The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 60 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 12 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.98% 1.17% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.21% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Senior Software Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
584 741 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.37% 95.98% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 512 652 662
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) OOD
4 11 (47.83%) WCF
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
5 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) XML
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
6 9 (39.13%) OO
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) SOAP
7 8 (34.78%) STL
7 8 (34.78%) C++
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
7 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
7 8 (34.78%) RTP
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) GSM
7 8 (34.78%) PBX
7 8 (34.78%) UMTS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) RTP
1 8 (34.78%) GSM
1 8 (34.78%) PBX
1 8 (34.78%) UMTS
1 8 (34.78%) RANAP
1 8 (34.78%) LTE
1 8 (34.78%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) NUnit
1 8 (34.78%) Subversion
1 8 (34.78%) GCC
1 8 (34.78%) GDB
1 8 (34.78%) Trac
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) WCF
3 10 (43.48%) jQuery
3 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (43.48%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (34.78%) SOAP
4 8 (34.78%) STL
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) Ajax
4 8 (34.78%) HTML5
4 8 (34.78%) CSS3
4 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (34.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (13.04%) WPF
5 3 (13.04%) WinForms
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) OOD
3 10 (43.48%) MVC
4 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
4 9 (39.13%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
5 8 (34.78%) TDD
5 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 8 (34.78%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) MVVM
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) C++
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago