The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 46 13 39
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 119 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.58% 15.51% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 18.56% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 115 53
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
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 Engineering
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 641 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.83% 83.57% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 479 557 525
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 47 (54.65%) C#
2 45 (52.33%) .NET
3 41 (47.67%) OO
4 29 (33.72%) Windows
5 28 (32.56%) C++
6 26 (30.23%) XML
7 25 (29.07%) SQL
8 24 (27.91%) Java
9 21 (24.42%) Finance
9 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
10 18 (20.93%) Android
10 18 (20.93%) Apple iOS
10 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
10 18 (20.93%) Linux
11 16 (18.60%) HTML
11 16 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (17.44%) Mathematics
12 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (15.12%) Banking
13 13 (15.12%) Investment Banking
14 11 (12.79%) Degree
15 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
15 10 (11.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 10 (11.63%) QA
15 10 (11.63%) WPF
16 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (10.47%) REST
16 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
16 9 (10.47%) STL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.33%) JBoss
1 2 (2.33%) WordPress
1 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.16%) Node.js
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
1 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) RTP
2 5 (5.81%) GSM
2 5 (5.81%) UMTS
2 5 (5.81%) RANAP
2 5 (5.81%) LTE
2 5 (5.81%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (3.49%) SCTP
3 3 (3.49%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (3.49%) PBX
4 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.16%) SAN
5 1 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (1.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQLite
2 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 4 (4.65%) Big Data
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) GCC
3 4 (4.65%) Subversion
4 3 (3.49%) GDB
4 3 (3.49%) Trac
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.16%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.16%) Maven
6 1 (1.16%) JIRA
6 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.16%) YourKit
6 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 13 (15.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (63.95%) Developer
2 48 (55.81%) Software Engineer
3 39 (45.35%) Software Developer
4 23 (26.74%) Graduate
5 16 (18.60%) Junior
6 15 (17.44%) C# Developer
7 14 (16.28%) C# Software Engineer
8 13 (15.12%) .NET Developer
8 13 (15.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (15.12%) Junior Developer
8 13 (15.12%) Junior Software Developer
8 13 (15.12%) .NET Software Engineer
8 13 (15.12%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (13.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (11.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 8 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
12 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
12 6 (6.98%) Android Developer
12 6 (6.98%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.33%) .NET
2 26 (30.23%) XML
3 16 (18.60%) HTML
4 10 (11.63%) WPF
4 10 (11.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
5 9 (10.47%) STL
5 9 (10.47%) REST
5 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.30%) HTML5
6 8 (9.30%) CSS
6 8 (9.30%) JSON
6 8 (9.30%) WinForms
7 6 (6.98%) J2EE
7 6 (6.98%) Web Services
7 6 (6.98%) Android SDK
7 6 (6.98%) iOS SDK
8 5 (5.81%) Spring
8 5 (5.81%) jQuery
9 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (17.44%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.30%) Smartcard
4 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) Physics
7 2 (2.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.33%) Equities
7 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.33%) User Experience
7 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
2 18 (20.93%) Android
2 18 (20.93%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) OO
2 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.47%) TDD
4 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
4 8 (9.30%) Android Development
5 7 (8.14%) Mobile Development
5 7 (8.14%) BDD
5 7 (8.14%) MVC
6 4 (4.65%) Scrum
7 3 (3.49%) Web Design
7 3 (3.49%) Web Development
7 3 (3.49%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.49%) Low Latency
8 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.33%) OOP
8 2 (2.33%) Project Management
8 2 (2.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.33%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (2.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.65%) C#
2 28 (32.56%) C++
3 25 (29.07%) SQL
4 24 (27.91%) Java
5 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.98%) C
7 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.49%) Scala
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) VB
8 1 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) PhD
4 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Cisco
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Perforce
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