Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 44 13
Rank change year-on-year +10 -31 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 32 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 5.90% 4.41% 16.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 4.51% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 148
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £45,750
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +23.97% -6.92% -18.75%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 367 710 876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 98.39% 97.93% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 346 654 776
Ipswich median annual salary £40,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.08% -5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £39,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.57% -6.67% -6.25%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Ipswich

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Ipswich

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Ipswich over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Ipswich

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
4 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (72.73%) jQuery
6 15 (68.18%) HTML5
7 14 (63.64%) CSS3
7 14 (63.64%) SQL
7 14 (63.64%) Scrum
8 13 (59.09%) OO
8 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
8 13 (59.09%) JSON
8 13 (59.09%) Ajax
8 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
9 11 (50.00%) SOLID
9 11 (50.00%) Sass
9 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (50.00%) Degree
9 11 (50.00%) WCF
9 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (45.45%) Web Services
10 10 (45.45%) JIRA
10 10 (45.45%) Subversion
10 10 (45.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 10 (45.45%) LESS
10 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
1 10 (45.45%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) gulp
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) jQuery
5 15 (68.18%) HTML5
6 14 (63.64%) CSS3
7 13 (59.09%) Ajax
7 13 (59.09%) JSON
8 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (50.00%) Sass
8 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (50.00%) WCF
9 10 (45.45%) LESS
9 10 (45.45%) Web Services
10 9 (40.91%) REST
11 3 (13.64%) XML
12 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 13 (59.09%) OO
3 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
4 11 (50.00%) SOLID
5 10 (45.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Content Management
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
9 1 (4.55%) OOP
9 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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