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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 32 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 45 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.83% 4.11% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 4.28% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 30
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
637 842 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.66% 96.23% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 557 692 607
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 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 28 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 118 (97.52%) Software Engineering
2 82 (67.77%) C#
3 76 (62.81%) .NET
4 57 (47.11%) C++
5 53 (43.80%) Finance
6 47 (38.84%) Degree
7 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
8 39 (32.23%) HTML
8 39 (32.23%) Microsoft
9 36 (29.75%) Linux
10 33 (27.27%) Computer Science
11 32 (26.45%) .NET Framework
11 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (26.45%) MVC
11 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
11 32 (26.45%) CSS
11 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
12 27 (22.31%) OOD
12 27 (22.31%) SQL
13 26 (21.49%) OO
13 26 (21.49%) WPF
14 25 (20.66%) jQuery
15 24 (19.83%) Ajax
16 23 (19.01%) Subversion
17 21 (17.36%) Mathematics
17 21 (17.36%) Telecoms
17 21 (17.36%) XML
18 20 (16.53%) TDD
19 17 (14.05%) STL
19 17 (14.05%) Boost C++ Libraries

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (12.40%) CMS
2 4 (3.31%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) OnBase
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) GSM
1 15 (12.40%) PBX
1 15 (12.40%) UMTS
1 15 (12.40%) RTP
1 15 (12.40%) LTE
1 15 (12.40%) RANAP
1 15 (12.40%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (7.44%) VoIP
3 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) RDBMS
2 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Subversion
2 15 (12.40%) GCC
2 15 (12.40%) GDB
2 15 (12.40%) Trac
3 11 (9.09%) NUnit
3 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 10 (8.26%) Selenium
5 3 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (43.80%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Telecoms
3 15 (12.40%) Investment Banking
3 15 (12.40%) Banking
4 12 (9.92%) Marketing
5 5 (4.13%) Automotive
6 4 (3.31%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (62.81%) .NET
2 39 (32.23%) HTML
3 32 (26.45%) .NET Framework
3 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
3 32 (26.45%) CSS
4 26 (21.49%) WPF
5 25 (20.66%) jQuery
6 24 (19.83%) Ajax
7 21 (17.36%) XML
8 17 (14.05%) STL
8 17 (14.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 16 (13.22%) WinForms
10 15 (12.40%) WCF
10 15 (12.40%) Razor View Engine
10 15 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (6.61%) SOAP
11 8 (6.61%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.61%) CSS3
11 8 (6.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.36%) Mathematics
3 15 (12.40%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (10.74%) Economics
4 13 (10.74%) Statistics
5 5 (4.13%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.31%) CCTV
7 3 (2.48%) PACS
8 2 (1.65%) Xbox
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.83%) Firmware
9 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.75%) Linux
2 11 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (97.52%) Software Engineering
2 32 (26.45%) MVC
3 27 (22.31%) OOD
4 26 (21.49%) OO
5 20 (16.53%) TDD
6 15 (12.40%) MVVM
7 14 (11.57%) Multithreading
7 14 (11.57%) Automated Testing
8 11 (9.09%) Image Processing
8 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.26%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.61%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.61%) Web Development
10 8 (6.61%) Signal Processing
11 7 (5.79%) Low Latency
11 7 (5.79%) Validation
12 6 (4.96%) UML
12 6 (4.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.77%) C#
2 57 (47.11%) C++
3 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.31%) SQL
5 16 (13.22%) C
6 13 (10.74%) Java
7 7 (5.79%) VBA
8 4 (3.31%) Python
9 3 (2.48%) VB
10 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (38.84%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.40%) Cisco
3 1 (0.83%) Kofax
3 1 (0.83%) BT
3 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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