The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 36 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.41% 2.73% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 2.85% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 36
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 £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
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
587 737 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.55% 95.71% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 519 646 672
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Guildford region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 105 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 72 (65.45%) C#
3 67 (60.91%) .NET
4 47 (42.73%) C++
5 44 (40.00%) Finance
6 40 (36.36%) Degree
7 37 (33.64%) SQL Server
8 33 (30.00%) HTML
9 32 (29.09%) Computer Science
10 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
11 29 (26.36%) Linux
12 26 (23.64%) MVC
12 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET
12 26 (23.64%) CSS
12 26 (23.64%) SQL
12 26 (23.64%) .NET Framework
12 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (21.82%) OOD
13 24 (21.82%) OO
14 23 (20.91%) XML
14 23 (20.91%) Subversion
14 23 (20.91%) WPF
15 22 (20.00%) jQuery
15 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (19.09%) Ajax
17 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
17 18 (16.36%) Mathematics
18 17 (15.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 17 (15.45%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.91%) CMS
2 4 (3.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.91%) OnBase
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.64%) LTE
1 15 (13.64%) RANAP
1 15 (13.64%) Asterisk PBX
1 15 (13.64%) RTP
1 15 (13.64%) GSM
1 15 (13.64%) PBX
1 15 (13.64%) UMTS
2 7 (6.36%) VoIP
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.91%) RDBMS
3 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (20.91%) Subversion
2 15 (13.64%) GCC
2 15 (13.64%) GDB
2 15 (13.64%) Trac
3 12 (10.91%) Selenium
4 11 (10.00%) NUnit
5 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.73%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 44 (40.00%) Finance
2 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.91%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.18%) Marketing
5 4 (3.64%) Games
6 2 (1.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (60.91%) .NET
2 33 (30.00%) HTML
3 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.64%) CSS
3 26 (23.64%) .NET Framework
3 26 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (20.91%) XML
4 23 (20.91%) WPF
5 22 (20.00%) jQuery
6 21 (19.09%) Ajax
7 17 (15.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 17 (15.45%) STL
8 15 (13.64%) WCF
9 13 (11.82%) WinForms
10 12 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (7.27%) HTML5
11 8 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (7.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.09%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.36%) Mathematics
3 17 (15.45%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (9.09%) Economics
5 10 (9.09%) Statistics
6 5 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.64%) CCTV
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 2 (1.82%) Xbox
9 1 (0.91%) Firmware
9 1 (0.91%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.91%) Physics
9 1 (0.91%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) Android
3 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 26 (23.64%) MVC
3 24 (21.82%) OOD
3 24 (21.82%) OO
4 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.45%) TDD
6 16 (14.55%) Automated Testing
6 16 (14.55%) Multithreading
7 15 (13.64%) MVVM
8 11 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.27%) Web Development
10 8 (7.27%) Image Processing
10 8 (7.27%) Signal Processing
10 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.36%) Financial Modelling
11 7 (6.36%) Low Latency
12 6 (5.45%) Manual Testing
12 6 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 72 (65.45%) C#
2 47 (42.73%) C++
3 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
4 26 (23.64%) SQL
5 13 (11.82%) C
6 12 (10.91%) Java
7 4 (3.64%) VBA
8 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.82%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.91%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.91%) Python
9 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (36.36%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.64%) ISEB
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Cisco
3 1 (0.91%) EMC
3 1 (0.91%) Kofax
3 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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