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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 48 28 53
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 74 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.13% 8.10% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 8.47% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 63 32
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £59,750
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
678 874 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.58% 95.62% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 605 742 733
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 27 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 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 54 (87.10%) Software Engineering
2 32 (51.61%) C++
3 29 (46.77%) Windows
4 26 (41.94%) C#
5 25 (40.32%) OO
6 22 (35.48%) Linux
7 21 (33.87%) .NET
8 17 (27.42%) Degree
9 15 (24.19%) Android
9 15 (24.19%) Telecoms
9 15 (24.19%) Apple iOS
10 14 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (20.97%) C
12 11 (17.74%) STL
13 10 (16.13%) JSON
13 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
14 9 (14.52%) REST
14 9 (14.52%) Android Development
14 9 (14.52%) SQLite
14 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
14 9 (14.52%) Finance
15 8 (12.90%) SQL
15 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
15 8 (12.90%) Subversion
15 8 (12.90%) GCC
15 8 (12.90%) iOS SDK
15 8 (12.90%) Android SDK
15 8 (12.90%) Mobile Development
16 7 (11.29%) Diameter Protocol
16 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (1.61%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) GSM
1 7 (11.29%) PBX
1 7 (11.29%) UMTS
1 7 (11.29%) RTP
1 7 (11.29%) RANAP
1 7 (11.29%) LTE
1 7 (11.29%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (11.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.84%) 3G
3 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.84%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.84%) SCTP
4 2 (3.23%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQLite
2 1 (1.61%) Big Data
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Subversion
1 8 (12.90%) GCC
2 7 (11.29%) GDB
2 7 (11.29%) Trac
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (24.19%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) .NET
2 14 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (17.74%) STL
4 10 (16.13%) JSON
5 9 (14.52%) REST
6 8 (12.90%) iOS SDK
6 8 (12.90%) Android SDK
7 5 (8.06%) WPF
7 5 (8.06%) WinForms
8 4 (6.45%) XML
9 3 (4.84%) HTML
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.23%) Web Services
10 2 (3.23%) Spring
10 2 (3.23%) J2EE
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.23%) CSS
11 1 (1.61%) JSP
11 1 (1.61%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.06%) Physics
4 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.23%) VHDL
8 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.61%) iPhone
8 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.61%) User Experience
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Linux
3 15 (24.19%) Android
3 15 (24.19%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) Software Engineering
2 25 (40.32%) OO
3 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
3 9 (14.52%) Android Development
4 8 (12.90%) Mobile Development
5 5 (8.06%) OOD
6 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) MVC
7 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Web Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Video Processing
8 2 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (3.23%) Signal Processing
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.61%) TDD
9 1 (1.61%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C++
2 26 (41.94%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) C
4 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Java
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.06%) MATLAB
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.84%) Python
10 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) PhD
4 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Cisco
2 3 (4.84%) Atmel
3 2 (3.23%) Intel
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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