The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 41 65 66
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.69% 1.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Median salary £38,750 £70,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.64% +115.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 290 580 541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.66% 95.87% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 260 514 440
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer 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 in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Suffolk

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

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

Salary histogram for Software Programmer in Suffolk

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Ipswich +25 2 £38,750 -44.64%
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Software Programmer 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 Suffolk region featuring Software Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cloudera