The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 47 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.32% 3.14% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 3.17% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 34
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -38.09%
UK excluding London median 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
386 630 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.47% 99.06% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 345 562 565
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) C++
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) OO
6 9 (42.86%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) C
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) MySQL
8 6 (28.57%) Python
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (23.81%) System Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Struts
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) SOAP
10 4 (19.05%) Unix
10 4 (19.05%) OOD
10 4 (19.05%) Online Security
10 4 (19.05%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) Java EE
10 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
10 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
10 4 (19.05%) Big Data
10 4 (19.05%) Rapid Prototyping

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) Data Lake
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) GIS
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) Struts
3 4 (19.05%) Java EE
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 3 (14.29%) EJB
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) Java SE
4 3 (14.29%) JMS
4 3 (14.29%) JSF
4 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) STL
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Blockchain
1 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
1 4 (19.05%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.76%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (23.81%) System Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (19.05%) Functional Programming
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Online Security
6 4 (19.05%) OOD
6 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
6 4 (19.05%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (14.29%) High Availability
7 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) C
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PA-DSS
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) Mapinfo
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Sun
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago