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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 27 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 58 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.93% 7.24% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 9.62% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
615 395 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.13% 75.24% 72.21%
Number of salaries quoted 542 349 460
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 92 (58.97%) C#
2 77 (49.36%) Degree
3 74 (47.44%) .NET
4 66 (42.31%) SQL
5 63 (40.38%) Computer Science
6 53 (33.97%) Linux
7 50 (32.05%) OO
8 47 (30.13%) C++
9 46 (29.49%) XML
10 40 (25.64%) Finance
11 38 (24.36%) Enterprise Software
12 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (19.23%) Java
14 28 (17.95%) Multithreading
15 27 (17.31%) Windows
16 26 (16.67%) STL
17 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
17 25 (16.03%) Selenium
17 25 (16.03%) Automated Testing
18 24 (15.38%) OOD
19 23 (14.74%) QA
20 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
21 21 (13.46%) .NET Framework
22 20 (12.82%) Subversion
22 20 (12.82%) HTML
23 19 (12.18%) Mathematics
24 18 (11.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 18 (11.54%) Telecoms
25 17 (10.90%) Scrum
25 17 (10.90%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.56%) Confluence
3 3 (1.92%) Node.js
3 3 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.28%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.62%) GSM
1 15 (9.62%) PBX
1 15 (9.62%) UMTS
1 15 (9.62%) RTP
1 15 (9.62%) RANAP
1 15 (9.62%) LTE
1 15 (9.62%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (1.92%) Broadband
3 2 (1.28%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.28%) 3G
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) Big Data
2 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
4 6 (3.85%) MySQL
5 5 (3.21%) SQLite
6 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.03%) Selenium
2 20 (12.82%) Subversion
3 15 (9.62%) GCC
3 15 (9.62%) GDB
3 15 (9.62%) Trac
4 13 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.85%) Maven
7 5 (3.21%) Xcode
7 5 (3.21%) NUnit
7 5 (3.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.56%) JIRA
8 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.92%) Ant
10 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.28%) JMeter
11 1 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 40 (25.64%) Finance
2 18 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.77%) Banking
4 8 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
5 2 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (53.21%) Developer
2 65 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 29 (18.59%) C# Developer
4 21 (13.46%) Test Engineer
4 21 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.46%) Software Test Engineer
4 21 (13.46%) Software Developer
5 20 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.33%) C++ Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Graduate
9 10 (6.41%) Junior
9 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.41%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.77%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Programmer
12 6 (3.85%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.85%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (47.44%) .NET
2 46 (29.49%) XML
3 26 (16.67%) STL
4 21 (13.46%) .NET Framework
5 20 (12.82%) HTML
6 18 (11.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 17 (10.90%) jQuery
8 13 (8.33%) WPF
9 12 (7.69%) CSS
10 11 (7.05%) REST
11 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.77%) Web Services
12 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (5.13%) Ajax
13 8 (5.13%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (5.13%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.49%) Spring
14 7 (4.49%) JSON
14 7 (4.49%) J2SE
15 6 (3.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (40.38%) Computer Science
2 38 (24.36%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (12.18%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.05%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.85%) Open Source
6 5 (3.21%) User Experience
6 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.92%) Life Science
9 2 (1.28%) iPhone
9 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.28%) Xbox
10 1 (0.64%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.64%) Biology
10 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.64%) DTV
10 1 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.97%) Linux
2 27 (17.31%) Windows
3 12 (7.69%) UNIX
4 6 (3.85%) Android
4 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.28%) Solaris
6 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (0.64%) MVS
7 1 (0.64%) AIX
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) OO
2 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.95%) Multithreading
4 25 (16.03%) Automated Testing
5 24 (15.38%) OOD
6 17 (10.90%) Scrum
7 15 (9.62%) OOP
8 11 (7.05%) MVC
9 9 (5.77%) Manual Testing
9 9 (5.77%) Low Latency
10 8 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.13%) MVVM
10 8 (5.13%) TDD
10 8 (5.13%) Performance Testing
11 7 (4.49%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (4.49%) Regression Testing
11 7 (4.49%) Web Testing
11 7 (4.49%) iOS Development
11 7 (4.49%) Database Theory
12 6 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.97%) C#
2 66 (42.31%) SQL
3 47 (30.13%) C++
4 30 (19.23%) Java
5 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.90%) C
7 11 (7.05%) Scala
8 8 (5.13%) VC++
9 7 (4.49%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.85%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.56%) Python
11 4 (2.56%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.56%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.92%) PHP
12 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.28%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.28%) PHP5
14 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (49.36%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.28%) PhD
3 2 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.64%) PMP
4 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.74%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
1 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
1 1 (0.64%) Ambari
Vendors
1 15 (9.62%) Cisco
2 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle
4 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.28%) Atmel
5 1 (0.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.64%) Intel
Guildford, Surrey
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago