The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 58 50 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.54% 5.72% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 5.86% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 29
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,250 £33,500
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% -
Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
748 853 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.27% 97.60% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 646 705 529
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Surrey

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 29 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 126 (96.18%) Software Engineering
2 93 (70.99%) C#
3 87 (66.41%) .NET
4 65 (49.62%) Finance
5 59 (45.04%) C++
6 52 (39.69%) Microsoft
7 50 (38.17%) HTML
7 50 (38.17%) SQL Server
8 48 (36.64%) Degree
9 42 (32.06%) MVC
9 42 (32.06%) ASP.NET
10 41 (31.30%) CSS
10 41 (31.30%) .NET Framework
11 40 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (29.77%) JavaScript
13 35 (26.72%) Linux
14 32 (24.43%) WPF
14 32 (24.43%) Computer Science
15 30 (22.90%) jQuery
16 29 (22.14%) SQL
17 28 (21.37%) Ajax
18 27 (20.61%) OOD
19 26 (19.85%) OO
20 24 (18.32%) Mathematics
21 23 (17.56%) TDD
22 21 (16.03%) WinForms
22 21 (16.03%) Subversion
23 20 (15.27%) Razor View Engine
24 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 19 (14.50%) Relational Database

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (14.50%) CMS
2 5 (3.82%) IIS
3 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) OnBase
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) GSM
1 13 (9.92%) PBX
1 13 (9.92%) UMTS
1 13 (9.92%) RTP
1 13 (9.92%) RANAP
1 13 (9.92%) LTE
1 13 (9.92%) Asterisk PBX
2 12 (9.16%) VoIP
3 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.50%) RDBMS
2 19 (14.50%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (16.03%) Subversion
2 13 (9.92%) GCC
2 13 (9.92%) GDB
2 13 (9.92%) Trac
3 12 (9.16%) NUnit
4 10 (7.63%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.05%) Selenium
5 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.76%) Moq
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) MSTest
General
1 65 (49.62%) Finance
2 19 (14.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.74%) Banking
3 18 (13.74%) Investment Banking
4 16 (12.21%) Marketing
5 5 (3.82%) Automotive
6 4 (3.05%) Games
7 2 (1.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (66.41%) .NET
2 50 (38.17%) HTML
3 42 (32.06%) ASP.NET
4 41 (31.30%) CSS
4 41 (31.30%) .NET Framework
5 40 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (24.43%) WPF
7 30 (22.90%) jQuery
8 28 (21.37%) Ajax
9 21 (16.03%) WinForms
10 20 (15.27%) Razor View Engine
11 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (13.74%) WCF
13 15 (11.45%) XML
14 14 (10.69%) STL
15 13 (9.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 9 (6.87%) HTML5
17 8 (6.11%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (6.11%) SOAP
17 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.43%) Computer Science
2 24 (18.32%) Mathematics
3 17 (12.98%) Statistics
3 17 (12.98%) Economics
4 8 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.05%) CCTV
5 4 (3.05%) PACS
6 3 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.53%) Xbox
8 1 (0.76%) Physics
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.72%) Linux
2 15 (11.45%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (96.18%) Software Engineering
2 42 (32.06%) MVC
3 27 (20.61%) OOD
4 26 (19.85%) OO
5 23 (17.56%) TDD
6 15 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.45%) Financial Modelling
6 15 (11.45%) MVVM
7 12 (9.16%) Multithreading
7 12 (9.16%) Image Processing
8 11 (8.40%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Web Development
10 9 (6.87%) Validation
11 8 (6.11%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.11%) UML
11 8 (6.11%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.11%) Automated Testing
11 8 (6.11%) Signal Processing
11 8 (6.11%) Low Latency
12 6 (4.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 93 (70.99%) C#
2 59 (45.04%) C++
3 39 (29.77%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.14%) SQL
5 17 (12.98%) Java
6 16 (12.21%) C
7 11 (8.40%) VBA
8 5 (3.82%) Python
9 4 (3.05%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.53%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.53%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (36.64%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.05%) ISEB
4 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (39.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.92%) Cisco
3 1 (0.76%) BT
3 1 (0.76%) Kofax
3 1 (0.76%) Twitter
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