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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 55 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.87% 2.81% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.48% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 26
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,000 £36,750
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
456 460 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 77.42% 80.70% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 370 338 416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 April 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 April 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 -5 7 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (63.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 12 (40.00%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Android
8 7 (23.33%) C
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
10 5 (16.67%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) Mobile Development
11 4 (13.33%) Games
11 4 (13.33%) jQuery
11 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
11 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
11 4 (13.33%) Android Development
11 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
12 3 (10.00%) PHP
12 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
12 3 (10.00%) UML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Mathematica
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Junior
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) AWS Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
4 6 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
6 3 (10.00%) Qt
6 3 (10.00%) QML
6 3 (10.00%) OpenCL
6 3 (10.00%) OpenGL
7 2 (6.67%) WCF
7 2 (6.67%) WPF
7 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.33%) ATL
8 1 (3.33%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.00%) CUDA
2 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.00%) Statistics
2 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 4 (13.33%) Android Development
4 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) C
5 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) R
6 3 (10.00%) GLSL
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.67%) VB6
7 2 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago