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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 49 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.53% 5.47% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 6.56% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 24
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
352 366 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.26% 83.37% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 275 300 366
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 6 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (53.85%) C++
2 31 (47.69%) C#
3 24 (36.92%) .NET
3 24 (36.92%) HTML
4 23 (35.38%) Linux
4 23 (35.38%) Degree
5 22 (33.85%) Java
6 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
6 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
6 21 (32.31%) Android
7 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
8 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.08%) HTML5
9 15 (23.08%) MySQL
9 15 (23.08%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) C
10 14 (21.54%) PHP
11 13 (20.00%) Android SDK
12 11 (16.92%) LAMP
13 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
14 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
14 9 (13.85%) Asterisk PBX
14 9 (13.85%) Android Development
15 8 (12.31%) iOS Development
15 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
15 8 (12.31%) MVC
15 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
15 8 (12.31%) CSS
16 7 (10.77%) SMS
16 7 (10.77%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (10.77%) SMS
3 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.62%) VoIP
5 2 (3.08%) DVB
6 1 (1.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Advertising
2 6 (9.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 20 (30.77%) Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Junior
4 8 (12.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Graduate
6 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Programmer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) HTML
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 15 (23.08%) HTML5
3 13 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 11 (16.92%) LAMP
5 8 (12.31%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) WCF
6 7 (10.77%) FreeSWITCH
6 7 (10.77%) CSS3
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (9.23%) WPF
7 6 (9.23%) jQuery
8 3 (4.62%) Qt
8 3 (4.62%) OpenGL
8 3 (4.62%) QML
8 3 (4.62%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.54%) Web Services
9 1 (1.54%) XML
9 1 (1.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.15%) Robotics
3 3 (4.62%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.62%) Open Source
3 3 (4.62%) CUDA
3 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.08%) MPEG
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Xbox
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 21 (32.31%) Android
3 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Android Development
3 8 (12.31%) iOS Development
3 8 (12.31%) MVC
4 7 (10.77%) Scrum
5 6 (9.23%) OO
6 5 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (6.15%) Signal Processing
8 3 (4.62%) Analytics
8 3 (4.62%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (3.08%) Network Management
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.08%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.08%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) CRM
9 2 (3.08%) UML
9 2 (3.08%) OOP
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) C++
2 31 (47.69%) C#
3 22 (33.85%) Java
4 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.08%) SQL
6 14 (21.54%) C
6 14 (21.54%) PHP
7 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.69%) VB
8 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.69%) Python
8 5 (7.69%) VB6
9 4 (6.15%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.62%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.62%) Ruby
10 3 (4.62%) R
10 3 (4.62%) GLSL
11 2 (3.08%) Lua
11 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) HND
3 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) OpenSIPS
2 3 (4.62%) Firmware
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 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.54%) New Relic
Suffolk
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 20 days ago