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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 48 28 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.50% 7.99% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 8.34% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 25
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
675 899 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.96% 95.74% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 612 767 746
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 1 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 58 (86.57%) Software Engineering
2 32 (47.76%) C++
3 27 (40.30%) C#
4 26 (38.81%) Windows
4 26 (38.81%) OO
5 25 (37.31%) .NET
6 24 (35.82%) Linux
7 21 (31.34%) Degree
8 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
9 15 (22.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (20.90%) Apple iOS
10 14 (20.90%) Android
10 14 (20.90%) C
11 13 (19.40%) SQL
11 13 (19.40%) JSON
12 12 (17.91%) STL
12 12 (17.91%) REST
12 12 (17.91%) Mobile App
13 11 (16.42%) Android Development
13 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
13 11 (16.42%) SQLite
13 11 (16.42%) Multithreading
13 11 (16.42%) Subversion
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
14 10 (14.93%) iOS SDK
14 10 (14.93%) GCC
14 10 (14.93%) Android SDK
14 10 (14.93%) Mobile Development
15 9 (13.43%) Trac
15 9 (13.43%) Asterisk PBX

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.49%) Confluence
1 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Asterisk PBX
1 9 (13.43%) LTE
1 9 (13.43%) RANAP
1 9 (13.43%) RTP
1 9 (13.43%) GSM
1 9 (13.43%) PBX
1 9 (13.43%) UMTS
2 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) SCTP
3 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.48%) 3G
3 3 (4.48%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.99%) Wireless
4 2 (2.99%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (1.49%) NFC
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQLite
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Subversion
2 10 (14.93%) GCC
3 9 (13.43%) Trac
3 9 (13.43%) GDB
4 6 (8.96%) Selenium
4 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.99%) Xcode
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.49%) JUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (19.40%) JSON
4 12 (17.91%) STL
4 12 (17.91%) REST
5 10 (14.93%) iOS SDK
5 10 (14.93%) Android SDK
6 8 (11.94%) XML
7 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.97%) HTML
9 3 (4.48%) WinForms
9 3 (4.48%) Spring
9 3 (4.48%) J2EE
9 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.48%) CSS
9 3 (4.48%) Web Services
10 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.99%) WPF
10 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Mobile App
2 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.46%) Physics
6 4 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.99%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.99%) VHDL
7 2 (2.99%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.49%) iPhone
8 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Linux
3 14 (20.90%) Apple iOS
3 14 (20.90%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (86.57%) Software Engineering
2 26 (38.81%) OO
3 11 (16.42%) Android Development
3 11 (16.42%) Multithreading
4 10 (14.93%) Mobile Development
5 7 (10.45%) OOD
6 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.96%) Web Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.48%) Video Processing
8 3 (4.48%) MVC
8 3 (4.48%) Web Development
9 2 (2.99%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.99%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (2.99%) Signal Processing
10 1 (1.49%) Test Planning
10 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) C++
2 27 (40.30%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) C
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 8 (11.94%) Java
6 6 (8.96%) Embedded C
7 5 (7.46%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.97%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.48%) Python
10 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) PhD
3 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Cisco
2 3 (4.48%) Atmel
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Intel
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago