5.66%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Use Case
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) OOP
9 2 (3.77%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (1.89%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.89%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) C++
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 21 (39.62%) Java
4 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.42%) SQL
6 13 (24.53%) C
7 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
8 9 (16.98%) PHP
9 5 (9.43%) Embedded C
9 5 (9.43%) VB
9 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
9 5 (9.43%) VB6
10 3 (5.66%) Ruby
10 3 (5.66%) R
10 3 (5.66%) GLSL
10 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
10 3 (5.66%) Python
11 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Firmware
2 3 (5.66%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.89%) Xilinx
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