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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 57 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.74% 2.35% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.31% 3.04% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 10 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,750 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
504 395 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 86.15% 77.30% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 428 315 298
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +25 54 £44,500 +27.14%
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 57 (59.38%) PHP
2 56 (58.33%) MySQL
3 54 (56.25%) C++
4 50 (52.08%) C#
5 49 (51.04%) Java
6 46 (47.92%) C
6 46 (47.92%) Objective-C
6 46 (47.92%) Android
6 46 (47.92%) Apple iOS
7 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
8 38 (39.58%) Mentoring
9 36 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
10 35 (36.46%) Linux
11 32 (33.33%) .NET
12 31 (32.29%) HTML
13 29 (30.21%) Computer Science
13 29 (30.21%) jQuery
14 28 (29.17%) LAMP
15 25 (26.04%) Telecoms
16 23 (23.96%) Web Services
17 20 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (20.83%) Mobile App
17 20 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
18 19 (19.79%) Hadoop
18 19 (19.79%) Firmware
19 18 (18.75%) Firewall
19 18 (18.75%) Linux+ Certification
19 18 (18.75%) GIAC
19 18 (18.75%) SSCP
19 18 (18.75%) CISSP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (18.75%) Apache Pig
2 9 (9.38%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.08%) Datadog
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) Firewall
1 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (58.33%) MySQL
2 19 (19.79%) Hadoop
3 18 (18.75%) Apache Hive
3 18 (18.75%) Big Data
4 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.08%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.04%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
1 2 (2.08%) Log4Net
1 2 (2.08%) NUnit
1 2 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) JMeter
2 1 (1.04%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (26.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.08%) Advertising
2 2 (2.08%) Games
2 2 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (85.42%) Software Engineer
2 32 (33.33%) Developer
3 29 (30.21%) Graduate
4 28 (29.17%) Graduate Developer
5 20 (20.83%) Graduate Software Developer
5 20 (20.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 20 (20.83%) Software Developer
6 19 (19.79%) Applications Developer
6 19 (19.79%) Applications Engineer
6 19 (19.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 19 (19.79%) Graduate Applications Developer
6 19 (19.79%) Graduate Applications Engineer
6 19 (19.79%) Graduate Mobile Developer
6 19 (19.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) C++ Programmer
9 7 (7.29%) Telecoms Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) .NET
2 31 (32.29%) HTML
3 29 (30.21%) jQuery
4 28 (29.17%) LAMP
5 23 (23.96%) Web Services
6 18 (18.75%) Java EE
6 18 (18.75%) STL
7 12 (12.50%) CSS
8 7 (7.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (4.17%) REST
10 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.13%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.13%) HTML5
10 3 (3.13%) JSON
10 3 (3.13%) OAuth
10 3 (3.13%) PhoneGap
11 2 (2.08%) SOAP
11 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.21%) Computer Science
2 20 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 18 (18.75%) Cybercrime
4 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.08%) Social Network
6 1 (1.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.92%) Android
1 46 (47.92%) Apple iOS
2 35 (36.46%) Linux
3 11 (11.46%) Windows
4 7 (7.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Mentoring
2 20 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
2 20 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
3 18 (18.75%) Mobile Development
3 18 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 18 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
4 13 (13.54%) Coaching
5 11 (11.46%) DevOps
6 8 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (8.33%) High Availability
7 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.17%) TDD
9 3 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (3.13%) Web Design
10 2 (2.08%) Analytics
10 2 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.08%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (59.38%) PHP
2 54 (56.25%) C++
3 50 (52.08%) C#
4 49 (51.04%) Java
5 46 (47.92%) C
5 46 (47.92%) Objective-C
6 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.54%) SQL
8 9 (9.38%) Embedded C
8 9 (9.38%) Embedded C++
9 7 (7.29%) Python
10 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) CCNA
1 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (18.75%) CISSP
1 18 (18.75%) GIAC
1 18 (18.75%) Linux+ Certification
1 18 (18.75%) MCSE
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (18.75%) SANS
1 18 (18.75%) SSCP
2 11 (11.46%) Degree
3 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) QA
System Software
1 19 (19.79%) Firmware
2 8 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Ansible
1 8 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) HP Fortify
2 2 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (2.08%) New Relic
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle
Suffolk
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago