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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 55 30 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.75% 6.23% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 6.47% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 10
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £60,000 £45,000
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
646 510 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.63% 96.23% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 547 447 537
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (68.52%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) .NET
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 23 (42.59%) Degree
5 22 (40.74%) Windows
6 21 (38.89%) C++
7 19 (35.19%) HTML
7 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
8 17 (31.48%) Java
8 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
9 16 (29.63%) Linux
9 16 (29.63%) OO
9 16 (29.63%) CSS
10 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 14 (25.93%) VB.NET
12 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
13 12 (22.22%) C
13 12 (22.22%) Web Services
13 12 (22.22%) VHDL
14 11 (20.37%) Scrum
14 11 (20.37%) MATLAB
14 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
14 11 (20.37%) Ajax
14 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.37%) Android
14 11 (20.37%) Digital Signal Processing
14 11 (20.37%) Signal Processing
14 11 (20.37%) Apple iOS
15 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Wireless
2 3 (5.56%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQLite
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.26%) Xcode
3 4 (7.41%) NUnit
4 3 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.70%) GCC
5 2 (3.70%) GDB
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) HTML
3 16 (29.63%) CSS
4 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 12 (22.22%) Web Services
6 11 (20.37%) Ajax
6 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
7 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (16.67%) LINQ
8 9 (16.67%) jQuery
9 8 (14.81%) JSON
9 8 (14.81%) XML
9 8 (14.81%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (12.96%) iOS SDK
10 7 (12.96%) REST
10 7 (12.96%) CSS3
10 7 (12.96%) HTML5
10 7 (12.96%) Android SDK
11 6 (11.11%) STL
11 6 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
2 12 (22.22%) VHDL
3 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.85%) Animation
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Android
3 11 (20.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
2 16 (29.63%) OO
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 11 (20.37%) Digital Signal Processing
3 11 (20.37%) Signal Processing
4 10 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 9 (16.67%) Business Development
5 9 (16.67%) Android Development
5 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (16.67%) Coaching
6 8 (14.81%) Information Security
6 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.41%) MVC
9 2 (3.70%) TDD
9 2 (3.70%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) C++
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (31.48%) Java
6 14 (25.93%) VB.NET
7 12 (22.22%) C
8 11 (20.37%) MATLAB
9 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.70%) Ruby
10 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.70%) Python
11 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) PhD
3 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) Sony
3 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.85%) Lotus
3 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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