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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 49 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.30% 6.57% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 6.74% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 28
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £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
623 653 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 93.40% 97.46% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 551 574 599
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 £24,250 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (68.00%) C#
2 32 (64.00%) .NET
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) OO
4 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (36.00%) Windows
6 17 (34.00%) Java
7 16 (32.00%) C++
7 16 (32.00%) HTML
7 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (28.00%) Android
9 14 (28.00%) Apple iOS
10 13 (26.00%) Degree
11 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.00%) CSS
11 12 (24.00%) Android Development
12 11 (22.00%) Linux
12 11 (22.00%) JSON
12 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
13 10 (20.00%) SQLite
13 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (20.00%) Web Services
13 10 (20.00%) XML
13 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
13 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
13 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
13 10 (20.00%) iOS SDK
13 10 (20.00%) REST
14 9 (18.00%) C

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Wireless
2 3 (6.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQLite
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.00%) Xcode
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.00%) GCC
3 2 (4.00%) GDB
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.00%) CSS
4 11 (22.00%) JSON
5 10 (20.00%) Web Services
5 10 (20.00%) XML
5 10 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 10 (20.00%) REST
5 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
6 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.00%) Ajax
7 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (12.00%) jQuery
9 5 (10.00%) LINQ
10 4 (8.00%) STL
10 4 (8.00%) WCF
10 4 (8.00%) Flash
10 4 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (16.00%) VHDL
4 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Physics
6 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Android
2 14 (28.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (22.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) OO
1 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.00%) Android Development
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) iOS Development
5 7 (14.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (14.00%) Signal Processing
6 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Business Development
7 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) Coaching
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) SQL
3 17 (34.00%) Java
4 16 (32.00%) C++
5 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (18.00%) C
8 7 (14.00%) MATLAB
9 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.00%) Ruby
10 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.00%) Python
10 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.00%) VB
11 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) PhD
3 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Sony
3 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) Lotus
3 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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