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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 57 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.35% 2.91% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.95% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 34
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
540 611 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.65% 98.71% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 455 523 477
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (92.86%) C#
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 39 (69.64%) Windows
3 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (64.29%) MVC
4 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 32 (57.14%) HTML
5 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 28 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 27 (48.21%) CSS
8 26 (46.43%) Entity Framework
9 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
10 23 (41.07%) SQL
11 22 (39.29%) Web Services
11 22 (39.29%) WinForms
12 21 (37.50%) Subversion
12 21 (37.50%) Web Development
12 21 (37.50%) WPF
12 21 (37.50%) LINQ
12 21 (37.50%) TeamCity
13 20 (35.71%) jQuery
13 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
14 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
14 18 (32.14%) Ajax
14 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
14 18 (32.14%) LINQ to SQL
14 18 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.36%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Kentico
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 21 (37.50%) Subversion
2 21 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.07%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 32 (57.14%) HTML
4 28 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 27 (48.21%) CSS
6 26 (46.43%) Entity Framework
7 22 (39.29%) Web Services
7 22 (39.29%) WinForms
8 21 (37.50%) LINQ
8 21 (37.50%) WPF
9 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (35.71%) jQuery
10 18 (32.14%) Ajax
10 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (32.14%) LINQ to SQL
11 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.36%) React
12 3 (5.36%) REST
12 3 (5.36%) XML
13 2 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Smartcard
2 4 (7.14%) Tandem
3 3 (5.36%) Online Games
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Android
2 12 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (64.29%) MVC
3 21 (37.50%) Web Development
4 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 18 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (21.43%) OO
7 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL
9 2 (3.57%) ITSM
9 2 (3.57%) Service Management
10 1 (1.79%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.79%) Product Management
10 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) C#
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
4 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) PhD
1 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) VMware
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