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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 43 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.65% 3.97% 8.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 4.03% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 50
Average salary £38,750 £42,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.35% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
534 621 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.45% 98.57% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 446 533 504
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 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 11 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (58.70%) .NET
3 26 (56.52%) C#
4 24 (52.17%) OO
5 21 (45.65%) WPF
6 19 (41.30%) SQL
7 18 (39.13%) Android
7 18 (39.13%) Apple iOS
8 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.78%) Java
9 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
10 14 (30.43%) Windows
10 14 (30.43%) Web Services
10 14 (30.43%) XML
11 13 (28.26%) Linux
12 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 12 (26.09%) HTML
12 12 (26.09%) Smartcard
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Mobile
12 12 (26.09%) WinForms
12 12 (26.09%) Degree
13 10 (21.74%) C++
14 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
14 9 (19.57%) Finance
14 9 (19.57%) MVC
14 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
15 8 (17.39%) QA
15 8 (17.39%) TDD
15 8 (17.39%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) RTP
2 4 (8.70%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (8.70%) GSM
2 4 (8.70%) LTE
2 4 (8.70%) PBX
2 4 (8.70%) RANAP
2 4 (8.70%) UMTS
3 1 (2.17%) CTI
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) ISDN
3 1 (2.17%) Q.931
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Android Studio
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Trac
3 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) WPF
3 14 (30.43%) Web Services
3 14 (30.43%) XML
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 12 (26.09%) WinForms
5 7 (15.22%) WCF
6 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
6 5 (10.87%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (10.87%) JavaBeans
7 4 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (8.70%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) SOAP
8 3 (6.52%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) J2EE
8 3 (6.52%) Java EE
8 3 (6.52%) Spring
9 2 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (4.35%) Java SE
9 2 (4.35%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Smartcard
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Cryptography
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) Tandem
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Android
1 18 (39.13%) Apple iOS
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 13 (28.26%) Linux
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (52.17%) OO
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) MVC
4 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
5 8 (17.39%) MVVM
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) Parallel Computing
6 7 (15.22%) Software Architecture
6 7 (15.22%) SOLID
7 5 (10.87%) Information Security
7 5 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.70%) ITSM
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL
9 3 (6.52%) Service Management
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) C#
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.74%) C++
6 5 (10.87%) C
6 5 (10.87%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) PhD
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) PA-DSS
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OT + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago