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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 49 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.36% 5.75% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 6.01% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 40
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
675 899 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.96% 95.74% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 612 767 746
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 38 (76.00%) C#
2 35 (70.00%) .NET
3 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
4 24 (48.00%) OO
5 19 (38.00%) XML
6 16 (32.00%) SQL
7 15 (30.00%) Android
7 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
8 14 (28.00%) Java
8 14 (28.00%) Windows
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (24.00%) JSON
10 12 (24.00%) C++
10 12 (24.00%) HTML
10 12 (24.00%) Finance
10 12 (24.00%) Mobile Development
11 11 (22.00%) REST
11 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
11 11 (22.00%) SQLite
12 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (20.00%) Banking
12 10 (20.00%) TDD
12 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
12 10 (20.00%) Android Development
12 10 (20.00%) iOS SDK
13 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.00%) SQL Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQLite
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) GCC
4 2 (4.00%) Xcode
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) GDB
4 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.00%) Sublime Text
5 1 (2.00%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
2 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) XML
3 12 (24.00%) JSON
3 12 (24.00%) HTML
4 11 (22.00%) REST
5 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 10 (20.00%) iOS SDK
6 8 (16.00%) HTML5
7 7 (14.00%) STL
7 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.00%) Web Services
9 5 (10.00%) CSS
10 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (6.00%) WCF
11 3 (6.00%) WPF
11 3 (6.00%) jQuery
12 2 (4.00%) WinForms
12 2 (4.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
5 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Android
1 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (28.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (48.00%) OO
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) Mobile Development
5 10 (20.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.00%) Android Development
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.00%) Coaching
10 1 (2.00%) People Management
10 1 (2.00%) User Stories
10 1 (2.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) Ruby
7 5 (10.00%) Python
8 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) PHP
9 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.00%) C
9 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.00%) VB6
10 1 (2.00%) VB
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Lotus
2 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.00%) Sony
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