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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 55 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.39% 9.12% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.32% 11.09% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 43
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £37,500
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
337 451 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 75.90% 82.30% 71.99%
Number of salaries quoted 272 415 432
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 20 £35,000 - 1
Woodbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Southwold - 2 £27,500 -
Stowmarket - 2 - -
Newmarket - 1 £50,000 -
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 43 (50.59%) C#
2 36 (42.35%) Degree
3 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 34 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 33 (38.82%) HTML
6 32 (37.65%) .NET
7 29 (34.12%) C++
8 28 (32.94%) Java
9 27 (31.76%) SQL
10 25 (29.41%) Linux
11 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
12 23 (27.06%) Android
13 21 (24.71%) PHP
13 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (22.35%) MySQL
15 17 (20.00%) HTML5
16 16 (18.82%) MVC
16 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
16 16 (18.82%) LAMP
17 15 (17.65%) C
17 15 (17.65%) Asterisk PBX
18 13 (15.29%) Android SDK
18 13 (15.29%) CSS
18 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
19 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
19 12 (14.12%) WCF
20 11 (12.94%) FreeSWITCH
20 11 (12.94%) OpenSIPS
20 11 (12.94%) SMS
21 10 (11.76%) T-SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (7.06%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Node.js
2 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (12.94%) SMS
3 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) DVB
6 1 (1.18%) Multicast
6 1 (1.18%) VLAN
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) IPv4
6 1 (1.18%) IPv6
6 1 (1.18%) 802.11
6 1 (1.18%) DHCP
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) MySQL
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.71%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) LabVIEW
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.35%) Ant
4 2 (2.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Advertising
2 6 (7.06%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Electronics
3 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 33 (38.82%) Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Junior
3 9 (10.59%) Web Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Junior Software Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Graduate
5 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (4.71%) CRM Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Programmer
9 2 (2.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) .NET
3 17 (20.00%) HTML5
4 16 (18.82%) LAMP
5 13 (15.29%) Android SDK
5 13 (15.29%) CSS
6 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
6 12 (14.12%) WCF
7 11 (12.94%) FreeSWITCH
8 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.59%) jQuery
9 9 (10.59%) XML
10 8 (9.41%) Web Services
11 7 (8.24%) SOAP
12 6 (7.06%) Spring
12 6 (7.06%) WPF
13 4 (4.71%) J2EE
13 4 (4.71%) Struts
13 4 (4.71%) Servlets
13 4 (4.71%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Robotics
3 5 (5.88%) Open Source
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) MPEG
6 2 (2.35%) Xbox
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.35%) Physics
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Linux
2 23 (27.06%) Android
3 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.35%) Windows
5 1 (1.18%) OpenWrt
5 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) MVC
3 10 (11.76%) TDD
3 10 (11.76%) Android Development
4 8 (9.41%) CRM
4 8 (9.41%) Scrum
4 8 (9.41%) iOS Development
5 5 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.88%) OO
6 4 (4.71%) SOA
6 4 (4.71%) Migration
6 4 (4.71%) MVVM
6 4 (4.71%) Signal Processing
6 4 (4.71%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.53%) Network Management
7 3 (3.53%) System Testing
7 3 (3.53%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.53%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) C#
2 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.12%) C++
4 28 (32.94%) Java
5 27 (31.76%) SQL
6 21 (24.71%) PHP
7 15 (17.65%) C
8 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.24%) VB
10 6 (7.06%) Python
11 5 (5.88%) Lua
11 5 (5.88%) VB6
11 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
12 4 (4.71%) VBA
12 4 (4.71%) Ruby
13 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.18%) XAML
14 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 36 (42.35%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (3.53%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Progress
4 1 (1.18%) New Relic
4 1 (1.18%) Xilinx
Ipswich, Suffolk
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