The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Programmer
Rank 65 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.37% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
Software Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 449 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.21% 95.13% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 427 341 443
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Suffolk region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Stowmarket - 2 £32,500 -
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Delphi
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Delphi
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle