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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 37 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 41 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.25% 4.86% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 5.06% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 17
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
634 849 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.65% 96.04% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 554 698 616
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 73 (85.88%) C#
2 54 (63.53%) .NET
3 43 (50.59%) Software Engineering
4 40 (47.06%) Finance
5 36 (42.35%) SQL
6 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 30 (35.29%) Degree
8 29 (34.12%) C++
8 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
9 28 (32.94%) HTML
10 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET
11 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
12 22 (25.88%) CSS
12 22 (25.88%) WPF
13 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
14 18 (21.18%) Windows
15 16 (18.82%) MVC
15 16 (18.82%) Java
15 16 (18.82%) Banking
16 15 (17.65%) Investment Banking
17 14 (16.47%) TDD
17 14 (16.47%) C
17 14 (16.47%) WinForms
18 13 (15.29%) Scrum
18 13 (15.29%) Linux
18 13 (15.29%) OO
18 13 (15.29%) Marketing
18 13 (15.29%) LINQ
19 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
19 12 (14.12%) Mathematics

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (1.18%) IIS
1 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.24%) NUnit
2 7 (8.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) Banking
3 15 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 13 (15.29%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (63.53%) .NET
2 28 (32.94%) HTML
3 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 22 (25.88%) CSS
4 22 (25.88%) WPF
5 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 14 (16.47%) WinForms
7 13 (15.29%) LINQ
8 11 (12.94%) jQuery
8 11 (12.94%) HTML5
8 11 (12.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (12.94%) CSS3
9 10 (11.76%) LINQ to SQL
9 10 (11.76%) Ajax
9 10 (11.76%) Web Services
10 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.88%) XML
12 4 (4.71%) WCF
13 3 (3.53%) STL
14 2 (2.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Mathematics
1 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.41%) VHDL
4 5 (5.88%) Physics
5 2 (2.35%) PDA
5 2 (2.35%) Animation
5 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) Firmware
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Software Engineering
2 16 (18.82%) MVC
3 14 (16.47%) TDD
4 13 (15.29%) Scrum
4 13 (15.29%) OO
5 12 (14.12%) Multithreading
6 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 10 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
7 8 (9.41%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (9.41%) Signal Processing
7 8 (9.41%) Information Security
7 8 (9.41%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Business Development
8 7 (8.24%) Performance Testing
8 7 (8.24%) Workflow Management
8 7 (8.24%) Code Coverage
8 7 (8.24%) Workflow
8 7 (8.24%) Validation
8 7 (8.24%) User Stories
8 7 (8.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (85.88%) C#
2 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 29 (34.12%) C++
4 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.82%) Java
6 14 (16.47%) C
7 12 (14.12%) VB.NET
8 8 (9.41%) MATLAB
9 7 (8.24%) VBA
10 4 (4.71%) PHP
11 1 (1.18%) Python
11 1 (1.18%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VB6
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) PhD
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago