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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 31 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.44% 5.85% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 6.04% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 32
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 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
642 762 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.98% 96.95% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 587 655 639
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £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 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (73.68%) C#
2 40 (70.18%) .NET
3 30 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 25 (43.86%) OO
5 21 (36.84%) SQL
6 18 (31.58%) HTML
6 18 (31.58%) Java
6 18 (31.58%) Windows
7 17 (29.82%) XML
7 17 (29.82%) Android
7 17 (29.82%) Apple iOS
8 15 (26.32%) C++
8 15 (26.32%) Android Development
9 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
9 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.56%) JSON
10 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
10 13 (22.81%) SQLite
10 13 (22.81%) Degree
10 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.81%) Android SDK
10 13 (22.81%) Mobile App
10 13 (22.81%) iOS SDK
10 13 (22.81%) REST
11 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
11 11 (19.30%) Linux
12 10 (17.54%) Finance
12 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
12 10 (17.54%) CSS
13 9 (15.79%) Web Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Wireless
2 2 (3.51%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQLite
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.77%) Xcode
4 3 (5.26%) NUnit
4 3 (5.26%) GCC
5 2 (3.51%) GDB
5 2 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.75%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
2 8 (14.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 18 (31.58%) HTML
3 17 (29.82%) XML
4 14 (24.56%) JSON
5 13 (22.81%) iOS SDK
5 13 (22.81%) REST
5 13 (22.81%) Android SDK
6 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
7 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
7 10 (17.54%) CSS
8 9 (15.79%) Web Services
9 8 (14.04%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) STL
10 5 (8.77%) Ajax
11 4 (7.02%) WCF
11 4 (7.02%) LINQ
11 4 (7.02%) jQuery
11 4 (7.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
1 13 (22.81%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) VHDL
4 2 (3.51%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.75%) SCADA
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Android
2 17 (29.82%) Apple iOS
3 11 (19.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) OO
3 15 (26.32%) Android Development
4 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 7 (12.28%) iOS Development
7 6 (10.53%) MVC
7 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.77%) BDD
8 5 (8.77%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.02%) Coaching
9 4 (7.02%) Business Development
10 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Information Security
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.51%) Project Management
12 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 18 (31.58%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) C++
5 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.28%) C
8 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.77%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby
9 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.26%) Python
10 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.75%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.75%) Sony
3 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.75%) Lotus
3 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago