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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 35 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.30% 2.08% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 2.47% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 24
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
496 527 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.63% 84.19% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 451 459 393
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +23 26 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £30,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 54 (62.07%) PHP
2 49 (56.32%) MySQL
3 48 (55.17%) JavaScript
4 41 (47.13%) C++
5 38 (43.68%) C#
6 36 (41.38%) HTML
7 35 (40.23%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (39.08%) Java
8 34 (39.08%) .NET
9 33 (37.93%) C
9 33 (37.93%) Objective-C
9 33 (37.93%) Android
9 33 (37.93%) Apple iOS
10 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
11 26 (29.89%) Linux
11 26 (29.89%) LAMP
11 26 (29.89%) Mentoring
12 25 (28.74%) CSS
13 23 (26.44%) jQuery
14 17 (19.54%) QA
14 17 (19.54%) Degree
15 16 (18.39%) Web Services
15 16 (18.39%) Windows
15 16 (18.39%) Embedded C
15 16 (18.39%) Embedded C++
15 16 (18.39%) Node.js
15 16 (18.39%) DevOps
16 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
17 13 (14.94%) Amazon S3

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 16 (18.39%) Node.js
2 6 (6.90%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.23%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (14.94%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.75%) SaaS
5 3 (3.45%) Datadog
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Firewall
1 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (56.32%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.90%) Apache Hive
3 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 6 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.45%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) NUnit
2 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.15%) JMeter
3 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.45%) Advertising
2 3 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (1.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (71.26%) Software Engineer
2 32 (36.78%) Developer
3 28 (32.18%) Graduate
3 28 (32.18%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Software Developer
5 16 (18.39%) Graduate Software Developer
6 12 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Applications Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Graduate Applications Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Graduate Applications Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Graduate Mobile Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Software Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.38%) HTML
2 34 (39.08%) .NET
3 26 (29.89%) LAMP
4 25 (28.74%) CSS
5 23 (26.44%) jQuery
6 16 (18.39%) Web Services
7 8 (9.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (9.20%) HTML5
8 6 (6.90%) Java EE
8 6 (6.90%) STL
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.60%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.60%) Aurelia
9 4 (4.60%) CSS3
9 4 (4.60%) PhoneGap
9 4 (4.60%) REST
10 3 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.90%) Cybercrime
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.45%) Social Network
6 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.93%) Android
1 33 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 26 (29.89%) Linux
3 16 (18.39%) Windows
4 8 (9.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Mentoring
2 16 (18.39%) DevOps
3 12 (13.79%) Auto-Scaling
4 11 (12.64%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.34%) High Availability
5 9 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (9.20%) TDD
7 6 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.90%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (6.90%) Mobile Development
7 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
7 6 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (6.90%) Scrum
8 5 (5.75%) Coaching
9 4 (4.60%) BDD
9 4 (4.60%) MVC
9 4 (4.60%) Open Source
9 4 (4.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.07%) PHP
2 48 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 41 (47.13%) C++
4 38 (43.68%) C#
5 34 (39.08%) Java
6 33 (37.93%) C
6 33 (37.93%) Objective-C
7 16 (18.39%) Embedded C
7 16 (18.39%) Embedded C++
8 12 (13.79%) SQL
9 8 (9.20%) Python
10 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) CCNA
2 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.90%) CISSP
2 6 (6.90%) GIAC
2 6 (6.90%) Linux+ Certification
2 6 (6.90%) MCSE
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.90%) SANS
2 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.90%) SSCP
3 5 (5.75%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.54%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Docker
2 11 (12.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) Ansible
1 12 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) HP Fortify
2 3 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (3.45%) New Relic
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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