The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 23 48
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.65% 7.58% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 7.65% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 20
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,375
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 221 327 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.79% 99.09% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1608 2763
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Ipswich

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 6 (60.00%) LESS
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) SOLID
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) JSON

Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) CloverETL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) CSS3
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) LESS
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) SOLID
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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