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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 32 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 43 143 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.39% 15.71% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.13% 19.04% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38 131 47
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 £26,050 £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
529 751 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 78.60% 82.53% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 471 632 562
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,707 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 66 (64.71%) C#
2 56 (54.90%) .NET
3 46 (45.10%) OO
4 36 (35.29%) SQL
4 36 (35.29%) C++
5 34 (33.33%) Windows
6 33 (32.35%) XML
7 28 (27.45%) Linux
7 28 (27.45%) Java
7 28 (27.45%) Computer Science
8 27 (26.47%) Finance
9 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (21.57%) Degree
11 21 (20.59%) Mathematics
11 21 (20.59%) Android
11 21 (20.59%) Apple iOS
12 16 (15.69%) STL
12 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
13 15 (14.71%) Investment Banking
13 15 (14.71%) Banking
13 15 (14.71%) QA
14 14 (13.73%) Multithreading
14 14 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (13.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (13.73%) .NET Framework
15 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
15 13 (12.75%) Android Development
16 12 (11.76%) C
17 11 (10.78%) HTML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (0.98%) JBoss
1 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) RANAP
1 6 (5.88%) LTE
1 6 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
1 6 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
1 6 (5.88%) GSM
1 6 (5.88%) PBX
1 6 (5.88%) UMTS
1 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.88%) RTP
2 3 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.94%) 3G
2 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.94%) SCTP
3 2 (1.96%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (1.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) SSH
4 1 (0.98%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQLite
2 5 (4.90%) Big Data
3 4 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.86%) Subversion
3 7 (6.86%) GCC
3 7 (6.86%) Selenium
4 6 (5.88%) GDB
4 6 (5.88%) Trac
5 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.98%) JUnit
7 1 (0.98%) NUnit
7 1 (0.98%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.71%) Investment Banking
3 15 (14.71%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (63.73%) Developer
2 54 (52.94%) Software Engineer
3 41 (40.20%) Software Developer
4 20 (19.61%) Graduate
5 19 (18.63%) C# Developer
6 18 (17.65%) Junior
7 15 (14.71%) Junior Developer
8 14 (13.73%) Junior Software Developer
9 13 (12.75%) .NET Developer
10 12 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (10.78%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (10.78%) .NET Software Engineer
11 11 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (9.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (8.82%) C++ Developer
14 8 (7.84%) Android Developer
14 8 (7.84%) Android Software Engineer
14 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
15 6 (5.88%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.90%) .NET
2 33 (32.35%) XML
3 16 (15.69%) STL
4 14 (13.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 14 (13.73%) .NET Framework
5 11 (10.78%) HTML
5 11 (10.78%) REST
6 10 (9.80%) JSON
7 9 (8.82%) WPF
8 8 (7.84%) iOS SDK
8 8 (7.84%) Android SDK
8 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.86%) HTML5
10 6 (5.88%) WinForms
10 6 (5.88%) Web Services
11 5 (4.90%) J2EE
12 4 (3.92%) Spring
12 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
13 3 (2.94%) CSS
13 3 (2.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.88%) Smartcard
6 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.90%) Physics
7 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.92%) Equities
7 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.96%) VHDL
9 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.98%) User Experience
10 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.98%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (27.45%) Linux
3 21 (20.59%) Android
3 21 (20.59%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (0.98%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) OO
2 14 (13.73%) Multithreading
2 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.75%) Android Development
4 10 (9.80%) TDD
5 9 (8.82%) Mobile Development
6 7 (6.86%) MVC
6 7 (6.86%) Automated Testing
6 7 (6.86%) BDD
7 5 (4.90%) Project Management
7 5 (4.90%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (4.90%) iOS Development
7 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
8 3 (2.94%) OOD
8 3 (2.94%) Web Development
8 3 (2.94%) Scrum
8 3 (2.94%) Cyber Security
8 3 (2.94%) Video Processing
8 3 (2.94%) Web Testing
9 2 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.71%) C#
2 36 (35.29%) SQL
2 36 (35.29%) C++
3 28 (27.45%) Java
4 12 (11.76%) C
5 7 (6.86%) Python
6 6 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 5 (4.90%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.92%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) VC++
10 1 (0.98%) Ruby
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) PhD
3 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Firmware
2 1 (0.98%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (2.94%) Atmel
4 2 (1.96%) Intel
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Telerik
5 1 (0.98%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.98%) DevExpress
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