The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.01% 5.96% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 6.19% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 36
Average salary £32,500 £44,125 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.34% +13.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software Developer
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
639 614 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.61% 96.24% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 573 539 686
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Guildford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 40 (66.67%) .NET
3 33 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 28 (46.67%) Windows
5 25 (41.67%) OO
6 20 (33.33%) WPF
7 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 16 (26.67%) Android
8 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (25.00%) WinForms
8 15 (25.00%) XML
8 15 (25.00%) HTML
9 13 (21.67%) C++
9 13 (21.67%) SQL
9 13 (21.67%) Smartcard
9 13 (21.67%) Windows Mobile
10 12 (20.00%) Finance
10 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (18.33%) CSS
11 11 (18.33%) STL
11 11 (18.33%) Java
12 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 10 (16.67%) PHP
12 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (15.00%) Ruby
13 9 (15.00%) MVC
13 9 (15.00%) Web Services
14 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 8 (13.33%) Python
14 8 (13.33%) Banking

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQLite
3 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.33%) WebStorm
5 2 (3.33%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
2 8 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (66.67%) .NET
2 20 (33.33%) WPF
3 15 (25.00%) HTML
3 15 (25.00%) XML
3 15 (25.00%) WinForms
4 11 (18.33%) CSS
4 11 (18.33%) STL
5 9 (15.00%) Web Services
6 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.00%) jQuery
9 5 (8.33%) HTML5
9 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.67%) JSON
11 3 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (5.00%) REST
12 2 (3.33%) iOS SDK
12 2 (3.33%) Android SDK
13 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Smartcard
2 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Android
2 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 13 (21.67%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (41.67%) OO
3 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 7 (11.67%) TDD
6 6 (10.00%) Information Security
6 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.67%) BDD
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.00%) SDLC
8 3 (5.00%) Web Development
8 3 (5.00%) ITSM
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL
9 2 (3.33%) Process Management
9 2 (3.33%) Data Management
9 2 (3.33%) User Stories
9 2 (3.33%) Android Development
9 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.67%) People Management
10 1 (1.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) C++
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Java
4 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.67%) PHP
5 9 (15.00%) Ruby
6 8 (13.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Epicor
3 1 (1.67%) Lotus
3 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.67%) Sage
3 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
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