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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 23 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 46 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.16% 4.86% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 5.84% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 30
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
492 548 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.23% 83.28% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 459 497 333
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +27 43 £44,000 +17.33%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 50 (60.24%) JavaScript
2 48 (57.83%) PHP
3 43 (51.81%) MySQL
4 37 (44.58%) HTML
5 34 (40.96%) .NET
6 32 (38.55%) C#
7 31 (37.35%) C++
8 29 (34.94%) Java
8 29 (34.94%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (32.53%) CSS
10 24 (28.92%) C
10 24 (28.92%) LAMP
11 22 (26.51%) Objective-C
11 22 (26.51%) QA
11 22 (26.51%) Android
11 22 (26.51%) Apple iOS
12 21 (25.30%) Computer Science
12 21 (25.30%) jQuery
12 21 (25.30%) Degree
12 21 (25.30%) Linux
13 20 (24.10%) Node.js
14 19 (22.89%) DevOps
14 19 (22.89%) Windows
15 18 (21.69%) Embedded C
15 18 (21.69%) Embedded C++
16 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (20.48%) TDD
16 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
16 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (18.07%) HTML5

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.94%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (16.87%) Amazon S3
4 7 (8.43%) SaaS
5 3 (3.61%) Datadog
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) CTI
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (51.81%) MySQL
2 11 (13.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) NUnit
2 3 (3.61%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.61%) JIRA
2 3 (3.61%) JMeter
2 3 (3.61%) Log4Net
2 3 (3.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (63.86%) Software Engineer
2 31 (37.35%) Developer
3 24 (28.92%) Graduate
4 22 (26.51%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (15.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (8.43%) C++ Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) PHP Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Software Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Telecoms Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Telecoms Software Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Product Development Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.58%) HTML
2 34 (40.96%) .NET
3 27 (32.53%) CSS
4 24 (28.92%) LAMP
5 21 (25.30%) jQuery
6 20 (24.10%) Node.js
7 15 (18.07%) HTML5
8 9 (10.84%) Web Services
9 7 (8.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.82%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.82%) Aurelia
11 4 (4.82%) CSS3
11 4 (4.82%) JSON
11 4 (4.82%) PhoneGap
11 4 (4.82%) REST
12 3 (3.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile Games
3 3 (3.61%) Social Network
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) MPEG
5 1 (1.20%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Android
1 22 (26.51%) Apple iOS
2 21 (25.30%) Linux
3 19 (22.89%) Windows
4 7 (8.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) DevOps
2 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
2 17 (20.48%) TDD
3 13 (15.66%) Auto-Scaling
4 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.64%) High Availability
5 8 (9.64%) Scrum
6 4 (4.82%) BDD
6 4 (4.82%) Coaching
6 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.82%) Mobile Optimisation
6 4 (4.82%) MVC
6 4 (4.82%) OO
6 4 (4.82%) Open Source
6 4 (4.82%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (4.82%) Release Management
6 4 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (4.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.24%) JavaScript
2 48 (57.83%) PHP
3 32 (38.55%) C#
4 31 (37.35%) C++
5 29 (34.94%) Java
6 24 (28.92%) C
7 22 (26.51%) Objective-C
8 18 (21.69%) Embedded C
8 18 (21.69%) Embedded C++
9 12 (14.46%) SQL
10 7 (8.43%) Python
11 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) CCNA
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.20%) CISSP
2 1 (1.20%) GIAC
2 1 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.20%) SANS
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.51%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Ansible
1 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (15.66%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) HP Fortify
2 3 (3.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (3.61%) New Relic
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Verint
2 1 (1.20%) VMware