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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.80% 6.67% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 8.18% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 33
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
534 391 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.18% 81.46% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 481 318 473
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 30 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Haverhill - 1 £21,500 -
Stowmarket - 1 £35,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 28 (66.67%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 22 (52.38%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) Web Services
5 18 (42.86%) C++
6 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
7 15 (35.71%) Java
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) MVC
7 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (33.33%) jQuery
9 13 (30.95%) SOAP
10 12 (28.57%) REST
11 11 (26.19%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
11 11 (26.19%) TDD
11 11 (26.19%) OO
12 10 (23.81%) HTTP
12 10 (23.81%) C
12 10 (23.81%) NUnit
12 10 (23.81%) ReSharper
12 10 (23.81%) LINQ
12 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (21.43%) Degree
13 9 (21.43%) PHP
13 9 (21.43%) MySQL
13 9 (21.43%) Change Management
13 9 (21.43%) Firmware
13 9 (21.43%) Risk Assessment

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Mathematica
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (23.81%) NUnit
2 10 (23.81%) ReSharper
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) PROIV
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Software Engineer
2 19 (45.24%) Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Software Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Graduate
5 5 (11.90%) Junior
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 22 (52.38%) .NET
3 20 (47.62%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) jQuery
5 13 (30.95%) SOAP
6 12 (28.57%) REST
7 10 (23.81%) LINQ
8 8 (19.05%) CSS
9 5 (11.90%) CSS3
9 5 (11.90%) HTML5
10 3 (7.14%) XML
11 2 (4.76%) OpenGL
11 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
11 2 (4.76%) QML
11 2 (4.76%) OpenCL
11 2 (4.76%) Qt
11 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.38%) ATL
12 1 (2.38%) Ajax
12 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.76%) Statistics
6 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.76%) CUDA
7 1 (2.38%) Kindle
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Android
1 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) MVC
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) TDD
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (21.43%) Change Management
4 9 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (9.52%) OOP
7 3 (7.14%) DSDM
7 3 (7.14%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
7 3 (7.14%) Release Management
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Stress Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.14%) V-Model
8 2 (4.76%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (4.76%) Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) C++
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) C
6 9 (21.43%) PHP
7 7 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
10 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
11 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
11 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
11 2 (4.76%) R
11 2 (4.76%) GLSL
12 1 (2.38%) Perl
12 1 (2.38%) Delphi
12 1 (2.38%) Ruby
12 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) HP
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