The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 26 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.52% 7.37% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 8.42% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 31
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 487 566
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 89.72% 87.59% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 331 455 520
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Suffolk

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Suffolk

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +18 11 £41,500 +10.66%
Stowmarket - 11 £23,500 - 2
Ipswich -22 7 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Haverhill - 1 £25,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) jQuery
4 19 (44.19%) C#
4 19 (44.19%) .NET
5 18 (41.86%) Web Services
5 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.88%) CSS
7 14 (32.56%) CSS3
7 14 (32.56%) OO
8 13 (30.23%) HTML
9 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.91%) Subversion
9 12 (27.91%) Ajax
9 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 11 (25.58%) SOLID
11 10 (23.26%) Linux
12 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (20.93%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (18.60%) Sass
13 8 (18.60%) MVC
13 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
13 8 (18.60%) Oracle
13 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (18.60%) WCF
14 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
14 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
14 7 (16.28%) HTML5
14 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
14 7 (16.28%) TDD

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (9.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) EDRMS
4 2 (4.65%) CloverETL
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) Software Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Software Engineer
4 15 (34.88%) .NET Developer
4 15 (34.88%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (34.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (34.88%) C# Developer
4 15 (34.88%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (32.56%) Graduate
6 13 (30.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 12 (27.91%) .NET Software Engineer
8 10 (23.26%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (18.60%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C/C++ Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
10 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) jQuery
2 19 (44.19%) .NET
3 18 (41.86%) Web Services
4 15 (34.88%) CSS
5 14 (32.56%) CSS3
6 13 (30.23%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) Ajax
8 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) Sass
9 8 (18.60%) WCF
10 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
11 6 (13.95%) JSON
11 6 (13.95%) LAMP
11 6 (13.95%) LESS
11 6 (13.95%) REST
11 6 (13.95%) RESTful
11 6 (13.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) N-Tier
4 4 (9.30%) Fintech
5 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) OO
3 11 (25.58%) SOLID
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) B2B
7 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (11.63%) MVVM
7 5 (11.63%) WFM
8 4 (9.30%) OOD
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) C++
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 6 (13.95%) Assembly Language
5 6 (13.95%) C
5 6 (13.95%) Delphi
5 6 (13.95%) Pascal
6 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Twitter
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Sencha
Ipswich, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Prime Appointments Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £23,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago