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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 57 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.94% 6.86% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 7.10% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 32
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
638 634 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.76% 96.65% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 572 554 691
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (93.62%) Software Engineering
2 23 (48.94%) Windows
3 22 (46.81%) C++
4 21 (44.68%) C#
4 21 (44.68%) .NET
4 21 (44.68%) OO
5 16 (34.04%) Telecoms
6 15 (31.91%) Apple iOS
6 15 (31.91%) Android
7 14 (29.79%) Linux
8 13 (27.66%) WPF
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (23.40%) WinForms
9 11 (23.40%) Smartcard
10 9 (19.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 7 (14.89%) STL
11 7 (14.89%) SQL
12 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
13 5 (10.64%) HTML
13 5 (10.64%) Web Services
13 5 (10.64%) MVC
14 4 (8.51%) CSS
14 4 (8.51%) RTP
14 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.51%) Java
14 4 (8.51%) GSM
14 4 (8.51%) UMTS
14 4 (8.51%) LTE
14 4 (8.51%) Degree
14 4 (8.51%) RANAP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) RTP
2 4 (8.51%) RANAP
2 4 (8.51%) GSM
2 4 (8.51%) UMTS
2 4 (8.51%) LTE
2 4 (8.51%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (4.26%) SCTP
3 2 (4.26%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (4.26%) PBX
3 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.13%) NFC
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQLite
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
1 3 (6.38%) GCC
1 3 (6.38%) GDB
2 2 (4.26%) Trac
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (34.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) WPF
3 11 (23.40%) WinForms
4 9 (19.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (14.89%) STL
6 5 (10.64%) Web Services
6 5 (10.64%) HTML
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
8 3 (6.38%) REST
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) JSON
9 2 (4.26%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) XML
9 2 (4.26%) iOS SDK
9 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.26%) Android SDK
10 1 (2.13%) spray
10 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.13%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Smartcard
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Android
2 15 (31.91%) Apple iOS
3 14 (29.79%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.26%) UNIX
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Software Engineering
2 21 (44.68%) OO
3 5 (10.64%) MVC
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.38%) Android Development
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Development
5 2 (4.26%) ITSM
5 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL
5 2 (4.26%) OOP
6 1 (2.13%) OOD
6 1 (2.13%) E-business
6 1 (2.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.13%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) C++
2 21 (44.68%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
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