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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.59% 11.11% 9.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.94% 14.35% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £70,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
309 425 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.10% 77.41% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 274 394 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Woodbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Lowestoft +5 2 £35,000 -
Southwold - 1 £22,500 - 2
Stowmarket - 1 - - 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (44.62%) C#
2 28 (43.08%) Degree
2 28 (43.08%) Computer Science
3 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
4 23 (35.38%) HTML
5 20 (30.77%) SQL
6 18 (27.69%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) .NET
8 16 (24.62%) PHP
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
9 15 (23.08%) Linux
10 14 (21.54%) CSS
10 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.54%) TDD
10 14 (21.54%) MVC
11 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 13 (20.00%) MySQL
11 13 (20.00%) HTML5
12 12 (18.46%) Asterisk PBX
12 12 (18.46%) Oracle
12 12 (18.46%) Web Services
12 12 (18.46%) LAMP
13 11 (16.92%) SOAP
13 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.92%) jQuery
14 10 (15.38%) CRM
14 10 (15.38%) Spring
15 9 (13.85%) SMS
15 9 (13.85%) FreeSWITCH

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.23%) Node.js
2 6 (9.23%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Magento
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (13.85%) SMS
3 3 (4.62%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) DHCP
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) IPv4
4 1 (1.54%) IPv6
4 1 (1.54%) 802.11
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.62%) Subversion
2 3 (4.62%) Selenium
2 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Sahi
2 3 (4.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
3 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.15%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 29 (44.62%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Graduate
4 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Programmer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior
9 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) CRM Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.62%) QA Leader
10 3 (4.62%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (4.62%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.62%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) HTML
2 17 (26.15%) .NET
3 14 (21.54%) CSS
4 13 (20.00%) HTML5
5 12 (18.46%) Web Services
5 12 (18.46%) LAMP
6 11 (16.92%) SOAP
6 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.92%) jQuery
7 10 (15.38%) Spring
8 9 (13.85%) FreeSWITCH
9 8 (12.31%) JPA
9 8 (12.31%) EJB
9 8 (12.31%) J2EE
9 8 (12.31%) Struts
9 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
9 8 (12.31%) Servlets
9 8 (12.31%) XML
10 7 (10.77%) JMS
10 7 (10.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Robotics
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.62%) Open Source
5 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.08%) Physics
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Xbox
6 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Android
2 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) UNIX
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.54%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) MVC
1 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (21.54%) TDD
2 10 (15.38%) CRM
3 7 (10.77%) UML
3 7 (10.77%) System Testing
3 7 (10.77%) MVVM
4 6 (9.23%) SOA
4 6 (9.23%) OO
5 5 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Scrum
6 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 4 (6.15%) Network Management
6 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance
6 4 (6.15%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.62%) Android Development
7 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 18 (27.69%) Java
5 16 (24.62%) PHP
6 8 (12.31%) C
6 8 (12.31%) C++
7 5 (7.69%) Lua
7 5 (7.69%) VBA
7 5 (7.69%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) XAML
9 2 (3.08%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Nagios
1 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.08%) Progress
4 1 (1.54%) New Relic
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
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