The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 21 28 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.44% 8.45% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 9.32% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 37 6
Median salary £49,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% +25.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £19,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £70,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 118 397 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 87.41% 90.64% 88.22%
Number of salaries quoted 104 354 267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Ipswich

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 15 (55.56%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) OO
4 9 (33.33%) OOD
5 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) Games
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Physics
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
6 7 (25.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
6 7 (25.93%) High Availability
6 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
6 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
6 7 (25.93%) Low Latency
6 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team
6 7 (25.93%) Multithreaded Programming
7 6 (22.22%) CSS3
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
1 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
1 8 (29.63%) Games
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior C++ Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) PHP Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
3 6 (22.22%) CSS3
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) LAMP
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.70%) Dojo
8 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) OOD
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) High Availability
3 7 (25.93%) Low Latency
3 7 (25.93%) Multithreaded Programming
3 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
3 7 (25.93%) Physics
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.81%) B2B
4 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Ruby
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Twitter
2 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.70%) Sencha