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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.13% 10.43% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 13.66% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 59
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,700 £70,000
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
409 322 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.50% 76.30% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 338 288 404
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 17 £41,750 +19.28% 4
Woodbridge +1 1 £35,000 -
Felixstowe - 1 - - 2
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (68.09%) C#
2 25 (53.19%) HTML
3 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 23 (48.94%) .NET
4 21 (44.68%) Java
4 21 (44.68%) Web Services
5 18 (38.30%) jQuery
6 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.17%) MVC
7 16 (34.04%) C++
8 14 (29.79%) PHP
8 14 (29.79%) SOAP
8 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) REST
9 13 (27.66%) TDD
10 12 (25.53%) Objective-C
10 12 (25.53%) C
10 12 (25.53%) Apple iOS
10 12 (25.53%) Android
11 11 (23.40%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (23.40%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (23.40%) MySQL
12 10 (21.28%) HTTP
12 10 (21.28%) NUnit
12 10 (21.28%) LINQ
12 10 (21.28%) ReSharper
12 10 (21.28%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
13 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (19.15%) Change Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (10.64%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) Drupal
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (21.28%) NUnit
2 10 (21.28%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.26%) PROIV
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.77%) Electronics
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Software Engineer
2 21 (44.68%) Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Software Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Graduate
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (4.26%) IT Development Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) HTML
2 23 (48.94%) .NET
3 21 (44.68%) Web Services
4 18 (38.30%) jQuery
5 14 (29.79%) REST
5 14 (29.79%) SOAP
6 10 (21.28%) LINQ
7 7 (14.89%) CSS
8 6 (12.77%) Java EE
9 5 (10.64%) XML
9 5 (10.64%) STL
10 4 (8.51%) HTML5
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.38%) CSS3
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.38%) LAMP
11 3 (6.38%) Ajax
12 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
12 2 (4.26%) Spring
12 2 (4.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
4 5 (10.64%) Cybercrime
5 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (4.26%) Kindle
8 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Android
1 12 (25.53%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (36.17%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 10 (21.28%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (19.15%) OO
4 9 (19.15%) Change Management
5 7 (14.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (10.64%) Cyber Security
6 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.64%) Coaching
6 5 (10.64%) Mobile Development
6 5 (10.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (10.64%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.64%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.38%) V-Model
7 3 (6.38%) OOP
7 3 (6.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) C#
2 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 21 (44.68%) Java
4 16 (34.04%) C++
5 14 (29.79%) PHP
6 12 (25.53%) C
6 12 (25.53%) Objective-C
7 7 (14.89%) SQL
8 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.13%) Delphi
11 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) SSCP
2 5 (10.64%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (10.64%) GIAC
2 5 (10.64%) MCSE
2 5 (10.64%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) HP
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